The World’s First 5G Hotel is Here Eunice Isobel Lee August 9, 2019 Features, Tech 1 Comment Whether you’re a hardcore tech-head or a keen traveler, anyone looking for the latest luxury getaway without breaking the bank can now turn to OPPO’s innovative 5G-powered smart hotel in Australia – the first of its kind in maximizing the possibilities of tech through a hyper-curated hotel experience. With a matte black exterior and minimalist interior touches to match, the 5G Hotel is classy, elegant, and sophisticated. These aesthetics, paired with the high-tech component of the 5G-powered hotel, is what truly sets it apart. The luxury one bedroom suite is jam-packed with the latest technology including 5G cloud gaming, buffer-free streaming, a range of immersive AR apps, and advanced smart home features – including a smart mirror! To give everyone a glimpse of what’s possible with 5G, OPPO created the world’s first travelling 5G-powered Smart Hotel. The entire hotel is powered via OPPO’s Reno smartphone and the 5G network, and is packed full of the latest tech. It will be touring 5G locations throughout Australia over the next few months, beginning its journey in the Gold Coast Australia’s very own Home of the Arts (HOTA). What can travelers expect from the 5G Hotel? Don’t let this look fool you! Everything in this room can be controlled all from the bed. Ever wanted to live in a smart home? Well, Oppo’s 5G hotel can give you a glimpse into high-tech living. There is a smart mirror which you connect your device to and you can watch the latest news, get updates on stocks, read the morning newspaper, watch movies, or get the ideal light for the perfect mirror selfie. The hotel also has a 5G Gaming Suite, where guests can experience a high-end gaming computer in the palm of their hand. Users can game locally on the PC, or leverage the 5G smartphone to access a library of games and play from anywhere. Smart mirror You get an Oppo Reno 5G in your room that is connected to a Google Home Hub, as well as an array of smart-home features. Just speak to control the lighting, play your favorite songs from YouTube Music, ask questions, as well as get visual and immersive answers from Google. You also get to experience augmented reality, with an AR wardrobe—change outfits without even having to get out of your current ones! And of course, what would be the point of staying in a 5G hotel if you don’t get to download, stream, and watch to your heart’s content over the lightning speeds of 5G? The 5G Hotel is a 40ft shipping container turned futuristic hotel – is available to book from August 1st to August 30th at HOTA for AU$150 (roughly Php 5,300) per night*, with all proceeds from bookings being donated to local charities. Guests can take in a show, attend one of the many HOTA events, or simply sit back and relax, taking in views of the city’s skyline. While staying in the OPPO 5G Hotel, guests can also enjoy the Glow Festival, Farmers Markets, as well as the dancing in the Green and the Gold Coast Eisteddfood, the largest performing arts show of its kind in Australia. How to Book? OPPO 5G Hotel bookings available from 1st August 2019 – 30th August 2019 Cost: AU$150 per night for two people Location: HOTA The Gold CoastTo book, or for more information on where the 5G Hotel goes next, head to www.oppo5GHotel.com One Response KidePlace.com September 5, 2019 From airstream inns to Taco Bell hotel pop-ups, we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to unique accommodation options around the world. These innovative boltholes offer an experience unlike the five-star resorts we’ve become accustomed to, and are out to challenge travel norms.