The Sharp Aquos Sense3 series of smartphones is official

25 September 2019, 08:26:17

The Sharp Aquos Sense3 series of smartphones is officialOn September 25, Sharp unveiled a trio of smartphones from its new Sense3 series, together with the Aquos Zero2. The base model is the Aquos Sense3. It features a 5.5-inch IGZO display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. Power is supplied by a 4000 mAh battery, while performance relies on a Snapdragon 630 chipset paired to 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The camera department includes a 12MP main shooter with an f/2.0 aperture and a 12MP ultra-wide snapper with a 121-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.2 aperture. On the front, there's an 8MP snapper for selfies with an f/2.2 aperture and 86° wide angle.

The higher specced model is the Aquos Sense3 Plus, which arrives with a 6-inch IGZO display, 1080 x 2220 resolution and a Snapdragon 636 chipset. There are 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM onboard and a choice of two storage capacities - 64GB and 128GB. This model has the same 4000 mAh battery as the previous one. What's more, it is equipped with two stereo speakers supporting Hi-Res audio and Dolby Atmos. The camera department is a bit different. It includes a 12.2MP main shooter with an f/1.8 aperture and a 13.1MP ultra-wide camera with a 123-degree wide-angle and an f/2.4 aperture. The front-facing snapper has an 8MP sensor, an 80-degree angle of view and an f/2.4 aperture.

Finally, there's the Aquos Sense3 Lite, which is a Rakuten mobile-exclusive model. It is the same as the base model except for lacking a second rear camera. All three smartphones have IP65/IP68 certification for water and dust resisntace and are equipped with USB Type-C ports, no 3.5 mm jacks. The devices will be launched next month in Japan and most likely won't hit other markets.Source

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