Sharp has announced its latest flagship smartphone called the Aquos R3. This is coming, after the company unveiled the AQUOS R2 Compact last year. The new phone features a dual-notch design, one at the top and the other, at the bottom. The top notch houses the front camera at the top, while the bottom notch, is home to the phone’s fingerprint sensor.
Specification details, show the device coming with a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ IGZO LCD screen display. The phone is fueled by Snapdragon 855 processor, supported by a 6GB of RAM. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system, straight out of the box. The Sharp Aquos R3 is powered by a 3,200mAh battery with fast charging, wireless charging.
Sharp Aquos R3 Key Specs
- 6.2-inch Quad HD+ (3120 × 1440 pixels) 19.5:9 IGZO LCD 2.5D curved glass display, 120Hz refnresh rate
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform (1 x 2.84GHz Kryo 485 + 3 x 2.42GHz Kryo 485 + 4x 1.80GHz Kryo 485) with Adreno 640 GPU
- 6GB LPDDR4X RAM, 64GB storage (UFS), expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- 12.2MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 78° wide-angle lens, OIS, 20.1MP secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture, 125° ultra-wide lens
- 16.3MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, Dolby Atmos
- 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 3,200mAh battery with fast charging, wireless charging
Sharp Aquos R3 Design And Display
The phone features a simple body design, built with plastic material. It features two cameras vertically arranged on the back, with the flash beside the top one. The font comes with two notch design, one at the top and housed the front camera, the other at the chip, where the fingerprint sensor is located.
Sharp Aquos R3 is available in colours like Premium Black, Platinum White, Elegant Green, Pink Amethyst and Luxury Red. It has a body dimension measuring 156 x 74 x 8.9mm, with a weight of 185 grams. The front of the phone sports a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ IGZO LCD 2.5D curved glass display. It has a screen resolution of 3120 × 1440 pixels, with an aspect ration of 19.5:9.
Sharp Aquos R3 Storage And Performance
The phone packs a 64GB internal storage and this, is expandable up to 512GB via memory card. It is fueled by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 processor, with an Adreno 640 GPU. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system, straight out of the box. The smartphone comes with a 6GB of RAM. The Sharp Aquos R3 is powered by a 3,200mAh battery with fast charging, wireless charging.
Connectivity support of the device, include dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with GLONASS and USB Type-C.
Sharp Aquos R3 Camera Review
The Sharp Aquos R3 features two rear cameras, with a single shooter at the front. The sports a 12.2MP rear camera with LED Flash and f/1.7 aperture. This is supported by a 78° wide-angle lens, OIS, 20.1MP secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture, 125° ultra-wide lens. The front sports at 16.3MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Sharp Aquos R3 Price
The price of the phone, has not been officially announced, so we will be updating you when it has been made known.
Sharp Aquos R3 Full Specifications
SIM Card Dual SIM
2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
4G Yes, LTE band 2100 / 1900 / 2300
Weight 185 grams
Dimensions 156 x 74 x 8.9mm
Colours Premium Black, Platinum White, Elegant Green, Pink Amethyst and Luxury Red
External Up to 512GB, microSD
Size 6.2-inch Quad HD+ IGZO display
Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
RESOLUTION 3120 × 1440 pixels
PROCESSOR & OS
GPU Adreno 640
OS Android 9.0 Pie
CHIPSET Snapdragon 855 Processor
Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11
Sensor Face Unlock
Front 16.3MP front-facing camera
Rear 12.2MP + 20.1MP Camera
Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
Video Recording Yes,
Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
Jack Size 3.5mm
Battery Model 3200mAh battery with fast charging, wireless charging