“The Aquos S3 features a display notch and a nearly bezel-less design”
Last week, the Japanese electronics company Sharp unveiled the Aquos S3 Mini with an Essential Phone-like display notch and a nearly bezel-free design. Today, the company has introduced yet another smartphone called the Sharp Aquos S3. The brand claims that the Aquos S3 is the most compact 6-inch smartphone in the world. The handset measures 148.2mm x 74.2mm, which makes it 3.5mm smaller and 1.2mm narrower than the 6-inch LG V30.
The Sharp Aquos S3 sports a notch above the screen, which contains the selfie camera and the earpiece. The phone features a 6-inch IPS LCD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a resolution of 2,160 x 1,080 pixels. The handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, aided by 4GB of RAM. The smartphone offers 64GB of built-in storage.
For photography, the Aquos S3 comes with a 12-megapixel primary snapper at the rear, aided by a 13-megapixel secondary shooter. On the front, the smartphone houses a 16-megapixel selfie camera. In terms of connectivity, the handset offers 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and A-GPS. Software wise, the Aquos S3 boots Android 8.0 Oreo with Sharp’s Smile UX on top. A 3,200mAh battery, which comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support, keeps the phone running.
The Sharp Aquos S3 has been priced at TWD 11,990 (~Rs 26,700) and will be available in Taiwan in a single black hue starting April 1st.