The Sharp Aquos R Compact has almost all the required features that a user needs in a smartphone. It is powerful, has good quality cameras and is great in storage too. The great display quality offers crisp and lively visual experience. However, the only drawback of the device is its average battery backup.
Display and Configuration
The Sharp Aquos R Compact comes with a 4.9-inch LCD display with a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,032 pixels, resulting from a density of 470 PPI. The IP68 rated display make sure that the device is water and dust proof. For the performance of the system, the smartphone is powered by an octa-core (2.2GHz quad-core, Kryo + 1.84GHz, quad-core, Kryo) processor and is based on Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956 chipset. The processor is paired with Adreno 512 graphics unit for good gaming performance and also a 3GB RAM for multitasking without any lagging. The smartphone boots on the latest Android v8.0 (Oreo) operating system and is available in four colours - Amethyst Purple, Tourmaline Black, Moon White and Diamond Yellow colour options.
Camera and Storage
The smartphone has a 16.4MP primary camera along with the presence of an LED flash, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) and ISO control. These features are used to process superior quality images. For the delight of the selfie lovers and also for video calling purpose, an 8MP front camera is available. At the storage front, the smartphone has a good 32GB internal memory which can be further expanded up to 256GB with the help of a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The Sharp Aquos R Compact gets all its required fuel from a 2,500mAh Li-polymer battery along with quick charging which claims to deliver a long time of non-stop entertainment. The smartphone has a wide range of connectivity options like 4G with voice over LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, mobile hotspot, advanced Bluetooth v5.0, A-GPS along with Glonass, near-field connectivity and a USB type-C slot. At the front panel, there is a fingerprint sensor installed which makes the device secure. Other sensors in the device are a light sensor, proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass and Gyroscope.