Sharp Android One S5 is now available for sale in Japan after being teased in a video during the holidays. The new smartphone which was released in collaboration with Japan’s SoftBank is also known as Aquos S5. It runs on Android 9 Pie stock OS out of the box, it’s powered by the Snapdragon 450 chip with a full view FHD+ IGZO display. The device just hit the stores with a starting price of ¥9,612 Japanese Yen ($89).
The body was made entirely from Metal and looks very simple just like most Sharp smartphone, although there’s a little resemblance with the Sense2. The device doesn’t come with a rear fingerprint scanner but supports Face Unlock. It measures 8.1mm in thickness, weighs 149g overall and available in Pink, Blue and Silver.
The S5 is built around a 5.5-inch FHD+ IGZO full view display. The screen boasts of 1080 x 2160 pixels in resolution along with a 439 pixel per inch density for clear visuals as well. Overall, the screen stretches up to 74.53% screen-to-body ratio.
Software and Hardware
It runs on Android 9 Pie operating system out of the box. Steering the wheel, is the Snapdragon 450 chipset from Qualcomm which comes with 8-cores of processor clocking at 1.8GHz offering a smooth ride.
The Qualcomm Adreno 506 graphics card handles everything graphics. The phone packs 32GB internal storage space for storing your files, you can expand up to 512GB using a memory card. It comes with 3GB RAM space for multitasking through apps and tasks.
The Sharp Android One S5 houses a single 12MP rear camera for all your photography needs. The camera is equipped with a dual-LED flash and other internal features listed in the table below. For taking selfies, there’s an 8MP shooter with f/2.2 aperture.
Powering up the S5 is a 2700mAh battery capacity with support for fast charging. Charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 2.5 hours.
Sharp Android One S5 Specs
・5.5-inch FHD+ IGZO capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2160 pixels
・Android 9 Pie
・Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
・32GB Internal Storage
・12MP rear camera
・8MP selfie camera
Sharp Android One S5 Features and Video Review
Sharp Android One S5 Full Specifications
|Model||Sharp Android One S5|
|Status||Available on Shopping stores|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 /1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G Network|| LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
Nano + Nano
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|Dimensions||71 x 148 x 8.1 mm|
|Water Resistant||Yes, IP58 + IP6X|
|Display Type||IGZO capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels|
|Touch Screen Model||Capacitive|
|Features|| Multitouch, Scratch Resistant, Display manufacturer – Sharp
2.5D curved glass screen
White balance settings
|Android 9.0 Pie|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 450|
|GPU (Graphics)||Qualcomm Adreno 506|
|Yes, up to 512GB|
|Card Type||microSD, microSDHC, microSDX|
|Controls||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|USB Type||Yes, Type C|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|Battery Type||Li-Po Battery|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
Sharp Android One S5 Unboxing
|Inside The Box||
NB: Details may vary.
Sharp Android One S5 Price
|Starting From||$89 – $99|
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