Sharp S7 Android One smartphone with week-long battery backup launched in Japan

Sharp has launched a rebranded variant of the Sharp Aquos Sense 3 Lite in Japan. The Sharp S7 is an Android One offering and according to the brand, offers a battery backup of up to one week.

Sharp S7: specifications and features

Sharp S7 Android One phone

Sharp S7 specifications and features:

The phone comes with a metallic chassis, weighs 167 grams and measures 147mm x 70mm x 8.9mm. The display on Sharp S7 is a 5.5-inch IGZO LCD panel with a resolution of 1,080 x 2,160 pixels and visible bezels on top and bottom. The IGZO LCD technology purportedly saves energy and helps the battery last longer. Performance-wise, the phone relies on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor with 3GB of RAM.

The Sharp S7 houses a single rear camera shooter with a 12MP lens which features an aperture of f/2.0 and EIS (electronic image stabilisation). For selfies, the phone has an AI-enabled 8MP snapper with an aperture of f/2.2. The Sharp S7 runs Android 10 out-of-the-box and the company will roll out one major Android update within 24 months, at the minimum. The phone will also receive 36 months of security updates. Sharp has launched the device in three shades – peach, silver and grey. It will be available to purchase in Japan in December, however, we do not have any information about the price tag yet.

Avica Bedi

Avica is a writer, inside out. Having found her love for technology by chance, she is an English Literature student and an entrepreneur. She loves reading stuff, drools over animals all day, binge-watches Netflix shows whole-heartedly and aspires to bring a change in this world. Oh, and she loves trying out new smartphones.