Sharp Unveils Another Bezel-less Smartphone

Sharp Unveils Another Bezel-Less Smartphone

While some of the better known Android OEMs have jumped on the bezel-less bandwagon in 2017, Sharp has been toying with the idea for a couple of years now. It came out with the Aquos Crystal back in 2014. The handset had a bezel-less design but it was only made available to customers in Japan. Sharp today unveiled a new handset of a similar nature called the Aquos S2.

At first glance, you might mistake it for the Essential Phone because the Aquos S2 and the Essential Phone actually look quite similar. The similarities are only on the surface, though, as the Sharp handset has mid-range specifications.

Nissan Qashqai N-sport Special Edition Adds Value, Sharp Pricing

Nissan Qashqai N-Sport Special Edition adds value, sharp pricing

Nissan Australia has bumped up the value equation of its popular Qashqai SUV with the release of a special edition, the Nissan Qashqai N-Sport Special Edition.

With $1800 worth of included accessories, the N-Sport Special Edition gains 18-inch alloy wheels (over the standard 17-inch rims) plus a host of what the company is calling ‘ice chrome' detailing to distinguish it from the standard spec Qashqai.

Sharp Cuts Size Of Storage Battery System

Sharp Cuts Size of Storage Battery System

Sharp Corp reduced the size of its storage battery system by about 54% and will release it June 1, 2017.

It is a storage battery system for indoor use and can be connected to a cloud server. The manufacturer's suggested retail price of the system (a lithium-ion battery and a PV inverter) is ¥2,280,000 (approx US$20,875, excluding tax).

Sword Fans To Run To Nara To See Sharp Edge Of Date Masamune

Sword fans to run to Nara to see cutting edge of Date Masamune

NARA- - History buffs and freshly discovered fanatics of times long past alike are sliding on Yakushiji sanctuary here for a display of hundreds of years old Japanese swords including one apparently waved by medieval ruler Date Masamune (1567-1636).

In expansion to the current "Uwasano Katana Ten II" (Exhibition of whispered swords II) that goes through April 23, an uncommon presentation on April 2 and 3 will demonstrate six extremely valuable edges including "Okurikarahiromitsu," an administration assigned vital artwork.

Sharp Discusses Solar Business Feasibility With Low Fit

Sharp Discusses Solar Business Feasibility With Low FIT Sharp Corp accepted an investment from Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd, a major electronics manufacturing service (EMS) company based in Taiwan, and became a subsidiary of the company in August 2016. In the process of going under the umbrella of Hon Hai, speculative articles were released several times regarding the separation of the solar power generation business, etc, and Sharp rejected the validity of such articles every time they appeared.

Sharp Launches Star Wars Smartphone In Japan

Sharp Launches Star Wars Smartphone In JapanIf you like spending money on Star Wars gear perhaps you might want to pick up this new smartphone from Sharp. Bear in mind that it’s only going to be released in Japan so either you’ll have to go all the way to the Land of the Rising Sun to get one for yourself or import it through other means. Sharp is going to launch this special edition smartphone in both Light Side and Dark Side variants because it takes inspiration from Star Wars after all.

Sharp's Chair Charges Mobiles With Solar Electricity

Sharp's Chair Charges Mobiles With Solar ElectricitySharp Corp announced Oct 26, 2016, that it has developed the "Solar Charging Stand," an outdoor chair equipped with a solar panel, rechargeable battery, etc.
It is possible to charge a mobile device (e.g. smartphone) via a USB port on the rear side of the seat while sitting on the chair and drinking coffee, etc.

Sharp Ceo May Have Confirmed Next Iphone’s Oled Display

Sharp CEO May Have Confirmed Next iPhone’s OLED DisplayWe’ve been hearing rumors for a few years now that Apple is going to shift to OLED displays for the iPhone but the company hasn’t done that yet. Recent rumors suggest that next year’s model, which will also be a commemoration of the iPhone’s tenth anniversary, is going to feature an OLED display. The newly appointed Sharp CEO Tai Jeng-wu appears to have confirmed rumors that the next-generation iPhone is going to have an OLED display.

Ceatec 2016: Sharp Unveils Igzo Display That’s Over 1,000ppi

CEATEC 2016: Sharp Unveils IGZO Display That’s Over 1,000ppiIf virtual reality to take off, there obviously needs to be some improvements made. There is still a lot of areas that VR could stand to improve upon, and one of those things would be the displays used. Obviously by having a higher resolution, it would allow for images to appear sharper, and thus more realistic.

Sharp In Negotiations With Apple For The 2017 Iphone’s Display

Sharp In Negotiations With Apple For The 2017 iPhone’s DisplayIt seems that it has been less than a month since the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus have been released, but there is already a lot of talk and interest generated around the 2017 iPhone, which last we heard could be known as the iPhone 8. Now one of the rumors is that the iPhone 8 is expected to feature OLED displays, and it seems that Sharp is a potential supplier.

Cruz, Seager Back Sharp Iwakuma

Cruz, Seager back sharp IwakumaAsk the streaking Seattle Mariners what the primary catalyst for their success has been over the past few weeks, and they won’t say home runs or quality starting pitching.
They’ll say it’s fun.
Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Mariners past the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 on Wednesday night, extending their longest winning streak of the season to eight games.