Recently, Japanese company Sharp has launched its latest Android Pe smartphone, the S3. Quite interestingly, this latest smartphone can be called as the modified version of the iPhone 5C. Some might not remember this, but this was Apple’s foray into making a plastic-cased, brightly colored line of theoretically cheaper iPhones. This attempt might not have lasted long, largely due to people preferring the nicer aluminum models and the fact that they weren’t actually cheap.
So, whatever be the looks, let’s take a quick glimpse of the specs and features of this phone by Smart.
This Sharp S3 smartphone features a 5-inch full-HD (1920×1080 pixels) IGZO display and is powered by Qualcomm octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage. Also, it is backed by Android 8.0 Oreo. Talking on camera, the phone sports a 13.1-megapixel rear camera. With this, there is also a 5-megapixel front camera on board. Sharp promises crystal clear images with the S-Pure LED backlighting of the display.The handset comes with 32GB of internal storage, expanding up to 256 GB, via a microSD card.
In terms of connectivity, the Sharp S3 has support for 4G LTE and VoLTE with a promised talk time of 22 hours on LTE network and standby time of 605 hours. Other options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and USB Type-C port for data transfer and charging. There is a 3.5mm headphone jack as well as a supporting feature.
The phone boasts of a 2700mAh battery. It takes around 155 minutes to charge it fully. The Sharp S3 comes with IPX5, IPX8, and IP6 X certification for water, dust, and shock resistance. In terms of dimensions, the S3 measures 71x144x8.5mm and weigh 143 grams.