Sharp has now come forward with the latest Android handset from its abode and has been called the Sharp Lynx 3D (SH-03C) Android Phone. The phone has been already announced by the company at a press conference today at Tokyo Midtown, in Akasaka, Tokyo, and is said that the handset is going to support GSM/GPRS/EDGE and UMTS/HSDPA network. With the bearing of similarity with the Galapagos 003SH and 005SH, the Sharp Lynx 3D SH-03C Android Phone is being accompanied by a 3.8-inch touchscreen ASV display (Sharp Advanced Super View TFT) which will rather support a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels (WVGA). The screen shall be capable of portraying and handling of 3D content without even the use of 3D glasses.
Some of the other features of the Sharp Lynx 3D Android Phone include the typical ones as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and microSD card slot and shall run on Android 2.1 operating system. This is quite a big advantage for the handset as because this will attract users not only for the features being accompanied by the handset, but also attract the Android aficionados and lovers. Apart from this, the handset is to portray a 9.6-megapixel camera with CCD sensor and shall even provide with the capability of supporting 3D mode and can also record 720p HD video recording with 1280 x 720 pixels.
The Sharp Lynx SH-03C Android Phone is to be available in the hues of purple, black and white, and shall be available in December, 2010. The company is even promising all that there shall be an update to Android 2.2 Froyo available for the handset in near future. The specifications of the handset have been listed below:
Sharp Lynx 3D SH-03C Specifications:
- 3.8-inch touchscreen ASV display with WVGA
- Resolution: 480 x 800 pixels
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, & GPS connectivity options
- 9.6 megapixel camera with CCD sensor
- 720p HD video recording (1280 x 720 pixels)
- External microSD card slot support
- Support for GSM/GPRS/EDGE and UMTS/HSDPA network
- Supports 3D mode
- Runs on Android 2.1 operating system
The main presentation of the press conference by the company actually involved five smartphones on the three cell carriers in Japan, and the “product display consisted of a grand total of the five smartphones, twelve models of featurephones, a 3G e-book reader on NTT Docomo, and the two Galapagos tablets already outed at their September 27 event.”
The LYNX and Galapagos smartphones has been distinguished in the world as the first smartphones with glassless 3D displays in the world. By this, Sharp is having the hopes that it might actually start a new genre of 3D media and games for the smartphone platform and the boosting up of popularity of the same. Sharp Lynx SH-03C features Stereoscopic 3D for a special edition pre-installed 3D games and video support. For more information on detailed features, visit http://www.sharp.co.jp/products/sh03c/. There is no information available on the Sharp Lynx 3D SH-03C price and availability yet. We will keep you updated on Sharp 3D Android Phone release date and other news.
Sharp Glassless 3D Android Phone Line-Up: