Sharp AQUOS R2 Launched with Snapdragon 845, Dedicated Cameras for Still Photos and Videos

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Sharp AQUOS R2 is the latest flagship phone from the company that was unveiled earlier today in Japan. The major highlights of the phone include stellar dual rear cameras, large-sized display with round-shaped notch and Snapdragon 845 chipset.

Sharp AQUOS R2 Specifications and Features

The AQUOS R2 phone that has a metal and glass combination chassis with IPX5, IPX8 and IP6X rating measures 156 x 74 x 9mm and weighs 181 grams. It comes in five colors such as Premium Black, Premium White, Aquamarine, Coral Pink and Rose Red.

The round-notched enabled IGZO display of the AQUOS R2 measures 6 inches. It produces WQHD+ resolution of 1440 x 3040 pixels along with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The chin of the device features a fingerprint scanner enabled home button.

The Snapdragon 845 mobile platform drives the Sharp AQUOS R2 along with 4 GB of RAM. The handset includes an internal storage of 64 GB. For more storage, it is equipped with a microSD card slot. It is preinstalled with Android 8.0 Oreo OS. The smartphone receives power from 3,130mAh battery. For enhanced multimedia experience on the AQUOS R2, it features Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos.

The dual camera setup includes a 16.3-megapixel super wide-angle camera with 135-degree field of view for video shooting and a 22.6-megapixel camera for still images. It is the first phone in the world that makes it possible to shoot videos and still images simultaneously through their respective image sensors.

Sharp Aquos R2 Cameras

The above video shows the wide-angle video shooting prowess of the AQUOS R2 along with its Electronic Image Stabilization function. The notch at the front houses a 16.3-megapixel selfie snapper.

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There is no information on the pricing of the AQUOS R2. Also, the Japanese firm did not reveal any details whether any other market apart from Japan will be receiving the smartphone.

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