SHARP announces Aquos S2, with almost bezel-less screen


SHARP is at it for a few years now trying to build that Aquos smartphone with impossibly thin bezels, and they might have done it already.

In a press event held last night in Beijing, SHARP introduced Aquos S2 smartphone with a really weird screen that’s almost bezel-less. Aquos S2 also has the worlds thinnest fingerprint sensor at only 3.6mm. The smartphone itself is available in two variants, it is 7.9mm thin and weighs in at 140g. 

SHARP announces Aquos S2

The standard edition pack Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 630 chipset with an octa-core processor (4 x ARM Cortex-A53 2.2GHz + 4 x Cortex-A57 1.9GHz) and 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM (internal storage). The more powerful Aquos S2 edition pack Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset with an octa-core (Kyro 2.2GHz + 1.9GHz) and 6GB of RAM + 128GB ROM (built-in memory).

The display is the main feature of this smartphone which at its 5.5-inch in diagonal sports a TFT LCD panel with 1,080 x 2,040 pixels screen resolution.