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Sharp Pantone 5 107SH comes with a built-in radiation sensor

05/29/2012, We’re not sure how many people would actually need a phone with a radiation sensor built into it, but if you do, you might be interested to learn that in Japan, Sharp has announced the Pantone 5 107SH. Given the Fukushima tragedy that took place last...

Sharp and Foxconn Team Up for Next iPhone Display Plant in China

05/24/2012, A report from Japan’s Nikkei business newspaper (via MacRumors) indicate that Foxconn and Sharp which previously entered into a partnership to further advance LCD technology; will be teaming up at a new plant in Chengdu, China to produce displays for...

Cocorobo; Sharp’s Talking Vacuum Cleaner Has Different Moods

05/08/2012, Sharp has made a vacuum cleaner that roams about a room going about its business and once it is done it settles into its little charging dock to regain its energy. The Cocorobo which looks very much like the Roomba by iRobot, is actually a tri-lingual...

Next-gen iPhone to feature in-cell touch panel displays? [Rumor]

04/20/2012, We’re sure that both Apple’s fans and detractors are wondering what could Apple put out this year for their next-generation iPhone. Assuming Digitimes’ sources are to be believed, it looks like Apple could be working with both Sharp and Toshiba at...

Sharp crams 20.2 megapixels into a 1/2.3″ CCD image sensor

04/18/2012, Most seasoned and pro photographers are probably aware that megapixels aren’t everything. In fact they’re mostly used as marketing fluff for the layman who ends up shooting photos that just go up on the web to sites such as Facebook or Flickr. Unless...

Sharp to produce Hi-DPI LCD displays

04/13/2012, Sharp is one of the names that more often than not creeps up whenever we talk about a new display from Apple, and true to form, here is yet another bit of news that concerns Sharp being involved with Apple yet again – or rather, whispers, that...

Sharp 3D fan has integrated ion generators

04/12/2012, A fan is useful in ensuring that air circulates around the home or office without freezing you to death like an air conditioner for those living in tropical areas, and Sharp decided to give the traditional fan a boost with their new tower type 3D Fan...

Sharp SH-06D Evangelion themed phone gets pictured

04/03/2012, Last month some of you guys might have recalled that we reported on NTT DoCoMo’s upcoming Sharp SH-06D Evangelion themed Android handset. Well the good news for fans is that clearer photos of the device and its UI have been revealed along with a video...

Sharp RW-T110 tablet arrives late to 2012 party

03/20/2012, It seems that the Sharp RW-T110 tablet is being rolled out in Japan, and although heralding the introduction of any new device ought to make one happy or skip around with some joy, I do not think that this is quite the case, considering how this...

NTT DoCoMo outs Evangelion themed Android smartphone

03/14/2012, How many of our readers out there are huge Evangelion fans? Well the good news for Evangelion fans is that NTT DoCoMo over in Japan will be releasing a NERV edtion Android smartphone based on the Sharp SH-06D. The phone will be released this June and is...

Sharp display panel for iPad 3 spotted?

02/09/2012, Just yesterday we reported that despite rumors of Sharp’s IGZO displays not meeting the yield rates set by Apple, there was still a possibility of Apple utilizing said displays for their upcoming iPad 3. Thanks to Japanese blog Macotakara, the photo you...

iPad 3 to feature IGZO displays from Sharp?

02/08/2012, We reported late last year that Apple might turn to Sharp’s IGZO (Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide) displays for their upcoming iPad 3 tablet, and here is another bit of news that might actually confirm this particular rumor. After all, Sharp is currently...