Sharp Z3: A Closer Look at Specs and Cameras
Sharp announced the launch of the Z3 smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the Sharp Z3 phone with 5.7 inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.
The Sharp Z3 smartphone comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3100 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.7 inch smartphone comes with a high resolution IGZO display. IGZO technology allows for higher transparency, enabling more light to pass through the display. This can improve brightness and visibility. This smartphone has a single camera on the back (16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization). The single camera setup can be sufficient for many smartphone users, depending on their photography needs and preferences. The front camera of Z3 gives you the freedom to capture moments with yourself or your friends and family easily.
Sharp Z3 pictures
The specifications below are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Sharp Z3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
Sharp Z3 specifications
|Dimensions||6.22 x 3.09 x 0.31 inch|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The weight of Sharp Z3 is about 6.53 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Sharp smartphone are average (6.22 x 3.09 x 0.31 inch). Smaller smartphones are more compact and easier to carry around, but they may have smaller displays that can be harder to read and interact with. A Nano SIM is a small (12.3 x 8.8 x 0.67 mm) chipcard that is used in smartphones as a subscriber identity module (SIM) for connecting to a cellular network.
|OS version||Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976|
The Sharp Z3 comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Android is based on the Linux kernel and includes a user interface, middleware, and a range of pre-installed applications. The Z3 utilizes Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 SoC (System on a Chip). This powerful octa-core processor is capable of handling complex tasks and running multiple applications simultaneously.
The Z3 utilizes Adreno 510 GPU. A GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a specialized chip that is primarily designed to handle and accelerate the processing of graphics and visual data. It is responsible for rendering images, videos, and animations on a smartphone screen. Adreno GPUs are designed to work in conjunction with Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors. The latest Adreno GPUs support advanced graphics features such as high dynamic range (HDR) rendering, virtual reality, and augmented reality applications.
|Screen size||5.7 inch|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 px|
The Z3 comes with a high-end IGZO screen. IGZO technology can enhance touch sensitivity and accuracy, allowing for smoother and more precise touch interactions on the display. The 5.7 inch display make this smartphone pocket-friendly. The size of the screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. A larger screen typically requires more power to illuminate, which can impact battery life. The display of Sharp Z3 is multitouch capable. Multitouch technology enables the device's touchscreen to detect and interpret multiple touch points on the screen simultaneously.
|Internal storage||64 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The Sharp Z3 comes with 4 GB of RAM, which is considered to be sufficient for most users' needs. The amount of RAM needed for optimal performance depends on factors such as the operating system, the apps and services you use, and how you use your device. 64 GB of internal storage is generally considered to be a good amount of storage for a smartphone, and should be sufficient for most users' needs. The Z3 has 64 GB of internal storage. The internal storage of the Z3 (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card. MicroSD cards are popular because they're small, lightweight, and easy to use.
|Main camera||16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization|
|Selfie camera||13 MP|
The Z3 offers only a single-camera setup. The single camera can still be sufficient for many smartphone users, depending on their photography needs and preferences. The main camera of the Z3 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Z3 has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Sharp Z3 supports 4G/LTE networks. 4G networks are widely used around the world and have become the standard for mobile networks in many countries. The Sharp Z3 like all modern smartphones, is capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networks. Wi-Fi is a wireless networking technology that allows devices to connect to the internet or other networks wirelessly, without the need for physical cables. Wi-Fi is based on the IEEE 802.11 family of standards, which define the specifications for wireless local area networks (WLANs).
The Z3 supports the latest Bluetooth standards, which offers faster data transfer speeds, better range, and improved reliability compared to previous versions of Bluetooth. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Z3 isn't NFC (Near Field Communication) capable. NFC is not essential for basic phone functionality, but it can be useful for a variety of tasks and features.
The Z3 phone has built-in FM radio. During emergencies or natural disasters when cellular networks may be congested or disrupted, FM radio can provide a reliable source of information and emergency alerts. The Z3 has a microUSB port. MicroUSB is a type of USB connector that was commonly used on older smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. The Z3 smartphone has a 3.5 mm headphone jack. A 3.5 mm headphone jack is a small round port, that allows you to connect wired headphones or earphones to the device.
|Type||Li-Po 3100 mAh, non-removable|
The Li-Po 3100 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Z3 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity|
|Specials||Corning Gorilla Glass, Dual SIM, Sony Exmor RS|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The Sharp Z3 smartphone has an accelerometer. The presence of an accelerometer in smartphones enables a range of interactive and intuitive functionalities that enhance the user experience and enable innovative applications. The Z3 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone.
This Sharp phones come with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Z3 phone comes with a compass sensor. A compass sensor is a device that provides accurate directions in relation to the earth's North and South magnetic poles. The ambient light sensor detects the level of ambient light in the surrounding environment. The main purpose of a light sensor in a smartphone is to automatically adjust the brightness of the device's display.
The Dual SIM capability of Sharp Z3 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. Corning Gorilla Glass is a type of chemically strengthened super-glass.
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