Sharp Aquos Crystal and Crystal X the thinnest Bezel android smartphone announced

Sharp has released yet another smartphone in the Aquos line of devices which has been concentrating on the bezel size from the start of the series. This time with the Aquos Crystal Sharp has really got a beautiful device with this being the thinnest bezel on a android smartphone.

The smartphone not just impresses with the display but also has some decent specifications, the Sharp Aquos Crystal comes with a 5 inch display and the Sharp Aquos Crystal X has a 5.5 inch display, but the Crystal X has better specifications compared to both the devices, the top of the device designing of the device is unique with the front camera placed below the display along with the sensors and the display ends at the top of the device.

Sharp Aquos Crystal X and Crystal thinnest bezel smartphones

Specifications and Features of Sharp Aquos Crystal smartphone:

The Aquos Crystal is the smaller version of the devices launched,

  • The 5-inch display model will be having a 720p or 1280x720P display
  • Quad-Core 1.2GHz CPU
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB internal storage which can be expanded to 128GB with a MicroSD card
  • Android 4.4.4 out of the box
  • Harmon Kardon Speakers with Clari-Fi and LiveStage tech
  • 2,040 mAh battery

The 5.5 inch display model is named as the Aquos Crystal X has better specifications compared to the 5 inch model in terms of display, processor, internal storage etc

  • 5.5 inch display which has a 1080p or 1920×1080 Pixels display
  • Snapdragon 801 chip clocked at 2.3GHz
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 32GB of internal storage
  • Android 4.4.4 out of the box
  • Harmon Kardon Speakers
  • 2,610 mAh battery

Coming to the bezel size LG G series was a great device but Aquos Crystal X which is the 5.5 inch display smartphone measures just 139 x 73 x 11mm, compared to the 5.5″ LG G3 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm which is much larger in terms of bezel thickness and both have the same display size. The Crystal has an even more thinner frame of 131 x 67 x 10mm compared to the Crystal X.

There are many concerns which were shown by users stating that there will be accidental touches on the screen and also the fact that the display might be damaged easily when dropped compared to thick bezeled devices. With the size of smartphones reaching a maximum for comfortable use the companies are thinking out the bezel to make sure that the display gets bigger but the device remains small and comfortable.

The devices will be launched in Japan immediately but for pre order in US under Sprint will be starting from tomorrow and the devices will be available from August 29th, for the rest of the world there is no new of the availability or pre-order so keep watching this space as we will update if there is any news of availability for other countries.

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