X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Sharp Aquos Phone Zeta to Get Low-Power IGZO Display

by Range
Advertisement

While a new crop of smartphones has just been released in the U.S., the Japanese aren’t going to fall behind anytime soon. They just upped the ante with the new Sharp Aquos Phone Zeta SH-02E, which is the first production smartphone with an IGZO display.

sharp_aquos_phone_zeta

What’s so interesting about IGZO? The indium gallium zinc oxide tech promises higher translucency, compared to regualr LCDs, which reduces the energy needed for backlighting and thus saves power – and the backlight is usually the number one consumer of power in mobile devices. The 2,000 mAh battery is no slouch either, though it’s unknown how much battery life is actually improved by the IGZO display.

sharp aquos smartphone japan izgo screen battery

The phone has a large 4.9-inch screen with 1,280 × 720 resolution, and a 16 MP camera. It has a 1.5 GHz S4 Pro quad-core processor and has NFC-compatibility. Hopefully we’ll get something like this in the States soon.

[via NTTDoCoMo via Engadget]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Vehroot Shelf Car Stereo

Vehroot Shelf Car Stereo

7TH AEON

7TH AEON

Wrecking Ball Super Slow-Mo

Wrecking Ball Super Slow-Mo

Advertisement
The McLaren Senna Is the 800 hp Track Car of Our Dreams

The McLaren Senna Is the 800 hp Track Car of Our Dreams

Image of Alleged New Shelby GT500 Engine Leaked

Image of Alleged New Shelby GT500 Engine Leaked

Wealthy SOB Shells out Millions for Last McLaren Senna

Wealthy SOB Shells out Millions for Last McLaren Senna