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Sharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American market

Akihabara News wrote about the AQUOS 4K compliant model over a month ago. Recently, its first model for the North American Market was finally introduced in New York City. Below is the Sharp’s press release. Press release: On June[...]
Sharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American market
Sharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American marketSharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American marketSharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American marketSharp – Introduced 4K compliant AQUOS ultra high definition TV to the North American market

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Sharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDD

Sharp is going to release the new AQUOS TV series “AQUOS DR” (32V and 40V) on July 26. It has a Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDD built-in so that it allows you to do all of the following actions by itself: Recording TV prog[...]
Sharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDD
Sharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDDSharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDDSharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDDSharp – AQUOS DR series – Record TV programs, play back the recorded programs and write them on BD – All-in-one LCD TV with Blu-ray disc drive and 500GB HDD

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Sharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorder

Sharp is releasing the blu-ray disk recorder “AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000″ with “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in on June 29. Just by connecting it to a TV, you will be able to start watching and recording mor[...]
Sharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorder
Sharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorderSharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorderSharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorderSharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorderSharp – AQUOS Blu-ray BD-SP1000 – “Sky Perfect TV Premium” tuner built-in blu-ray disk recorder

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Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer

Sharp is releasing 4 models (60, 52, 46, and 40 inch) of the “AQUOS Quattron G series” with “four primary color technology” that allows for improved color reproducibility. The 60, 52, and 46 inch models will be [...]
Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer
Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer

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Sharp – “AQUOS Blu-ray” – Blu-ray disk recorder (1TB and 2TB models) – Easy to operate with letters and illustrations displayed in a bigger size

Sharp is releasing 2 models of its new Blu-ray disk recorder “AQUOS Blu-ray”: BD-W1300 (1TB), BD-W2300 (2TB) on May 29. They feature the “Visual Home Menu” function that displays letters and illustrations in a b[...]
Sharp – “AQUOS Blu-ray” – Blu-ray disk recorder (1TB and 2TB models) – Easy to operate with letters and illustrations displayed in a bigger size

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Sharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealed

Sharp announced that they have produced 3 new 2013 summer smart phone models for SoftBank: AQUOS PHONE Xx SoftBank 206SH, AQUOS PHONE ss SoftBank 205SH and Simple Smartphone 204SH. AQUOS PHONE Xx SoftBank 206SH - To be released after m[...]
Sharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealed
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[REVIEW] Sharp AQUOS LC-24MX1 – Bluetooth smartphone-compatible LCD “MX Series” TV

From Sharp comes the latest from its AQUOS line with an emphasis on compatibility and coordination with smartphones – the MX Series LC-24MX1, due to be released on May 30. It comes in 3 colors: green, orange and silver. Sharp ann[...]
[REVIEW] Sharp AQUOS LC-24MX1 – Bluetooth smartphone-compatible LCD “MX Series” TV
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SoftBank – Next Generation Display Technology IGZO – Built into – AQUOS PHONE Xx 203SH – smartphone

Softbank is releasing a new Sharp Android 4.1 smartphone – AQUOS PHONE Xx 203SH – with 4.9 inch big HD display (1,280 x 720 dots). It is built on IGZO, an LC technology Sharp invented, which provides high energy-saving perf[...]
SoftBank – Next Generation Display Technology IGZO – Built into – AQUOS PHONE Xx 203SH – smartphone
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NTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android Smartphone

NTT DOCOMO announced today its 2012 winter lineup of 16 models for launch in or after November, including nine smartphones, one tablet, four feature phones, one photo panel and one mobile Wi-Fi router. DOCOMO’s newest collection of hig[...]
NTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android Smartphone
NTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android SmartphoneNTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android SmartphoneNTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android SmartphoneNTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android SmartphoneNTT DOCOMO Unveils 16 New Mobile Devices including a Disney and One Piece Android Smartphone

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AQUOS PHONE Xx 203SH, Softbank new Quad-Core 4G Android smartphone by Sharp

Summer is over and it is time to enjoy Japanese Mobile phone operator new Winter and Spring (2012-2013) collection! As now the second largest mobile phone operator in Japan, since its acquisition of eAccess, Softbank started first and [...]
AQUOS PHONE Xx 203SH, Softbank new Quad-Core 4G Android smartphone by Sharp
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Sharp announces the world largest 90″ LED Aquos in the US

Behold the almighty LC-90LE745U Sharp’s latest gigantic LED TV. With a stunning 90″ size this new “monster” comes with Sharp’s top of the line technology including 3D, Full HD LED Panel with AquoMotion 240[...]
Sharp announces the world largest 90″ LED Aquos in the US

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[RECAP] KDDI au Summer Smartphone Lineup

This Video is provided to you by DigInfo.tv, AkihabaraNews Official Partner. - URBANO PROGRESSO “This model is called the Urbano Progresso. One big feature is a capability called the Smart Sonic Receiver. This communicates the ot[...]
[RECAP] KDDI au Summer Smartphone Lineup

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Sharp unleash three new android phone in Japan

Sharp announced that it will propose three new Android 4.0 phones on KDDI’s network including the : AQUOS PHONE SERIE ISW16SH : Comes with a 1.5GHz single core MSM8660A CPU, 16GB of ROM, microSDXC card, NFC, 4.6” 720p screen, 12.11Mpix[...]
Sharp unleash three new android phone in Japan
Sharp unleash three new android phone in Japan

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Sharp releases new 3D Aquos G Series in Japan and plan to sell 4K TVs later this year

Today Sharp announced its latest 3D Aquos G Series in Japan with not less than six new models including a gigantesque 80” model! With size ranging from 40 up to 80” and price ranging from 160,000 up to 950,000 Yen, these new TV comes w[...]
Sharp releases new 3D Aquos G Series in Japan and plan to sell 4K TVs later this year
Sharp releases new 3D Aquos G Series in Japan and plan to sell 4K TVs later this yearSharp releases new 3D Aquos G Series in Japan and plan to sell 4K TVs later this year

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Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD

Sharp announced today in Japan a trio of AQUOS Blu-Ray recorder with the BD-T2100 (2TB), BD-T1100 (1TB) and BD-T510 (500GB) which all comes with a new spinoff of the iVDR-S, the SHDD. So what is all about SHDD and why not stiking with [...]
Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD
Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDDSharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDDSharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD

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Sharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SH

Today Sharp and KDDI introduced in Japan yet another AQUOS Phone with the IS14SH and its slide out keyboard. Featuring Android 2.3, and a nice 960×540 3.7” New Mobile ASV Liquid crystal panel, the IS14SH also comes with a 8Mpix CM[...]
Sharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SH
Sharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SHSharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SHSharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SHSharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SHSharp and KDDI announced the AQUOS Phone IS14SH

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Sharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “Panel

Sharp announced yesterday in Japan a new 70” 3D TV with the AQUOS Quattron LC-70X5. Following the US launched of the LC-70LE735U, the LC-70X5 comes here as well as with a full array LED backlight that Sharp markets as “Mega Bright Tech[...]
Sharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “Panel
Sharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “PanelSharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “PanelSharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “PanelSharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “PanelSharp Announced the LC-70X5, a new 70” 3D TV with “Mega-Bright “Panel

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[Good Design Expo 2011] Docomo Palette UI Art project

Back in May when Docomo introduced its latest line-up of phone and smartphone the company introduced its Palette UI, a new interface/skin for its Android smartphone made to improve the navigation between each app you may have on your d[...]
[Good Design Expo 2011] Docomo Palette UI Art project
[Good Design Expo 2011] Docomo Palette UI Art project[Good Design Expo 2011] Docomo Palette UI Art project

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Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!

Good lord! I have to admit that it’s been a while since I’ve been amazed by a TV, and truth to be told I wonder why no one has introduced such a TV before! Ladies and gentlemen, behold the Sharp AQUOS F5 Series, a new gener[...]
Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!
Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!Sharp introduces ultra slim and Wireless AQUOS F5 Series in Japan!

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Sharp introduced three new AQUOS Blu-Ray recorders with enhanced Wireless connectivity

Sharp announced yesterday three new AQUOS Blu-Ray recorder with the 2TB BD-W2000, 1TB BD-W1000 and 500GB BD-W500. While each models comes with basic features found on such products, they however integrate for the first time in these mo[...]
Sharp introduced three new AQUOS Blu-Ray recorders with enhanced Wireless connectivity
Sharp introduced three new AQUOS Blu-Ray recorders with enhanced Wireless connectivity

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[Update] Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing

This article is a video update provided by our partner DigInfoTV regarding an article we published earlier this week : Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing This Video is provided to you by D[...]
[Update] Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing

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Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing

Sharp just released today its latest series of Full HD TVs with the AQUOS L Series in Japan. Available in 60, 52, 46 and 40” these 3D Full HD LED backlight TVs comes with many little improvements includes THX3D Display certification bu[...]
Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing
Sharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV SharingSharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV SharingSharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV SharingSharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV SharingSharp releases the AQUOS L Series TV with THX3D, Voice recognition and AV Sharing

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