SHARP is a good innovative company as it is known for many firsts in many regards. Today, the Japanese company has unveiled SHARP AQUOS zero6 as the world’s lightest 5G smartphone with a large battery and display.
The newly announced AQUOS zero6 measures 158 x 73 x 7.9mm in dimensions and weighs approximately 146g. Despite that, it is backed by a 4,010mAh battery. For comparison, the iPhone 12 mini weighs 135g but it has a tiny 2,227mAh battery. Similarly, the newer iPhone 13 mini has a slightly larger 2,438mAh battery and weighs 141g.
The AQUOS zero6 features a 6.4-inch OLED display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels (FHD+), a 240Hz refresh rate, and Gorilla Glass Victus protection. On the other hand, the iPhone mini models flaunt a smaller 5.4-inch FHD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) OLED display with a 60Hz refresh rate and Ceramic Shield protection.
Further, the zero6 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G chipset paired with 8GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB UFS 2.2 storage. It houses a quad-camera setup on the back consisting of a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide unit, an 8MP 2x telephoto shooter, and a ToF sensor. On the front, there’s a 12.6MP snapper inside the dewdrop notch.
On the connectivity front, the handset supports 5G, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band GNSS, NFC with support for Osaifu-Keitai, and a USB Type-C port. Other features include Android 11, a MicroSD card slot (up to 1TB), an in-screen fingerprint sensor, and IP68 certification for dust and water resistance.
SHARP AQUOS zero6 Specifications
Chipset: Snapdragon 750G SM7225
CPU: 2.2GHz Octacore
GPU: Adreno 619
Display: 6.4 inch FHD + 2340 × 1080, 19.5:9, 120Hz (240Hz), OLED, HDR10
RAM: 8GB LPDDR4X
Storage: 128GB UFS 2.2 (supports microSD up to 1TB)
Main camera: Quad
- 48 MP (standard 26mm, f/1.8)
- 8 MP (wide angle 15mm F2.4)
- 8 MP (telephoto shooter, 53mm F2.4)
- ToF sensor
Front camera: 12.6 MP, 27mm, f/2.3
OS: Android 11
Dimension: 158.0 × 73.0 × 7.9 mm
Colors: Black, White
Wi-Fi Standard: 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac
Waterproof and Dustproof: Waterproof (IPX5 / IP8X) Dustproof (IP6X)
USB: USB Type-C
Earphone jack: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes (Under-display)
Face ID: Yes
Others: au Nano IC Card 04 (VoLTE), eSIM, Osaifu Keitai, NFC, Stereo speaker, High resolution, Emopar
Network: Supports 5G (sub6 / NR) / 4G LTE / WiMAX 2+ with Maximum downlink 2.1Gbps
SHARP AQUOS zero6 Price and Availability
There’s no official word on the pricing yet but the phone is scheduled to go on for pre-order starting September 29 via Soft Bank in three color options – black, white, and purple.