Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D vs Apple iPhone 4
If you were wondering where Sharp, an electronics giant from Japan had gone, especially when it made a revolutionary mobile called Zaurus in the 90’s, it is back with a bang with its latest smartphone called Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D. This is a device loaded with all the latest features and what is amazing is that the phone is capable of recording HD videos in 3D.Yes, you hear it right. Sharp is introducing the mobile on 20th of May in Japan first. As the phone is packed with powerful features, it is only natural for people to start comparing it with the market leader in smartphones, Apple’s iPhone 4. Let us se how this amazing product fares in comparison to a product that is a darling of millions across the world.
Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D
What if you get a smartphone that has the features to rub shoulders with the best in the market and also gives you the ability to shot HD videos in 3D! Yes, that is what Sharp with its latest innovation called Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D promises to its users. It is powered by a super fast 1.4 GHz Qualcomm MSM8255 processor and runs on Android 2.3.3 The smartphone boasts of dual cameras that are 8MP.
Aquos boasts of a screen size of 4.2 inch with a qHD display in 3D (amazingly, glasses free) at a resolution of 540X960pixels. The phone has 512 MB RAM and 2 GB ROM. For connectivity, it is Wi-Fi 802.1b/g/n with Bluetooth, GPS, and HSPDA at a high speed of 14Mbps.
Apple iPhone 4
iPhone, ever since its first launch has been a darling of millions of smartphone users all over the world and every successive generation of iPhone has been better and faster. iPhone 4 was launched in June 2010 and it is now that it has started to get stiff competition from other players. At the time of its launch, iPhone was the lightest and thinnest smartphone with dimensions of 15.2X58.6X9.3mm and a weight of 137g.
It is the retina display of iPhone 4 that has played a big part in its popularity and sale. The display size is 3.5 inches and has a resolution of 640X960pixels producing a kind of brightness unrivalled in the smartphone market. Apple utilizes LED-backlit IPS technology to produce 16 million vivid colors. The smartphone runs on Apple’s legendary iOS 4 and has a super fast 1 GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor with 512 MB RAM.
It is a dual camera device with a 5MP camera (auto focus, LED flash) at the rear capable of recording HD videos in 720p while the front one is a 0.3MP VGA camera that allows the user to make video calls. For connectivity, iPhone 4 is Wi-Fi 802.1b/g/n (N at 2.5GHz only), Bluetooth 2.1+A2DP with a full HTML browser (Safari). It is GPS with A-GPS support. The smartphone has fixed internal storage with models of 16GB, 32GB, and 64 GB available in the market as they do not support micro SD cards.
Comparison of Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D vs Apple iPhone 4
• Though it is still early days, there are some features in which Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D is ahead of Apple’s iPhone 4.
• Aquos has the ability to shoot 3D photos and 3D videos which obviously iPhone 4 cannot
• The cameras of Aquos are superior to iPhone 4 being dual 8MP while iPhone 4 has 5MP camera.
• Aquos has a more powerful processor (1.4GHz) than iPhone 4 (1GHz).
• Aquos has a bigger screen size (4.2 inches in comparison to 3.5 inches of iPhone 4).
• Both are HSPDA but Aquos supports higher speeds of 14.4Mbps as compared to 7.2Mbps of iPhone 4.