Sharp Aquos R7 with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, 240Hz OLED Display, 1-inch Sensor Launched alongside Wish2

Sharp has announced a new flagship smartphone in Japan to succeed last year’s Aquos R6.

The Sharp Aquos R7 arrives with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset, a large 1-inch camera sensor, and a super-smooth 240Hz refresh rate.

The Sharp Aquos R7’s price is yet to be revealed, while the phone will be available for purchase in Japan in July 2022

It will be available in black and silver colours.

The Sharp Aquos R7 is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset paired with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.

The handset sports a 6.6-inch Pro IGZO FHD+ OLED display with a peak brightness of 2000 nits.

The screen supports an adaptive refresh rate between 1Hz to 240Hz.

Sharp also announced a mid-tier 5G smartphone titled the Wish2.

The Sharp Wish2 is powered by the Snapdragon 695 SoC paired with 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 64GB of UFS 2.1 storage.

The Sharp Wish2 sports a 5.7-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop notch that houses an 8 MP selfie camera.