Sharp Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation that designs and manufactures electronic products. Founded in September 1912, the company was named after an invention of one of its founders Tokuji Hayakawa. The invention was called Ever-Sharp mechanical pencil. Sharp is known for its LCD panels. The company manufactures TVs and monitors, and is one of the biggest players in the display business. It has also made smartphones for the Japanese market. Sharp's latest mobile launch is the Basio 2. The smartphone was launched in July 2016. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels.
The Sharp Basio 2 is powered by 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952 processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Sharp Basio 2 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Sharp Basio 2 runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 2810mAh non removable battery. It measures 143.00 x 71.00 x 9.30 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 150.00 grams.
The Sharp Basio 2 is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Micro-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.