- News tagged "sharp"
Friday, 22 Jan 2016
In face of a competing bid from Innovation Network Corp. of Japan, Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn is reportedly willing to offer up to US$5.3 billion to takeover Sharp.
Thursday, 14 Jan 2016
The Aquos XU series uses Sharp’s proprietary pixel-splitting Quattron technology to deliver a near-8K picture quality.
Thursday, 7 Jan 2016
At CES, Sharp has announced a 25-model-strong TV lineup for 2016. The lineup spans HD to UHD sets, with screen sizes ranging from 32 to 75 inches.
Thursday, 1 Oct 2015
With the haze not showing any signs of letting up, here’s something that might help - Sharp’s new FM-FM40E air purifier which also has a useful mosquito catcher function. Click on for more details.
Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015
Smartphones are entering some kind of a pixel war and Sharp has fired the latest salvo. It has just announced that it has a 5.5-inch IGZO display capable of offering 4K resolution.
Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015
Through clever splitting and sharing of pixels, which result in way more sub-pixels than usual, Sharp says its Aquos Beyond 4K Ultra HD TV offers better image quality than all the other 4K sets out there.
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Sharp is also at CES 2014 to announce its TV lineup for the year. Besides 4K TVs, the company also unveiled a full HD TV that's capable of playing 4K UHD content well because it has 10 million more subpixels than regular 1080p TV sets.
Thursday, 11 Jul 2013
Apple is rumored to be making a switch to using IGZO displays for the iPad and MacBook. This is according to Patently Apple who said the move by the company was to reduce power consumption of these devices.
Friday, 8 Mar 2013
Korean CE giant Samsung Electronics has agreed to invest about US$111 million in Sharp. In return, the former will be allocated about 35.8 million new shares, which equates to 3.08% of the voting rights in the struggling Japanese company.
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013
Sharp shows off its Ultra HD technology in two lines of Ultra HD TVs that will be introduced this year, the next-gen Quattron technology and 8K resolution at CES 2013.