Sharp announced a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels

Sharp announced a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels

While the Web rumors about the display 4K, which will be equipped with a smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the company Sharp, according to the source, no-frills took and announced this screen. Despite great challenges and a variety of rumors, the Japanese company again ahead of the rest.

Sharp announced a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels

So, the new display is made by technology Sharp IGZO, has a diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. This corresponds to a crazy density 801 dots per inch (source claims that 806 ppi). For comparison, currently displays of mobile devices with the highest density are characterized by the value of 577 dpi. Of course, even more acutely the question arises, for what purposes need such screens in mobile technology. In addition, to work with such great resolution performance may not be enough even the most modern platforms (at least, if we talk about the games).

Sharp announced a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels

It is reported that the mass production of new displays will begin next year, and the first customers will be Sharp Chinese companies. It is possible that the first such panel will start to use Xiaomi.

Source: Techblog

Sharp announced a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels updated: April 14, 2015 author: John Malkovich