Sharp archive

  • Sharp and Currys bring solar panels to the high street
    Gadgets

    Sharp and Currys bring solar panels to the high street

    By 31 July 2006

    Sharp and Currys have teamed up to offer solar panels for the home for the first time on the high street. The panels promise to cut down a household’s electricity bill by up to 50% a year, and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by up to two tons a year....

  • Sharp releases the DV-SV97H DVD/CD player with HD upscaling capabilities
    Home Cinema

    Sharp releases the DV-SV97H DVD/CD player with HD upscaling capabilities

    By 19 June 2006

    Featuring HD upscaling technology, Sharp's latest DVD/CD player is geared toward those with HD-ready TVs. The DV-SV97H has progressive scanning and video upscaling features up to 720p and 1080i, and is compatible with most audio and video formats, including...

  • Sharp releases new Aquos TV models
    Home Cinema

    Sharp releases new Aquos TV models

    By 14 June 2006

    The Sharp Aquos range has received a boost in the form of eight new HD-ready televisions. Potential buyers can choose between them depending on which features they value most highly, as the four GD models offer integrated digital Freeview, while the two...

  • Sharp launches three new LCD TVs designed for UK homes
    Home Cinema

    Sharp launches three new LCD TVs designed for UK homes

    By 22 March 2006

    Sharp has today announced the addition of three new models to its P-Series range of LCD TVs, which have been specifically optimised for the UK PAL broadcast signal. Following in the footsteps of the Aquos P50 Series, and incorporating, the Aquos LC-26P70E,...

  • Sharp launch the DV-HR480S, DV-HR450S and DV-HR400S  HDD DVD players at IFA 2005
    Home Cinema

    Sharp launch the DV-HR480S, DV-HR450S and DV-HR400S HDD DVD players at IFA 2005

    By 2 September 2005

    Sharp has announced three new HDD/DVD units and two DVD/HiFi video recorders at this years IFA 2005 as the company ventures into areas besides televisions. The three new players HDD/DVD players; the DV-HR480S, DV-HR450S and DV-HR400S will offer 250Gb,...

  • Sharp creates dual display LCD at IFA 2005
    Home Cinema

    Sharp creates dual display LCD at IFA 2005

    By 1 September 2005

    Sharp has used the first day of the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin Germany to show off a new LCD that can simultaneously display different information in right and left viewing directions. The monitor, which is currently still a prototype, doesn't...

  • Sharp go Eco-Friendly at IFA 2005
    Online

    Sharp go Eco-Friendly at IFA 2005

    By 1 September 2005

    Sharp, hoping to show that its is more Eco friendly than the next company, has announced at IFA 2005 in Berlin, Germany that it will be releasing a series of LCD TVs that bear the official EU Eco-Label. The label is awarded by the European Commission...

  • Sharp launch HR-MB35 MP3 player at IFA 2005
    Audio

    Sharp launch HR-MB35 MP3 player at IFA 2005

    By 1 September 2005

    Sharp thinks it have what it takes to tackle companies like Apple and Creative with the launch of a portable 4Gb hard disc MP3 player called the HR-MB35. Sharp believe that users will be attracted by the players 32Mb anti-shock memory that stores songs...

  • Sharp enters world of DAB at IFA 2005
    Audio

    Sharp enters world of DAB at IFA 2005

    By 1 September 2005

    Sharp has strengthened its digital radio offering with the launch of a three new products at IFA 2005 in Berlin, Germany. The new models include a portable DAB player and two micro-systems. The catchy named FV-DB2ES will offer a DAB tuner for Band III...

  • Sharp 903SH 3G mobile phone – EXCLUSIVE review
    Phones 4.5 out of 5

    Sharp 903SH 3G mobile phone – EXCLUSIVE review

    By 17 August 2005

    The digital camera is dead - long live the digital camera. Why would we say this? Because we’ve been playing with the new Sharp 903SH with its 3.2 megapixel digital camera, exclusive to Vodafone. The Sharp 903SH is the first 3.2 megapixel camera phone...

  • Home Cinema

    New Sharp Aquos P50 TV claims picture as good as CRT

    By 14 July 2005

    It's unusual for many TV set manufacturers to give a toss about the PAL standard when NTSC would result in much increased sales, but Sharp has decided to try and head off importers with a LCD screen which tackles the extra visual dimensions offered by...

  • Sharp 902 review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Sharp 902 review

    By 7 April 2005

    Digital cameras are fast becoming the norm on mobile phones, but are they any good? Should the camera market start to worry, and more importantly do we actually need a 2 megapixel camera phone? Sharp has long been tied to Vodafone in this country with...

  • Sharp TM100 review
    Phones 3.5 out of 5

    Sharp TM100 review

    By 19 May 2004

    Sharp has produced a new exclusive mobile phone - this time for the chaps over at T-Mobile, but does it live up to the GX30 and more importantly will it make you switch operators? We take a look and find out. Taking a leaf out of the Sony Ericsson’s...

  • Sharp LC-15L1E Wireless LCD TV review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Sharp LC-15L1E Wireless LCD TV review

    By 19 May 2004

    The summer is here (he says writing this in the garden soaking up the sun that we rarely get in the UK) but with a summer of sport in front of us how on earth are we going to watch Euro 2004, the Olympics, Wimbledon and all the other sporting events and...