The Sharp Aquos features a nearly bezel-less design, with narrow edges running along the top and sides of the phone. The screen measures 5 inches and offers 720p HD resolution. The device offers a handful of software features developed by Sharp, including Clip Now, which takes screen shots with a swipe and Speaktoit Assistant, a natural language assistant that can perform a number of tasks.
The device runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat and features a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor with 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage.
The Aquos supports microSD cards up to 128GB. The camera captures 8-megapixel still images and 1080p HD video and a 1.2-megapixel camera for selfies. Sprint subsidiaries Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA will also sell the device, which goes on sale in the near future.