At the MWC event, Sharp revealed the Aquos SH-06D an android powered phone that is dustproof and waterproof. Samsung had also announced the Rugby Smartphone, another tough phone.

The Sharp Aquos SH-06D looks cool and got a slim look (11. 68 mm) with 3 dedicated buttons on the front side. This handset comes with a 1.2 GHz dual core processor and runs on the Android 2.3 OS. The OS is a bit outdated. The full touchscreen 3D HD New Mobile ASV LCD display is 4.5 inches supporting 1280 by 720 pixel resolution.

The SH-06D weighs 144.86 grams and comes in Black, White, Pink, Red and Blue colours. This sharp smartphone can be used for video calling and chatting as it does come with a front facing VGA camera. The rear facing 8 MP camera can be used for normal photography.

Sharp Aquos SH-06D android phone
Sharp Aquos SH-06D

Other features are 3D support, 3G, EDGE, GPRS, MicroSD card support, Water / Dust Proof and Social networking ready. The standby time on the SH-06D is around 420 hours and you can expect a talktime of about 300 to 450 hours.

That’s all we know for now this handset should be available in coming month. Stay tuned for more info and the price details.

By Rajeev Rana

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