Sharp Business Systems India Pvt. Ltd
Sharp History
The Sharp Corporation was founded in 1912 by Tokuji Hayakawa and takes its name from one our founder’s first invention, the Ever Sharp propelling pencil, developed in 1915. Today, Sharp is a worldwide developer of core technologies that play an integral role in the development of digital technology such as optoelectronics, infrared, semiconductors, digital MFD’s LCD display panels and solar technology and currently transforming to People-oriented IoT Company.
1912
Sharp’s founder, Tokuji Hayakawa, establishes a metal works in Tokyo.
1915
Tokuji Hayakawa invents the Ever-Sharp Pencil. (Mechanical Pencil)
1925
Japan’s first Crystal radio.
1953
Japan’s first TV.
1964
World’s first All-transistor Desktop calculator.
1973
Development of the world’s first COS electronic calculator incorporating an LCD.
1981
World’s first Long-Life Laser diode.
1988
World’s first 14-inch Large-Screen, color TFT LCD unit.
1999
Worlds’ first Camera Module For Mobile phone.
2004
World’s first Water oven for home use.
2005
World’s first Dual View LCD panel.
2007
Largest Screen Size 108inch LCD TV (as of March 2007)
2010
Multi-screen display system with the world's thinnest system frame width of 6.5 mm
2011
Sharp released the Freestyle AQUOS, a TV that users can easily set up in their preferred location at home.
2012
Sharp embarked on the development of robotic home appliances that bring comfort and peace of mind to daily life through advanced functions.
2013
This AQUOS brand 4K-compatible LCD TV employs the 4K Moth Eye®*1 panel and the AQUOS 4K-Master Engine Pro, a new image processing circuit.
2014
Sharp released the IG-GTA20 ceiling-installed*1 Plasmacluster Ion generator, which includes an LED light and deodorizes and eliminates*2 odor-causing bacteria.
2015
Sharp released the AQUOS 4K, with a 4K LCD panel. Enable 8K-equivalent resolution*2, as well as the world's first*3 8K upscaling circuit for rendering 8K images.