Sharp’s rich history of technological innovation and creative spirit.
Born of a vision to continuously innovate to improve the user experience, 365买球平台登陆是创始人早川德治的创意, inventor of the world’s first mechanical pencil - the Ever-Sharp. 与企业同名, 这项发明, 在许多, set the precedence for Sharp’s development of industry and world-first products.
1912年创立365买球平台登陆, Hayakawa set out on a path to change people’s lives and businesses worldwide with a sincere and creative spirit. This spirit is embedded in the Sharp family culture and the contributions Sharp makes to society through technology and manufacturing, 一代又一代.
After completing his metalwork apprenticeship in April 1912, 锋利的创始人, Tokuji Hayakawa, invents the Tokubijo snap buckle and earns his first design patent. This invention leads him to open his first metalwork shop - the beginning of Sharp.
早川发明了早川机械铅笔, soon to become the Ever-Ready Sharp Pencil in his metalwork shop. As it becomes known, the Ever-Sharp pencil inspires the name of the business we know today as Sharp.
搬到大阪后, the press announces in 1920 that radio broadcast will begin in Japan in 1925, 点燃了早川的火花. 到1925年4月, his team has a crystal radio; Sharp branded and ready to sell in June, marking Hayakawa’s first step into the electronics business.
Hayakawa begins researching semi-conductor technology and solar cells (elements that convert the sun’s light energy into electricity) looking into where to best use them - mountainous and marine locations where electricity is scarce.
By 1976 their work in Solar Cells is innovating the space industry.
The age of the home appliance, the 1960s, sees a boom in R&D and production of electronics for kitchens, bathrooms and utilities worldwide. 该公司于1960年开始研制微波炉, 释放R-10, 1KW型号仅在两年后量产.
1970年1月1日，早川电气公司. Ltd (first formed in May 1935) is reborn as Sharp Corporation. Hayakawa wants a name to reflect their continuous research and innovation in new electronics, 比如半导体.
Sharp utilises knowledge and technology from the electronic calculator to develop business-use products, modernising the POS market with new cash registers and payment terminals. These include invoicing and other data capture features in use by sales teams such as Coca Cola.
1月, Sharp releases its first-ever copier to market - the SF-201, followed by two more mass-produced models that year and a massive step forward for Sharp. Worldwide production of Sharp document systems has grown steadily since, with production surpassing 15 million units at the end of 2009.
Sharp introduces the world’s first pocket-sized COS electronic calculator using LCD, EL-805液晶显示器, 1973年6月. The LCD makes the calculator lighter at only 20mm thick and holds an impressive 100-hour battery life, 只有一节AA电池.
Following extensive development in Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) technology and only six years after producing a prototype, Sharp introduces the industry-first wall-mounted TV - the 9E-H series using an 8.6英寸彩色TFT液晶显示器，当时最大的.
Sharp develops Plasmacluster ion air purification technology that takes air purification to the next level of innovation. 开展广泛的科学研究, the team discovers that they can generate the ions needed for better quality air purification using plasma discharge to create the Plasmacluster Ion Generator.
365买球平台登陆发布了MX-2700FG一体机彩色打印机. As businesses modernise and offices favour colour over monochrome printing, the digital multifunction printer adapts to incorporate improved colour capabilities, 高图像质量, business solutions and data on environmental performance and information security.
Sharp solar panels cover the walls of the tallest building (122 m) in Manchester (CIS Tower), 7244太阳能电池板, 80 W, 391千瓦的功率, the largest power generation facility in a commercial facility in Europe.
Sharp releases the first interactive whiteboard with touchscreen display capable of showing still or moving images, 还有电脑屏幕, 分辨率高得惊人. The bundled application software gives easy touch operation, allowing users to write notes directly onscreen with a stylus or finger, 放大或缩小, 翻动书页.
保持市场领先地位, 365买球平台登陆发布首款70英寸8K专业显示屏, lv - 70 x500e, 2018年5月. This is followed in 2021 with the launch of the world’s largest 8k display, 在2021年推出120英寸8K UV²A液晶显示器. With monitors reproducing images at a higher resolution than the human eye can capture, Sharp is proud to transform how the viewers can see the world.
Sharp launches the Windows协作显示 which uses AI, 物联网, and productivity tools to create a more productive and collaborative environment, 适应混合和动态工作. Giving businesses tools to communicate and collaborate instantly has been vital to connecting people in the pandemic throughout 2020-2021.
Sharp celebrated its 50th anniversary in the printing industry with the launch of its first-ever copier to market in January 1972.
Sharp commemorated its 110th anniversary on the 15th September 2022.
Another impressive milestone of 110 years of global innovation and transformation.