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Japan is getting Star Wars Mobile phones, and we’re all jealous
SoftBank, the leading Japanese carrier, is marking the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by launching Star Ware Mobile phones.
Made by Sharp, there are two variants of the Star Wars Mobile phones allowing you to choose your allegiance with the Dark Side or the Light Side.
While the smartphones run Android 6.0 Marshmallow, they are heavily skinned around the Star Wars theme. Also, there are live wallpapers that make the phone look like an X-Wing or TIE fighter cockpit and of course, there are Star Wars emojis and ringtones.
Star Wars Mobile Specifications
- Display: 5.3-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IGZO display
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal Storage: 32GB; expandable with microSD card
- Rear Camera: 22.6MP
- Battery: 3000mAh
- Dimensions: 7.6mm thickness | 155g weight
The Star Wars Mobile comes with a Star Wars Movie Player app that lets you watch The Force Awakens until the year 2020 and includes a Star Wars: Force Collection card game with a code for a gold card pack ticket. There’s also a Star Wars-themed alarm clock app too.
The pre-orders for Star Wars Mobile phones start today, and the devices go on sale on December 2 in Japan. Would you love if these Star Wars smartphones were launched globally or are you planning to move to Japan to get your hands on one of these?