Sharp Aquos Sense 3 receives Android 10 Update

The Sharp Aquos Sense 3 is a decent budget smartphone that comes with the Snapdragon 630 SoC. It launched last year towards the year’s end and came with Android 9 Pie pre-installed. By that time Google released the Android 10 update so users were disappointed to see an older Android version. Sharp, however, did promise at least 2 major Android updates for the device.

After months of waiting for the update, Sharp Aquos Sense 3 users can finally rejoice. The Japanese smartphone maker has now released the Android 10 update for the device. This new update is currently live in Japan and it brings a host of new features. This includes all the new privacy features that come along with Android 10.

Sharp Aquos Sense 3 Android 10

Sharp Aquos Sense 3 Android 10 update

Here are some features that come with the Android 10 update:

  • Enhanced Dark Mode
  • Improved Gesture Navigation
  • Smart Reply
  • Live Caption
  • Privacy Controls

To know more about Android 10’s new features you can check out the top 10 Android 10 features and details. Sharp Aquos Sense 3 users will be receiving the update notification on their devices. In case the notification does not show up, users can manually check for the update. To check for the update, go to Settings > System > Advanced > System update > Check for system update. Wait for the device to scan for any available update. If the Android 10 update is available on your device, you will see the following screen:

Sharp Aquos Sense3 Android 10 update
Screenshot via oujisama_MGR (Twitter)

Sharp advises users to take a backup of their data before downloading and installing the Android 10 update. Another thing worth pointing out is that Sharp Aquos Sense 3 users can not revert back to Android 9 Pie after installing the Android 10 update. This will be the first major update for the device. Thus, users can expect to see Android 11 also make its way over to the device. However, given the time it took the company to release Android 10 for the device. We can safely assume that Android 11 for the Sharp Aquos Sense 3 won’t be arriving anytime soon.

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