Information on the Software License for AQUOS Crystal

Software composition
The software included in this product is comprised of various software components whose individual copyrights are held by SHARP or by third parties.

Software developed by SHARP and open source software 
The copyrights for the software components and various relevant documents included with this product that were developed or written by SHARP are owned by SHARP and are protected by the Copyright Act, international treaties, and other relevant laws. This product also makes use of freely distributed software and software components whose copyrights are held by third parties. These include software components covered by a GNU General Public License (hereafter GPL), a GNU Lesser General Public License (hereafter LGPL) or other license agreement.

Obtaining source code
Source code will be provided AS IS and is based on the GPL/LGPL.  Please see below links for the details. 

GPL (GNU General Public License):

LGPL (GNU Lesser General Public License):

We are unable to answer or assist any questions about the source code content and the concerns for the open source software. Please download and read the license agreements prior to downloading the software.

Disclosure of Support Information
SHARP shall provide the customer support information relating to the Software through its website or other media; however, no support other than the aforementioned shall be provided. Therefore, in the event that any problem arises in relation to the Software, it shall be solved on your own responsibility and at your own expense.

Export Law Assurance
The Software is subject to United States export control laws and regulations including U.S. Export Administration Regulations, and may be subject to export or import regulations in other countries. You shall agree to comply strictly with all such laws and regulations and acknowledge that you have the responsibility to obtain licenses accordingly when you export, re-export, or import the Software. The Software must not be downloaded in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria or other countries to which the United States applies export controls, or by their nationals or residents, or must not be exported or re-exported to these countries or their nationals and residents. Furthermore, the Software must not be exported or re-exported to the persons and entities appearing on the lists of embargoed parties published by the governments of Japan, the United States and other countries.

Source Code Components

S8216 Version:

SA300 Version:

S4081 Version:

  • kernel.tar.gz

    *All other files are available in previous two versions.

S7232 Version

  • kernel.tar.gz

    *All other files are available in previous two versions.


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