IZ*ONE member Sakura hails from Japan and had been active as a J-Pop idol before joining the group.
Netizens of an online community in South Korea have been talking about which version of Sakura they like better. For the most part, netizens have stated that Sakura as a K-Pop idol looks somewhat more modernized while Sakura as a J-Pop idol is cuter and brings out her unique character more.
At the moment, the majority of South Korean netizens have stated that they prefer Sakura's J-Pop idol visuals.
You can check out the versions below to decide for yourself.
Sakura As K-Pop Idol
Sakura As J-Pop Idol
Which version do you prefer?