BQ & Canonical launches second Ubuntu phone as BQ Aquaris E5 HD gets official in Europe.
BQ, a Spain based smartphone OEM is crazy for Ubuntu OS. After launching Aquaris E4.5, the first ever Ubuntu phone in February this year, company announces it’s successor in the form of Aquaris E5 HD. The BQ Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition is the result of joint work from BQ and Canonical.
BQ Aquaris E5 HD Review
There is also a Aqauris E5 HD phone retailing at €209.90 powered with Android. Similar stuff did happen with it’s predecessor as well. So you shouldn’t be confused with that when buying. The Android version of it is here in the picture.
Company calls BQ Aquaris E4.5 as a success as it was sold out. From its successor, there is much improvement in technical specifications of the device. We all discuss them as we go with BQ Aquaris E5 HD review[Quick] in accordance with their specifications.
BQ Aquaris E5 HD
|Display:5-inch 1280×720 touchscreen IPS display|
|1.3 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek processor|
|1 GB RAM|
|Software: Ubuntu OS|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with Dual LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 32 GB|
|Connectivity:4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi|
|Battery:2500 mAh Li-Polymer battery|
|GPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack|
The newly launched BQ Aquaris E5 HD will be available in European countries only at a price of 199.90 Euros[£145 equivalent] and availability is said to be June second week. Head no where else the official BQ Store.