Ubuntu-based smartphone was earlier launched by BQ in Europe. Now, the smartphones has been officially announced for India, which will be exclusively available through Snapdeal from the end of this month. The models are Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition and Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition, will be available for Rs. 11,999 and Rs. 13,499 correspondingly. Both supports dual-SIM with dual standby, comes in in White and Black alternative colors.
The BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Model functions a 5-inch High Definition IPS screen and is driven by a 1.3GHz quadcore MediaTek central processing unit with 1GB of Memory. The smartphone houses a 13-mega-pixel rear camera with double-LED flash, BSI and Largan lens. It has also a-5-mega-pixel front-facing camera.
The Aquaris E5 Ubuntu provides 16GB of storage that is built-in which is further expanding with up to 32GB of micro-sd card. Connection choices include Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G (HSPA ), Global Positioning System/ AGPS, micro usb, and FM radio. A 2500mAH battery backs the unit. It measures 142 x 71 x 8.6 mm and weighs 134 gms.
On yet another phone, the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu features a 4.5-inch qHD (540×960 pixels) screen and is powered with a quadcore MediaTek central processing unit (Cortex A7) clocked at 1.3GHz. It is sold with 1GB of Memory and Mali GPU. It includes 8GB internal storage which is further expanding with up to 32GB of micro-sd card.
The smartphone houses an 8 megapixel rear camera with double LED flash. There is a 5-mega-pixel unit at the front.Connection choices provides Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G (HSPA ), Global Positioning System/ AGPS, micro usb with OTG, and FM radio. The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu actions 137 x 67 x 9 mm and weighs 123 gms. It’s supported with an 2150mAh Li-po battery.