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bq Aquaris M5, this is the new flagship of the Spanish company with Qualcomm and Android Lollipop


Despite the fact that no good news was expected, the Spanish company bq today presented us with the renewal of their bq Aquaris E family. The new devices will be available under the name bq Aquaris M.and as usual, they will arrive in different sizes and with some differences between them.

And one of the featured was that bq Aquaris M5, the company’s new flagshipand a natural replacement for the bq Aquaris E5 4G that we analyzed at the time. Although the company has only been in the market for a relatively short time, it did not want to delay the presentation of its new catalog with properties superior to those already observed. These are those of the bq Aquaris M5:

Specifications bq Aquaris M5
operating system Android Lollipop
screen 5 inches with Quantum Color +
SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
Cameras 13-megapixel rear with LED flash and 5-megapixel front with LED flash
Connectivity Dual SIM, LTE, WLAN, Bluetooth, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS with A-GPS

As we can see, almost all of the sections have been significantly improved compared to the previous generation. The most obvious change is in his Chipsetwith a clear jump from the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 of the bq Aquaris E5 4G to the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, which promises enough performance even for demanding users. Another very positive news is that this new bq Aquaris M5, as its brothers also unveiled today, is this comes with Android Lollipop as standard, something to be appreciated without a doubt.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 in the bq Aquaris M5 and M5.5

Perhaps what most users expected most was an important design change, but the truth is that ** it seems that bq hasn’t changed much in this section. We keep seeing one similar line to your current equipmentAlthough yes, the navigation buttons are those of Android Lollipop, and while we don’t have any data on the dimensions yet, the thickness seems to have been reduced. It will be available in black and white.

The new bq Aquaris M. will go on sale in Mayalthough prices have not yet been confirmed. We invite you to keep an eye on the blog in the morning as we update the entries with any data that the company has not yet published.

bq | Press release

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