BQ has presented two new smartphones Aquaris V Plus and Aquaris V. With them, the Spanish technology is directed to the younger audience betting on key specifications such as the camera, the autonomy and the multimedia experience.
Photography is one of the hallmarks of BQ. For this range, opted for a sensor Sony IMX386 of 12 MP and the technology Big Pixel. Thanks to the size of the pixels (1,25 𝞵m/pixel) and aperture of f/2.0, the sensor is capable of capturing more light, reducing the capture time and obtaining better contrast and backlighting. Includes technology approach to ultra-fast PDAF and built-in HDR/HDR+. Its front camera of 8 MP integrates front flash for selfies night, Face, Beauty and Selfie Indicator, in addition to HDR.
BQ has opted for the screen and for the sound to provide an audiovisual experience excellent the generation that more media content is consumed. Aquaris V (A 5.2” HD), and Aquaris V Plus (5,5” FHD) feature glass curved 2.5 D, brightness of 520 and 570 nits , respectively, and glass japanese NEG Dinorex™ xdr. With respect to audio, highlights its intelligent amplifier TFA9896 of NXP, the headphone output with levels of distortion at maximum volume lower to 0.006% and the audio codec Bluetooth aptX™, which reduces the latency and the loss of quality typical in codecs traditional.
Both mounted the processor Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 435 Octa Core , attached to its battery of 3400 mAh (Aquaris V Plus) and 3100 mAh (Aquaris V), provides the autonomy that characterizes the devices of BQ. Also include quick charge Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0, a must have for the young people.
The range Aquaris V account with NFC technology and sensor footprint and you will receive update to Android 8 Oreo.
Aquaris U2 and Aquaris U2 Lite
BQ has also presented the new Aquaris U2 and Aquaris U2 Lite, which continues to democratise the technology, making specifications features ranges higher they are accessible to any person. Both share a careful design where the frames are reduced to give prominence to a screen of 5.2” with 520 nits brightness, glass 2.5 D protection and Dinorex™, which prevents scratches and makes it more resistant to blows.
Aquaris U2 and Aquaris U2 Lite offer one of the best regions of your price range, with a battery of 3100 mAh and the function of quick charge Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0. Mounted processors Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 435 and 425 , respectively, and Aquaris U2 incorporates, in addition, NFC technology. BQ ensures, at least, an update of the version of the operating system on all their smartphones (and not only on their flagships), for this reason, the range Aquaris U2 will receive Android 8 Oreo.
With respect to the photograph, the camera rear 13 MP (Aquaris U2) and 8 MP (Aquaris U2 Lite) include HDR/HDR+ and focus fast PDAF and the front 5 MP features flash front, Face, Beauty, Selfie Indicator, and HDR.
Pricing and availability
The availability will be the next BQ Aquaris V. Will be available in October with some configurations, 16 GB + 2 GB RAM and 32 GB + 3gb RAM from 199,90€
Aquaris V Plus will arrive from November onwards in configurations with 32 GB + 3 GB RAM and 64 GB + 4 GB RAM from 249,90€. Can be purchased in the colours Deep Black Mist and Gold.
The range Aquaris U2 is available in the colours Carbon Black and Sand Gold with 16 GB + 2 GB RAM. Aquaris U2 (179,90€) you will arrive in October and Aquaris U2 Lite (159,90€) from November.