Today we reported that BQ has launched a new smartphone Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition in India, which is in fact first phone in the country which is powered by an Ubuntu system. But the company has unveiled one more smartphone along with E4.5, and both the devices are running on Ubuntu. That means now there are two smartphones in India which runs Ubuntu. Dubbed BQ Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition, the handset is priced at Rs. 13,499 and available for purchase in black and white colours through Snapdeal.
BQ Aquaris E5 HD sports a 5 inch 720p display, and comes with 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel front-facing shooter for selfies and video calls. Needless to say, the phone runs Ubuntu Touch operating system.
Powered by a quad-core 1.3GHz processor, the phone packs 1 gig of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, and a 2,500mAh battery. As far connectivity is concerned, the BQ Aquaris E5 HD includes dual-SIM, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G (HSPA+), GPS with A-GPS, Micro-USB, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and FM radio. The handset measures 142 x 71 x 8.6mm, and weighs 134g.