BQ Aquaris 5.7 vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: BQ Aquaris 5.7 vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
No price,
no Ki
9.1 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 2.2 Design & Materials 9.3 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 2.6 Performance & Hardware 8.6 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 2.6 Camera 9.1 Camera
Connectivity score 2.4 Connectivity 9.0 Connectivity
Battery score 6.1 Battery 8.5 Battery

User reviews

User score
7.0
14 opinions
8.4
22 opinions

Summary

Inches 5.7" 6.9"
Resolution FHD WQHD+
Usable surface 66% useful 90% useful
Aspect Ratio 16:9 20:9
Dimensions 81.6 mm
165.0 mm
10.0 mm
76.0 mm
166.9 mm
8.8 mm
Weight 191 g 222 g
Micro MT6589
Quad-Core
Exynos 990
Octa-Core
RAM 2 GB RAM 12 GB RAM
Storage 16 GB 128 GB
AnTuTu 15.662
v?
515.098
v8
Battery 4000 mAh 5000 mAh
Main Camera 1
13 Mpx · Unknow

1
108 Mpx · ƒ/1.8
Bright S5KHM1
2 3 4
Selfie Camera SELF 5 Mpx · ƒ/-- SELF 40 Mpx · ƒ/2.2
Bands
OS Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Android 11

Brand

Brand BQ Samsung
Aliases -- SM-G988BZ

Release Date

Release date December 2013,
7 years ago
February 2020,
1 year ago
State Not available On Sale
Market -- Global

Design & Materials

Structure

BQ Aquaris 5.7
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
BQ Aquaris 5.7
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
Size
81.6 mm
165.0 mm
10.0 mm
Print 3D Model
76.0 mm
166.9 mm
8.8 mm
Print 3D Model
Weight 191 g 222 g
Usable surface 66 % 90 %
Materials - Aluminium alloy, Glass
Resistance - IP68
Colors
Black
Black

Gray

Screen

Diagonal 5.7" 6.9"
Type LCD IPS Amoled Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Aspect Ratio 16:9 20:9
Resolution FHD
1080 x 1920 px
WQHD+
1440 x 3200 px
Density 386 Pixels per inch 524 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Without Notch
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Refresh rate 120 Hz
  • Peak brightness - 1200 cd/m²
  • 2000000:1 contrast ratio
  • Always-On Display
  • TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort Certification
  • HDR10+
  • DCI-P3
  • Scratch resistant
  • Dual Edge display
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
6.2
7.4
Do you think it's a nice phone?
6.3
8.3
Is it comfortable?
5.9
7.9
Can you see it well in the sunlight?
6.4
9.6
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model MediaTek MT6589T Samsung Exynos 990
CPU 4x Cortex-A7 1.5 GHz 2x Exynos M5 2.73 GHz + 2x Cortex-A76 2.5 GHz + 4x Cortex-A55 2.0 GHz
Type Quad-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 28 nm 7 nm
Frequency 1.5 GHz 2.73 GHz
64 Bits No Yes

Graphics

GPU PowerVR SGX544 ARM Mali-G77 MP11

RAM

RAM 2 GB 12 GB
Type -- RAM LPDDR5

Storage

Capacity 16 GB 128 GB
Type -- UFS Storage 3.0
SD Slot Yes ,
Independent SD slot
Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint No Yes, in screen

Sensors

Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Gravity
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall
  • Geomagnetic
  • RGB

Others

Notifications LED -- --
Cooling system No Yes
Gaming buttons No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
7.2
8.9
Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
7.0
9.6
What's your experience been with demanding games?
4.4
8.9
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Camera

Main

No. of cameras Rear camera Quad rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard
Resolution 13 Mpx 108 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Samsung Bright S5KHM1
Type Unknown ISOCELL
Aperture Unknow ƒ/ 1.8
ISO -- --
Pixel size -- 0.80 µm
Pixel Binning -- 1-9 (3x3)
Sensor size -- 1/1.33
2
Camera type
--

Telephoto lens
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 3.5
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2.25
3
Camera type
--

Wide Angle lens
Resolution
12 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5K2LA
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.40 µm
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
1/2.55
4
Camera type
--

ToF 3D sensor
Resolution
0.5 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX516
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
5

Features

Flash LED LED
Optical Stabilisation No Yes
Slow Motion Video No,
30 fps
Yes,
960 fps
Others
  • Autofocus
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Optical zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Scene mode
  • RAW
  • Self-timer
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Continuous shooting
  • White balance settings
  • Face detection
  • HDR
  • Geotagging
  • Night Mode

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 5 Mpx 40 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Unknown
Type -- --
Aperture ƒ/ -- ƒ/ 2.2
ISO -- --
Pixel size -- 0.70 µm
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size -- --
Others
--
--

DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score --
126
Mobile
128
Photo
106
Video

User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
6.9
9.2
Quality of nighttime photos
4.3
8.4
Quality of selfies
5.9
8.9
Does it have a powerful flash?
5.9
9.1
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G --
  • n1 (2100)
  • n3 (1800)
  • n5 (850)
  • n7 (2600)
  • n8 (900)
  • n28b (700)
  • n28a (700)
  • n40 (2300)
  • n77 (3700)
  • n78 (3500)
4G LTE --
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
  • Unknown
  • Unknown
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 4.0 Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • ANT+
  • APT-x

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo

USB

USB
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

-- 0.660 W/Kg on head
-- W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

-- --

Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • TV-Out
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • ANT+

User reviews

Does it have good coverage for calls?
8.3
9.3
Quality of the GPS
7.0
9.3
And the WiFi?
8.0
9.3
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Battery

Battery

Capacity
4000 mAh
5000 mAh
Type Li-Ion Li-Polymer
Fast charge No Yes,
45.0W
Others --
  • Wireless charging
  • Reverse charging
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 0%
    Less than a day
  • 0%
    One day
  • 57%
    More than one day
  • 43%
    Two days or more
  • 9%
    Less than half day
  • 23%
    Less than a day
  • 32%
    One day
  • 27%
    More than one day
  • 9%
    Two days or more
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Software

Software

Operating System
  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
    Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 8 years ago
  • Android 11
    Android 11 , 5 months ago
Google Services (official) Yes Yes

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 43%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 43%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 14%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 0%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 82%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 18%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 36%
    Never
  • 36%
    Once a year
  • 21%
    Every six months
  • 0%
    Every two months or less
  • 0%
    Never
  • 0%
    Once a year
  • 35%
    Every six months
  • 65%
    Every two months or less
Number of reviews
14 opinions
22 opinions

Prices

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