bq Aquaris 5 HD VS. BQ Aquaris M5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: bq Aquaris 5 HD VS. BQ Aquaris M5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
No price,
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Design & Materials
2.5
6.2
Performance & Hardware
2
4.8
Camera
2.5
6.2
Connectivity
1.8
5.2
Battery
2.6
5.1

Basics

Brand

Brand
BQ
BQ
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
December 2013, 5 years ago
July 2015, 4 years ago
State
Not available
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
71.0 mm
142.0 mm
9.9 mm
69.4 mm
143.0 mm
8.4 mm
Weight
170 g
144 g
Usable surface
68 %
69 %
Materials
Plastic
Polycarbonate
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White
Black

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
294 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Without Notch
  • 90% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Dragontrail glass
  • GFF full lamination
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
bq Aquaris 5 HD
Print 3D Model
BQ Aquaris M5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek MT6589
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 1.5Ghz
CPU
ARM Cortex-A7
Cortex A53 4X1.5GHz + 4x1GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.2 GHz
1.5 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
PowerVR SGX544
Qualcomm Adreno 405 550 Mhz

RAM

RAM
1 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
15.170 (Antutu v5)
Overall performance better than 5% of devices
30.124
Overall performance better than 33% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
8 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
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1.127 µm
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
Unknow
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
1.2 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
-
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • 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
Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

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0.445 W/Kg on head
0.441 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

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Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2100 mAh
3120 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 4.2
Android 7.1.2 Nougat

Prices

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