BQ Aquaris M5.5 vs BQ Aquaris U: Comparison

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

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
6.9
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
3.8
5.2
Performance & Hardware
4.5
4.2
Camera
6.6
5.3
Connectivity
4.9
5
Battery
5.9
4.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
BQ
BQ
Aliases
--
--

Release Date

Release date
August 2015, 4 years ago
September 2016, 3 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
75.5 mm
151.8 mm
8.5 mm
70.5 mm
144.0 mm
7.8 mm
Weight
162 g
142 g
Usable surface
72 %
68 %
Materials
-
Polycarbonate
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White
Gray

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS JDI
LCD IPS
Aspect Ratio
16:9
16:9
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
720 x 1280 px
Density
401 Pixels per inch
294 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Dragontrail glass
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Brightnes 400 cd/m² (typ)
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
BQ Aquaris M5.5
Print 3D Model
BQ Aquaris U
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 1.5Ghz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937
CPU
Cortex A53 4X1.5GHz + 4x1GHz
4x1.4GHz ARM Cortex A53 + 4x1.1GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.5 GHz
1.4 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 405 550 Mhz
Qualcomm Adreno 505

RAM

RAM
3 GB
2 GB
Type
--
--

Antutu

Score
33.625
Overall performance better than 34% of devices
37.500 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 39% of devices

Storage

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

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

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

Others

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

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung 5K3M2
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.0
ISO
100 - 800
Pixel size
1.13 µm
Sensor size
1/3.06

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5K3L8
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Sensor size
1/3.1
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • RAW
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B20 (800)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • 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
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

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

0.395 W/Kg on head
0.800 W/Kg on body
0.596 W/Kg on head
1.450 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
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3620 mAh
3080 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Fast charge
No
No
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Prices

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