BQ Aquaris X5 VS. BQ Aquaris M5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: BQ Aquaris X5 VS. BQ Aquaris M5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
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No price,
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Design & Materials
4.9
6.2
Performance & Hardware
4
4.8
Camera
6.1
6.2
Connectivity
3.3
5.4
Battery
4.7
5

Basics

Brand

Brand
BQ
BQ
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
October 2015, 4 years ago
July 2015, 4 years ago
State
Not available
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.5 mm
144.4 mm
7.5 mm
69.4 mm
143.0 mm
8.4 mm
Weight
148 g
144 g
Usable surface
67 %
69 %
Materials
Metal
Polycarbonate
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

Silver
Black

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS Quantum Color
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
294 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Dragontrail glass
  • 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 X5
Print 3D Model
BQ Aquaris M5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 412
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 1.5Ghz
CPU
ARM Cortex-A53
Cortex A53 4X1.5GHz + 4x1GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.4 GHz
1.5 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 306
Qualcomm Adreno 405 550 Mhz

RAM

RAM
2 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
30.162 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 32% of devices
30.124
Overall performance better than 32% 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
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.127 µm
1.127 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Scene mode
  • 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
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

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)
  • 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
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

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

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • 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.

0.491 W/Kg on head
0.760 W/Kg on body
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
2900 mAh
3120 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.1.2 Nougat

Prices

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