BQ Aquaris M5 VS. Meizu Metal: Comparison

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

Devices

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Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
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Design & Materials
6.2
5.5
Performance & Hardware
4.8
5
Camera
6.2
4.9
Connectivity
5.4
4
Battery
5
4.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
BQ
Aliases
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Meizu Blue Charm

Release Date

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

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
69.4 mm
143.0 mm
8.4 mm
75.3 mm
150.7 mm
8.2 mm
Weight
144 g
162 g
Usable surface
69 %
73 %
Materials
Polycarbonate
Metal
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White
Blue

Champagne

Gray

Pink

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS JDI
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
441 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 90% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Dragontrail glass
  • GFF full lamination
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • T2X-1 glass

Prototypes





Prototypes
BQ Aquaris M5
Print 3D Model
Meizu Metal
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 1.5Ghz
MediaTek Helio X10 2.0 (MT6795)
CPU
Cortex A53 4X1.5GHz + 4x1GHz
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.5 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 405 550 Mhz
PowerVR G6200 700MHz

RAM

RAM
3 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
30.124
Overall performance better than 32% of devices
48.928
Overall performance better than 54% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
No
Yes, on the front

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.127 µm
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Sensor
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Samsung Unknown
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.2
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 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
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
4.9 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B20 (800)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
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
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

0.445 W/Kg on head
0.441 W/Kg on body
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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.
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3120 mAh
3140 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 7.1.2 Nougat
Yun OS 3.0

Prices

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