BQ has added a new member to its family of mid-range terminals, the Aquarius M. The device in question is the BQ Aquaris M 2017 , the older brother of Aquaris M5.5, which hit the market a couple of years ago.
The truth is that there are not too many differences between the two terminals, neither in terms of characteristics nor in design. Almost the only difference we find between the Aquaris M5.5 and the BQ Aquaris M 2017 is that the latter has the Android 6.0 Marsmallow as an operating system.
BQ Aquaris M 2017: features
The phone measures 151.8 x 75.5 x 8.3 mm and weighs 162 grams . It looks rather “crude” compared to other mid-range devices we are seeing this year in the market, but in the line of HRC. It seems that the Spanish company is still not encouraged with the terminals without bevels.
The screen has a size of 5.5 inches and is IPS with FullHD Quantum Color + resolution; Has a pixel density per inch of 401.
Now let’s go inside the terminal. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor. The RAM is 2 or 3 GB ; 2GB may be just right for the most powerful games on Google Play. As for the internal storage , two models of 16 and 32 GB .
It features a 13 megapixel rear camera with f / 2.0 aperture and a 5 megapixel front camera. It is the battery the point where this terminal of BQ stands out: 3620 mAh capacity.
BQ Aquaris M 2017: price and availability
The Aquaris M 2017 BQ is available from today, June 21, on the company’s official website. The price of the base model, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage is 179.90 € . The top model of 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage is € 219.90 .
In short, BQ Aquaris M 2017 is a good alternative for those users who are looking for a mid-range phone at a good price and with the right characteristics and necessary to offer them a good performance.
What do you think of the new Aquaris M 2017 BQ? Will you give the phone a chance?