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BQ Aquaris U Plus

Specifications

BQ Aquaris U Plus
BQ Aquaris U Plus (Aquaris Series)
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 1.4 GHz , 8x 1.40GHz Cortex-A53 (Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430, 64bit)
Graphics adapter
Memory
2048 MB 
Display
5 inch 16:9, 1280x720 pixel 294 PPI, Capacitive Touchscreen, glossy: yes
Storage
,  GB 
, 6GB, microSD slot (shared until 256GB )
Connections
1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope , proximity sensor, light sensor, compass, fingerprint sensor
Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Battery
3080 Wh
Camera
Primary Camera: 16 MPix 16.0MP, f / 2.0, phase comparison-AF, LED flash videos @ 1080p / 30fps
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix 5.0. MP, f / 2.4, video @ 1080p / 30fps
Weight
142 g ( = 5.01 oz / 0.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 76.63% - good
Average of 8 scores (from 14 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 62%, features: 75%, display: 70% mobility: 81%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 100%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the BQ Aquaris U Plus

90% BQ Aquaris U Plus
Source: Android Mag German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/10/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 92% performance: 40% features: 80% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 100% ergonomy: 100%
70% BQ Aquaris U Plus
Source: MobiFlip German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/07/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Análisis del bq Aquaris U Plus
Source: Movil Zona Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/04/2016
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 70% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
76% BQ Aquaris U Plus, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/19/2016
Rating: Total score: 76% price: 80% features: 70% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
Bq Aquaris U Plus, Ventajas y Desventajas más destacadas
Source: Mi Mundo Gadget Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; metal case; decent cameras; high autonomy; good price. Negative: HD panel; no NFC; mediocre hardware.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/13/2016
Análisis del Bq Aquaris U Plus: un móvil para un uso cotidiano sin adornos
Source: El Androide Libre Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Long battery life; metal case; nice design. Negative: Mediocre speakers; no NFC.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/24/2016
Probamos el Aquaris U Plus: Bq contraataca volviendo al 'low cost'
Source: El Confidencial Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Good price; decent cameras. Negative: Mediocre hardware; low performance.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/11/2016
77% Bq Aquaris U Plus Review | 200€ de pura beleza
Source: 4G News Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/08/2016
Rating: Total score: 77% price: 85% performance: 75% mobility: 85% workmanship: 70%
Análise BQ Aquaris U Plus
Source: Aberto ate de Madrugada Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: High performance; fast fingerprint sensor. Negative: Uncomfortable volume and power buttons; poor rear camera.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/15/2016
Análise BQ Aquaris U Plus: “democratizar tecnologia”
Source: Android Geek Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: High autonomy; excellent speakers; good cameras; good built quality. Negative: Poor display; no NFC; mediocre performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/02/2016
Análise BQ Aquaris U Plus: A nova gama da BQ
Source: Mais Tecnologia Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Nice design; good ergonomy; reliable GPS; decent cameras. Negative: Chamber lenses are too protruding.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/27/2016
75% BQ Aquaris U plus Recensione
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/20/2016
Rating: Total score: 75% price: 75% display: 68% mobility: 90% workmanship: 78%
95% BQ Aquaris U Plus - Смартфон для творческих рук
Source: Helpix RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/26/2017
Rating: Total score: 95%
60% BQ Aquaris U Plus - Обзор смартфона-лапочки со слегка недопиленным софтом
Source: Helpix RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/24/2016
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 505: Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
430: Lower mainstream octa-core ARM Cortex-A53 SoC clocked at up to 1.4 GHz and the Adreno 505 GPU, a DDR3L-1600 memory controller as well as an X6 LTE (Cat. 4) modem.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
5":

This is a typical smartphone diagonal.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.142 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


BQ:

BQ is a Spanish company of the Mundo Reader S.L Group, which develops smartphones, tablets, 3D printers and robots.

The market shares are low and mainly concentrate on Europe. The number of reviews is quite low and the achieved ratings are average (as of 2016).


76.63%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.
BQ Aquaris U
Adreno 505

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2016-11- 2)