BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is the world’s first Ubuntu phone

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The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is the world’s first Ubuntu phone. It is a mid-range smartphone with a 4.5-inch display, a Mediatek processor, 1GB RAM, and a 2,150mAh battery.

For photography, the rear camera is an 8 megapixel snapper, while the front-facing camera is 5 megapixels.


  • GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • 3G: 900, 2100 MHz HSPA+
  • 4G: No
  • SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual standby)
  • OS: Ubuntu


  • Dimensions: 137 x 67 x 9 mm
  • Weight: 123 g
  • Display: 4.5-inch, qHD 540 x 960 pixel (240 ppi), IPS capacitive screen. Protective Dragontrail display

first Ubuntu phone - Bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu OS


  • Processor Type: Quad-Core Cortex A7 up to 1.3 GHz
  • Processor Name: MediaTek
  • Graphics Processor: Mali 400 up to 500 MHz
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal Storage: 8 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 32 GB


  • Rear: 8 MP Auto focus, with Dual LED flash
  • Video recording: Full HD (1080p)
  • Front-facing: 5.0 MP


  • Music Support: MP3, OGG, AAC, AMR, AWB, MIDI, MP2, WAV, APE, FLAC, EAAC3, AC3
  • Loudspeaker: Mono
  • Video Support: 3GP, MP4, FLV, WEBM, AVI, MOV, MKV
  • Radio: No


  • Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP
  • WiFi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • Infra-red: No
  • USB: microUSB v2.0, micro-USB OTG slot
  • NFC: No


  • Availability: Feb/Mar 2015
  • Battery: 2,150 mAh
  • Price: $194


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