Spanish electronics manufacturer BQ is well known for its Android One-totting smartphones. The company has now launched two new Android One phones that adopt the moniker BQ Aquaris X2 and Aquaris X2 Pro. Both models are upper mid-rangers even though they sure come with a premium design.
BQ Aquaris X2 Specs
As for the specifications, the Aquaris X2 is equipped with a 5.65-inch FHD+ display with rather slim small bezels on the top and bottom. A 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protects the display. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage for the base model and 4GB + 64GB for the more premium one. The body is made of aluminium frame combined with a plastic back. The device also packs a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The X2 packs a dual camera setup at the back which includes a 12MP (f/1.8) + 5MP sensors with extra emphasis on portrait mode. The selfie shooter also comes with some cool features such as the SoftNeuro patented technology that produces a bokeh effect by detecting your face and blurring the background. In addition, the Aquaris X2 is fired up by a 3,100 mAh battery supporting Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4+.
BQ Aquaris X2 Pro Specs
The BQ Aquaris X2 Pro as the name implies is an improved model when compared to the Aquaris X2. It packs a similar 5.65-inch FHD+ display with a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass on top. It is powered by a Snapdragon 660 chipset While its memory starts at 4GB + 64GB configuration and goes up to 6GB + 128GB. The chassis is also a bit better as it features 3D glass instead of plastic while retaining the aluminium frame.
Pricing & Availability
As far as the prices go, the Aquaris X2 starting at €309.90 and the X2 Pro priced at €389,90. The Aquaris X2 is available in Carbon Black/Sand Gold while the X2 Pro comes in Midnight Black/Glaze White and Deep Silver. Both models will be available to buy soon.