Anyone who has been waiting to get their hands on the new BQ Ubuntu smartphone will be pleased to know that the Ubuntu smartphone is now available to purchase priced at €170 in the European Union.
The BQ Ubuntu smartphone is equipped with a 4.5 inch IPS multi-touch screen, offering 5 capacitive touch points together with a Protective Dragontrail display and a qHD 540 x 960 – 240 ppi (HDPI) resolution.
The BQ smartphone is powered by a Quad Core Cortex A7 1.3 GHz MediaTek processor supported by Mali 500 MHz graphics,1GB of RAM together with 8GB of internal memory all running the Ubuntu operating system. BQ explains :
“Ubuntu reinvents the way you interact with your smartphone. Everything you need in your day is now at your fingertips. Ubuntu offers a revolutionary way of interacting with your smartphone thanks to the new concept of Scopes. Scopes are individual quick start screens that give you access to everything you need: music, videos, social networks, etc. without having to go from one application to another.”
Other neat features of the BQ Ubuntu smartphone include dual micro-SIM support as well as a micro-USB OTG slot for storage expansion, and connectivity to Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 hardware. Complete with an 8 megapixel camera equipped offering Dual-flash, autofocus and sensors for proximity, accelerometer, eCompass and gyroscope.
For more information and full specifications on the new BQ Ubuntu smartphone jump over to the BQ website for details via the link below.