BenQ F5 (2014) review

Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
Adreno 305
2 GB / 16 GB
5 inches (720 x 1280 px)
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus

BenQ announced the launch of the F5 smartphone in 2014. The manufacturer is offering the BenQ F5 phone with 5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The BenQ F5 comes with Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2520 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

Add BenQ F5 to your comparison

BenQ F5 specifications

BrandBenQ
NameF5
ModelF5
Release date2014

Body

The weight of BenQ F5 is about 4.76 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BenQ phone are average (5.63 x 2.87 x 0.33 inches).

Weight4.76 oz
Dimensions5.63 x 2.87 x 0.33 inches
Colorsblack, white
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The BenQ F5 comes with Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
CPUQuad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUAdreno 305

Display

The size of F5 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5 inches IPS display of BenQ F5 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of BenQ F5 (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the F5 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The BenQ F5 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The F5 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The F5 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2520 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of F5 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 2520 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This BenQ phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity
Add BenQ F5 to your comparison

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the BenQ F5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

BenQ F5 pictures

Please let us know if you find incorrect information or something isn't working, or if you have a suggestion for improvement. Our e-mail address is webmaster@phone42.com.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. (More information)