BQ Mobile announced the launch of the Velvet smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the BQ Mobile Velvet phone with 5 inches display, Mediatek MT6580 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.
The BQ Mobile Velvet comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2000 mAh battery. The 5 inches phone comes with IPS display (480 x 854 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
BQ Mobile Velvet specifications
The weight of BQ Mobile Velvet is about 5.93 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BQ Mobile phone are average (5.75 x 2.91 x 0.39 inches).
|Dimensions||5.75 x 2.91 x 0.39 inches|
|Colors||black, gold, red|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|
The BQ Mobile Velvet comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7|
The size of Velvet screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5 inches IPS display of BQ Mobile Velvet with 480 x 854 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||5 inches|
|Resolution||480 x 854 px|
The internal memory of BQ Mobile Velvet (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||8 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the Velvet 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 camera||5 MP|
|Main camera||8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus|
The BQ Mobile Velvet doesn't support 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 Velvet phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Po 2000 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Velvet is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.
|Type||Li-Po 2000 mAh|
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 BQ Mobile phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of BQ Mobile Velvet phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.
|Sensors||accelerometer, light, proximity|
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 BQ Mobile Velvet, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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