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BQ Aquaris E6 (2014) review

Android OS v4.4 (KitKat)
Mediatek MT6592
Mali-450 MP4
2 GB / 16 GB
6 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus

BQ announced the launch of the Aquaris E6 smartphone in 2014. The manufacturer is offering the BQ Aquaris E6 phone with 6 inches display, Mediatek MT6592 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The BQ Aquaris E6 comes with Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6 inches phone comes with IPS display (1080 x 1920 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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BQ Aquaris E6 specifications

BrandBQ
NameAquaris E6
ModelAQE6
Release date2014

Body

The weight of BQ Aquaris E6 is about 6.46 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BQ phone are average (6.31 x 3.27 x 0.35 inches).

Weight6.46 oz
Dimensions6.31 x 3.27 x 0.35 inches
Colorsblack, white
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The BQ Aquaris E6 comes with Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4 (KitKat)
SoCMediatek MT6592
CPUOcta-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUMali-450 MP4

Display

The size of Aquaris E6 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6 inches IPS display of BQ Aquaris E6 with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes, up to 5 fingers

Memory

The internal memory of BQ Aquaris E6 (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 Aquaris E6 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 camera5 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The BQ Aquaris E6 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 Aquaris E6 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
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable 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 Aquaris E6 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4000 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 BQ 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 Aquaris E6 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.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDragontrail glass, Dual SIM
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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 Aquaris E6, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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