Tomorrow begins the MWC in Barcelona and with it both Canonical and BQ and Meizu will present their smartphones with Ubuntu Phone. There are more and more devices with this operating system, although not as many as there are with Android, yes they are very varied devices with various functions and various prices. Tomorrow this may change and something new will be seen, but today we can say that smartphones are the next four models we present to you.
Yes, you heard me right, there are four. On this occasion we haven’t caught the first terminals in the Nexus family which were used as a test side. We have decided this because first they are terminals only with Android and secondly because they are devices that are no longer sold in the market.
BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition
the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition was the first device with Ubuntu Phone. Has a 4.5 “screen and a very low price. Features that mark this smartphone. The processor of this mobile is a Mediatek QuadCore with 1 GB of RAM. The screen has a resolution qHD 540 x 960 px, 220 HDPI with DragonTrail technology. The internal storage is 8 GB but can be expanded via a microSD slot. The front camera has 5 MP and the rear camera has 8 MP with autofocus. In addition to GPS, Bluetooth and Wifi, the terminal has a 2,150 mAh battery that gives great autonomy to the device. The price of this terminal is 169 euros.
BQ Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition
BQ launched after several months after its first terminal, a superior smartphone with a larger screen. In this case it is based on its I5 HD model, a model with a 5-inch screen. the BQ Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition has a 1.3 Ghz Mediatek QuadCore processor with 1 GB of RAM. 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded via microSD slot. The screen is 5 inches with an HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and 294 HDPI with DragonTrail technology. The rear camera has 13 Mp and the front camera has 5 Mp. Connectivity is the same as the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition: GPS, Wifi, Bluetooth. All accompanied by a 2,500 mAh battery. The price of this device is 199 euros.
Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition
the Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition it has high-end features at a fairly affordable price. At this point we find an Octacore Mediatek processor with 2 Gb of RAM and 16 Gb of internal storage with microSD slot. The screen is 5.36 inches with Gorilla Glass 3 and a FullHD resolution. The rear camera is 20.7 mpx with led flash and the front camera has 8 Mpx. Wifi, Bluetooth, GPS and great autonomy are emblems of this mobile model with Ubuntu Phone. However the price is not low. The Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition costs 299 euros.
Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition
It is the second model of Meizu but the first high-end smartphone with Ubuntu Phone. The device has a processor octacore Exynos 7420 with 3 GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded via microSD slot. The screen of the Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition it is 5.7 inches with QuadHD resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The front camera is 5 Mp and the rear camera is 21.16 mpx. The battery of this device is 3050 mAh. In addition the terminal has fingerprint sensor, 4G connectivity and fast charging, Features that none of the other mobiles with Ubuntu Phone have or offer. The Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition is not yet sold or its price is known but we will know tomorrow during the presentation of Canonical.
Conclusion on these mobiles with Ubuntu Phone
These are the four mobiles with Ubuntu Phone, terminals for all tastes and for all pockets, something that many companies offer to their users. Surely many would like other designs or more models, but the truth is that their performance and usefulness is huge, as much as other operating systems and in a short time the number of features has grown considerably. Possibly this is a good year to start using Ubuntu Phone Don’t you believe?