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BQ Aquaris X5 Plus

BQ Aquaris X5 Plus
Brand: BQ
Category: Mobile Phone
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Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

  • Camera 5 / 10
  • Performance 5 / 10
  • Battery 5 / 10

BQ Aquaris X5 Plus smartphone was launched on 2016, July. The Mobile Phone is powered by a Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4×1.4 GHz Cortex-A53) processor with Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 (28 nm) chipset, as for graphics it possesses Adreno 510 GPU. It comes with 2 GB RAM / 3 GB RAM of RAM. The Cellphone runs Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat) and is powered by a 3200 mAh of Non-removable Li-Po battery.

The phone comes with a 5.0 inches or 68.9 cm desplay size, LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It has a display aspect ratio of 16:9 and 67.90% of screen ratio with display colors.

BQ Aquaris X5 Plus Camera

In the Camera department, the BQ Aquaris X5 Plus on the rear packs 16 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.8″, 1.12µm, PDAF16 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.8″, 1.12µm, PDAF. The rear camera setup has Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama. The front camera sports 8 MP, f/2.0, 1/4″ for selfies, with features

Hardware and Software

The BQ Aquaris X5 Plus runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat) operating system and packs 16 GB / 32 GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD, up to 256 GB. The BQ Aquaris X5 Plus is a Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). The smartphone measures 145 x 70 x 7.7 mm (5.71 x 2.76 x 0.30 in) (height x width x thickness) and weighs 145 g (5.11 oz). It was launched in Black, White/Rose Gold colors.

Phone Connectivity

Connectivity options on the BQ Aquaris X5 Plus include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE, microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, while it support GSM, HSPA and LTE network . Sensors on the phone include Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.

 BQ Aquaris X5 Plus Prices

As of 2016, July, the Smartphone price in different countries are listed below

Price in EuropeAbout EUR 300
Price in United StatesAbout USD 324
Price in NigeriaAbout NGN 126,600
Price in United Arab EmiratesAbout AED 1,194
Price in GhanaAbout GH₵ 1,884
Price in KenyaAbout KES 34,734
Price in PakistanAbout PKR 52,269
Price in IndiaAbout INR 24,786
Price in EgyptAbout E£ 5,127
Price in TanzaniaAbout TZS 751,395
Price in BrazilAbout R$ 1,815


BQ Aquaris X5 Plus - Firmware

Flashing and installation of BQ Aquaris X5 Plus firmware stock ROM can help you solve many problem. If your Aquaris X5 Plus phone is malfunctioning, dead, or infected with virus follow this steps by steps installation guide to Download BQ Aquaris X5 Plus firmware and Flash File

BQ Aquaris X5 Plus - Specs


3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800)
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
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Announced 2016, July
Status Available. Released 2016, July

Main Camera

Real Camera Type Single Lens
Rear Sensor(s) 16 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.8", 1.12µm, PDAF
Rear Video [email protected]
Rear Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama

Selfie Camera

Selfie Camera Type Single Lens
Selfie Sensor(s) 8 MP, f/2.0, 1/4"


Storage Capacity 16 GB / 32 GB
RAM (Memory) 2 GB RAM / 3 GB RAM
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB


SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Dimensions 145 x 70 x 7.7 mm (5.71 x 2.76 x 0.30 in)
Weight 145 g (5.11 oz)


WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
Radio FM radio


Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)
Type LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm (~67.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Protection Dinorex glass


Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Colors Black, White/Rose Gold
Price $324


CPU Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.4 GHz Cortex-A53)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 (28 nm)
Operating System Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat)
GPU Adreno 510


Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes


Capacity 3200 mAh
Battery Type Non-removable

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