Canonical announced yesterday that the very first Ubuntu Phone is going to be released in the upcoming days. It is produced by BQ and it’s basicly the same as Aquaris E4.5, the only difference is the OS. The device will cost €169 and it will be available at multiple European providers.


  • 4,5″ display with 540x960px (qHD) resolution
  • 1,3GHz quad-core MediaTek Cortex A7 CPU
  • Mali 400 GPU @ 500 MHz (MediaTek)
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB internal storage
  • 8 megapixel primary, 5 megapixel secondary camera
  • 2150 mAh Battery
  • Dual micro-SIM

Later, the China-based Meizu will also offer Ubuntu Phones.