The Aquaris A4.5 sports a 4.5 inch IPS display with a screen resolution of 960x540 pixels. The screen has been layered with Dragontail protection. The dimensions of the handset comes up to 63.48 x 131.77 x 8.75mm and weighs just 115 grams.
The handset ropes in an octa-core 1GHz Cortex-A53 CPU from Mediatek, along with a Mali T-720 MP1 GPU which is clocked at 450MHz. The processor comes bundled with 1GB of RAM space. A 16 GB of internal storage is also featured in the smartphone out of which 10.5 GB is free for the user. The storage space can be further expanded to a 64 GB via a micro SD card.
Backed by a 2450mAh battery the handset comes equipped with an 8MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P Lens and dual LED flash. The 5MP front snapper equips in an f/2.0 aperture as well but with 4P Lens. The dual-SIM Aquaris A4.5 supports 4G LTE and also the following connectivity features: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG. In addition, the device's audio is powered by Dolby sound system.
The latest Android 5.1.1 OS will be featured since the handset is backed by Google. The Aquaris A4.5 will be receiving regular updates from Google for the next two years.
Display - 4.5-inch (960 x 540 pixels) qHD IPS display
Processor - 1 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735M processor with 450 MHz Mali T720 GPU
Storage - 1GB, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
SIM - Dual (micro) SIM
OS - Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Camera - 8MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 5P lenses and 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 4P lenses
Dimensions - 63.48 x 131.77 x 8.75 mm
Weight - 115g
Connectivity - 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, Dolby technology
Battery - 2470mAh battery
The Aquaris A4.5 with Android One is essentially a Nexus device that costs about half as much as a typical Nexus smartphone, as it allows users with smaller budgets to get the full-end Android experience as well as a more reasonable period of support which is not provided on the vast majority of Android devices at this price range.
In addition, the BQ Aquaris A4.5 comes with 3-month subscription to Google Play Music All Access and a 5-year smartphone guarantee.