Spain and Portugal are the first to get on board the company’s program to bring low-cost handsets running the latest version of Android to customers.
— Google España (@GoogleES) September 17, 2015
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The first handset under the banner is the dual-SIM 4G capable BQ Aquaris A4.5, which features a 4.5-inch 540×960 pixel display protected by Dragontrail glass and runs Android 5.1.1.
It’s powered by a 1GHz quad-core processor along with 1GB RAM and offers 16GB of onboard storage, as well a microSD slot to add 64GB more space.
There’s an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel shooter in front. A 2,470mAh battery rounds off the package. The A4.5 retails for €169.90 ($195) in Spain and €179.90 ($205) in Portugal.