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This article was published on February 11, 2015


    The Ubuntu Phone is now on sale in Europe

    The Ubuntu Phone is now on sale in Europe
    Abhimanyu Ghoshal
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    At long last, the wait is finally over. The first Ubuntu-powered smartphone is on sale for the next nine hours for customers in Europe on Spanish mobile manufacturer BQ’s site.

    Ubuntu phone

    The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is available for about €170 (around $195). To recap, it features a 4.5-inch display, 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, an 8-megapixel rear camera, dual-SIM slots and MicroSD support.

    BQ