Compact yet powerful
Display and Configuration
The BQ Aquaris M8 poses with a compact 8.0-inch IPS LCD screen that flaunts a resolution of 800 x 1,280 pixels, resulting from a density of 189 pixels per inch. The capacitive multi-touch touchscreen comes along with screen protection.
At the heart of it, this tablet is powered by a quad-core Cortex A53 processor, clocking a speed of 1.3GHz, which is placed on a chipset of MediaTek MT8163. The processor is assisted by a 2GB RAM make sure that multitasking and gaming becomes a smooth affair, without glitches. A GPU of Mali-T720 MP2 takes care of the graphics with ease.
Camera and Storage
The BQ Aquaris M8 is fitted with a 5MP primary camera that can process images of 2,592 x 1,944 pixels resolution and videos of 1,920 x 1,080 at 30 frames per second with the help of digital zoom and 2.8f aperture. The 2MP front camera seems to be a decent enough for all you selfie and video calling requirements.
The tablet comes with a 16GB inbuilt internal storage option, which can be further expanded up to 256GB with the help of a microSD card. Further, the external OTG supports that you donÂt face any issues with the storage department.
Battery and Connectivity
The BQ Aquaris M8 is supplied with ample fuel by a 4,050mAh non-removable li-polymer battery, which is enough to keep the tablet awake for a decent period of time.
In the connectivity department, the tablet offers basic features like advanced Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Bluetooth v4.1 and a microUSB 2.0 slot.
The BQ Aquaris M8 is a compact tablet that is powered by a decent processor and is supported by a good enough storage option. However, all the features combined, appear to be average when compared with other tablets within the same price range. But still, given its compact size and a comparatively lighter body, it can be chosen over the others any day. So if you want a pocket friendly tablet, that fits in your pocket as well, have a look at this one.