The Smartphone manufacturing company Blu has launched its new smartphone in the United States called R1 Plus. The Blu R1 Plus comes with curved glass touch panel and full metal back body design, which gives a sophisticated look and excellent feel. The smartphone is already available for purchase by the company through online retailers including Amazon and Best Buy. The R1 Plus smartphone will be available in Slate Grey color in the country.
The Blue R1 Plus flaunts with a 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS display that offers a pixels density of 267 PPI. The curved On-cell Glass and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protects the display on the top of it. Under the hood, the device comes powered by MediaTek MT6737 quad-core 1.3 GHz arm cortex processor paired with Mali-T720 GPU. The dual SIM smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow v6.0 out of the box.
The smartphone sports 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and is capable of recording videos in 1080p resolution at 30fps. On the front, it has an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash for taking beautiful bright selfie even in dark environment. It packs with two different storage option 3GB of RAM/ 32GB inbuilt storage, and 2GB of RAM/ 16GB internal storage. Both this variant has expandable storage option up to 64GB via microSD card slot.
The R1 Plus smartphone comes backed by a powerful 4000 mAh non-removable battery, and it claims 30 days of standby time. It measures 153mm height, 76.6mm width, 10.5mm thickness, and 190 grams of weight. The connectivity of Blu R1 Plus smartphone includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, 4G LTE, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB v2.0 port. The sensors on board include an accelerometer, proximity, gyro, and ambient light sensor.
Price and availability of Blue R1 Plus:
The Blue R1 Plus smartphone has already made available for purchase in the United States through online retail store Amazon and Best Buy. In Amazon.com the 3GB/ 32GB inbuilt storage is priced at $159.99 (approx. Rs. 10,300) and 2GB/16GB internal storage is priced at $140 (approx. Rs. 9,000). It will be available in Slate Grey color.
Specifications of Blu R1 Plus:
OS: Android, Marshmallow v6.0.
Display: 5.5-inch, HD IPS display.
Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Processor: MediaTek MT6737 Quad-core 1.3 GHz, and Mali-T720 GPU.
Storage: 32GB/ 16GB Inbuilt, 3GB/ 2GB RAM, microSD Expansion Up to 64 GB.
Rear Camera: 13-megapixel, autofocus, and LED flash.
Front Camera: 5-megapixel, LED flash
Battery: 4000 mAh (Non-removable), Standby time up to 30 days.
Connectivity: Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and micro USB v2.0.