R2, the latest smartphone launched by Blu, is now available for purchase for the first time in the country on Thursday. To recall, the smartphone had been launched in USA few weeks ago, and is now available to buy on Amazon. It will be made available in Gold, Silver, Rose Gold and Black color variants. Blu R2 features front dual-tone LED flash, its highlight feature, apart from Android 7.0 Nougat, fingerprint sensor and a metal uni-body at its price.
Blu R2 Price in USA
Blu R2 price in USA has been set at $79.99 for 1GB RAM, and 8GB inbuilt storage version, while 2GB RAM, 16GB inbuilt storage with 4G LTE version has been priced at $109.99. As we mentioned and the smartphone will be available in two variants were known as Blu R2 and Blu R2 LTE.
Blu R2 Specifications
The Blu R2 features a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution, 282ppi, and 2.5D curved glass protection. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6580 SoC coupled with Mali-400 GPU and 1GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with 8GB of built-in storage that is expandable via microSD card up to 64GB.
For optics, the device sports an 8-megapixel rear and front cameras with f/2.0 aperture and dual-tone LED flash. It can also record 1080p videos at 30fps. You can also find a fingerprint sensor on the back panel of the device.
For connectivity, includes 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Glonass, Micro-USB 2.0, GPRS/ EDGE, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It bears a 3000mAh battery, measures 150.3 x 74.3 x 9.6mm, and weighs 156 grams.
Blu R2 LTE Specifications
The Blu R2 LTE features nearly identical design and specifications to the R2, except for 4G LTE connectivity, RAM and as well as a higher resolution camera sensor and a different processor. It bears similar 5.2-inch HD display with 2.5D curved glass but runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC coupled with MaliT720 GPU. The device is available with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage option that’s expandable via microSD card up to 64GB.
On the camera front, it sports a 13-megapixel rear and front autofocus camera with f/2.0 aperture, and dual-tone LED flash. It also features a fingerprint sensor on its back cover. Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, Glonass, Micro-USB 2.0, GPRS/ EDGE, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It also packs a 3000mAh battery and similar dimensions as R2.