Blu seems set to launch another entry-level Android smartphone named the Vivo 5 Mini, which has been listed as available at Amazon online retail store in USA for $74.95 (along with an MRP of $79.95). There has been no official announcement of the smartphone from Blu Cell Phone Website yet.
Blu Vivo 5 Mini Specifications
According to the online retailer listing, the Blu Vivo 5 Mini is a dual-SIM (GSM-GSM) smartphone that runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. Notably, the smartphone features 3G HSPA+ connectivity, which is compatible world-wide with GSM carriers. The housing of handsets made out full of metal, which at this price is a definite selling point for it.
Featuring a 4.0-inch display with unspecified resolution, the Vivo 5 Mini runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core processor which is based on MediaTek 6580 chipset clubbed with Mali-400 GPU and unspecified RAM capacity, but might possibly be 512MB or at least 1GB of RAM.
Other specifications of the Blu Vivo 5 Mini according to its Amazon listing include 8GB of built-in storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). The Vivo 5 Mini sports a 5-megapixel rear autofocus camera with flash, and a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfie and video calling.
Connectivity options on the Vivo 5 Mini include 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM radio. Battery capacity of the device not provided yet.
Earlier on Monday, another Blu Phone was listed at an Amazon online retailer, the Blu Life Max, which is the LTE version and packs 3700mAh battery. The device has been priced at $118, but currently listed with out of the stock at the store.
The Blu Life Max features dual-SIM support and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It features a 5.5-inch HD (720 x 1280 pixels) 2.5D curved display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera along with LED flash support and there is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard.