Blu Products unveils three new Android smartphones

Mar 14, 2013

Blu Products may not be a company you're familiar with, but it has announced three new smartphones that all run the Android operating system. The new smartphones all fall into the Blu Life series and promise premium build quality with flagship performance. The three smartphones share a lot of the same hardware in common.

The devices used the MediaTek MT6589 1.2 GHz quad-core chipset featuring a ARM Cortex A7 subsystem. The phones also use a PowerVR Series 5XT GPU and support fast HSPA+ data connectivity offering 4G speeds within the United States. All three the phones run Android 4.2 and have dual-SIM capability.

The phones also support dual-active functionality allowing users to make and receive calls on both SIM cards at one time. The phones also all use new IPS HD displays promising wide viewing angles and lots of contrast. The Life One is made using a solid aluminum body and has a five-inch HD resolution display covered in Gorilla Glass 2. It also features a 13-megapixel camera capable of recording full HD video and a five-megapixel front camera.

It has 16 GB of storage and 1 GB of RAM and a memory card slot for expansion. Pricing will be $299 in the US. The Life View is thin and uses a curved 8.9 mm thick housing. The phone has a 5.7-inch display, a 12-megapixel rear camera, and a five-megapixel front camera. It features 16 GB of storage and 1 GB of RAM and will also cost $299 in the US. The final phone is the Life Play using a 4.7-inch HD resolution display and measuring 7.9 mm thick. It has an eight-megapixel rear camera and a two-megapixel front camera with 4 GB of storage and 1 GB of RAM. It will sell for $229 in the US.

[via Blu Products]

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