BLU R1 Plus

Description

The BLU R1 Plus is powered by a 64-bit, quad-core MediaTek MTK6737 processor, further featuring 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal memory, and microSD card support. Also on board are dual SIM support, a 5 MP front-facing camera, and a 13 MP rear camera (both cameras have LED flashes). Sadly, the phone runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, instead of the newer and better Android 7 Nougat.

Cons

  • Thick body (0.41 inches)

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Display

Size: 5.5 inches
Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels, 267 PPI
Technology: IPS LCD
Screen-to-body: 71.10 %
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip: MediaTek MT6737
Processor: Quad-core, 1100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
GPU: Mali-T720 MP2
RAM: 3GB
Internal storage: 32GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 64 GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity: 4000 mAh

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 13 MP (PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3.2"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Video recording: 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Features: HDR, Video calling, Video sharing
Front: 5 MP (Flash)
Dimensions: 6.02 x 3.02 x 0.41 inches (153 x 76.6 x 10.5 mm)
Weight: 6.74 oz (191.0 g)
Materials: Back: Aluminum
Keys: Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Colors: Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 17(700 b)
UMTS: 850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
Dual SIM: Yes

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: Album art cover, Background playback
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 4.1
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Charging
Location: GPS, A-GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer
Other: Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Haptic feedback
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Oct 21, 2016
FCC ID value: YHLBLUR1PLUS link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.95 W/kg
Body: 1.41 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.56 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.56 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced: Apr 28, 2017
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Alternative variants

BLU R1 Plus 2GB

Differences from the main variant:
RAM: 2GB
Internal storage: 16GB

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