BLU R1 HD vs BLU R1 Plus

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Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 294 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 267 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

66.81 %
71.10 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Peak brightness:

420 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek MT6735
MediaTek MT6737

Processor:

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

Mali-T720 MP2
Mali-T720 MP2

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
3GB

Internal storage:

16GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity:

2500 mAh
4000 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3.2"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling
HDR, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP (Wide Angle, Flash)
5 MP (Flash)

Design

Dimensions:

5.65 x 2.83 x 0.34 inches (143.5 x 72 x 8.7 mm)
6.02 x 3.02 x 0.41 inches (153 x 76.6 x 10.5 mm)

Weight:

5.01 oz (142.0 g)
6.74 oz (191.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black
Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 17(700 b)
Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 17(700 b)

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes
Yes

SIM type:

Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
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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