BLU R1 HD vs BLU R2 Plus

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
401 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
 

Screen-to-body ratio

66.81 %
69.82 %

Peak brightness

420 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

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

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

Video calling
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle, Flash
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.65 x 2.83 x 0.34 inches (143.5 x 72 x 8.7 mm)
6.11 x 3.03 x 0.36 inches (155.3 x 77 x 9.2 mm)

Weight

5.01 oz (142 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.89 oz (167 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black
Black, Gold

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek MT6735
MediaTek MT6753

Processor

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

GPU

Mali-T720 MP2
Mali-T720 MP3

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 64 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (7.0 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

2500 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time

24.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)
 

Stand-by time

25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

15.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 4, 7, 12, 17
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 12, 17, 28

UMTS

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

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

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Micro SIM
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Nov 14, 2017

 
FCC ID value: YHLBLUR2PLUS link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.84 W/kg

Body

 
1.03 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.29 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.03 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 180
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