BLU has announced two budget smartphones at CES 2016 named the Vivo 5 and Vivo XL. Both phones will be sold via Amazon and BestBuy.
The Vivo XL will be available in January 2016 itself and carry price-tag of US$ 149. The Vivo 5 on the other is slightly costlier at US$ 199 and will start shipping in February.
Both of these handsets have Dual SIM slots and support 4G-LTE / 3G HSPA+ networks. They run on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and are upgradable to Android 6.0 Lollipop. They are powered by 1.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6753 Processor with Mali-T720 GPU. They have 5MP front camera and 13MP main shooter on the back.
BLU Vivo 5 V/s BLU Vivo XL – Specs comparison
|Name||BLU Vivo 5||BLU Vivo XL|
|Dimensions||151.9 x 74.6 x 6.9 mm||155.2 x 76.6 x 7.5 mm|
|Colors||Solid Gold, White-Silver||Liquid Gold, Chrome Silver, Midnight Blue, Rose Gold|
|Network||4G-LTE, 3G HSPA+|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Display||5.5-Inch Super AMOLED Display, 1280 x 720 Pixels Resolution, Supports Multi-touch|
|Processor||1.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6753 Processor|
|Storage||32GB Built-in||16GB Built-in|
|Front Camera||5 Mega Pixels|
|Rear Camera||13 Mega Pixels with LED Flash, 1.12mm pixel size, 1/3-inch Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture, Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), AF and AE Seperation, Magic Focus, Smart Scene, 1080p Video @ 30 Fps|
|Battery||3150 mAh||3150 mAh|
|Connectivity||VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, USB Type-C, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack, Hi-Fi DTS Sound|