Blu S1 Smartphone with 5.2″ Display & Fingerprint Sensor Announced
Recently, Blu Mobile’s new smartphone spotted on FCC called as Blu Vivo 8L, which is the another variant of Blu Vivo 8. Blu Mobiles have been releasing the smartphones over eight years and launched very affordable smartphones. Now, this brand has come up a new device named as Blu S1, which is the first smartphone to be coming on Sprint carrier. Earlier, this phone has been listed on bestcellular.com website and given a device discounted price $159.99 (actual price is $399.99). Now, it has been spotted on its official website, but Sprint carrier has filed a support page. As of now, we don’t have any official pricing of this smartphone which is expected to be offered an affordable price.
The Blue S1 smartphone is the first smartphone on working on Sprint carrier, which is great news for customers on the CDMA carrier. It is the BYOD-eligible device which would support postpaid as well as BYOD. This phone is available to work on AT&T, T-mobiles, and other GSM networks in the U.S.A as well as globally. Also, this smartphone would be compatible with the carriers like Boost Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Cricket, MetroPCS and Stright talk. Talking about device specifications, this phone sports a 5.2-inch HD display with a 2.5D curved glass design and is powered by an Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
Under the hood, it is enclosed with a 1.5GHz MT6750 octa-core processor coupled with Mali T860 graphics and 2GB of RAM. There would be a 16GB of onboard storage which also further expandable via microSD card slot up to 64GB. For photography, The BLU S1 phone would sport a 13MP primary camera with PDAF and LED Flash. On the front, it would offer a 5MP front-facing camera for capturing selfies that you can share with your friends on social media. The primary camera is capable of recording videos in 1080p at 30 frames per second.
It would be packed with a fingerprint sensor embedded in the physical home button for unlocking a smartphone and as well as making payments efficiently. It is a dual-SIM capable phone carried by a 4G LTE network, and other standard connectivity options include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB port, and more. be backed by a 2800mAh capacity battery which would last a battery juice more than a day of normal usage. This phone comes with a metallic paint design which will be available in Black, Grey, and Gold color variants.