Powerful phone with 3D Touch feature
Display and OS
The BLU Pure XR flaunts a 5.5-inch IPS Super AMOLED curved display with 3D touch feature. The screen has a full HD resolution (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) that results in a pixel density of 401ppi. The device sails on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system.
Design and Configuration
The smartphone weighs 147 grams and has a waistline of just 7mm. The device comes in a full-metal unibody design and is available in gold and gray colour options to choose from. At its heart, the handset is armed with 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 processor bundled with 4GB of RAM and Mali-T860 MP2 GPU.
Camera and Storage
For photography, the device sports a 16MP camera on the back with phase detection as well as laser autofocus along with LED flash and has an aperture of just f/1.8 which is really great. It is accompanied by an 8MP shooter on the back with selfies and video calls. The handset comes with a 64GB of onboard storage that is further expandable upto 64GB using a microSD card.
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity front, options available in this device are dual SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi, hotspot tethering, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and USB Type C. Regarding sensors, the ones that are present in this phone include light, proximity, accelerometer along with fingerprint sensor on the front. The smartphone is powered by 3,000mAh li-polymer battery with quick charging feature.
The BLU Pure XR is made from combination of beauty and strength that results in a visually stunning and powerful device. The device is made from aerospace grade aluminium that not only makes it practically indestructible but also gives it a premium feel to hold. Its Advanced 3D Touch display is one of its defining features, that allows you to select, preview or open apps based on the sensitivity of your touch. Another highlight of this device is its quick charging feature and it also comes with DTS surround sound that makes it a great choice for audiophiles