The complete all-rounder
Display and Configuration
The BLU Vivo 5R comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v3 (Scratch-resistant glass). Under the hood, there is a 1.3GHz octa-core (Cortex A53) processor aided by 3GB of RAM and Mali-T720 MP3 graphics engine. The device boots on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system and has a fingerprint sensor at the back.
Camera and Storage
For photography moments, there is a 13MP (Exmor-RS CMOS sensor) which is stacked at the back of the device. It has 2.0f aperture and also features phase detection autofocus. One can also record 1080p FULL HD videos and share it with their friends. For selfie admirers, there is a 8MP snapper at the front. In terms of storage the device houses an internal memory of 32GB. It can be increased upto more 64GB using a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
In order to keep the show running for long hours, there is a 3,150mAh li-ion battery which supports quick charging. For networking and sharing, the device offers a wide range of options such as single SIM, 4G (doesn't support Indian bands), 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with A-GPS and microUSB 2.0.
The BLU Vivo 5R is a fantastic phone which packs in a lot of outstanding features. It has all the elements required in a smartphone and is very worthy. However, a dual SIM phone has become a necessity for the users nowadays, which is a drawback point of this handset.