BLU R1 Plus 16GB

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BLU R1 Plus 16GB details

Buy For
  • Outstanding battery backup
  • Gorilla glass
  • Front flash
  • Good cameras
Beware of
  • Lacks Full HD display
  • Heavy
Verdict

The BLU R1 Plus 16GB packs in a huge battery pack, letting you enjoy long hours of entertainment without worrying about the battery drainage. The cameras capture nice quality shots in indoor as well as outdoor. However, the absence of Full HD display seems to be a downer at this price range.

Entertainment always on
Display and Configuration

The BLU R1 Plus 16GB flaunts a 5.5-inch IPS LCD HD (720 x 1,280 pixels) display covered by Corning Gorilla Glass (v3). It runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system and is available in grey colour body. Driving the phone is a 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A53 processor aided by 2GB of RAM and Mali-T720 MP2 GPU. 

Camera and Battery

A 13MP camera at the back and a 5MP selfie shooter (front flash) are available for photography and videography needs. The smartphone derives its energy from a 4,000mAh li-polymer battery which claims to deliver a backup for around 2 to 3 days in standard usage. 

Storage and Connectivity

In terms of storage, the user can save lot of data in the 16GB internal memory. The external memory slot can read any microSD card upto 64GB. The connectivity options available in the BLU R1 Plus 16GB are - dual SIM, 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB port.
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BLU R1 Plus 16GB price in india
BLU R1 Plus 16GB price in India is expected to be Rs. 9,990
BLU R1 Plus 16GB Price
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Key Specs See Full Specs
Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Performance
  • Display
  • Camera
  • Battery
  • Does not support Indian bands
  • 16 GB + 64 GB Expandable
  • Dual SIM
  • No Fingerprint sensor
  • Gorilla Glass 3
  • FM Radio

BLU R1 Plus 16GB Specifications

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General
Launch Date October 18, 2017 (Expected)
Brand BLU
Model R1 Plus 16GB
Operating System Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SIM Slot(s)
Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
Network 4G: Available (doesn't support Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor
no  No
Design
Height 153 mm Compare Size
Width 76.6 mm
Thickness 10.5 mm
Average
Thickness compared to
  • 8 - 12 K Phones
  • All Phones
This Device
10.5 mm
Average in group
8.7 mm
Best in this group
5.5 mm
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Weight 191 grams
Poor
Weight compared to
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  • All Phones
This Device
191 grams
Average in group
148 grams
Best in this group
96 grams
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Colours Grey
Display
Good
Display compared to
  • 8 - 12 K Phones
  • All Phones
This Device
66%
Average in group
66%
Best in this group
91%
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Screen Size
5.5 inches (13.97 cm)
Screen Resolution
HD (720 x 1280 pixels)
Pixel Density
267 ppi
Good
Pixel Density compared to
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This Device
267 ppi
Average in group
294 ppi
Best in this group
441 ppi
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Display Type
IPS LCD
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass v3, Scratch-resistant glass
Touch Screen yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio
70.99 %
Performance
Good
Performance compared to
  • 8 - 12 K Phones
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This Device
59%
Average in group
57%
Best in this group
92%
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Chipset MediaTek MT6737
Processor
Quad core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A53
Below Average
Processor compared to
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This Device
Quad core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: MediaTek MT6737
Average in group
Quad core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Best in this group
Dual core, 2.15 GHz, Kryo + Dual core, 1.59 GHz Kryo, Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP2
RAM
2 GB
Very Good
RAM compared to
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This Device
2 GB
Average in group
2 GB
Best in this group
4 GB
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Storage
Best in Class
Storage compared to
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  • All Phones
This Device
96%
Average in group
95%
Best in this group
99%
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Internal Memory
16 GB
Very Good
Internal Memory compared to
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This Device
16 GB
Average in group
16 GB
Best in this group
64 GB
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Expandable Memory
yes Up to 64 GB
Camera
Very Good
Camera compared to
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This Device
79%
Average in group
74%
Best in this group
89%
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Main Camera
Resolution 13 MP Primary Camera
Very Good
Main Camera compared to
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This Device
13 MP
Average in group
8 MP
Best in this group
20.7 MP
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Autofocus yes
Optical Image Stabilisation no  No
Flash yes LED Flash
Image Resolution 4128 x 3096 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution 5 MP Front Camera
Good
Front Camera compared to
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This Device
5 MP
Average in group
5 MP
Best in this group
13 MP
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Autofocus no  No
Flash yes LED Flash
Battery
Excellent
Battery compared to
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This Device
92%
Average in group
44%
Best in this group
95%
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Capacity
4000 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
User Replaceable
no  No
Network & Connectivity
Network Support
4G (doesn't support Indian bands), 3G, 2G
SIM 1
4G Bands:
FD-LTE 2600(band 7) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 700(band 17)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 11.5 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
SIM 2
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features
Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth
yes v4.1
GPS
yes with A-GPS
NFC
no  No
USB Connectivity
microUSB 2.0
HDMI
no  No
Multimedia
FM Radio
yes
Loudspeaker yes
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor
no  No
Other Sensors
Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
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