Mobile phone maker BLU Products has officially begun shipping two new Android smartphones called the BLU Studio 5.3 II and BLU Tank 4.5 in the U.S. market. Both the handsets will be available unlocked and contract free at sub-$200 price point. And, the design looks similar to Samsung Galaxy S III.
The BLU Studio 5.3 II is a sleek smartphone that runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The phone features a 5.3-inch IPS display with a qHD resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. Besides, the device includes 4GB internal storage, 2200 mAh battery, 2.0 megapixel front-facing camera, 8 megapixel rear-facing camera and more.
On the other side, the BLU Tank 4.5 is a stylish smartphone that also runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4.5-inch IPS display with a qHD resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. Apart from this, the device includes 4GB internal storage, 1760 mAh battery, 5 megapixel rear-facing camera. The most important thing of this device is it is dust proof, sand proof and water-resistant. Here’s the specifications of the devices.
BLU Studio 5.3 II
BLU Tank 4.5
|OS||Android 4.1 Jelly Bean||Android 4.1 Jelly Bean|
|Measurement||150 mm x 77 mm x 10.8 mm||134 mm x 68.9 mm x 9.7 mm|
|Display||5.3-inch (IPS)||4.5-inch (IPS)|
|Resolution And Pixel Density||540 x 960, 208ppi||540 x 960, 245ppi|
|Internal Storage||4GB (expandable up to 32MB via Micro-SD Card)||4GB (expandable up to 32MB via Micro-SD Card)|
|Processor||Dual Core 1GHz Cortex™ -A9||Dual Core 1GHz Cortex™ -A9|
|Graphics||PowerVR™ SGX Series 5||PowerVR™ SGX Series 5|
|Dual SIM Support||Yes||Yes|
|Battery||2200 mAh||1760 mAh|
Both the device will cost $199 without contract. You can get the devices from BLU Products as well as from other online retailers.