If you are looking for an affordable phone which a big screen with decent resolution, the release of the BLU Vivo XL might solve your problems and meet your requirements.
The BLU Vivo XL release date was in January 2016 and this smartphone, together with the previous released by the same brand in the US, are causing a considerable impact on the cell phone market, as the brand presents very versatile mobile phones with good specs and affordable prices.
About BLU Phones
BLU is probably one of the youngest brands in the smart phone market and it was a very international one since its foundation. Having a Brazilian owner, its headquarters in Florida and its manufacturing in China (like all other brands by the way) and now in Brazil as well, BLU was initially focused in affordable smart phones for the South and Central American market, but as the company expanded, it reached the US and its currently being sold in Europe as well.
BLU is focused in delivering some of the lowest priced mobile phones, and according to some sources it does not invest as much in marketing as other companies, therefore it can explain to some extent, why this brand is not so well known in the US.
BLU Vivo XL Specs – The Most Affordable Phone in 2016?
Not a long while ago I wrote about the Huawei Honor 5X which is in the same category of the BLU Vivo XL, and they are really making it a hard decision for prospective buyers.
Apart from having a octa core processor with MALI-T720 GPU and a clock speed of 1.3Ghz, which is overall excellent for its price, the BLU Vivo XL also has a 5.5 inch HD Amoled screen, which is definitely one of the highlights about this phone.
Finally in terms of design, the BLU Vivo XL is quite appealing to me, but might not please the most conservative customers, as it ha
BLU Vivo XL Battery life
The BLU Vivo XL has a removable battery of 3150 mAh, which is more than the non removable 3000 mAh battery of the Huawei X5 Honor. The first buyers of the BLU Vivo XL made excellent comments regarding to its battery life, mentioning it would last to up to 1.5 days with heavy usage. But then again, battery life is a very subjective topic, as it depends highly of what tasks your phone is performing and for how long it is performing.
Buying the BLU Vivo XL
BLU Vivo XL Smartphone – 5.5″ 4G LTE – GSM Unlocked
Aesthetically engineered for a flawless liquid metal finish, vivid 5.5″ display HD Super AMOLED Color + Corning Gorilla Glass 3
16GB Internal memory 2GB RAM and Micro SD up to 64GB
13MP Main Camera and 5MP Front Camera + PDAF technology and Blue lens
MediaTek 6753 64-Bit 1.3GHz Octa Core Processor with MALI-T720 GPU
4G LTE, (2/4/7/12/17), 4G HSPA+ (850/1700/1900/2100). GSM Quad band: US compatibility Nationwide on all GSM Networks including AT&T, T-Mobile, Cricket, MetroPCS, Straight Talk, Pure Talk USA, and others. Please refer the User manual before use.