BLU R1 HD in for $99

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Blu has new gadget to introduce at an affordable price. The newest addition goes by the name BLU R1 HD. The smartphone sports 5-inch display, qua-core CPU, 1GB/ 2GB RAM, 8MP rear facing camera and Android Marshmallow OS. If you love BLU series then you can totally go for the budget handset. If you are looking for a gadget below 100USD then you can pick the BLU R1 HD smartphone. 

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Coming to the specifications, BLU R1 HD features 5-inch display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels, 294 ppi, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. On the software front, the handset runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS.

On the hardware board, the smartphone is powered by quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU MediaTek MT6735 clocked at 1.7GHz. In terms of memory, the handset is offered with 1GB/ 2GB of RAM, 8GB/ 16GB internal storage and microSD card for additional storage.


In terms of imaging, the smartphone features 8MP primary fcaing camera with LED flash for photos and video recording. On the secondary front, the handset comes with 5MP rear snapper for video chats and selfies. Connectivity-wise, the unit supports usual options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, microUSB, etc. It is backed up by

As per the pricing, the R1 HD smartphone is available for $99.99 (for 1GB RAM) and $10 more for 2 gigs. You can also check out Amazon for interesting deals on the handset.

Are you picking the unit at the stated price? Do share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.


Priyanka contributes to the Computer and Gadgets section on Techcular.

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