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BLU View 5

BLU View 5
$90
Brand: BLU
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.56-inch HD+ screen
  • Camera 13MP dual camera / 8MP front
  • Memory 3GB RAM / 64GB ROM
  • Platform Helio A22 CPU / Android 14
  • Battery 4000mAh / 10W charger

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

7.5
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 7 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

The BLU View 5 is a budget-friendly smartphone for the North American smartphone market, and the direct successor to the previous Blu View. The phone features a 6.56-inch HD+ IPS LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1612 pixels. The display offers a 19.5:9 aspect ratio.

Under the hood, the BLU View 5 is powered by a MediaTek MT6761 Helio A22 quad-core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz. This is paired with 3GB of RAM for handling everyday tasks. Storage capacity is 64GB, expandable up to an additional 128GB with a microSD card (sold separately).

On the back, you’ll find a dual camera system consisting of a 13MP main sensor and a 2MP macro sensor. A dedicated 8MP front-facing camera is available for selfies and video calls. Both the rear and front cameras can record videos at 1080p resolution.

A 4000mAh non-removable battery keeps the phone powered. The BLU View 5 runs the Android 14 operating system. In terms of connectivity, the phone features Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS. Other features include a 3.5mm headphone jack (availability may vary by market). The BLU View 5 comes in Gray color.

Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850/1900
3G Network Bands HSDPA Bands 850/1700/1900
4G Network Bands LTE band 2/4/5/12/13/66
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As BLU View 5
Announced 2024, February 20
Status Available. Released 2024, February

BODY

Dimensions 165.31 x 75.51 x 8.6 mm
Weight 165.3 grams
Build Glass front / Plastic body
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD touchscreen / 16M colors
Size 6.56 inches, (82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1612 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (269 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 14
Chipset Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm)
CPU Quad-core CPU (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 3GB + 64GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 128GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Double Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 13MP, F1.8,
Macro: 2MP, f/2.4
Camera Features Autofocus / HDR / LED flash
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel front camera
Camera Features FaceID / AI Beauty
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Bottom Chin
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Pol 4000mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Colors Gray
Box Contents BLU View 5 / Charging Brick / USB cable

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