is an interesting smartphone brand from China, which manages to provide a good portfolio of well-designed devices at quite affordable rates. The brand is relatively new. Behind it stands the Shenzhen Huihua Exploit Technology Co., Ltd. company. Established in 2006, it already has good positions in the R&D and marketing of hi-tech communication products across the globe. It does have a large portfolio of entry-level and mid-range devices, but its X-series smartphones
turn out to provide best value for money and are able to compete other Chinese brands with a similar set of specifications. Currently the X-series include the Blueboo X4
, Blueboo X8
, Bluboo X1
and the latest and most powerful one - the Bluboo X2
The Bluboo X2
is currently the latest and best in terms of specifications smartphone of the company. It is very slim (6.9 mm) and compact. Its 5-inch IPS OGS display has a decent 720p resolution. The smartphone packs the already widely adopted MediaTek MT6592 SoC with an eight-core CPU clocked at 1.7GHz and a Mali-450 MP4 GPU clocked at 700MHz. It also includes 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal memory, and a 1700 mAh battery. On the back is mounted an 8MP camera and the front one is a 2MP shooter. This dual-SIM device supports 2G GSM and 3G WCDMA networks, and runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
The Blueboo X8
is a tablet phone with an 8-inch IPS display and a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. It is only 10 mm thin and packs a 3600 mAh battery. Its set of specifications also includes a MediaTek MT6582M SoC with a quad-core 1.2GHz CPU, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory. The device runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and supports not only 2G GSM and 3G WCDMA, but also 4G LTE networks and more specifically TD-LTE and FDD-LTE. There is a 5MP CMOS camera on the back and a 2MP camera at the front.
The Blueboo X4
does feature the latest Android OS - 4.4 KitKat and supports 2G, 3G and 4G LTE networks. It runs on a MediaTek MT6582M SoC and a MT6290 baseband chip. The quad-core CPU of the device is clocked at 1.3GHz, the ARM Mali-400 MP2 GPU is clocked at 416MHz. The smartphone functions with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of storage. It has a 4.5-inch FWVGA (854 x 480) IPS display as well as a 5MP rear camera and a 2MP front shooter.
The Bluboo X1
looks like an upgraded version of the Bluboo X4. It has the same MediaTek MT6582M SoC with a quad-core 1.3GH CPU but with more RAM and storage - 1GB and 4GB, respectively. The screen is also larger with better resolution - 5-inch IPS panel with a qHD (540 x 960) resolution. However, the smartphone runs on the older Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. Its specifications also include a 1600 mAh battery, a 5MP rear camera, a VGA front snapper, dual-SIM capability and support for 2G GSM and 3G WCDMA networks.Source
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