Comparison between:
- BLU Life Pure
- BLU Pure XR
- BLU Life Pure XL 32 GB

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

BLU Life PureBLU Pure XRBLU Life Pure XL 32 GB
BLU Life PureBLU Pure XRBLU Life Pure XL 32 GB
Model aliasL240a
L240i
P0030UUL260

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width69.4 mm
6.94 cm
0.228 ft
2.732 in
74.9 mm
7.49 cm
0.246 ft
2.949 in
75 mm
7.5 cm
0.246 ft
2.953 in
Height142 mm
14.2 cm
0.466 ft
5.591 in
154.3 mm
15.43 cm
0.506 ft
6.075 in
150.6 mm
15.06 cm
0.494 ft
5.929 in
Thickness7.7 mm
0.77 cm
0.025 ft
0.303 in
7 mm
0.7 cm
0.023 ft
0.276 in
9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
Weight128 g
0.28 lbs
4.52 oz
147 g
0.32 lbs
5.19 oz
128 g
0.28 lbs
4.52 oz
Volume75.88 cm³
4.61 in³
80.9 cm³
4.91 in³
107.3 cm³
6.52 in³
Colors-Gold
Gray
White
Black
Blue
Red
Body materials-MetalPolycarbonate

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Micro-SIM
Number of SIM cards121

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE-LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
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Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
UMTS
EDGE Class 10
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 6.0 MarshmallowAndroid 4.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek MT6589TMediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8274
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A74x 1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53Krait 400
CPU bits32 bit64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8-AARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)--4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB256 KB + 256 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores484
CPU frequency1500 MHz1950 MHz2200 MHz
GPUPowerVR SGX544 MPARM Mali-T860 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 330
GPU cores124
GPU frequency357 MHz700 MHz450 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB4 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR2LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channels-Single channelDouble channel
RAM frequency-933 MHz800 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB64 GB32 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

Types-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSAMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density441 ppi
173 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area70.16 %72.39 %74.07 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
Force Touch
Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-Samsung S5K3P3OmniVision OV16825
Sensor typeCMOS BSIISOCELLCMOS BSI 2
Sensor size-4.74 x 3.56 mm
0.23 in
6.24 x 4.67 mm
0.31 in
Pixel size-1.029 µm
0.001029 mm
1.354 µm
0.001354 mm
Crop factor-7.295.55
ISO-100 - 1600-
Aperture-f/1.8-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.5 mm
25.53 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Number of lenses-6-
Flash type-LEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3224 pixels
13 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps25 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Macro mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Autofocus
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
-RWB technologyLargan M8 lens

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Aperture-f/2.2-
Image resolution-3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
5 MP--

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
-DTS-

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.04.0
Features-A2DP-

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-CMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
MP3
WMA
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecsH.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
VP8
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2020 mAh3000 mAh2500 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time24 h
1440 min
1 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
-
2G stand-by time750 h
45000 min
31.3 days
320 h
19200 min
13.3 days
-
3G talk time12 h
720 min
0.5 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
-
3G stand-by time675 h
40500 min
28.1 days
320 h
19200 min
13.3 days
-
Charger output power-9 V / 2 A-
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removable
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