BLU launches a new brand for smartphones with the BOLD N1

10 September 2019, 00:24:01

BLU launches a new brand for smartphones with the BOLD N1BLU is a US brand for budget smartphones. It's been quiet for a while but it is now clear why. The company has been working on a sub-brand for higher-specced smartphones dubbed BOLD and the first model is already a fact. The BOLD N1 features a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with an FHD+ resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. It graces a slender body the combines sandblasted metal and curved glass available in Raven Black. An in-display fingerprint sensor is available as well.

The BOLD N1 is based on a MediaTek Helio P70 chipset with a 2.1GHz octa-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The latter can be expanded with up to 128GB. The model features a pop-up selfie camera which houses a 13MP Samsung SK4HZ sensor with an f/2.0 lens. On the back, there's a dual-camera module consisting of a 16MP Sony IMX499 main shooter and a 5MP depth-sensing unit. The 16MP sensor is combined with a 6-element lens with an f/1.8 aperture. The 5MP sensor is adjoined by a 5-element lens. The smartphone packs a 3500 mAh battery and BLU promises up to 220 hrs of standby time. It is paired with an 18W fast charger and supports Qi wireless charging.

The BOLD N1 runs on Android 9 Pie and you can buy it from most retailers for smartphones. You get all this for US$250 only but if you buy it from the official website, you can get a $50 discount - that's a limited time offer until supplies last. Source

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