BLU Pure XR is a re-branded Gionee S8 for the US market

30 August 2016, 10:13:26

BLU Pure XR is a re-branded Gionee S8 for the US marketIt looks like the Gionee S8 will actually visit the USA re-branded as BLU Pure XR and of course, it will have the corresponding international software. Just to remind you, in Europe you can get the model re-branded as Allview X3 Soul Pro. The most noteworthy feature of the smartphone is its 3D-touch screen, which means that the display can recognize different levels of pressure on it and act accordingly. Specs-wise, this is a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display with an FHD resolution gracing a beautifully crafted all-metal body. It has a 2.5D curved top glass layer and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The device is powered by a 3000 mAh battery with a fast charging tech and is based on MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 chipset that includes a 1.95GHz octa-core CPU along with 700MHz dual-core Mali-T860 MP2 GPU. They are coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory. BLU Pure XR also features a 16MP primary camera with a Samsung S5K3P3 ISOCELL sensor, 6-element lens with an f/1.8 aperture as well as laser AF an phase-detection AF. The camera app itself offers various advanced features including a Professional mode, a Video Editor and a Private Gallery function. The selfie snapper is equipped with an 8MP OmniVision OV8858 sensor. In addition, the model packs an AKM4961 audio chip for Hi-Fi sound by DTS and 70dB sensitive dual microphone for making videos. The smartphone runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and supports all corresponding networks for the region and you can choose a carrier among T-Mobile, at&t, and MetroPCS.Source

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