BLU has made quite a name for themselves, and why not considering the reasonably priced handsets they offer which are 100% unlocked. Their most recent unveiling which is the BLU R1 Plus was just launched in the US and other markets which is yet another reason to consider an unlocked smartphone.

The launch of the BLU R1 Plus was a surprise, but then again it’s not considering marketing isn’t BLU’s strongest suit. What is, is they’ve become known for introducing very competitive mid-range smartphones that are clear from any carrier restrictions.

Below, we detail the BLU R1 Plus specs, features, release date, price and much more.

BLUE R1 Plus Specs and Features

One of the biggest noteworthy features is the battery which comes in at robust 4000 mAh. This gives users around 2-days of talk, text, and time to surf without having to stop for a recharge which will appeal to productivity users on the go. Below is the full gamete of specs and features of the follow-up to the BLU R1 HD.

  • 5.5-inch HD display
  • MediaTek 6737 processor
  • 2 GB RAM 16 GB on-board storage
  • 3 GB RAM 32 GB on-board storage
  • 13-MP rear camera
  • 8-MP front camera
  • LED flash on front and back
  • 4000 mAh battery

BLU R1 Plus Release Date and Price

BLU’s R1 was just recently launched in markets including the US through retailers such as Best Buy and Amazon. The handset offers incredible offer with a price tag coming in at $159.99 for the 32GB model through the exclusive Amazon link below.