BLU is an OEM based in USA whose full name is Bold Like Us. BLU Grand M2 is a budget smartphone that presents good to go specs although some are not really on the high side. Well, that’s what one would expect from a budget smartphone. How about we go straight up to the review of this cheap BLU Grand M2 smartphone? Don’t go nowhere.
DESIGN AND DISPLAY
BLU Grand M2 has a beautiful outlook with the rear smoothly furnished and the entire body made of aluminium alloy and polycarbonate. The smartphone comes in different colour options which are: Gold, Rose Gold, Silver, Red and Black. BLU Grand M2 has a low weight of 160 g (battery inclusive). The smartphone has a thickness of 9.4 mm, length of 144.9 mm and width of 72.1 mm. The smartphone’s top bezel consists of the front camera and a LED flash while the bottom bezel contains the BLU logo. The rear contains the primary camera, LED flash and BLU logo (which appears in the top quadrant).
The smartphone has a large 5.2 inches with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The pixel density of the smartphone is 282 ppi. Its screen display type is the IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. Its HD display has 71% screen-to-body ratio. It has 16 million display colours.
HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND MEMORY
MediaTek MT6737M is the system-on-chip present on the smartphone. Its CPU is the ARM Cortex-A53 with four cores. This 64-bit processor clocks at a low 1.1 GHz and utilizes the 28nm process technology. The graphics on the smartphone is produced by the ARM Mali-T720 MP2 that clocks at 550MHz. The software running on the smartphone is the Android v7.0 Nougat OS. The RAM on the smartphone is a very low 1GB LPDDR3. Once a lot of apps are loaded on the smartphone, it will fall prey to lagging. The internal storage segment on the smartphone has 8GB capacity for storing files. The storage can be expanded to 64GB with the adoption of a micro SD card. However, it’s a SIM slot that will be sacrificed for the micro SD card.
CAMERA AND CONNECTIVITY
The smartphone has a 5MP primary camera for capturing images and recording videos. A dual-LED flash is present for brightening images taken in dark conditions. The front camera also has a 5MP camera for taking selfies. The front camera has a single LED flash for brightening images. There is 2G GSM, 3G UMTS and 4G LTE on the smartphone for cellular connectivity.
The smartphone has a low non-removable Lithium Ion 2,600mAh battery as its duration stronghold. Using a power bank will make the smartphone’s duration to be better. It gives a talk time of 7.3 hours and lacks the fast charging technology.
BLU Grand M2 Full Technical Specifications
|Model||BLU Grand M2|
|2G Network||GSM : 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||UMTS : 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G Network||LTE : 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz|
|SIM Type||Nano + nano SIM/ micro SD card|
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|2G||GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)|
|4G||Up to 150 Mbps|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2 Mbps|
|Web Browser||Yes, HTML5|
|Body Material||Aluminium alloy|
|Colours||Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Silver|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1280 * 720 pixels|
|Pixel Density||~282 ppi pixel density|
|Features||HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama camera with LED flash|
|Flash||Yes, Dual-LED flash|
|Operating System||Android v7.0 Nougat OS|
|CPU||Quad core 1.1GHz ARM Cortex-A53|
|GPU||ARM Mali-T720 MP2|
|RAM (Memory)||1 GB|
|Internal Storage||8 GB|
|Card Slot||Expandable to 64GB|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, proximity, compass, ambient light sensor|
|Controls||Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|USB Type||Micro USB v2.0|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Battery Type||Li-Ion Battery|
|Capacity||2,600 mAh Battery|
|Standby||Up to 176 hours|
|Talk Time||Up to 7.3 hours|
|Music Play||Up to 14.1 hours|
|SMS||Yes (threaded view)|
|Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP|
|IM||Yes & BBM|
|Audio Playback||Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Video Playback||Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|FM Radio||Yes, Stereo FM radio with RDS|
|Alert Types||Vibration, Ringtones|
|Ring Tones||MP3, WAV|
|Handsfree||Yes, 3.5mm Jack|
|– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
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BLU Grand M2 sells at the price of $72 that’s about NGN25,000.
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