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BLU Advance A6 (2018) review

Android OS v8.1 Go Edition (Oreo)
Mediatek MT6580
Mali-400 MP2
1 GB / 16 GB
6 inches (720 x 1440 px)
13 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus

BLU announced the launch of the Advance A6 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the BLU Advance A6 phone with 6 inches display, Mediatek MT6580 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The BLU Advance A6 comes with Android OS v8.1 Go Edition (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2600 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1440 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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BLU Advance A6 specifications

BrandBLU
NameAdvance A6
ModelADVANCEA6
Release date2018

Body

Colorsblack
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The BLU Advance A6 comes with Android OS v8.1 Go Edition (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 Go Edition (Oreo)
SoCMediatek MT6580
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of Advance A6 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6 inches IPS display of BLU Advance A6 with 720 x 1440 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6 inches
Resolution720 x 1440 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of BLU Advance A6 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Advance A6 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera13 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The BLU Advance A6 doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Advance A6 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 2600 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Advance A6 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 2600 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Advance A6 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This BLU phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of BLU Advance A6 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, fingerprint, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the BLU Advance A6, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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