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BLU Life Play 2 (2015) review

Android OS v4.4 KitKat
MediaTek MT6582
Mali-400 MP2
1 GB / 8 GB
4.7 inches (540 x 960 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

BLU announced the launch of the Life Play 2 smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the BLU Life Play 2 phone with 4.7 inches display, MediaTek MT6582 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The BLU Life Play 2 comes with Android OS v4.4 KitKat out of the box, and a Li-Ion 1800 mAh battery. The 4.7 inches phone comes with IPS display (540 x 960 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 Life Play 2 specifications

BrandBLU
NameLife Play 2
ModelL170
Release date2015

Body

The weight of BLU Life Play 2 is about 4.97 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BLU phone are average (5.3 x 2.71 x 0.32 inches).

Weight4.97 oz
Dimensions5.3 x 2.71 x 0.32 inches
Colorsblue, gray, pink, white, yellow
SIM typeMini SIM

System

The BLU Life Play 2 comes with Android OS v4.4 KitKat out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4 KitKat
SoCMediaTek MT6582
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of Life Play 2 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.7 inches IPS display of BLU Life Play 2 with 540 x 960 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size4.7 inches
Resolution540 x 960 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of BLU Life Play 2 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Life Play 2 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 camera2 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The BLU Life Play 2 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 Life Play 2 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
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 1800 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Life Play 2 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 1800 mAh

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. 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 Life Play 2 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, 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 Life Play 2, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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