BLU has unveiled a new smartphone named BLU G9 in the U.S. The phone comes in with a jokingly inexpensive price tag of $149. The BLU G9 sports an attractive design and comes with a tall aspect ratio and dual rear camera. Here is all the information on the specifications and features of the phone.
BLU G9 Specifications and Features
The BLU G9 smartphone that sports a premium mirror metallic finish on the rear is fitted with an elongated display with V-shaped notch on the front. The 6.3-inch IPS LCD screen offers an aspect ratio of 19:9. It carries support for HD+ resolution and 470nits of brightness. The smartphone offers a screen-to-body ratio of 86 percent.
The 12nm MediaTek Helio P22 chipset that features 2.0 GHz octa-core processor powers the phone along with 4 GB of RAM. It comes with an internal storage of 64 GB. There is a microSD card slot for expanding its storage for up to 128 GB.
The new BLU consists of a dual camera setup on its rear. It includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor by Sony and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The best part is a Super Zoom AI feature for maximizing the clarity of the photo to up to 52-megapixel. The phone doesn’t just have the amazing zoom capability, the new BLU G9 has other photography features like the Portrait Mode and Night Mode. Furthermore, the front of the phone has a 13-megapixel selfie camera sitting inside the front notch of the phone. The front camera also has an LED flash to assist in low lighting conditions.
The BLU G9 arrives with the latest Android 9 Pie OS. The fingerprint sensor is present on the rear of the phone. It includes a 4,000mAh battery that carries support for 5V/2V charging. The handset can gain 50 percent battery power by charging it for 45 minutes. The smartphone measures 155.4 x 71.8 x 8.1mm and it weighs 165 grams.
Price and Release Date
The BLU G9 comes in Black and Gradient Blue color options. It has arrived in the U.S. with a price tag of $149. The unlocked phone is available for purchase through Amazon.com.