Who am I and how did I test this product?
My name is Rita Sawyer and I’ve been an electronics expert for more than 15 years. My review today will be on the BLU LIFE ONE X2. I have had this phone for 6 months now.
Is the BLU Products Company a scam?
The BLU Products Company has been in business for over 20 years and their website has been online since 2001. Their brand worth was at 100+ billion in 2015.
What do the positive and negative reviews say?
This product has 500+ positive reviews and about 100+ negative reviews on Amazon. This product has been on the market since 2016.
Pros of the BLU LIFE ONE X2
|The BLU Products Company has got a lot of followers online.||100,000+ followers on Facebook, about 50,000+ on Twitter, 30,000+ on Instagram, 300+ on Pinterest and 50,000+ subscribers on YouTube.|
|Great support||Their website has a phone number that one can call for support on Mon-Fri: 9:30AM – 5:30PM as well as an email address that one can send queries to.|
|A 5.2′ Full HD display with an explosive 1920 x 1080 resolution||The colours on this phone are vibrant and the text is crystal clear.|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset with 1.4GHz Octa Core processor||This processor makes the phone very fast in loading applications and there is no lagging.|
|Qualcomm quick charge technology||The charging is super-fast and in 30 minutes of charging you get up to 70% of your battery|
|Fingerprint technology||You can lock your phone using the fingerprint technology that this phone offers.|
|Dual sim||If you have two service providers, there is no need for an extra hone, this phone has dual sim card capacities and will accommodate an extra sim card.|
|Unlocked phone||It is not tied to a particular service provider or rate plan which means that get to pair your phone with any number of carriers. Just put in any sim card from any service provider and it works fine.|
|Expandable internal storage||The phone comes with 16GB internal storage but if that is not enough for you, there is also a memory card sot of up to 64 GB which will be great in storing all your images, videos and documents.|
Cons of the BLU LIFE ONE X2
|Doesn’t have 5Ghz Wi-Fi||Downloading and streaming are slow with the 1.4GHz and 5Hhz is faster.|
|Speakers||The speaker for calls is not nearly loud enough. Also, while it looks like there are two speakers on the bottom, there is only one on the right side.|
|Power button location||The power button is on the side of the phone below the volume controls. One accidentally hits that causing the phone to bring up the shutdown screen.|
|Hard cases are not available||There are no hard cases for this phone. It’s either the gel case that came with the phone or wallet style cases|
Other publications that recommend the BLU LIFE ONE X2
An article on http://www.pcmag.com says that the Blu Life One X2 has just about everything you can want in an affordable unlocked phone. They continue to say that one gets an attractive build, a crisp display, solid battery life, good performance, and even a fingerprint scanner. Another article on www.androidheadlines.com says that if you travel internationally a lot, and don’t want to spend an arm and a leg on a new smartphone, then the BLU Life One X2 is definitely one to take a look at. With the dual SIM feature, it allows you to easily travel to another country without needing to take out your SIM card and risk losing it.