BLU is an American smartphone manufacturer known for making nice budget-friendly smartphones. BLU has launched the BLU Vivo XI+ which is the more premium and expensive sibling of the BLU Vivo XI. The BLU Vivo XI+ is a mid-range smartphone with some cool specs that arguably make it the best phone BLU has ever made. In this article, we’ll go through the BLU Vivo XI+ price, specs, and features. Without wasting much of our time, let’s get right into it.
BLU Vivo XI+ Key Specs
• 6.2-inch FHD IPS display
• MediaTek Helio P60 SoC
• 4GB or 6GB of RAM
• 64GB or 128GB of storage
• 16MP+5MP dual rear camera
• 16MP front-facing camera
• Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
• Iris scanner
• 3,050 mAh battery
• Qi wireless charging
Design and Body
The design of the BLU Vivo XI+ is quite pleasing as it comes in a nice slim, sleek and ergonomic body with an electrolyzed finish. The phone comes in at 199 grams of weight which is quite bulky. As for color options, the Vivo XI+ is available in Quick Silver and Midnight Black.
The BLU Vivo XI+ sports a 6.2 inches IPS LCD display that has a resolution of 1080 x 2246 pixels with a 402 PPI density. The screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 so it is resistant to easy scratches and damage. There is a notch at the top which seems to be inspired by the iPhone X.
Processor and Memory
Under the hood, the BLU Vivo XI+ is powered by the MediaTek Helio P60 (12nm) SoC which has a max clock speed of 2.0 GHz coupled with the Mali G72 MP3 GPU. The phone comes with 4GB or 6GB of RAM and either 64GB or 128GB of internal storage with micro SD card support.
On the rear, the BLU Vivo XI+ has a dual-camera setup that features a 16MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture and a 5MP depth camera with f/2.4 aperture for bokeh effects.
On the front, there’s also a 16MP camera with an LED flash for all your selfie and video calls need.
For video recording, the rear camera can record 1080p videos at 30 fps while the selfie camera caps out at 720p at 30 fps.
Battery and Charging
On the inside, the Vivo XI+ is backed by a 3,050 mAh non-removable battery. As for charging, it has support for Qi wireless charging and also charges via the USB-C port.
Network and Connectivity
As for network, the phone comes with support for 4G LTE and it supports the following LTE bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 28, and 66.
For connectivity, it comes with. Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and FM radio. Unfortunately, it doesn’t have a 3.5 mm headphone jack which is quite disappointing.
BLU Vivo XI+ Price
The BLU Vivo XI+ is priced at around $290 at launch which is quite on the high side.