Blu, the American phone manufacturer is targeting a new market as it has released its first product in the United Kingdom, the Vivo 6.
Bold Like Us or BLU Products is a Miami, Florida-based mobile phone manufacturer that was founded back in 2009.
Their products usually target the low base price market area and aren’t as renowed as other companies as they are not strongly advertised.
The Blu mobile phones are designed in the Doral, Miami headquarters and are produced in China. Most commonly, the phones run on either the Android or Windows Phone platform.
Blu reported having sold phones in more than 40 countries as its main markets continue to be the United States, China, and Western Europe.
Blu has recently revealed its plans of expanding its market outreach and user base. In order to achieve their targets, the company has just released a new product on the United Kingdom market.
The insular nation was recently presented with the Vivo 6 smartphone one of the company’s higher-specification devices.
Vivo 6 is currently available for a limited, Black Friday sale price on Amazon UK, and has been released earlier on the market at a somewhat higher price that the offer.
The smartphone offers a slight variation of the Android Marshmallow software that is mostly exactly as the original.
Amongst its slight differences is the quick settings option, which will not be featured at the top of the screen. As the settings bar was usually accessed through a swipe down, the Vivo 6 features a swipe up.
The phones settings bar will be located at the bottom of the screen. The smartphone will also not have a removable battery, but it is powered by a 3,1500 mAh battery unit.
A 1.8 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio 10 processor will power the device, which will also have 4 Gigabytes of RAM.
Its 64 Gigabytes of storage can be further increased with a supported microSD card, that can reach up to 64 Gigabytes and double the device’s memory.
The smartphone will be made of 97 percent aluminum and will have a Coming Gorilla Class 3 on its front and an already company trademark Curved Display.
Vivo 6 will have a 5.5-inch display with a 1920×1080 resolution and a Full HD screen. It will have both front and back cameras, which will have an 8-megapixels, respectively a 13-megapixels sensor.
If its technical specifications are respected, the Vivo 6 could come to be one of the best phone alternatives thanks to its price-specs ratio.
Blu has stated that it UK industry performance will be one of the factors to be taken into consideration for the company’s future strategy.
Blu may be taking into consideration the option of releasing its products in other mainland Europe-based countries.
As it can be argued that this smartphone is the lowest priced products amongst its technical specifications class, it has also been receiving good reviews.
The Vivo 6 is currently available only on the United Kingdom market, with its United States release date having yet to be announced.
However, interested buyers can acquire the phone from the Amazon UK website.
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