Bluboo S1 – Bezel Less Design
The latest hot trend for smartphones is minimizing the bezel of the display as much as possible. Last year, Xiaomi Mi Mix tries to bring that bezel-less design and now Bluboo is coming up with the near bezel-less display with the official release of Bluboo S1 handset. The design and the price elevate this model above the competition.
The pre-orders for Bluboo S1 start 10th of July at the special price of $159.99. For the first five days of pre-sale, the first 10 phones can be pre-ordered for the extra special discount of 50%. So, you can get the smartphone from 10th to 14th July for $79.99 only. In addition, one gets two free gifts worth $20. This includes screen film and back case.
If you order Bluboo items for more than $99.99, you can buy a Bluetooth headset for $9.99 only. In case, your order exceeds value $150 and you share this activity via social media, you enter a raffle for the chance to win an extra Bluboo S1.
Display and Design
It is a lightweight smartphone made of sturdy materials. The phone comes with finished surface, closed to ceramic. Also, the dual curve design of the phone looks thinner than it actually is. It is a metal-made handset and has no bezels. It features a small stripe on the top, housing a slit-shaped grille for the earpiece. The selfie camera is next to the home button and fingerprint scanner is located at the bottom. Bluboo S1 flaunts a 5.5-inch display with resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with pixel density of 400ppi.
Processor and Storage
Under the shell, it is powered by octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor clocked at 2.5GHz. Additionally, it comes with 4GB or 6GB RAM variants. The onboard memory is 64GB and there’s a microSD card slot as well if you need more storage. It runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
Camera and Battery
The smartphone features dual camera setup. It uses a 16MP sensor for the main camera and the secondary lens is 3MP sensor. The secondary camera is just an assistant to detect depth differences and activate a portrait mode that blurs the background.For selfies and video calling, the smartphone has got an 8MP snapper. It is backed by a 3500mAh battery which should keep it running all day long.
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A quick look at specifications of Bluboo S1:
|Dimensions||74.3 x 148.6 x 7.9mm|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 7.0|
|Camera||Rear Camera: 16MP+3MP
Front Camera: 8 MP
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