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BLU VIVO XL4 6 2 HD Display Smartphone 32GB 3GB RAM Black

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.3
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/10
Total Reviews
848
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32768 GB
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3 GB
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Review Summary - 799 recent, verified reviews

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Device Compatibility
 187
phones, blu, wifi, connect, love this phone
+82%
-18%
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" ...  This is my 3rd phone.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is actually quite a great phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I highly recommend this phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone was a great value, wanted something under 200 for business use.  ...  "
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" ...  Been working on cell phones for many years and I am always amazed at what people pay for cell phones.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is worth your money better than the iPhone phones  ...  "
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" ...  For a 149 phone it is a really great phone Blu rarely fails to impress.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this phone!  ...  "
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Price
 177
money, price, worth, price point, budget
+97%
-3%
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" ...  What a Steal .  ...  "
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" ...  Does the same thing an 800 dollar phone will do at 1/8 the price.  ...  "
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" ...  This is the best mobile phone I have ever bought, the best accessories and the best price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great phone for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Well worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Value for price.  ...  "
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" ...  Best value and will make me rethink of ever getting another phone at a higher price range.  ...  "
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" ...  But price keeps me here  ...  "
Display Clarity
 151
display, bright, battery life, resolution, battery
+89%
-11%
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" ...  At first I as dismayed that the "Notch" at the top and "Navigation Keys" at the bottom took away from screen space but I discovered both of these features can be disabled in Settings. ... I now have the full screen available for use which provides nearly a half inch more vertical screen space than the shipped configuration .  ...  "
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" ...  Love the split screen and facial recognition.  ...  "
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" ...  The phone works great, the version of android is clean, the screen is great, battery duration is average.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is large and clear, the battery life is great, I use my phone a lot during the day for music, social media, searching things on the internet, and it lasts pretty much the entire day without needing a charge.  ...  "
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" ...  My biggest concern was that the resolution on the screen is lower than the flagships. ... This was all wasted energy, because the screen looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery has been great so far and as most people have been having about, the screen is better than I expected. ... It's a huge screen to only place a 720 resolution, but Blu managed to make it look clean, crisp, and vibrant.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the bigger screen it has this time.  ...  "
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" ...  Big screen is very good for my not very good vision.  ...  "
Battery Life
 140
life, charge, day, battery life, phone
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Also, the battery life was excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery last forever!  ...  "
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" ...  And that this model has a rapid charge feature?  ...  "
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" ...  I'm constantly streaming and using data and the charge lasts the entire day.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is big and bright and the battery lasts almost 2 days with moderate use.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is great, battery lasts forever  ...  "
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" ...  I've had the phone a week or two and the battery life is wayyyyyy better than my old LG phone.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery lasts all day and some the next day for me.  ...  "
Software Platform
 104
android, google, blu, updates, app
+74%
-26%
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" ...  I'll keep this updated.  ...  "
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" ...  I've had the Google branded phones, Samsung, Apple iPhones also.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish this had more customizable notification settings like my last couple of phones had, but other than that this phone is an excellent value for the money. ... It seems to load up apps and games fast and I have a lot of different types of apps on my phone.  ...  "
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" ...  It has Amazon and Prime Video apps installed, witch I've watched a few videos stuck on a train - worked flawlessly.  ...  "
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" ...  -some issues with apps with thumb security after reboot  ...  "
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" ...  The absolute best feature of the phone (IMHO) is the ability to delete and/or disable almost any app, especially the intrusive Google apps. ... "Google is the enemy of the people".  ...  "
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" ...  Turned an apple fan to android.  ...  "
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" ...  not hanging like other Android phones .  ...  "
Camera
 61
pictures, photos, takes, cameras, camera is good
+97%
-3%
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" ...  Camera is good too.  ...  "
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" ...  It has pretty good cam AI.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera seems good. ... I haven't taken a lot of photos yet but I'm pleased so far.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera takes very nice pictures, and is fairly feature rich for a laymen photographer such as myself.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it because the photos are amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish the camera quality is slightly better so as the picture quality.  ...  "
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" ...  the cameras both take great pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera produces usable photos.  ...  "
Apps
 59
app, google, blu, android, youtube
+75%
-25%
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" ...  downloaded a number of apps so far still running smoothly!  ...  "
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" ...  It is fast enough to run most apps that require plenty of memory, and 32G of storage is enough to satisfy most users.  ...  "
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" ...  I had tried to install a couple 3rd party apps to make different notification sounds and lights for the the XL3, and it ended up permanently eliminating the notification sounds altogether for a bunch of apps. ... So it looks like these BLU phones do not react well to 3rd party apps trying to control the sounds and lights.  ...  "
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" ...  All the apps I use run smoothly.  ...  "
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" ...  No problems with speed of apps, connections, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  It functions well and for my purposes have not seen any problems checking email, surfing the web, using Facebook etc .  ...  "
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" ...  Wow this phone is amazing for the price.works great with Pandora Netflix Hulu no hickups or hangups works great thanks alot.just got this to replace my crappy iphone6s plus.  ...  "
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" ...  Some neat features it has that isn't really advertised is split screen features where you can operate in 2 apps on the same screen, face recognition, and one of my favorites .  ...  "
Screen Protection
 57
protector, glass screen protector, two cases, cases, glass
+65%
-35%
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" ...  It came with an extra screen protector and a screen protector already on the phone and a pair of headphones and 2 different silicone phone cases.  ...  "
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" ...  - the fact that this comes with a glass screen protector, 2 cases, headphones, and a few other goodies is ridiculously cool.  ...  "
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" ...  used the provided case protector. ... Applied the provided screen protector and man, it was a great one.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with 2 gel cases, one of which has a neat design on it, a screen protector already stuck on and one extra, a charger and a sticker.  ...  "
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" ...  Came with 2 cases and glass screen protector.  ...  "
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" ...  With two cases and a screen protector since when is less money less phone??  ...  "
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" ...  Comes with TWO cases, a screen protector and headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes with its own protection, headphones, screen protection, etc.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 53
last, years, weeks, phone, days
+68%
-32%
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" ...  The Life X3 was a garbage phone that lasted less than 6 months and so was the second go round w the Energy series.  ...  "
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" ...  We have purchased 2 of these and both are working great.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been struggling with an old phone that I've had for three years so an upgrade was much needed.  ...  "
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" ...  iPhone user for over ten years.  ...  "
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" ...  I've had the phone for 2 days now.  ...  "
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" ...  So far had phone for about a month and it's very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  And yes I use it all day long for work!  ...  "
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" ...  I've had this phone for a couple of weeks so far and I love it!  ...  "
Overall performance
 53
processor, speed, performance, snappy, screen
+94%
-6%
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" ...  The phone is fast! ... I use this with Mint Mobile (they run on TMobile networks) and get great speeds!  ...  "
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" ...  I give it a solid 9 for being economic, for well built an 8.5, for the included accessories 8, and performance and speed a solid 7.  ...  "
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" ...  Speed of this phone is awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  If you like high performance but don't like to pay crazy money for it if you don't need to, this is a good choice.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of storage, fast processor.  ...  "
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" ...  No usability issues.  ...  "
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" ...  this feels really good at the price point and with very comparable performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Runs Oreo 8.1 I can't wait for the xl5😍😍😍  ...  "
Charging
 49
battery, day, charging, charger, phone
+76%
-24%
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" ...  Fast Charging Regular USB  ...  "
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" ...  It charges pretty fast and hold its power so I don't think you'd need to use while charging anyways. ... I really do love this phone compared to my pervious that couldnt hold a charge.  ...  "
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" ...  I had an iPhone 6s and the battery wasn't holding charge anymore so I started looking for a new phone, my fiance had purchased this a month before me because of the recall on his Google pixel.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything is a little backwards like the Charger goes in upside down.  ...  "
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" ...  It came with a charger, earbuds, two silicone cases for the phone, a screen protector on the screen, the phone of course, and a tempered glass screen protector mabye more I forget.  ...  "
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" ...  Charges quickly and holds charge for 3 days even after playing games most of the day.  ...  "
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" ...  Will easily last a day of moderate usage without needing a charge.  ...  "
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" ...  The charging is fast!  ...  "
Wifi
 45
wi fi, connect, connect to wifi, connecting, 802 11a
+42%
-58%
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" ...  Could not link it to my Wi-Fi .  ...  "
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" ...  Phone wifi doesn't work  ...  "
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" ...  it will not connect to any wifi .  ...  "
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" ...  second , can not access i nternet through wifi , it says connected but no internet access when al,l my other devices have no problem on same wifi  ...  "
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" ...  Also it does not set the Lte network on the screen  ...  "
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" ...  Terrible phone it most times goes in Voice Mail even it had full network and also Wi-Fi calling on  ...  "
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" ...  The wifi would drop & you would have to reset the phone for it to work.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone has problem with connection to Xfinity 5ghz wifi router.  ...  "
Build Quality
 41
build quality, cases, case, broke, feels
+88%
-12%
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" ...  The case that came with it is a bit thin, but she loves that too.  ...  "
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" ...  Build quality is top of the line. ... Build quality is top notch.  ...  "
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" ...  So far this phone feels solid.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes with 2 heavy plastic durable phone protectors.  ...  "
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" ...  - would like a more sturdy case to protect from falls.  ...  "
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" ...  The cases that come with it are nice to start with, although I highly recommend finding something more substantial quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  Build quality is super nice, feels good in the hands.  ...  "
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" ...  I love how it looks and feels in my hand.  ...  "
Fingerprint
 39
fingerprint reader, fingerprint sensor, unlock, scanner, finger print
+92%
-8%
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" ...  I thought it was a great phone it has a vibrant picture very responsive the fingerprint sensor is fast face unlock is not as fast as I like but for a $150 phone it works like a charm  ...  "
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" ...  Fingerprint reader is fast and it does everything I need it to without all the costs.  ...  "
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" ...  I use the fingerprint reader a ton it works wonders.  ...  "
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" ...  The Face and Finger print unlock feature on this phone is beyond it's price range capability.  ...  "
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" ...  I did a quick set up for my fingerprint and was pleasantly surprised to find the face recognition. ... I like the placement of the finger print sensor a lot as well!  ...  "
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" ...  Finger bio-metric reader works perfectly without fail.  ...  "
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" ...  Great phone easy to set up and customize, with 3x the security I use the fingerprint sensor, facial recognition and the pin all at once which ever I decide to use at that moment to unlock it and pictures are great  ...  "
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" ...  I have not used the fingerprint feature, but it seems like a technology to catch on.  ...  "
Call quality
 38
calls, call, speaker, texts, volume
+61%
-39%
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" ...  But from what I hear, he is very happy with this phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Also it has face id to unlock the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Good luck trying to make a phone calls while driving.  ...  "
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" ...  They activated the phone over the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this phone for my senior mom.  ...  "
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" ...  So far everything is great except sometimes I'm not receiving calls or texts but maybe it is my network and not the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  But this is my 4th blue cell phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Use it for ride share daily driving and as my main phone.  ...  "
Design
 38
looks, gold, look, design, black
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The phone is cutely functional and fashionable cases are available for it.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a lot of similar styling as iPhone.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased two, one black, one gold .  ...  "
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" ...  Looks and works like a  ...  "
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" ...  Sleek, Stylist and Modern looking.  ...  "
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" ...  The notch is unnecessary and is only there to be trendy.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone looks stylish.  ...  "
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" ...  I love how it looks and feels in my hand.  ...  "
Memory
 35
ram, memory, 3gb, screen, processor
+100%
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" ...  The memory is good!  ...  "
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" ...  It has enough internal storage for all my favorite apps (I have been suffering with a 16gb Blu Life Max for too long).  ...  "
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" ...  It is fast enough to run most apps that require plenty of memory, and 32G of storage is enough to satisfy most users.  ...  "
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" ...  It's not an iPhone 27 but decent RAM ROM and cool big screen that actually goes 19:1.  ...  "
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" ...  Snappy processer that gets job done and 3GB of ram to run a couple apps at same time to easily switch back and forth.  ...  "
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" ...  It has android 8.1 with Nov 2018 security patch ready for update once you setup the phone, 3gb memory, 32gb storage, and a ok CPU.  ...  "
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" ...  I put in 32gb memory chip and that will be enough memory to last the life of the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I formatted it for use as extra device memory.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 30
speakers, sounds, sound quality, phones, notification
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Clarity and volume is impressive!  ...  "
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" ...  The speakers are better than I initially thought.  ...  "
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" ...  The build quality is nice, the wifi and navigation speed is fast, and the SOUND.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera is good at times but mostly for me at least can never focus always commingled out buzzy, the speakers are not the well, often get false notification.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a nice phone has great sound when you play music, great picture, but the notification sounds tend to be softer then needed, so hard to hear, and the choice you pick, if not already on the phone, tends to revert back to default notification mode or silent and then I hear nothing.  ...  "
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" ...  It's not the clearest plan and I've had some breakup in sound during a couple conversations .  ...  "
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" ...  Screen has great picture and sound is louder than other phones I've had.  ...  "
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" ...  Good sound quality, fast, the Android 8.1 features I anticipated, long battery life .  ...  "
SIM
 27
card, slot, nano, tray, micro
+48%
-52%
comment
" ...  third prolly most important , you can not insert nano sim card and micro sd card at the same time because nano sim slot is at the same spot of micro sd card slot  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is great however after just 2 1/2 to 3 months it will no longer read my SIM card on both my phone and my wife's  ...  "
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" ...  HAD NANO SIM WITH T-MOBILE. ... THIS PHONE CAN TAKE A NANO, BUT HOURS LATER, BEFORE I ACTUALLY CONSIDETED PULLING MY HAIR OUT, CAN'T GET WORKING NANO SIM . ... WITH NO SD CARD WITH NANO SIM.  ...  "
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" ...  The box was open and the tool for the removal of the SIM tray is missing. ... I had to use onother phone's tool to remove the SIM tray.  ...  "
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" ...  I have MetroPCS and at first thought the Sim wouldn't fit.  ...  "
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" ...  This has two slot but is uses bigger sim.  ...  "
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" ...  It kept stating there was no sim card when their was. ... The sim and sd card insert was a joke!  ...  "
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" ...  I thought the phone was nice at first and then it started to say there was no sim card and it would randomly change the time.  ...  "
Gaming
 25
run, play, game, playing games, gaming
+100%
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" ...  Meaning the phone's hardware is design for simple games, watch videos and surf the web.  ...  "
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" ...  Games run great and I have no issues or slowdowns on the phone at all doing normal things.  ...  "
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" ...  this phone is so responsive I actually included a video of a game I was playing.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm not a gamer so I couldn't tell you how it works with games.  ...  "
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" ...  Apart from solitaire and blackjack I'm not a gamer so I can't speak to its capabilities with graphic intense games.  ...  "
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" ...  Charges quickly and holds charge for 3 days even after playing games most of the day.  ...  "
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" ...  It has handled some casual games without problems.  ...  "
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" ...  Plays my game decently.  ...  "
Network
 24
connect to wifi, connect, 802 11n, 802 11a, would not connect
+33%
-67%
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" ...  Will not connect to WiFi .  ...  "
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" ...  Had to go outside to get a signal.  ...  "
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" ...  But, for some reason, it would not connect to WiFi .  ...  "
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" ...  I saw a few reviews of people having trouble with WiFi but I had no problems.  ...  "
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" ...  The biggest issue is that it can not connect to wifi.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, both the 2.4g and 5g wifi antennas have very limited range.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone does not connect to WiFi  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately at my home, I have no fall back, the phone can only connect to Band 12, there is no other useable signal.  ...  "
Storage
 22
card, sim, memory, micro sd card, slot
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Still Loving it but wish the camera let me switch to SD card to save picture  ...  "
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" ...  I got me a 32gb memory card and that have me plenty of memory.  ...  "
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" ...  It has decent storage space and memory, plus it can handle my 128 gig micro SD where all my music is stored. ... NOTE: If you plan to use a micro SD card as well as the micro SIM, do yourself a favor and purchase a converter kit at the same time you buy this phone.  ...  "
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" ...  With 32Gb memory, 3G and 4G, and Android 8, this phone was a bargain.  ...  "
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" ...  Instead of inserting it like a larger SD card it goes in the smaller slot.  ...  "
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" ...  The phone has two imeis so you have two sim card slots but can use one for a micro sd card up to 128 gb too. ... It has lots of space for files and apps without the micro sd card.  ...  "
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" ...  Put a micro SD in and expand internal memory or make movable space for pictures/video.  ...  "
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" ...  - expanded memory up to 128gb.  ...  "
Returns
 22
back, phone, sent, returned, new one
+14%
-86%
comment
" ...  waited too long to return .  ...  "
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" ...  RETURNING LESS THAN 7 HOURS.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to return this back to Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  its going back sadly  ...  "
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" ...  Had to return the phone the day after I received it.  ...  "
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" ...  I had this phone and luckily was able to return it on the last day in which a return was allowed . ... Returned based on that  ...  "
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" ...  Again I am told it is a factory defect.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone changed that unfortunately I'll be sending it back.  ...  "
Color
 20
screen, colors, bright, images, gold
+95%
-5%
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" ...  I've only tested the camera a little, but images are crisp and the color is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Display Brightness – 440 nits  ...  "
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" ...  Although the screen is 720p, the pixel density and brightness are better than most budget 1080p phones.  ...  "
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" ...  my Xl4 has bright display and pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  Even though its only 720p, images and videos look quite sharp.  ...  "
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" ...  Good picture quality, color & sound.  ...  "
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" ...  I got the gold tone color and it's a nice, tasteful understated shade - not flashy or gaudy at all.  ...  "
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" ...  - the screen quality and brightness are almost too bright.  ...  "
Display Size
 20
size, large, big, nice, notch
+95%
-5%
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" ...  This phone is the truth it is worth well over the price the screen he's big and clear nice full size and runs like a well oiled machine  ...  "
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" ...  Also, longest lasting phone battery I have ever had and a nice big screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the big screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen is good,large,and bright.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the bigger screen it has this time.  ...  "
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" ...  Big beautiful screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Large screen, 32gb, and great camera.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is great and for having a large screen, the phone as a whole is a very nice size.  ...  "
Fit
 20
case, fit, cases, way, silicone
+90%
-10%
comment
" ...  This fits my needs for bill pay, reading, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a great phone as a replacement but I wouldn't go putting my life on it.  ...  "
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" ...  I replace my BLU phone approximately every 8-14 months due to physical damage and some have held up better than others.  ...  "
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" ...  Does it hold up to an iPhone or galaxy?  ...  "
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" ...  Have had iPhones for the last several years (4s, 5s, and 6s+).  ...  "
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" ...  (I came from a Galaxy S7, so I might just be nitpicking and unfairly comparing this phone to a phone that costs several hundred more.) ... It easily can hold its own with significantly more expensive phones.  ...  "
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" ...  The phones feels very sturdy with not too much weight, and the camera is very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Size matter perfect fit  ...  "
Picture Quality
 19
quality, pictures, clear, video, sharp
+100%
comment
" ...  Pictures are good.  ...  "
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" ...  Good picture quality, color & sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Photos are great.  ...  "
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" ...  It has been very easy to use, has relatively good picture quality for a phone, and works swimmingly lol.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it because the photos are amazing. ... I was VERY impressed with the picture quality and the performance of the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality is great, especially the picture quality, and it looks, feels and performs like a much more expensive model.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality is so vibrate and sharp!  ...  "
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" ...  Even though its only 720p, images and videos look quite sharp.  ...  "
Comfort
 18
phone, hand, feels, comfortable, typing
+94%
-6%
comment
" ...  I finally narrowed down what I wanted and crossed my fingers.  ...  "
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" ...  No, it can't stand toe-to-toe with a flagship, but it's the best thing in this price range hands down and most folks would think it was a few hundred more if you handed it to them with no information.  ...  "
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" ...  I was honestly expecting a somewhat cheap feeling phone given the price, but in total so far I have been very pleased.  ...  "
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" ...  This has to be, hands-down, the best phone you can get for under$200.  ...  "
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" ...  > A set of earbuds  ...  "
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" ...  Phone feels nice in hand , I was impressed but all the extras that came in the box!!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  I do miss the live tiles terribly but added the arrow launcher and I'm getting comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  Build quality is super nice, feels good in the hands.  ...  "
For Kids
 17
phone, loves, bought, son, kids
+100%
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" ...  Bought this for my 14 yrs old son n he is lovin it!!  ...  "
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" ...  Let my daughter have that phone and she loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  My son loves the phone. ... Will be purchasing another one soon for my daughter  ...  "
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" ...  My son and I love the phone's.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves that lol.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these for kids and me and their mom.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this phone for my son and he really seems to enjoy it.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 15
phone, set, everything, simple, good
+87%
-13%
comment
" ...  Set up to Cricket was a breeze.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Powerful battery, fast, good speakers, easy to setup.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very easy to use, great camera, and very snappy interface.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The set up was pretty simple.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It was an easy fix, but it's just something to be aware of.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But if you want a better description of the phone just go on YouTube and search Kevin Breeze.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love this phone it does everything those other phone do and it's easy to used  ...  "
comment
" ...  This phone comes with the Blu interface over it, but it's simple and easy to navigate.  ...  "
Marketplace
 15
back, thanks, seller, one, got
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  And the lowest it got was 31% yay.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I highly recommend this seller.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It looks like one will be available February 1st from Amazon.  ...  "
comment
" ...  when original came it was not workin but Thanx 2 Amazon we got a replacement like right away .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Thank you Amazon.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Is as described.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The camera was exactly as described.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Thanks a lot Amazon. ... So thanks Amazon.  ...  "
Video Playback
 14
video, movies, watching, youtube, picture
+93%
-7%
comment
" ...  But if you intend to use if for selfies and heavy picture/video, would look at other phones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Got this phone because I wanted a bigger screen for watching movies and videos.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Then watch one of the many YouTube videos on how to install both items.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have watched a number of videos from YouTube and the quality is very high.  ...  "
comment
" ...  this phone is so responsive I actually included a video of a game I was playing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Movies calls internet social media  ...  "
comment
" ...  Perfect for watching videos. ... But it is great for movies and media.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Thankfully there's plenty of info on line and the Youtube videos were very helpful.  ...  "
Features
 14
price, lot, without, premium, light
+100%
comment
" ...  Lagged a lot and all the 'features' were basic.  ...  "
comment
" ...  A lot of features for the price.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Once you get all the features down .  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has plenty of awesome features and will serve you well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  more for just a couple of features that I can live without.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am a big believer in budget phones but appreciate premium features (but usually will not pay for them). ... Premium features on this phone include .  ...  "
comment
" ...  The phone is fast and it has a lot of modern features.  ...  "
comment
" ...  For the price so far it's a steal has some great features.  ...  "
Controls
 12
power button, buttons, screen, notification, touch
+25%
-75%
comment
" ...  - No way to adjust the volume of notification alerts which play very quietly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It's like the phone is not responding to the power button.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Edit 1/7/2019: One issue I am having is the incoming message alert volume. ... I can't find a separate volume adjustment for notification alerts. ... Edit: I have discovered that ring and notification volume adjustments have been merged into one slider.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The screen also times out and pauses a lot and the only way to get it to respond is by pressing the power button.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Headphone jack on the top, volume rocker and power button on the right.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There is no sounds for the navigation buttons. ... When you touch over a navigation button: menu, go back .  ...  "
Volume
 12
loud, speaker, phone, notification, vibrate
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  The ringer and vibrate are really low. ... I barely hear it ringing and rarely feel the vibrate.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Can't find how to raise volume when text messages come in.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The volume sucks.  ...  "
comment
" ...  When on speaker call volume is a little lower than expected.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The only drawback for me was the sound as far as the volume to the phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The volume is loud.  ...  "
Size
 11
phone, pocket, perfect, nice, feel
+82%
-18%
comment
" ...  When I unboxed I was so excited, it was a perfect size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But this is a great width and length, without being overly large.  ...  "
comment
" ...  And it looks like an iPhone or expensive phone because it's that size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The phone is a nice size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Size matter perfect fit  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love the feel of it and the size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Good size and good build quality.  ...  "
Delivery
 10
phone, came, arrived, amazon, really
+90%
-10%
comment
" ...  Excellent product and fast shipping  ...  "
comment
" ...  Arrived on time.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The in-box deal is really sweet.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My package came quick and was in perfect condition!  ...  "
comment
" ...  As far as Amazon is concerned, I opted for free delivery and my phone arrived 4 days later.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Comes with lots of stuff in the box .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great experience from buying the phone on Amazon to being delivered the next day.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Inside the box there is:  ...  "
ISP
 10
verizon, modem, tmobile, metro, comcast
+40%
-60%
comment
" ...  Would not go past saying can't connect to internet.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I purchased it and took it to Verizon to activate. ... This does not work in Verizon's Network.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Lastly IT WAS A NIGHTMARE to activate the cellular data .  ...  "
comment
" ...  how does this get fixed, i spent three hours with my internet provider with no luck  ...  "
comment
" ...  Must advise that doesn’t work with Verizon!  ...  "
Ports
 10
c, micro, type, charging port, usb c
+30%
-70%
comment
" ...  Is this a problem with the battery, the software, or the port?  ...  "
comment
" ...  my Iphone SE works great just that the charge port doesn't connect well anymore after 2 years of use.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Tried another USB/power adapter, still wouldn't charge.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Disappointed with micro USB instead of type-c  ...  "
comment
" ...  when plugging the phone into the PC nothing pops up!  ...  "
Resolution
 9
blu, display, vivo, screen, resolution
+100%
comment
" ...  Used the Blu Advance 5.0 HD last couple years. ... BLU VIVO XL4 – 6.2” HD is light years better then my old Blu , $150 bucks is alot of money for me . ... To me the BLU VIVO XL4 – 6.2” HD is a great upgrade .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Screen resolution may sound a bit low, but I've owned tablets with 2 million pixel density and yes, that resolution is astoundingly good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The phone itself has HD display and is relatively fast.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have owned the Studio 5.0 C HD , vivo air (lightest and thinnest phone at the time and had OLED screen) and BLU Life one x.  ...  "
comment
" ...  just wished it was 1080P.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Although the screen is 720p, the pixel density and brightness are better than most budget 1080p phones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I got this phone as an upgrade from my old Blu R1 HD I got back in 2015 and its FAR better than that old thing which is forever stuck with Android 6 whereas this new one has 8.1 and might possibly get Android 9 (I hope).  ...  "
comment
" ...  Excellent value, great quality, tons of features, and beautiful resolution all for an unbelievable low price!  ...  "
Data reception
 9
cricket, 4g lte, settings cellular networks, metro pcs, gsm
+78%
-22%
comment
" ...  We use with Consumer Cellular (running on ATT network), reception is similar to previous Samsung we had.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It connects to my 5G home network, and reception is on par with my old Blu on 4g Cricket and the Vivo streams way better .  ...  "
comment
" ...  So far, this phone will work with Cricket as a full 4G LTE phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Phone calls and data on the 4G LTE both work great.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It's compatible with most of the cellular networks.  ...  "
comment
" ...  With 32Gb memory, 3G and 4G, and Android 8, this phone was a bargain.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Carriers (GSM on AT&T) – AT&T, Cricket, FreedomPop, Metro PCS, Rodgers (Canada), Simple Mobile, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, and others ... Mobile Hotspot – yes ... Enhanced 4G LTE Mode – Settings, Cellular networks, More, Enhanced 4G LTE Mode  ...  "
Front Camera
 9
camera, flash, really, front facing camera, good
+100%
comment
" ...  Love the front facing flash.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love the front facing camera and that it has flash.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The 13mp cameras on both front and back look great.  ...  "
comment
" ...  -Front facing camera flash is a neat addition  ...  "
comment
" ...  Camera Front – 13 MP with flash  ...  "
comment
" ...  The camera is good both front and back. ... I really like that the front camera has front flash.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Front facing camera is really good in my opinion.  ...  "
comment
" ...  So much features,camera arent bad and front camera also have flash for those selfie in the dark  ...  "
Setup
 8
simple, set, phone, could, wifi
+88%
-13%
comment
" ...  I went to the Store and a very knowledgeable person helped me .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Set up to Cricket was a breeze.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The set up was pretty simple.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The setup was simple and the features of the phone like battery life, screen, and video play were good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Setup is a snap.  ...  "
comment
" ...  That is a very easy fix done through your Wi-Fi router settings.  ...  "
Lagging
 8
laggy, seconds, problem, like, lag
+13%
-88%
comment
" ...  I have had this phone 3 weeks and it has randomly factory reset 3 times.  ...  "
comment
" ...  After it wouldn't open Google play I attempted to restart. ... I've completed the factory reset and the phone is still showing signs that it won't be long before it crashes again.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Though this was going to be sluggish and horrible laggy.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Contant freezing and lagging.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It constantly freezes and has to be rebooted for it to work  ...  "
Headphones
 8
jack, speakers, headphone, good, really
+88%
-13%
comment
" ...  Well built decent speakers comes with 2 case's screen protector and headphone jack come on let's face it for 150 you can't go wrong  ...  "
comment
" ...  With multiple speakers and headphones, too.  ...  "
comment
" ...  However, whatever audio drivers they use really do work wonders for headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was honestly astonished by how good the sound quality is on this device (headphone not speaker, I havent used the speakers).  ...  "
comment
" ...  Ear phones are very good, music files can be edited and make it as ringtone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Thankfully it has the 3.5mm headphones jack and when I plugged in my headphones, it really sounded very nice. ... In fact the music sounds better on this phone when listening via headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  > A set of earbuds  ...  "
Bluetooth
 8
car, connect, working, update, sometimes
+63%
-38%
comment
" ...  I pretty much like everything about it with one exception, when I am using the Bluetooth feature to connect to my car or Bluetooth headset, sometimes all I can hear is static coming from the car speakers or headset.  ...  "
comment
" ...  No issues with Bluetooth connectivity.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Then proceeded to go thru the phone to set up the wifi, blue tooth, ect.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bluetooth is working great.  ...  "
Flash
 7
camera, front, front facing camera, also, selfie
+100%
comment
" ...  Love the front facing flash.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love the front facing camera and that it has flash. ... The back camera is pretty good too and allows for light adjustment (which is good for times when you can't use flash.)  ...  "
comment
" ...  Also, selfies now have a flash?  ...  "
comment
" ...  -Front facing camera flash is a neat addition  ...  "
comment
" ...  Camera Front – 13 MP with flash  ...  "
comment
" ...  I really like that the front camera has front flash.  ...  "
comment
" ...  So much features,camera arent bad and front camera also have flash for those selfie in the dark  ...  "
Night Photography
 6
pictures, low light, lighting, good, lights
+100%
comment
" ...  The camera is serviceable and good in well lit environments.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm not a heavy camera user, just want to take clear pictures in decent light which it does.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Facial recognition: works well in adequate lighting but extreme low lights it encounters difficulty.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was concerned about the camera but it actually does well in good light.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Camera quality is great outdoors and in good lighting.  ...  "
As Gift
 5
+100%
comment
" ...  Whether your getting it as a first phone for a kid, using for yourself, or even gift giving, you can't go wrong for the price👍  ...  "
comment
" ...  It was a birthday present.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought as a gift for my Girlfriend and she is very happy.  ...  "
comment
" ...  We could not be happier with this Christmas gift.  ...  "
comment
" ...  If you want to make an amazing gift to your parents or grandparents and bring them into the smartphone community, this is a wonderful way to begin at all.  ...  "
Notifications
 5
notification, notifications, message, know, get
-100%
comment
" ...  Can't find how to raise volume when text messages come in.  ...  "
comment
" ...  same with the text message half time I don't get them are they don't send  ...  "
comment
" ...  - The XL4 had the same problem as the XL3 in getting timely notifications and alarms.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Unfortnately, it failed to give any sort of notification when I'd receive a text message or an email. ... I received the text and e-mails, only there was no way to know!  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has no notification .  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 5
touch, pad, key, gestures, also
+100%
comment
" ...  Very responsive screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  You can also set the key pad to vibrate on touch though, so this is good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Touch screen works well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Its screen is very responsive.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Gestures (swiping on locked screen to invoke applications)  ...  "
Internet
 5
connect
+40%
-60%
comment
" ...  Would not go past saying can't connect to internet.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Internet search shows others with the same problem.  ...  "
comment
" ...  BUT THE PHONE WILL NOT RECEIVE ANY INTERNET  ...  "
Capacity
 4
use, phones
+100%
comment
" ...  What can I say this is the second one I bought in 2 months for my family  ...  "
comment
" ...  Will more than likely order more for the rest of my family.  ...  "
comment
" ...  but I've also had friends with the regular AT&T plans that couldn't use their phones in their house.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great for a kid, family memeber, friend.  ...  "
Product As Described
 4
camera, also
+100%
comment
" ...  Is as described.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It's exactly what the description depicts.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The camera was exactly as described.  ...  "
Weight
 4
feel, screen, nice
+100%
comment
" ...  very slim and light weight .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Absolutely beautiful screen, thin and light weight.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Has flagship weight feel to it.  ...  "
Packing
 3
build quality, box, arrived
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Packaging is awesome and the whole deal is worth it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The build quality and the overall packaging is fantastic.  ...  "
USB
 3
c, micro, type, port, charging
+33%
-67%

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Specifications

Memory
Memory:  32768 GB
Internal Storage:  3 GB
SD Card Type:  Micro SD 
Performance
Processor Clock:  2 GHz
Processor Type:  Octa Core 
Camera
Secondary Camera:  13 MP
Calling
GSM:  Yes 
Connectivity
Fingerprint:  Yes 
3G:  Yes 
Jio 4G:  Yes 
13 MP
SECONDARY CAMERA
32768 GB
MEMORY
3 GB
INTERNAL STORAGE
2 GHz
PROCESSOR CLOCK