Bluboo has launched a new compact smartphone in China with a 5-inch Full HD display and it can now be pre-ordered worldwide via Gearbest. Lets check out the pricing, specifications and features of the Bluboo X9 smartphone.
The unlocked Bluboo X9 can now be pre-ordered for $149.99 on Gearbest. It comes in Black and White color variant. The smartphone will start shipping from December 30, 2015.
The e-commerce portal from China delivers in most countries with free shipping. However, you could also expedite the shipping by paying nominal charges and get it within 3-7 business days. Lets have a look at the specifications and features of these devices.
Bluboo X9 Specifications
The Bluboo X9 features a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS OGS 2.5D arc curved display with a pixel density of 440 ppi. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MTK6735 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory that is expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box and has gesture support. The phone has a fingerprint sensor at the back just below the LED flash that unlocks the phone within 0.5 seconds. According to Bluboo, their Press touch ID is more convenient than the Touch ID found on the iPhone 6.
The X9 rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front facing camera for selfies and video calling. It has Dual SIM (standard + micro) connectivity with Dual Standby mode. The device’s frame is made up of metal which has 7.9 mm thick body and weighs 166 grams. It uses LDS antenna technology that improves the stability of the antenna performance in spite of having a metal body.
The X9 comes with 4G LTE (FDD-LTE : 800/1800/2100/2600 MHz), 3G (WCDMA : 850/900/2100 MHz), 2G (GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG, GPS/A-GPS and GLONASS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,500 mAh Lithium-ion Polymer battery under the hood.
The Bluboo X9 box contains Cell Phone (1), Battery (1), Power Adapter (1), USB Cable (1) and English Manual (1).