BLU Vivo GO is the first Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) Smartphone in US

BLU Vivo GO is the first handset in the US to run on Android Pie (Go Edition), 6-inch 720 x 1440 HD+ curved glass display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, dual rear camera, and powered by a 2,600mAh battery.

The BLU Vivo GO is a budgeted Android Smartphone that comes with aspiring specifications and features. The phone is pretty the best for such value.

However, it is popularly known that BLU usually announces device that gives the best value for money. Such as the BLU Vivo XL3 and Vivo XL3 Plus.

BLU Vivo GO Specs

*. Display: Curved 6.0-inch In-cell HD+ 1440 x 720, 18:9 aspect ratio, 268 ppi
*. Color: Mid-night black
*. Network and connectivity: 2G, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.1, Hotspot, Micro-USB v2.0,
– (GSM/GPRS/EDGE): 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
– (4G HSPA+ 42Mbps): 850/900/1700/1900/2100MHz
– (4G LTE Cat 4 Up to 150Mbps): FDD 1/2/3/4/7/12/17/28
*. Dual SIM: YES
*. Processor: MediaTek MT6739, 1.5GHz Quad-Core, ARM Cortex-A53
*. GPU: IMG PowerVR GE8100
*. OS: Android 9 Pie (Go edition)
*. Cameras:
– Dual Rear Cameras: 8.0 megapixel, with LED Flash, HD 1080p@30fps video recording + VGA (Depth)
– Front Cameras: 5.0 megapixel, LED Flash, HD 720p@30fps video recording
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (mounted at the back)
*. RAM: 1GB
*. Storage: 16GB Internal Memory, MicroSD Slot (up to 64GB)
*. Dimensions: 156.7 x 75.2 x 8.4 mm
*. Weight: 155g
*. Battery: Non-Removable Li-Polymer 2,600mAh


Design and Display

BLU officially partnered with Google to bring the first mobile device to run on Go Edition of Android 9 Pie in US. And it is available for order right now.

The newly announced BLU Vivo GO comes with a fine cutting edge design at the back and front, featuring a 6-inch 720 x 1440 HD+ curved glass display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.

Made up to a metal design, and the phone boasts of 87% screen to body ratio, which offers smaller and minimal bezels at the top and there is a chin at the bottom.

It is an entry-level Smartphone, but it does come with a fingerprint sensor scanner at the back, and available only in Midnight Black color option.

Camera and Connectivity

The BLU Vivo GO comes with a single front facing camera, and a dual camera sensor at the back. Both cameras can take amazingly cute photos even under direct sunlight.

At the back, the handset features a dual camera setup, which consists of 8-megapixel as the main sensor, + a secondary 0.3-megapixel VGA camera.

While the front selfie snapper, holds a realistic 5-megapixel selfie camera. Which is not bad for a budgeted phone. The both cameras has LED Flash supports.

For the network and connectivity, the handset features the following, Wi-Fi b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.1, Hotspot, Micro-USB, dual SIM, Bluetooth 4.1, (GSM/GPRS/EDGE), (4G HSPA+ 42Mbps), (4G LTE Cat 4 Up to 150Mbps).

Performance and Battery

The BLU Vivo GO is completely powered by a MediaTek MT6739 clocked up to 1.5GHz Quad-core processor.

Which will offer some better battery efficiency and faster performance.

It also comes with 1GB of RAM for seamless multitasking, and 16GB of internal storage, which is thankfully, expanded up to 64GB via micro SD card slot.

Under the hood, the handset is completely fueled by a 2,600mAh battery capacity. And it runs on Android 9 Pie (GO EDITION).

Which is provide more efficiency, optimized apps than the Oreo GO Edition.

However, AT&T and T-Mobile are both offering 4G LTE support for the phone. It is available for purchase right now on Amazon for just $79.99. But it is going for just $59.99 right now!

Learn more about the device on the company official website.

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