Blu Products’ Life Pro is one of thinnest phablets available and costs just $299

Blu Products is a smartphone manufacturer in the US that’s focused on delivering budget-friendly smartphones. And its latest release combines quality components and an affordable price into a super slim package. Dubbed the Blu Life Pro, the handset comes in a stylish form factor and it runs Android.

The Jelly Bean 4.2 platform powers it up and you can expect to find a close-to-stock Android experience. Also, the company notes that future software updates will be delivered over the air. The main highlight of the Blu Life Pro is its 6.9mm thick design, putting it amongst the slimmest smartphones available in the market. The device is fitted with a 5-inch display for visuals which is an OGS panel that’s scratch-resistant.

Blu Products Life Pro

The handset proffers 720 x 1280p HD resolution and it sports dual camera. The one of the front is a 5MP BSI sensor, while the rear flaunts a 12MP autofocus snapper with LED flash. Both lenses are capable of recording videos in 1080p resolution. On the inside, there’s 16GB of memory and 1GB RAM. Delivering the steam here is a quad core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6589T SOC which is based on the Cortex A7 architecture with PowerVR SGX544 graphics. The Blu Life Pro is also loaded with various connectivity options such as HSPA+ 42Mbps, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.

A quick look at the specifications:

– Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
– 5-inch HD OGS display
– 1.5GHz quad core MediaTek processor
– 1GB RAM; 16GB storage
– 2500mAh Li-ion battery
– 147mm x 72.1mm x 6.9mm dimensions
– 158 grams weight

The Blu Life Pro will soon be available in the US, Brazil and Mexico unlocked for $299. It can be found on Amazon and various retail stores.