Dual-SIM Android smartphones are not something you can find easily and at a decent price. If you cannot afford the special edition Samsung Galaxy Note II, but desperately need a dual-SIM phone at an affordable price then check out the BLU Vivo 4.3.
The manufacturer, which until recently was known only to customers in developing countries, is a new player on the US smartphone market and with its “world’s first dual SIM smartphone device to feature Super AMOLED Plus technology and dual-core CPU” as BLU touts VIVO 4.3, has a good chance to succeed. The Vivo 4.3 is unlocked ready for activation on any GSM network, making it a tasty morsel for those who do not want to be tied to a lengthy contract and is available for just $249.99 at Amazon.
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Now, let’s see exactly how impressive the specs are. First of all, the BLU Vivo 4.3 sports a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Plus display with 480 x 800 resolution and 217 ppi pixel density, and is powered by a MediaTek MT6577 dual-core 1GHz Cortex A9-based processor – flawless performance and seamless multitasking.
In terms of memory, the phone packs 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB on board storage, expandable up to 32 GB via micrSD card. The Vivo 4.3 is equipped with an 8 megapixel rear camera with geo-tagging, auto focus, touch focus, LED flash, image stabilization, face and smile detection and 720p video capture, as well as a 1.3 megapixel front camera, which will allow you to take pictures of yourself and video chat with your friends and family.
The phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, so you will be able to enjoy the functionality of the most popular operating system at its best. The BLU Vivo 4.3 is compatible with Google Mobile Service, for example Gmail, Google Search, Google Maps, Google Talk and more, and comes pre-loaded with social apps like Facebook, Twitter and Whatsapp.
As far as connectivity is concerned, you will get Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, Bluetooth version 3.0, GPRS and EDGE class 12, with HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps and HSUPA up to 5.76 Mbps.
Other features of the BLU Vivo 4.3 include: MP3 and WAV ringtones, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, threaded messaging, predictive text input with SWYPE technology, HTML browser, Adobe Flash, stereo FM radio, A-GPS, Java MIDP emulator, music player compatible with MP3, AAC, WMA and WAV files, video player compatible with MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264 and H.263 files, organizer, document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF), voice memo, voice dial and voice commands.