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Deal: Amazon selling mid-range BLU Vivo 5R for $149.99 (save $50)

You can get the BLU Vivo 5R for $149.99 over at Amazon, which is $50 off its normal retail price. The offer expires soon though, so act fast.
by Mitja RutnikFebruary 1, 20172

Best smartphones under $100 (December 2016)

Did you ever think you could buy a smartphone for under $100? There are sacrifices to be made, but you would be surprised to see how far a Benjamin can go.
by Edgar CervantesJanuary 26, 201747

BLU’s new $150 Vivo XL2 announced with a 5.5-inch display, 13MP camera

The $150 BLU Vivo XL2 has just been officially announced, with a 5.5-inch display, 13MP camera and... Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
by Jimmy WestenbergJanuary 25, 20177

BLU Life Max now available at Best Buy, just $80 until tomorrow

The BLU Life Max normally retails for $129.99, but you can get if for $79.99 at Best Buy. Offer ends on January 18.
by Mitja RutnikJanuary 17, 20177
 
 

The BLU Vivo XL2 drops by the FCC, launch imminent

The BLU Vivo XL2 has stopped by the FCC, revealing a design shift away from its predecessor the Vivo XL.
by Kris CarlonDecember 30, 20162

(Update: ZTE USA responds) Lenovo, ZTE, and others also spotted running Adups OTA spyware

Additional Android manufacturers are being dragged into the Adups data collection scandal, as Lenovo, Gionee, and ZTE have also been linked to the software.
by Robert TriggsDecember 20, 201616

Blu R1 HD returns to Amazon after spyware controversy fades

The Blu R1 HD has returned to Amazon after claimed "supply constraints", though the issues surrounding spyware claims probably equally had something to do with its temporary absence.
by David ImelDecember 16, 20166

BLU sets the record straight on security

After BLU discovered that the shady Chinese company Adups had installed spyware on their phones, the company implemented auxiliary security measures.
by John DyeDecember 5, 20166

BLU Vivo 6 Hands On and First Impressions

A quick first look at BLU's Vivo 6 - a very affordable smartphone with a solid specs list and functional design that hopes to be on your Christmas wish list!
by Adam SinickiNovember 25, 20166

BLU may be facing a class-action lawsuit over sending user data to China

BLU may now find itself at the center of a class-action lawsuit over its alleged role in the leaking of customer data to China via a pre-installed app.
by Kris CarlonNovember 24, 201624
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