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Blu C5 Plus

Blu C5 Plus
Brand: BLU
Category: Phones
  • Display 5.5 inch 720 x 1440 pixels HD+ display
  • Camera 8 MP Back / 8 MP front
  • Storage 16 GB
  • RAM 1 GB
  • CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6580M
  • OS Android 8.1 (Oreo)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Blu C5 Plus Highlights and Overview

The Blu C5 Plus is the latest mobile phone from BLU Mobile, launched in October, 2019. The device comes with basic features and specs attainable in a low-end Android phone, from a Cortex-A7 quad-core CPU to just a gig of RAM. It features a 5.5-inch HD+ display, with 720 x 1440 pixels resolutions.

The processing power comes from a quad-core 1.3GHz Mediatek MT6580M CPU, along with Mali-400MP2, 1GB of RAM and a 16GB expandable internal storage.

On the camera department, you are getting a single 8-megapixel front and back camera. However, it only the back camera sensor that comes with a single LED. Also, the device does not come with a fingerprint scanner, but FaceID and other default Android security locks are in place.

The device runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) out the box, and provide support for dual SIMs, Bluetooth 4.0, and fueled by a 2200 lithium battery. Other specifications and key features of the Blu C5 Plus are detailed in the table below.

Blu C5 Plus Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 1900
4G Network Bands Does not have support for 4G LTE network
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps


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Dimensions 151.0 x 72.3 x 10 mm
Weight 158 grams
Build Plastic
SIM Type Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~73.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)


Operating System Android 8.1 (Oreo)
Chipset Mediatek MT6580M
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (32nm)
GPU Mali-400MP2


Card Slot Yes, up to 32 GB via microSD card


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel main camera
Camera Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, PDAF, HDR
Video Resolution 720p


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel
Camera Features FaceID
Video Resolution 720p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Back
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
FM Radio Yes


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 19 hours
Stand-by Up to 300 hours


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Blu C5 Plus User Reviews and Opinions

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