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Brand: BLU
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.5 inch 720 x 1600 pixels HD+ screen
  • Camera 13MP + 5MP + 0.3MP Main/ 13 MP front
  • Memory 3GB RAM with 64GB ROM
  • Platform Helio A25 CPU / Android 10

Our Rating

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

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

BLU G71 Highlights and Overview

The G71 is Blu’s newest affordable smartphone for the US market. It is based on MediaTek octa-core CPU, and comes in a 6.5-inches display with 720 x 1600 pixels. The screen panel is IP, and it has a 20:9 aspect ratio, a dot-notch within the display which houses the selfie camera.

Under the hood, the G71 has an octa-core Mediatek Helio A25 CPU clocked at 1.8GHz, along with PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 3GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via SD card.

As for the camera department, there are three lenses at the back, and this is a combination of 13-megapixel main lens, 5-megapixel wide lens and a third QVGA depth sensor. For selfie, the G71 is having a 13-megapixel shooter in the notch upfront.

There is a rear placed fingerprint scanner, a 5000mAh battery, with 10W fast charger, dual Nano-SIMs with 4G LTE network and Bluetooth 4.2. The phone is available in Gradient colors of Blue, Green, Black and Red, while Google Android 10 OS runs out of the box. Other key specifications and features of the BLU G71 are contained in the table below.

BLU G71 Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 28(700)
5G Network Bands Does not support 5G network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A


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Dimensions 165.0 x 76.6 x 8.9 mm
Weight 194 grams
Build Glass front
- Plastic back
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~82.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)


Operating System Android 10
Chipset MediaTek Helio A25 (12 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320


Card Slot Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)


Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 13 MP + 5 MP + QVGA main camera
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Flash type - single LED
5-element lens
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP (depth sensor)
Third Camera - QVGA depth sensor
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 13-megapixel
Camera Features Face beautification
Video Resolution 1080p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
FM Radio Yes, FM Radio


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 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 29 hours
Stand-by Up to 600 hours


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

BLU G71 User Reviews and Opinions

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We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.