MIAMI, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BLU Products, one of the fastest growing mobile phone manufacturers in the world announced today that shipments have now started on the new BLU Dash 4.5 smartphone device, delivering premium build quality with flagship performance at a never before seen price point for an unlocked device in the US. The BLU Dash 4.5 is powered by MediaTek's MT6589M 1.2 GHz Quad-Core chipset, which integrates a power-efficient ARM Cortex™-A7 subsystem, PowerVR™ Series SGX544 GPU, and HSPA+ 21Mbps modem bringing blazing fast 4G Speeds to consumers in the US.
"Users are going to be blown away and thrilled by the performance of this device," said Samuel Ohev-Zion, CEO, BLU Products. "At this price point nothing comes even remotely close, which makes us very proud as a manufacturer to be able to offer the best value available in the world today for a consumer looking to buy an unlocked smartphone."
The basis of incorporating MediaTek's MT6589M chipset is the power-efficiency and leading edge 28nm manufacturing, which results in incredible battery performance, lasting for several days without having to recharge – something users don't have today in the high-end smartphone segment, while still delivering on the high expectations, outstanding performance, and user experience required by consumers in a high-end smartphone.
The BLU Dash 4.5 offers an outstanding viewing experience on the large 4.5-inch FWVGA LCD producing a pixel density of 218 ppi, having photos and videos come to life with spectacular clarity, and includes a 5.0 mega pixel autofocus camera with LED flash, along with HDR feature, HD 720p video recording and secondary front facing camera.
Running on the latest stock Android v4.2 Jellybean OS with no customizations, users will enjoy an extremely smooth and fast experience on the Dash 4.5, which also features innovative, advanced Dual-SIM, Dual-Active functionality which frees users to seamlessly make and receive calls on two SIM cards at the same time. This feature enables higher user experience when traveling, or answering a phone call when doing data transmission - perfect for everyone, everywhere.
The BLU Dash 4.5 is now available unlocked throughout several US Online Retail partners such as Amazon.com for $139.00.
Full Specifications Include:
- Network: 2.5G (GSM/GPRS/EDGE) 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, 3G (HSPA+ 21mbps) 850/1900
- Display: TFT Capacitive Touchscreen, with 4.5 inch 480 x 854 pixel LCD
- Processor: MediaTek MT6589M Quad-Core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 with PowerVR SGX544 CPU
- OS: Android v4.2 Jelly Bean
- Camera: Rear – 5.0 megapixel autofocus with LED Flash, Front – VGA, Video Record 720p @ 30fps
- Connectivity: WiFi a/b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth, Hotspot, micro-USB
- Sensor: Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyro
- Memory: 4GB internal memory + microSD slot expandable up to 32GB, 512mb RAM
- Dimensions: 133.5 x 67 x 11.9, 147 grams
- Battery: Li-Ion 2000mAh
About BLU Products
BLU Products, founded in 2009, designs affordable, attractive and innovative mobile devices to suit a wide variety of consumer needs. Over eight million BLU mobile devices have been sold in over 40 countries. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, BLU is one of the fastest-growing mobile phone manufacturers in the world. For more information, visit: www.bluproducts.com
SOURCE BLU Products