Blu XL5 Quick Review, Specs/Features & Price

The Blu XL5 is still part of the affordable smartphone that was announced by the company. The phone comes with a similar body design as the Blu X5. The difference is that it features a notch, bigger screen size, better camera set-up, and massive battery capacity as well.

Blu XL5 Key Specs And Features

  • Display: 6.3 inches, 720 x 1520 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
  • Processor: 1.6 GHz octa-core
  • Memory: 3GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage
  • Camera: 13 MP + 2 MP and 13 MP front camera
  • Battery: 4000 mAh Nonremovable

Design And Display

The Blu XL5 features a premium-looking body design. Don’t be deceived, the body is built with premium plastic. It packs a smooth panel that house the camera, an LED flash, and a fingerprint scanner. It measures 161.4 x 78 x 9.6 mm in dimensions and weight 181 gram.Shifting to the front sides, it has a waterdrop notch that offers a screen display size of 6.3 inches with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels, the trending 19:9 ratio and 267 PPI density.
It reaches a 78.7% screen-to-body ratio and it also has display protection.

Camera Features

As long as the camera is concerned, the Blu XL5 has a dual rear camera of 13 MP with additional 2 MP depth sensor. The camera features LED flash and it’s capable of shooting 1080p@30fps video resolution. Upfront for selfies is a front camera of 13 MP with an LED flash and the camera is capable of shooting 1080p@30fps video resolution.

Hardware And Software

On the hardware, the handset boasts an octa-core processor handling its assignment at a speed of 1.6 GHz. It also has IMG8322 GPU to take care of graphics related issues and gaming. Booting the Blu XL5 is Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box with the phone customize the user interface on top.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The Blu XL5 has an internal storage of 64GB coupled with 3GB RAM for a smooth performance. It also has a dedicated slot for micro SD card that you can use to expand the memory up to 64GB. The sensors on the inside are Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, and proximity.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Blu XL5 has a massive nonremovable battery capacity of 4000 mAh which is the phone top selling point. The juicer, however, promises to last a full day under normal usage. It has a dual SIM with 4G LTE Network and other regulars such as Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, FM radio and micro USB 2.0.

Blu XL5 Full Technical Specification


Device Type Smartphone
Model Blu XL5
Announced 2019, September
Released 2019, September
Status Available on Shopping Stores


2G Network Yes
3G Network Yes
4G Network Yes
SIM Type Nano
SIM Count Dual SIM


Dimensions 161.4 x 78 x 9.6 mm (6.35 x 3.07 x 0.38 in)
Weight 181 g (6.38 oz)
Protection Yes
Colours Black


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.3 inches, 99.1 cm2
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 267 PPI
Screen-To-Body Ratio 78.7%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch
Secondary Display No


Primary 13 MP, AF
2 MP, depth sensor
Image Yes
Video Yes
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Flash Yes
Secondary 13 MP


Operating System Android 9.0 Pie
User Interface (UI) Yes
Java Support Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Chipset (SoC)
CPU Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A55
RAM (Memory) 3 GB
Internal Storage 64 GB
Card Slot Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Bluetooth Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type microUSB 2.0
Wireless Charging No


Battery Type Li-Po
Capacity 4000 mAh
Placement Removable
Fast Charging No
Standby Up to 750 h (2G) / Up to 650 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 30 h (2G) / Up to 24 h (3G)
Music Play


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out
FM Radio
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree Yes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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Blu XL5 Price And Availability

The Blu XL5 is now available for purchase. Although the pricing is not yet available, however, we are expecting the phone to sell for $146. You can get it in Black color.Buy Blu XL5 & Pay On Delivery: View Offer On AliExpress