The $50 smartphone genre is really taking off this year, and the Bluboo Picasso is set to be the next model taking up the price bracket.
The Picasso features all the usual budget suspects like a 5-inch 1280 x 720 display. and Meiatek MT6580 chipset meaning no LTE support, but there are a few areas where this smartphone out shines the competition.
RAM is 2GB, there is also 16GB internal memory and both the front and rear cameras are 8 mega-pixel.
Bluboo have also paid more attention to the design of their phone too, with a special suspended screen design to help protect the screen, a slim 6mm body and a 3D holographic design on the rear of the phone.
- Non physical buttons, 1:10:1 body proportion, minimalism style.
- 5.0 inch HD/ On-cell/ OGS display, 170° view-angle.
- Dual 8MP camera, front fill-light and rear dual LED flash
- Extreme great tactility, diamond-cutting texture, 3D ergonomics arc, 1000 nanoscale close grain.
- 6mm visual ultra-thin body, brushed metal style frame.
- Inner zinc alloy skeleton, 85% body sturdiness improvement
- “U-type” suspended screen, 70% screen breaking risk reduction
- Deeply customized UI for single-hand controlling, built-in 8 optional themes
Bluboo will release the Picasso later this month through most popular online resellers.