Blackview is a China-based smartphone manufacturer developed from the early-developed white label phone makers, and now like most of the other hundreds of smartphone makes in China, Blackview design and released high-mid range smartphones with a price tag around $200 and best budget phones priced below $100.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone was launched by Blackview as its new 2016 flagship smartphone on MWC 2016, when many 2016 new phones were launched by top phone brands like Sony and Samsung. See ultra slim phone – Sony Xperia XA review, Xiaomi MI 5 with ten black technologies. The Blackview R7 is positioned as a high end smartphone with many intriguing features like Helio P10 CPU and bezelless edge-to-edge display, and is expected to go on sale this month.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: Hardware
The Blackview R7 is powered with MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10, which is the latest octa core processor with eight Cortex-A53 CPUs of 2.0GHz, that’s why we called it the Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone. The MT6755 Helio P10 CPU and the dual-core 64 bit Mali-T860 GPU make Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone has a good performance in multitasking and playing games, even the heaviest games requiring 3D graphics. MT6755 Helio P10 is designed with more powerful Modem for the thinner and lighter midrange smartphones and is the most expected mid end MediaTek SoC for the 2016 new phones. See the Helio P10 chipset full specifications and smartphones list of this SoC.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: Display
The BLACKVIEW R7 Helio P10 phone comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen featuring FHD display of 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution display with 16 million colors and capacitive multi touch and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. The touch screen uses 2.5D arc technology for a better view.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: Storage
Like most of the big storage smartphone in 2016, the Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone has a 4GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expandable to 128GB with MicroSD card. Even the Blackview R7 does not have a big RAM as the Vivo Xplay 5 Elite, which has the world’s biggest RAM of 6GB, the 4GB of RAM works well with the MT6755 Helio P10 chip.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: Camera
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone features 13 Megapixel camera on the rear with Samsung 3M2 camera sensor and PDAF, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama and many more functionality. The front shooter camera is up to 5 megapixel for selfie.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: Battery
Battery volume becomes an important for most of the high end smartphones. So the Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone comes with a big battery up to 3500mAh to offer a whole day battery life for more easy use. And the 9V-2.5A quick charge technology makes the Helio P10 phone’s charging much faster and safer.
The Blackview R7 Helio P10 Phone Specifications: OS
Android 6.0 Marshmallow might be a good attracting point in the Blackview R7 Helio P10 phone.
From the rendered images, it is rumored that the Blackview R7 is a bezelless smartphone with edge-to-edge display. And we can wait for some time until its availability on the online stores and then we will update and confirm if it is a bezelless smartphone like Elephone S3.