• 5.7" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 1GB
    MT6589 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 12-MP 1 Rear Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The BLU Life View phone has a 5.7-inch (1280x720) IPS LCD screen, a 12MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a MT6589 with 1 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductLife View (Launched 2013-03-01), Price: 300 USD at Amazon
Display5.7" 1280x720 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • MT6589 SoC
  • 1GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • None
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 220g (7.8oz), 161x82.5x8.9 mm (6.34 x 3.25 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$300
Diagonal (inches)5.7"
Display/Body Ratio67.4%
Sharpness (PPI)258 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time30 hours
Processor BrandMediatek
Processor NameMT6589
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.2
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Connector TypeMicro USB
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • AAC
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Life View Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Life View was retailing at around $300 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. Our data indicates that the Life View is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification.
No, the Life View resolution of (1280x720) is not considered to be 4K.
No, the Life View is not capable of Wireless Charging.
No, the Life View does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
No, the Life View does not seem to work on 4G-LTE networks.
No, the Life View does not work on 5G NR networks.
No, the Life View is not a USB-C device.
Yes, the Life View has a removable battery.

BLU Life View Specs & Speed Benchmarks

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better