If you take a look at present smartphone market, we see some models available to attract customers with their steadily improving hardware and features. To occupy your pocket, many smartphone manufacturers making affordable devices. Thanks to the maturity of some smartphones, you don’t necessarily have to spend hundreds of dollars to get a great experience.
Blackview is one of them, the company recently launched Blackview Alife P1 Pro Android smartphone. With the launch of Alife P1 Pro, the company wants the world to take notice. So what would you get when you spend $119 on Alife P1 Pro? Let’s see.
Blackview Alife P1 Pro Review – Build Quality & Features
Design wise, the Blackview Alife P1 Pro is a pretty decent looking device. The top houses the 3.5mm audio jack and the micro USB charging slot. The device comes with a 5.5-inch 1280x720p display, powered by MTK6735 64bit Quad Core 1.0GHz processor and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The phone has impressive specs and also features a 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 5MP front-facing camera for selfies and video calls.
The device comes with a 5.5-inch display which has an HD IPS Screen panel giving a 267 PPI. The display on the device is not bad with good colors and is vibrant. The bottom portion of the display has a home button with a fingerprint scanner. You can secure your device with your unique thumb virtual impressions. On the Operating system side, it comes with Android 5.1 Lollipop. The Android 5.1 Lollipop OS is usable and offers lots of customizations.
The phone also offers 2GB RAM and 16GB onboard storage for media and files. You can expand the memory up to 64GB with the help of external micro SD card. The rear panel is smooth and has a 13MP camera with Dual-LED flash. The phone comes with a removable battery which can be replaced by opening the rear panel. Overall, the build quality of the device is really good.
Blackview Alife P1 Pro Review – Performance
Coming to performance the phone satisfy with its unstoppable performance. The display on the device is 5.5inch and has HD IPS Screen; you can take full advantage of entertainment and gaming on the device. We didn’t face any lag while playing high-end games on the device; the touch responsiveness is also very good when compared to other devices at this price point.
Talking about camera performance the device sports a 13MP auto-focus shooter with Dual-LED flash. There is also a 5MP front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. The photos captured by the camera are pretty impressive with good color reproduction. The device supports video recording at a very high resolution of 1080p and the quality is good.
The call quality was good on the device and the speakers on the device justify the price. The device comes with a 3000mAh battery which is pretty big capacity considering most of the other devices. The battery life on the device is really good, you can expect a one and half day normal usage.
Blackview Alife P1 Pro Specs
- Display: 5.5 inches HD IPS Screen
- CPU: MTK6735 64bit Quad Core
- GPU: Mali-T720
- System: Android 5.1
- RAM + ROM: 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM
- Camera: Front camera 5.0MP + back camera 13.0MP
- Feature: Press Touch ID
- Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, G-sensor
- Bluetooth: 4.0
- GPS: GPS, AGPS
- SIM Card: Dual SIM dual standby, 2 Micro SIM
2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
3G: WCDMA 900/2100MHz
4G: LTE 800/1800/2100/2600MHz
Overall, if you are looking for a good all-round affordable Android smartphone, we definitely recommend this device.