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I received a Blu Life View in Dec 2013 as a gift. Brilliant colors on the huge 5.7in screen. The phone feels sturdy and firm in your hand. Just comfortable enough but not bulky.
The screen response to touches were quick and smooth. The 12mp front camera takes decent photos and has a HD setting for extra crisp pics.
The ability to root is simple and easy to do. The price is fantastic for a phone this size.

Now for the cons The phone doesn't have a slot for expandable memory card so your stuck with the 16gb on board mem. (the OS actually takes 2gb of that).
The speaker is on the rear of the phone so you would need to turn the phone over or cup your hand awkwardly to listen to music.
Battery life - my Life View seemed to work great within the first year of operation.
Then in October of 2014, I noticed battery life was becoming shorter. In February battery lifetime was lasting from 100% to 15% in 3 hrs. I contacted Blu and explained it was OOW (out of warranty) The rep quoted the price of $25 for battery replacement. Sent in the phone and got a replacement one back, but was never charged. Sweet!! Kudos for Blu for amazing cust service!!
Or so I thought....after two months the replacement phone seems to be going thru the same battery issues. ;|

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  • 2015-04-21 05:04
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> In reply to makala28 @ 2014-04-15 15:49 from 5H7S - click to readThe phone is nice....very...so I just think you'all shouldn't talk that way. computers are actually complicated so every phone has its complications.the phone isn't just known yet...I still can't get a screen replacement but I'm trying because I love the phone....its just too fragile that's the word its not crappy...

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  • 2015-04-20 00:36
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> In reply to shunsgirl @ 2015-03-16 02:12 from Iudm - click to readBlue Life suck. It will no let me download apps are update apps. Another phone for me and I just got this phone.

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  • 2015-04-14 02:21
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2015-01-08 10:40 from LBiH - click to readSame problem for me. Did you find a solution?

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  • 2015-04-08 06:29
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Blue devices are high maintainence phones u need to clean logs and cache regular else the performance reduces rapidly if you're not the type to do this I recommend u don't buy blu products.....my problem is my phone was charging last night and it suddenly cut off and is unresponsive ATM don't know what to do ;(

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  • 2015-03-16 15:26
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> In reply to flip @ 2014-12-15 22:27 from EjaM - click to readDownload clean master and delete junk files for some reason the phone doesn't locate them so it doesn't calculate accurately your remaining space once u do that clean all your space would be there

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  • 2015-03-16 13:20
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this is the worst phone ever and the sad part about is is you cant get any answers answers to fix the problem....... my phone is showing an error saying on storage space cant download any apps the speaker is very low this phone is worthless

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  • 2015-03-16 02:12
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How to fix this sh**!!!!.... Its showing NOT PHONE SPACE but when I check in my setting I have plenty

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  • 2015-03-16 00:30
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worst phone ever this is my second blu and twice the screen has frozen

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  • 2015-03-05 12:47
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I'm with T-mobile and I have the unlimited plan but I have no data on the life 8 can someone tell me why or best carriers to go with

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  • 2015-02-26 22:51
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I bought this phone on a TV shopping channel 2 months ago apparently was working fine, fast and was very happy with it, but now all of a sudden cameras dont work at all just went black, so dissapointed

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  • 2015-02-22 01:04
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I've had the Blu life view for about 1 year and every month it gets crappier and crappier I ASSUMED it was a alternative to the competition of note 3 5.7 but like one of the complaint's said I download apps and after so many apps it says no more space and I had a lot so now I have reset phone to factory settings which is stupid in order for it to upload now customer support they hang up on you. I have unlimited everything from T-Mobile and still it buffers when the software needs to update the phone cant take it because in the beginning it was fine but now bye bye BLU id rather spend more get more not get what you pay for

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  • 2015-01-27 04:04
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> In reply to peegy @ 2014-12-26 23:05 from ftV7 - click to readMy screen is broke and I need a replacement.....how can I get a screen for my phone.??

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  • 2015-01-26 20:15
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> In reply to peegy @ 2014-12-26 23:05 from ftV7 - click to readMy screen is broke and I need a replacement.....how can I get a screen for my phone.??

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  • 2015-01-26 20:13
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> In reply to peegy @ 2014-12-26 23:05 from ftV7 - click to readMy screen is broke and I need a replacement.....how can I get a screen for my phone.??

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  • 2015-01-26 20:12
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My life pure refuses to charge.Even if it's charging for long it's still at the same percentage

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  • 2015-01-08 10:40
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My blu6.6.0 dropped and has gone blank what do I do

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  • 2015-01-04 06:33
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> In reply to Ap0c4lypt0 @ 2014-10-03 07:01 from s9{F - click to readPlease how did you ordered yours, my screen is broken and I need a screen replacement.

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  • 2014-12-26 23:05
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> In reply to Anon @ 2014-10-26 01:36 from Iudm - click to readMine broke too because of case problem I have the 5.0 if anyone knows where I can get a screen to buy in Jamaica are online please let me know thank you

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  • 2014-12-19 13:53
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