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Asus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB) vs Blu Life 8 (L280a)

Side by side comparison between Asus Zenfone Live (L1) vs Blu Life 8 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Blu Life 8 XAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)15Points
Asus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)
5.5"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Blu Life 8 (L280a)
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Octa

2000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Asus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)15 Advantages Asus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)vsLife 8 (L280a)6 Advantages Blu Life 8 (L280a)
+16GB (11GB available)83%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (6GB available)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+720x1440 pixels13%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+5.5"10%
Larger screen
vs5"
+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+(front) 5MP162%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2MP
+Android 8.0 OreoAdvantage
Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3000 mAh50%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2000 mAh
+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs3.0 + A2DP
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+1.7Ghz 32bit Octa-Core22%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
140 grams (4.9 ounces)vs+136 grams (4.76 ounces)3%
Lighter
8.15 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs+7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)9%
Thinner
293 PPIvs+294 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster

22 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR3 / 1GB
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080)
(front) HD (1280x720)
+15 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
ModelZenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Life 8 (L280a)
Other model namesAsus ZenFone Live L1 ZA550KL X00RD (1GB RAM)BLU Life 8 Dual Sim L280a, BLU L280a Life 8
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
USA
BrandAsusBlu
Release dateMay, 2018May, 2014
Depth8.15 millimeters (0.32 inches)7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)71.77 x 147.26 millimeters (2.83 x 5.8 in)69.8 x 145 millimeters (2.75 x 5.71 in)
Weight140 grams (4.9 ounces)136 grams (4.76 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Asus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
HardwareAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 (28nm)32bit - MediaTek MT6592
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.7Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 308 500MhzARM Mali-450
RAM memory1GB LPDDR31GB
Internal storage16GB (11GB available)
eMCP
8GB (6GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~73.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~68.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1440 pixels (18:9)720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)293 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display features60Hz, 400 nits(typ)feature not registered
Mobile networksAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF) and standard SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
America version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/1900
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4
Global version:
LTE (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (40)
America version:
LTE (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 26, 28)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)HD (1280x720)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, DivX, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
ConnectivityAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Midnight Black, Space Blue, Rose Pink, Shimmer Gold
- Android Go edition
- ZenUI 5
- Touch glove display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: White, Yellow, Pink, Orange
- Screen protector included
- Silicone Case included
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
Power supplyAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
C765804200L
Battery capacity3000 mAh2000 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registered45000 minutes | 750 hours | 31.3 days
Radiation rateAsus Zenfone Live L1 (ZA550KL 16GB)Blu Life 8 (L280a)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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