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Blu R2 (LTE 16GB) vs Asus Zenfone 5Q

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Blu R2 vs Asus Zenfone 5Q phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Blu R2 (LTE 16GB)
5.2"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

13mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Asus Zenfone 5Q
6"
IPS

1080x2160

16
MP

20mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Asus Zenfone 5Q

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!

R2 (LTE 16GB)4 Advantages Blu R2 (LTE 16GB)vsZenfone 5Q22 Advantages Asus Zenfone 5Q
+156 grams (5.46 ounces)8%
Lighter
vs168 grams (5.88 ounces)
+Dual LED on both camerasAdvantage
The Dual LED on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash on both cameras
+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
1.3Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core109%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
16GB (10GB user free)vs+64GB (51GB user free)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC15 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)vs+7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)23%
Thinner
720x1280 pixelsvs+1080x2160 pixels153%
Higher resolution screen
282 PPIvs+402 PPI43%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.2"vs+6"15%
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(dual camera) 16MP + 8MP87%
Higher resolution main camera
Autofocusvs+PDAF: phase detection autofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 13MPvs+(dual front camera) 20MP + 8MP118%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)8 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 400 Mbps167%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+3300 mAh10%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
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
4.0 version A2DPvs+4.2 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

23 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic ends / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
+16 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
ModelR2 (LTE 16GB)Zenfone 5Q
Other model namesBlu R2 LTE R0150EE (2GB RAM), R0170WWAsus Zenfone 5Q ZC600KL, X017DA, X017D
Country or region availableUSA(Europe)
USA, (Europe)
USA
USA
BrandBluAsus
Release dateJuly, 2017July, 2018
Depth9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)74.3 x 150.3 millimeters (2.93 x 5.92 in)76.2 x 160.6 millimeters (3 x 6.32 in)
Weight156 grams (5.46 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic endsAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Blu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6737 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630 (14nm)
CPU processor1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2 550MhzQualcomm Adreno 508 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (10GB user free)64GB (51GB user free)
eMCP
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x2160 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
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
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps400/75 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
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 networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

R0150EE version:
LTE 800/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7,20)

R0170WW version:
LTE 700/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,7,12,17,28)
LTE Cat13/5 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
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
CallingBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels(dual camera)
• 16 megapixels
• 8MP ultrawide (13mm)
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual LED on both camerasLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels(dual front camera)
• 20 megapixels
• 8MP ultrawide (13mm)
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashDual-LEDLED
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
MultimediaBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Rose gold, Gold
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- Screen protector included
- Silicon Case included
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Midnight Black, Moonlight White, Rouge Red
- 18:9 display
- 2.5D glass screen (front and rear)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
5V/2A=10W
Battery capacity3000 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts• Standard charging• Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day1800 minutes | 30 hours | 1.3 days
Standby37500 minutes | 625 hours | 26 days34560 minutes | 576 hours | 24 days
Radiation rateBlu R2 (LTE 16GB)Asus Zenfone 5Q
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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