The Budget Phone with Pop-Up Selfie Camera In US

It looks like loads of producers are providing smartphones with pop-up selfie cameras these days, with the Xiaomi Mi 9T, Realme X, and OnePlus 7 Pro all delivering the function.

Only the OnePlus 7 Pro has formally made it to the U.S. However, It’s not probably the most affordable smartphone in the world at $669. Fortunately, it seems like U.S. budget brand Blu is engaged on the phone with a pop-up selfie camera, and it might make a splash within the mid-range segment.

The Blu Bold N1 has handed by the FCC, and some of the pictures attached to the submitting clearly show a device with a pop-up selfie camera.

Photos, internal pictures, and the user manual additionally reveal an Helio P60 chipset, dual rear-camera setup, 3,500mAh battery, 128GB of storage, USB-C port, 3.5mm port, a microSD slot, and dual-SIM support. This all means that selfie camera mechanism apart, we’re looking at a pretty capable smartphone in general.

In any event, Blu usually sticks to the sub-$300 categories, so we can anticipate the Blu Bold N1 to be one of the cheapest (if not the most affordable) phones with a pop-up selfie camera within the U.S. market. And even if this model doesn’t sell particularly well, the mere presence of an affordable phone with a pop-up camera may encourage other, extra prominent manufacturers to deliver similar efforts. U.S. customers may not be tied to premium smartphones to get a pop-up camera for much longer.