The low-cost but well specced BLU WinHD Windows Phone 8.1 handset is now on sale in Canada for only $179 Canadian.
The BLU Win HD features a 5 inch with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and 294ppi. It comes with 8 GB of internal storage but you can expand it by 32GB via microSD. Under the hood there is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with 1GB of RAM and Adreno 302 GPU. The Win HD also sports a 8MP rear camera and a 2MP font camera. The battery of Win HD (2200mAh) can last up to 18 hours.
The handset is not yet available online yet, but can according to WindowsPhoneCanada.ca can be found at your local Microsoft Store.
They have reviewed the device and noted despite the low price it looks and works beautifully and appears to be built with high quality and luxury in mind.
BLU is a small Florida-based smartphone OEM that has until recently only produced Android handsets for the Latin American and Caribbean market, but their entrance to the Windows Phone world is now seeing their devices being sold all over USA and Canada by Microsoft Stores.
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