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BLU reveals their Tank Xtreme 5.0 handheld device

blu-tank-xtremeWe have normally come across the smartphone brand BLU as a company that rolls out easy to use smartphones that get the job done without having to burn a large hole in the pocket. However, one ought to take note that BLU has a brand new groove this time around with the reveal of their latest device, the BLU Tank Xtreme 5.0 handheld device.

The BLU Tank Xtreme 5.0 happens to be a totally new segment of ruggedized smartphones from the company, being the latest addition to BLU’s growing portfolio of mobile devices. For starters, it comes with IP65 certified dust proof and water resistance, allowing it to withstand being used in the rain or while you are by the waterfall, without having to worry of water splashing on it.

Boasting of precise engineering in addition to an impenetrable seal, it makes sure that it is dust-proof for those bright and sunny days at the beach, while the water resistant, shock absorbent rubber frame will make sure that daily wear and tear does not affect the Tank Xtreme 5.0’s chassis negatively.

Your eyes will definitely welcome the vivid 5-inch HD full lamination display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, while there is a 5MP shooter in the front, with a 5MP shooter at the back as well. A MediaTek quad-core processor will run proceedings from underneath the hood, where it is accompanied by 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory. You can always augment that with a microSD memory card for another 64GB of storage space. The 3,000 mAh battery will enable the Tank Xtreme 5.0 to run up to 2.5 days before requiring a recharge.

This dual SIM durable monster will cost a mere $129.99 a pop, and comes fully unlocked and is ready to play nice with all GSM networks in the US.

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