Comparison of the bezel-free BLUBOO S1 against the bezel-free Samsung S8

Previously BLUBOO had their tri-bezel-less designed BLUBOO S1 compared with the Xiao Mi Mix and proved that the BLUBOO S1 would offer an affordable alternative to the successful Mi Mix model. Seems like they are not satisfied and today we have yet another of its comparison. This time they choose a much stronger competitor, the Samsung S8. Would the BLUBOO S1 prevail in this comparison?

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Well, for starters let’s have a close look at their specs:

Model Samsung S8 BLUBOO S1
CPU Exynos 8895 Octa-Core 2.3GHz, 1.7GHz MTK Helio P25 Octa Core 2.5GHz
GPU Mali™-G71 MP20 ARM Mali-T880 MP2
RAM+ROM 4GB+64GB 4GB+64GB/6GB+128GB
Camera 8.0MP front cam+12.0MP main cam 8.0MP front cam+ dual rear cameras (16.0MP +3.0MP)

DSLR-quality depth-of-field effect

Display 5.8” FullHD+/ WQHD+ SUPER AMOLED 2960 x 1440 5.5“ SHARP FHD
Battery 3000mAh

Talk time up to 20 hours (3G)

Music play up to 67 hours

3500mAh

Talk time up to 24 hours (3G)

Music play up to 80 hours

Fingerprint Rear Fingerprint scanner Front Fingerprint sensor
SD Card Extend up to 256GB Micro SD (TF) up to 256GB Micro SD (TF)
Design Infinity Display

83.6% screen-to-body ratio

immersive full display

Tri-bezel-less design

90% Screen-to-body Ratio

Double-sided 2.5D Curved Design

Dimensions 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm 148.6X74.3X7.9mm
Weight 155g 175g
Price $724.99 $150

Judging from the specs on paper, though both featuring full display design, it’s quite obvious that the Samsung S8 provides superior configurations, like more powerful processor and higher resolution display. But the BLUBOO S1 has advantages in aspects including dual rear cameras with bokeh effect, ultra-high 90% screen-to-body ratio and 3500mAh larger battery. What’s more, the BLUBOO S1 can offer way lower price tag than the Samsung S8. Well, of course, which one you want to choose is totally up to you.

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As mentioned previously, the BLUBOO S1 would hit the market in June so you don’t have to wait too long. If you are interested to know more about the BLUBOO S1 model, please keep a close watch on the official website: www.bluboo.hk