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BLU Studio J5

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BLU Studio J5

BLU Studio J5

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  • Frequently asked questions

    Unlike typical mobile plans, what you pay adjusts up or down based on what you use. Customers routinely report 40-60% savings as compared with their previous cell phone service.
    Absolutely. Use our handy Bring Your Own Phone checker to see if your current phone can come to Ting.
    Yes, the majority of phone numbers can make the switch to Ting.
  • Warranty

    Allnewdevices purchased from Ting come with a one-year manufacturer warranty from original date of sale. Allrefurbisheddevices purchased from Ting come with a 30-day warranty from original date of sale. Devices brought to Ting through the 'Bring Your Own Device' program are not covered by any warranty.

    If your device is defective, please drop us a line at help@ting.com or give us a call at 1-855-846-4389 to see if it's eligible for a warranty replacement. If eligible, we'll replace the defective device with a new or refurbished device of the same or comparable model at our discretion.

    Our conditions for a warranty claim are as follows:

    • Your warranty only covers defects in materials or workmanship. It does not cover defects arising from damage or normal wear-and-tear or aging.

      • The warranty covers issues such as: software-related issues, activation problems, camera defects, unresponsive keys, dead pixels, etc.

      • The warranty does not cover issues like: diminishing battery life, scratches, accidental damages, coverage issues, or software incompatibility/problems with 3rd-party apps.

      • Attempting to 'root' or otherwise 'mod' your phone will void its warranty.

      • Visible physical damage to your phone (e.g. liquid damage, cracked LCD, damaged housing) will void its warranty.

    • You must return the defective device back to us using the prepaid shipping label we give you.

      • Your defective device must be received at our warehouse within 21 days of when the replacement is shipped (don't worry - we'll remind you).

      • If the original isn't received within 21 days, we'll assume you wanted to keep both devices and will charge you for the replacement and express shipping fees, if applicable.

    • You must return all accessories (charger, cables, manual, etc.) with the defective device.

      • If components are missing, we will charge a nonrefundable missing parts fee as outlined here:

        • Battery: $20.00
        • Charger: $10.00
        • USB Cable: $3.00
        • SD Card: $5.00
        • Manual: $3.00
        • Other parts: at our discretion
    • Your defective device must be returned in good condition.

      • If the device is determined to have some type of damage that voids its warranty (e.g. liquid damage, 'modded' OS, etc.), we may charge a nonrefundable damage fee at our discretion.

      • Depending on the extent of the damage, this fee may be up to the full retail price of the device.

      • You will not receive the damaged device back - we will dispose of it on your behalf.

    Our warranties expressly exclude certain categories of damages and uses of your phone. These exclusions, which we do not cover, include possible costs or damages for which you will not be reimbursed. These exclusions are as follows:

    • The limits of what we provide above relate to the device itself. We are not responsible for lost data or the time that you were without a device. We encourage you to back up your data regularly, as no one else will take responsibility for the restoration of any lost data. We are not responsible for any consequential damages, from the loss of your device, the loss of your data, or the time you were without your device.

    • We do not warrant any device for merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. These warranties are specifically disclaimed.

    Some jurisdictions require us to list our exclusions in VERY LARGE LETTERING, just so you know that this is really important stuff. So here it goes:

    EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN THIS WARRANTY AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, TING IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM ANY BREACH OF WARRANTY OR CONDITION, OR UNDER ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE; LOSS OF REVENUE; LOSS OF ACTUAL OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS (INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS ON CONTRACTS); LOSS OF THE USE OF MONEY; LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS; LOSS OF BUSINESS; LOSS OF OPPORTUNITY; LOSS OF GOODWILL; LOSS OF REPUTATION; LOSS OF, DAMAGE TO OR CORRUPTION OF DATA; OR ANY INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGE HOWSOEVER CAUSED INCLUDING THE REPLACEMENT OF EQUIPMENT AND PROPERTY, ANY COSTS OF RECOVERING, PROGRAMMING, OR REPRODUCING ANY PROGRAM OR DATA STORED OR USED WITH APPLE PRODUCTS AND ANY FAILURE TO MAINTAIN THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF DATA STORED ON THE PRODUCT. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION SHALL NOT APPLY TO DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS, OR ANY STATUTORY LIABILITY FOR INTENTIONAL AND GROSS NEGLIGENT ACTS AND/OR OMISSIONS. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

    We do not manufacture our Devices. The only warranties applicable to our Devices are those extended by the manufacturers. We have no liability, therefore, in connection with Devices or for manufacturers' acts or omissions.

    WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PROVIDED HEREUNDER OR ANY SOFTWARE USED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WARRANTY OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE, QUALITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, PERFORMANCE OR ACCURACY. We expressly disclaim any and all implied warranties. WE DO NOT PROMISE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED SERVICE AND DO NOT AUTHORIZE ANYONE TO MAKE WARRANTIES ON OUR BEHALF.

  • Design

    Dimensions

    5.62" x 2.87" x 0.38"

    Weight

    4.59 oz

    Display

    Screen

    5.0" IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

    Resolution

    720 x 1280

    Hardware

    Processor

    1.0 GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6735

    Storage

    8 GB built-in storage (up to an additional 64 GB with microSD) 1 GB RAM

    Battery

    2300 mAh

    Camera

    Front

    2 MP

    Rear

    5 MP

    Technology

    Data

    GSM: 3G / 4G LTE

    Frequency

    GSM: 1900 + 1700/2100

  • Description

    Who doesn't want an iPhone? They're cool. They look awesome, but they also cost around a grand for a new one. If you don't happen to have that kind of money laying around, but you still want a phone that looks just as cool, you've got two options. You can dig around online looking for an old used iPhone from a dodgy seller on eBay or you can pay less than $100 and buy a brand new BLU Studio J5.

    The screen is a modest 5 inches, which is slightly larger than the latest iPhone 7. The Studio J5 runs the Android operating system, of course. In this case, it's v6 Marshmallow, which was top of the line throughout 2016. It should handle just about any app you'd like to run, but you may notice performance issues when playing more graphically intensive games.

    The brain inside is a MediaTek 6735 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. LTE network access means you'll connect to the fastest speeds available. 

    The camera is not spectacular but it is serviceable. The primary camera has a middle-of-the-road 5 megapixels and the selfie side comes with 2 megapixels. How much detail do you really want anyway? That's what Instagram filters are for.

    Short version: If you want to live large like an iPhone owner but you don't want to support the lavish lifestyles of Apple executives, the BLU Studio J5 is one of the best bargains in the multiverse.

    Features

    Beefy battery

    2300 mAh lithium battery offering up to 26 hours of talk time.

    Apple-like

    Attractive design that's a ringer for the latest iPhone.

    Gets the job done

    Simple, no-nonsense phone with mid-level tech at a bargain-basement price point.