The Blu Vivo 5R was announced in September 2016 as a "refresh" of the Vivo 5. The Vivo 5R comes with a 5.5" 1080p display, a 13MP main rear camera, a Sony IMX258 sensor, and 8MP front selfie camera. It's powered by a MediaTek MT6753 SoC, with a 1.3GHz octa-core Cortex A53, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, and a microSD expansion slot. Other features include a fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C port, and a 3150mAh battery. The Blu Vivo 5R is available in Gun Metal Grey or White Gold, and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.