Previously announced in the global market, Shenzhen-based smartphone maker Tecno has officially introduced the Tecno POVA Smartphone in India with a 6.8-inch HD+ Dot-in display, quad-rear cameras, and powered by MediaTek Helio G80 processor.
The global version of the TECNO POVA was previously announced and it is slightly different from the new Indian version. The only major difference is the camera and memory configurations.
TECNO’s new POVA series is the company’s lineup featuring affordable Smartphones with outstanding specifications and features of course. The new Smartphone comes with a unique gradient gaming rear design that looks like textures.
On the front display is a 6.8-inch IPS HD+ LCD 20.5:9 Dot-in display with up to 480 nits brightness, and 720 pixels screen resolution. It boasts of a 90.4% screen-to-body ratio with an in-screen camera cutout.
It sports a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, with 171.23 x 77.57 x 9.4mm dimension, weighs 215.5g, sports a 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio and it comes in Speed Purple, Dazzle Black, and Magic Blue colors options.
Around the back is a quad-camera setup, consisting of a primary 16-megapixels with f/1.85 aperture, and supported by 2-megapixels 4cm macro, 2-megapixels depth sensor, and AI Lens with Quad-LED flash support.
Inside the hole-punch camera, the cutout is an 8-megapixels front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, and support for dual-LED flash. The features include AI Selfie Camera, AI Beauty, Wide Selfie, Night Portrait, AI HDR, and AR Shot, among others.
TECNO POVA is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G80 12nm processor with Dual 2GHz Cortex-A75 + Hexa 1.8GHz 6x Cortex-A55 CPUs with up to 950MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU.
It arrives in two major variants, there is the 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage and you can expand the memory up to 256GB using a dedicated MicroSD card slot. It uses LPDDR4x RAM.
The POVA is fueled by a 6000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging via a dedicated MicroUSB port. The software front is covered by Android 10 with Tecno’s own HiOS 7.0 on top. It arrives with connectivity features, such as Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, and GPS.
The Tecno POVA 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version costs Rs. 9,999 ($135) while the 6GB RAM / 128GB variant goes for Rs. 11,999 ($163). Where the phone sales will begin at 12 noon on December 11.