Tecno has launched a new budget 5G smartphone in India. The company has unveiled the Tecno Pova 5G officially. The new 5G smartphone comes with a Dimensity 900 SoC, which is also confirmed to feature in the upcoming Infinix Zero X 5G. The device comes with a triple-camera setup on the back. The rear panel, which is made out of plastic, has a dual-tone finish.
It comes in a single storage configuration with the option to expand the memory via a microSD card. Let’s take a look at the Tecno Pova 5G price in India, specifications, features and other details.
Tecno Pova 5G price in India
Tecno has launched the Pova 5G in a single storage configuration in India. The phone has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It comes with an introductory price of Rs 19,999. The phone comes in an Aether Black colour and goes on sale starting February 14.
Specifications and features
The new Tecno smartphone comes with a massive 6.9-inch display that has a Full HD+ resolution of 1080*2460 pixels. The IPS LCD panel has a hole-punch cutout at the top centre, which Tecno calls a “Dot-in Display”. The screen supports a 120Hz refresh rate as well.
The phone measures 172.82 x 78.24 x 9.07mm. The tall form factor allows Tecno to pack a beefy 6000 mAh battery in the device. It comes with an 18W fast charger in the box. The phone also comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 900 SoC under the hood. The Octa-core chipset is based on a 6nm process. It has 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. The device comes with support for 3GB of virtual RAM, which is borrowed from the 128GB ROM whenever required.
The device comes with a triple-camera setup on the back. There is a 50MP main camera sensor. Tecno has not revealed the sensor type or any other details. The phone also has a 2MP macro camera and an AI lens along with a quad-flash module. For selfies and video calls, the Tecno smartphone has a 16MP front camera sensor. The front camera also comes with dual-flash support.
For biometric authentication, there is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and AI face unlock. The phone supports 5G, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS/ A-GPS, etc. It also comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack. The device runs Android 11-based HiOS out of the box.