Tecno Pova Neo Tipped to Launch Next Week, to Feature Slightly Altered Specifications

The entry-level Tecno Pova Neo was launched last month in Nigeria.


Tecno is gearing up to launch a new handset in the Pova series lineup in the Indian market. To recall, the entry-level Tecno handset was announced last month in Nigeria. Tecno India has started teasing the launch of the upcoming Tecno Pova Neo. Tecno India took to social media channels to share the first teaser. Take a look at the teaser below,

Tecno India hasn’t revealed the launch date for the upcoming Pova Neo. However, a report by GizNext claims that the device will launch next week in India. The report further claims that the Indian variant of the Pova Neo won’t be exactly the same as the Global variant. The report suggests that Tecno will launch the handset with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

This is in line with the previous leak which had revealed the promotional poster for the upcoming poster. To recall, the leaked poster had suggested that Tecno might bundle a pair of earbuds worth Rs 1,499 as a freebie with the Pova Neo in the Indian market.

Tecno Pova Neo Specifications, Features, and Price

The Pova Neo from Tecno features a 6.82-inch HD+ display with a 120Hz touch sampling rate and a 720 × 1640 resolution. The display comes with a waterdrop notch that houses the front selfie shooter.

The handset packs an octa-core MediaTek Helio G25 processor under the hood. It is an entry-level processor and comes coupled with PowerVR GE8320 GPU. Several other entry-level handsets such as Redmi 9A, Infinix Smart 5, and Nokia G10, make use of the same chipset.

The Pova Neo comes with a dual-rear camera setup and a quad flash setup. The primary shooter on the smartphone is a 13MP sensor that gets accompanied by an AI lens. There is an 8MP shooter with dual front flashes for selfies and video calls.

Powering the Pova Neo is a 6,000mAh battery unit that supports 18W fast charging. It handset comes with a Type-C charging port, a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, a dedicated micro-SD card slot, and a 3.5mm audio jack. the handset retails in three colour variants – Obsidian, Geek blue, and Powehi. It measures 171.39 × 77.25 × 9.1mm.

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