Tecno has launched its Tecno Spark 9 as an affordable smartphone with 11GB RAM in India. The smartphone’s key specifications and features were revealed officially by the company a few days back. The handset comes loaded with MediaTek’s Helio G37 chipset, a high refresh rate display and boots Android 12 out of the box. Tecno has priced the smartphone starting at Rs 8,499 in India and the phone would go on sale beginning July 23 in the country. Let’s take a closer look at the Tecno Spark 9, its specifications, features, pricing and everything we know so far.
Tecno Spark 9 Price in India, Availability
The Tecno Spark 9 has been unveiled in three RAM + storage variants in the nation. The device costs Rs 8,499 for the 4GB + 64GB option, and Rs 9,499 for the variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Tecno has not revealed the pricing for the 3GB + 64GB configuration. Note that the pricing mentioned is for a limited time period and may go up in the future. The phone will be available in two colours: Infinity Black and Sky Mirror. Customers interested in purchasing the smartphone can do so on Amazon commencing July 23.
Tecno Spark 9 Specifications
The newly arrived Tecno Spark 9 is built around a 6.6-inch HD+ LCD display with a fast 90Hz refresh rate, and 180Hz touch sampling rate. On the front, the phone utilizes a waterdrop notch to house the 8MP selfie camera. Fueling the smartphone is an octa-core MediaTek Helio G37 processor paired with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. Users will be able to utilize the phone’s virtual RAM capabilities, extending the RAM by up to 5GB using onboard internal memory. It should be noted that the RAM extension option may not be accessible out of the box and may be enabled later via an OTA update (over-the-air update).
The Spark 9 runs Android 12-based HiOS 8.6 and has a 5,000 mAh battery. There’s a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and two cameras on the rear. The smartphone’s primary camera is a 13MP shooter with AI capabilities. Tecno says that the phone’s speakers are powered by DTS and the phone is made in India. The handset also has a dedicated microSD card slot for further memory expansion. Connectivity options on the phone include dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. GPS, GNSS, Galileo, Beidou, and 4G LTE.