Tecno Phones Amazing Specs, Features and Prices
Tecno Phones since its launch in Africa has steadily overcome competition from big players like Nokia and Samsung to emerge as the leading mobile phone manufacturer in the continent with strong presence in countries like Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa. There were numerous barriers in its way, most prominent being the initial speculation and doubts circulating about the durability of the company and its products. Some even wrote it off as a “Chinese” rip off providing cheap quality phones in the local market. But the company answered its critics in the best possible manner by coming out with a wide array of high end smart phones that were extremely affordable in price without compromising on the quality aspect.
Its wide array of product portfolio includes both feature rich phones as well as the highly successful smart phone segment. We would discuss some of the premier models of Tecno Phones amazing specs, features and prices that are currently a huge rage in the market.
Tecno Phones Amazing Specifications, Characteristics and Prices
The Phantom-A-Plus boasting of a 5.0’’ TFT capacitive display screen available in black and white colour and is priced reasonably at around 220 – 250 USD in the international market.
v Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) version
v 1GHz Quad-core processor and 1 GB RAM.
v 4 GB internal memory extendable up to 32 GB.
v 8 megapixels primary camera and 1.2 MP secondary camera
v 2100 mAh Battery ensures a talk time capacity of nearly 8 Hrs and a stand by capacity of nearly 400 Hrs.
The N7 is one of the major success stories of the Tecno Phones and built on the success of the N3. Its 5’’ TFT capacitive display screen comes with dual sim functionality and its price is similar to that of the Phantom-A-Plus at approximately 230 USD and roughly at 28,000 – 33,000 Naira.
v Android v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
v 1GHz Quad-core processor and 512 MB of RAM.
v 4GB internal memory with provision of extension up to 32 GB. The company provides a 8 GB SD card free with the device.
v 5MP camera with LED flash and 0.3 MP front-facing VGA camera
v 2300 mAh Li-Ion battery ensures long hours of battery life.
It is one of the newest entrants in the low end pocket friendly smartphone segment and boasts of amazing specs, features and prices which has virtually taken the African phone market by storm. Priced at a very reasonable 100 – 110 USD, the Tecno L3 has a 3.5’’ TFT capacitive display screen and has the following specifications.
v Android v4.1.1(Jelly Bean) OS
v 1Ghz single-core Cortex A9 processor and 512 MB of RAM
v 4GB internal memory of which 2 GB is available for the users.
v 3MP fixed focus camera with LED flash and a 0.3 MP front-facing VGA camera.
v 2400 mAh battery ensures 10 days stand by time and nearly 9 hours talk time
Equipped with a physical QWERTY keyboard, the Tecno Q1 is another base end smart phone with dual sim functionality and is priced between 16,500 – 18,500 Naira. Its competitive pricing and contemporary looks makes it a huge hit among the youth. Its major specifications are:
v Android 4.04 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
v 1GHz dual-core processor and 512 MB of RAM
v 5MP Primary Camera with flash
v 1750 mAH battery helps maintain a standby time of nearly 250 hrs and talk time of 13 – 14 hrs depending upon the type of call.
It is one of the most popular low-end bar smart phones which comes with dual sim functionality as all the other phone models in this segment. While it may not be considered as a business phone, it can be a perfect first phone owing to its attractive price of approximately 13000 – 14500 Naira.
v Android 2.3.5 (Gingerbread) OS
v 1 GHz processor with 256 MB RAM
v 3 MP primary camera with LED flash and a 0.3 MP secondary camera
v 512 MB internal memory and comes with a free 8 GB micro SD card.
v 1500 mAH battery allows up to 11 hrs of calls and 225 hrs of standby time.
As they say – “Small things matter the most”. That is what the company has done with its products since its initiation. It has taken care of the tiniest of details about the preferences and choices of the customers while designing, pricing and marketing their products and consequently the results are there for everybody to see. Sales have zoomed off and have reached meteoric heights within such a short span. Naturally it has assumed the mantle of a company which is aware of the pulse of the market, sometimes new players take decades to master. No one can say with certainty where Tecno Phones will end up by the turn of the next decade but one thing is certain that they have given all their competitors a real run for their money.