Tecno has launched a new smartphone under its Pova-Series in India, namely Tecno Pova 2. It comes with a massive 7000 mAh Battery with 18W Fast charging support.
The smartphone features an octa-core Mediatek Helio G85 Processor coupled with Mali G52 GPU, has a 48MP Quad-rear camera setup, and a center-punch hole display.
Let’s see the full specifications, price, and availability of the Tecno Pova 2.
Tecno Pova 2 Specifications
This smartphone features a 6.9-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display with 2460×1080 pixels resolution, 60Hz Refresh Rate, and 180Hz Touch Sampling Rate. The display further has a pixel density of 386 PPI, 90% Screen-to-body ratio, and 480 nits Peak Brightness.
The device is powered by an octa-core Mediatek Helio G85 Processor coupled with Arm Mali-G52 MC2 GPU. It comes with up to 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of eMMC 5.1 Storage. There is a dedicated MicroSD slot for storage expansion.
Pova 2 also has built-in ‘HyperEngine Game Technology’ that is claimed to give the smartphone high-end graphic crunching, making it appropriate even for heavy gaming.
The handset features a 48MP Quad rear camera setup with an LED Flash. The cameras consist of a 48MP primary lens with f/1.79 aperture, a 2MP depth lens, a 2MP macro lens, and an AI lens. There is an 8MP selfie camera lens in the punch-hole design with an f/2.0 aperture. The selfie camera features up to 2x zoom and up to 2K video recording.
- 6.9-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display
- 60Hz Refresh Rate, 180Hz Touch Sampling Rate
- Mediatek Helio G85 Processor
- 48MP Quad Rear Camera
- 8MP Selfie Camera
- 7000 mAh Battery
- 18W Fast Charging
- 2+1 microSD slot
- Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
- HiOS 7.6 Based on Android 11
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a USB Type-C for charging. There is also a 3.5 mm Headphone Jack. Sensors on the device include G-sensor, Ambient Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Electronic compass, and Gyroscope.
There is a Side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The device also has Game Space 2.0, Game Voice Changer, and System Turbo 2.0 to aid gaming on the smartphone.
The handset packs a 7000 mAh Battery with 18W Fast Charging support. It carries a weight of 230 grams and measures 173.32 x 78.78 x 9.62 mm (height, width, and depth respectively). Further, it runs on Android 11-based HiOS 7.6 skin out of the box.
Price and Availability in India
This smartphone launched in two different variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB Storage, and 6GB RAM + 128GB Storage. The 4GB+64GB model is priced at Rs 10,999, and the high-end 6GB+128GB model is priced at Rs 12,999. It comes in three color options – Polar Silver, Energy Blue, and Dazzle Black.
The first sale of the device starts from 5th August Amazon and will also be available on offline retail stores. As an introductory offer, there is a Rs 500 Instant discount. Hence, Tecno Pova 2 will be available for Rs 10,499 and Rs 12,499 respectively for a limited period of time.
|Display||6.9-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display|
|Refresh Rate||60Hz Refresh Rate|
|Touch Sampling Rate||180Hz Touch Sampling Rate|
|Resolution||2460 x 1080 pixels|
|Brightness||480 nits Peak Brightness|
|Screen-to-body ratio||~ 90% Screen-to-body ratio|
|Pixel Density||386 PPI|
|Color Depth||8-bit color depth|
|Processor||Mediatek Helio G85 Processor|
(Arm Mali-G52 MC2 GPU)
|Rear Camera||48MP primary lens f/1.79 aperture|
2MP depth lens
2MP macro lens
|Rear LED Flash||Yes|
|Front Camera||8MP Selfie Camera|
|Battery||7000 mAh Battery|
|Charging||18W Fast Charging|
|SIM Slot||Dedicated Slot (2+1 microSD)|
|Fingerprint||Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner|
|Operating System||HiOS 7.6 Based on Android 11|
|Sensors||G-sensor, Ambient Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Electronic compass, Gyroscope|
|RAM||4GB/6GB LPDDR4x RAM|
|ROM (or Storage)||64GB/128GB eMMC 5.1 Storage|
|Colors||Polar Silver, Energy Blue, and Dazzle Black|
|Launch Price||4GB+64GB – Rs 10,999|
6GB+128GB – Rs 12,999