In a fast-paced world where technology dictates most things, smartphones have become the must-have tool to enjoy the conveniences of the digital era.And TECNO is making it affordable for everyone.
TECNO POP series, designed to be an affordable entry-level smartphone series, has launched TECNO POP 3 Plus.
TECNO has a reputation for quality phones, however, let’s take a look at what the Tecno POP 3 plus has to offer.
TECNO POP 3 Plus- What it packs in brief:
- 6.52-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1600 Pixels
- Android 9 with HiOS.
- Mediatek MT6580, Quad-core 2.0GHz
- 16GB built-in storage, 1GB RAM
- 8MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera.
- Fingerprint sensor and Face ID
4000mAh non-removable battery
Design and Display
The TECNO POP 3 Plus rocks a stylish gradient design that comes in various colours such as Hillier Purple,
Vacation Blue and Midnight Black.
The back is a fingerprint magnet and TECNO offers a back cover to protect against scratches. the phone is relatively slimmer for easier grip and one-hande
usage so you won’t strain that much when using the phone. There is also a dual led flash and at the bottom left is the vertically printed TECNO brand logo.
Going to the front, the handset features a HD 720 x 1600 resolution screen with a dot notch which houses the selfie camera.
The volume rocker and power button are placed well close to where your thumb naturally rests for easier use. On the left, you get slots for dual nano-Sim cards and expandable storage.
TECNO POP 3 Plus Camera
TECNO POP 3 Plus comes with an 8MP AI front-facing camera with Flash
which is capable of taking crystal clear and sharp selfies. The camera modes you can play with include video, AI Cam, bokeh, beauty and portraits or selfies. At the back of the device is an 8MP camera that comes with a bright dual-LED Flashlight.
TECNO POP 3 Plus features 4G LTE connectivity and supports the major telecommunication networks in Nigeria, Including MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel and Glo Mobile.
This device comes with a non-removable 4,000mAh battery capacity.For heavy users, it can pull a day and leave you with some charge at the end of the day to scroll through Facebook or watch a couple of Facebook videos before calling it a night and plugging it in to juice up.
Hardware and Software
TECNO POP 3 Plus runs on Android 9.0 Pie based on HiOS 5.5. It is powered by a MediaTek 2.0GHz quad-core processor.
It has a 1GB RAM and a 16GB internal memory which can be expanded up to 128GB via the SD card slot.
TECNO POP 3 Plus Price and Availability
The price for this device has not yet been revealed but it should retail for
N30,000 to N36,000.
TECNO POP 3 Plus Complete Specifications
- Dimension: 166.7 x 75.8 x 84 mm
- Material: Plastic
- Weight: N/A
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.52-inch
- Screen Resolution: 18:9, 720 x 1600 pixels,
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 9 Pie, HiOS 5.5
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6580, Quad-core 2.0GHz
- RAM: 1GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
- Primary: 8MP – LED flash
- Secondary: 58MP – Dual LED flash
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: Yes, MicroUSB
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: –
- GPS: Yes
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity:4,000mAh Non-removable
- Type: Li-Ion
- Fast Charging: No
- OTG Support: Yes