TECNO Pouvoir 2 has been announced by the company on its official website. This is an update to the Pouvoir 1 budget smartphone that was released two months ago by the company.
The new device has the trending Face ID feature, bezel-less display and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. Just like its predecessor, it packs a massive 5000mAh battery that promises up to 96 hours on normal usage. Let’s find out more.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Key Specs and Features
- 6-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
- Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB RAM
- Octa-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6737
- 16GB built-in storage, upgradeable up to 128GB
- 13MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
- 5000mAh non-removable Li-Ion Battery
Tecno is beginning to love Metal, the Pouvoir 2 sports the exquisite and attractive Metal design on the latest Camon smartphones. With dual antenna lines which brings out the beauty really nicely, it’s curved sides and edges fits perfectly into your hands.
At the top middle, the rear features align in a vertical position, the rear camera sits on top, followed by the LED flash before the fingerprint scanner. It measures 8.5mm in thickness and weighs over 200g, because of the battery capacity. It’s available in City Blue, Midnight Black and Champagne Gold.
This an upgrade from the Pouvoir 1, the new device ships with the current trend and sports the trending bezel-less display. The full view display on the Pouvoir 2 will bring out your movies and games pretty nicely. No narrow bezels in sight on the front as well.
The 6-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen displays stunning visuals for its price. Boasting of 720 x 1440 pixels and 269 pixels per inch density, offering nice visuals. The screen stretches up to 76.3% screen-to-body ratio and dishes out an 18:9 aspect ratio.
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
Working underneath is the MediaTek MT6737. A quad-core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The quad-core processor reaches a standard speed of 1.3GHz with 28nm process technology. The ARM Mali-T720 MP2 graphics processor clocks at 650MHz.
Multitask through light apps with the 2GB RAM space available, it has a memory speed of 733MHz as well. For storage, 16GB space is available and you can upgrade up to 128GB using a memory card. The TECNO Pouvoir 2 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with HiOS skin.
The 13MP rear camera comes with a dual-LED flash and other features to capture stunning photographs even in low light environments. While the 8MP selfie camera comes with front LED, supports Face ID and takes cute selfies.
The TECNO Pouvoir 2 is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 5000mAh battery with no fast charging technology.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Price & Availability
Tecno Pouvoir 2 is available on shopping stores, starting from $119 to $149, that’s about N40,000 – N42,000 in Nigeria
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Full specifications
- Announced: May 2018
- Status: Available. May 2018
- Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
- 3G Support: 850/1700/1900/2100
- 4G Support: LTE
- Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano)
- Dual SIM Support: Yes
- Material Type: Metal frame
- Dimensions: 159.8 x 76.8 x 8.5 mm
- Colour: City Blue, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold
- Weight: 202g
- Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6-inch
- Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
- Pixel Density: 269ppi
- Screen to Body Ratio: 76.3%
- Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Processor: Octa-core 2.2GHz
- Chipset type: MediaTek MT6737
- Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-T720 MP2
- Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 128GB
- Internal storage: 16GB
- RAM: 2GB
- Back Camera: 13MP
- Front Camera: 8MP
- Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
- Front Flash: Yes
- Wifi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: (Rear)
- Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope
- USB: Yes
- GPS: Yes
- 3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
- Capacity: 5000mAh
- Type: Li-Ion
- Standby Time: N/A
- Talktime: N/A
- Fast Charging: No