The Tecno Spark 9 is a budget smartphone that is expected to be released at the end of July. It boasts a 6.6-inch IPS LCD screen with a refresh rate of 90Hz, and runs on Android 12 and HIOS 8.6 OS. The device is powered by an Octa-Core Mediatek MT6765V/CB Helio G37 processor and comes in 3, 4 and 8GB RAM options with 64GB and 128GB storage options.
Tecno Spark 9 Price in Kenya and Key Specs
|Price in Kenya||KSh15,499|
|Display size||6.6 inches IPS LCD with 90Hz|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6765V/CB Helio G37 (12 nm)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Operating System||Android 12, HIOS 8.6|
|MicroSD Card Slot||microSDXC|
|Back Camera||13 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), AF|
|Front Camera||8 MP, (wide)|
|3.5mm headphone jack||YES|
|USB Port||USB Type-C 2.0|
|Battery capacity||5000 mAh Battery|
|Charging speed||10W wired|
|Available Colors||Infinity Black, Sky Mirror|
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Tecno Spark 9 Design and Display
The Tecno Spark 9 features a water drop notch at the front and a dual camera setup at the rear. The body of the device is made of plastic with a glass front, and features rounded edges and flat surfaces. The device has a thickness of 9mm, making it a bit bulkier than other smartphones on the market. However, its dimensions and 6.6-inch screen make it a suitable device for those who prefer larger screens.
The 6.6-inch display on the Tecno Spark 9 is made of IPS LCD with a refresh rate of 90Hz. The resolution is 720 x 1600 pixels with a 20:9 ratio and a density of 266 ppi. The display is not the brightest on the market, but it is suitable for content consumption and normal use that requires a smooth user interface.
Perfomance, Software and Storage
The Tecno Spark 9 comes in 3 variants in terms of memory space: 3GB RAM and 64GB internal memory, 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory, and 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory. This memory space is sufficient for efficient running of operations and storing of the users’ content. The device runs on the latest Android 12, HIOS 8.6 Operating System and is powered by a Mediatek MT6765V/CB Helio G37 chipset, supported by an Octa-core CPU and PowerVR GE8320. The device’s CPU is powerful and optimizes battery usage. However, it is not the best device for playing video games and serious gamers should consider a device with superior specifications.
Dual Camera Setup
The Tecno Spark 9 features a dual camera setup on the back, consisting of a 13 MP primary camera with a wide 27mm lens and an f/1.9 aperture. The camera also has autofocus and is accompanied by an unspecified secondary camera. The dual-LED flash, panorama, and HDR features to enhance the quality of the pictures taken. Users can also record 1080p videos at 30 frames per second.
On the front of the device is a single 8 MP selfie camera with a wide lens. This camera is equipped with an LED flash to enhance the quality of the pictures taken in low-light conditions. Users can also record videos with this camera.
5000mAh Li-po Battery
The device is powered by a 5,000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery. It does not come with a fast charger, but it can be purchased separately. The device has a normal Micro USB 2.0 port for charging and data transfer.
Should you buy the Tecno Spark 9?
Tecno Spark 9 is a budget smartphone that offers a large 6.6-inch display, and runs on the latest Android OS. It’s available in different variants of RAM and storage options, with a powerful Octa-Core processor. If this is what you are looking for a smartphone, we advice you to buy the phone only on gadgets Leo
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