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Tecno Spark Youth

Tecno Spark Youth
Brand: Tecno
Category: Phones
  • Display 6 inch 720 x 1440 pixels HD+ display
  • Camera 8 MP Main/8 MP front
  • Storage 16 GB
  • RAM 1 GB
  • CPU Quad-core 1.3 Mediatek MT6580A
  • OS Android 8.1 (Oreo, Go Edition)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

Tecno Spark Youth Highlights and Overview

Tecno Spark Youth is the latest feature packed affordable smartphone from Tecno Mobility. As the name implies, the device is in many ways similar to the Tecno Spark 2 and the Spark 2 Plus. However, the built and design of the Spark Youth looks more appealing, bearing a vertically placed rear camera sensor, just like the recent Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air.

So aside the design, what is the key difference between the Tecno Spark 2 and the Spark Youth? Camera! The Tecno Spark Youth has just 8-megapixel back and front camera, as against the 13 and 8 megapixel back and front camera used in the Spark 2 mobile phone.

Specification wise, the Tecno Spark Youth comes with same 6.0 inch HD+ display, which has a 720 x 1440 screen resolutions. The device is powered by Mediatek MT6580 CPU, along with MALI-400MP2, 1GB RAM and a 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 64GB via SD card.

What’s more? Does the Tecno Spark Youth have 4G LTE network? No, the device does not have 4G LTE network. OK, but does the device have fingerprint scanner? O yes, the Spark Youth has a rear placed fingerprint scanner. It also comes with Face Identification using the front facing camera.

The Tecno Spark Youth is currently available in Black Midnight, Champagne Gold, Bordeaux Red, Blue City colors. The device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) out of the box, and is fuelled by a 3000mAh battery. Other key specifications and silent features of the Spark Youth are itemized in the specs table below.

Tecno Spark Youth Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 1900
4G Network Bands No Support for 4G LTE Network
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps


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Dimensions 156.95 mm x 76.6 mm x 8.1 mm
Weight 155 g (6.17 oz)
Build Premium Plastic
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2 (~76.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~268 ppi density)


Operating System Android Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
Chipset Mediatek MT6580 (28 nm)
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU Mali-400MP2


Card Slot Yes, up to 64 GB via microSD card


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8 MP, f/2.0, AutoFocus,
Camera Features Geo-tagging, panorama, f/2.0 aperture, HDR
Video Resolution 720p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel
Camera Features FaceID, Face Beautification
Video Resolution 720p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
FM Radio Yes


Battery Capacity Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 24 hours
Stand-by Up to 380 hours


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Tecno Spark Youth User Reviews and Opinions


  1. The phone so far has proven to be nice just got it.The battery with data on can last up to appromately 10hrs

  2. I do like the phone but the battery do not last up to one day and my camera do not clear don't know what to do

    1. I bought the phone two days ago and the camera is clear the best of my past phone maybe it is a fake version of the phone you bought

    1. I bought the phone it’s real good, but the only problem it’s the battery it’s does not last long as expected

  3. i want to buy the phone, what is the problem of the phone? Pls someone should tell me befor i will go wrong

  4. I bought the phone some weeks ago ,but am not enjoy the battery atall and the battery is removable
    Am not enjoy it atall.
    Can I return it back to any near by tecno office .

    1. It’s the phone manufacturer that disabled the OTG feature.
      So just download ES file explorer and use it when ever you want to work on files on your OTG cable

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