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Tecno POP 8 budget phone with 90Hz display and a 5000mAh battery announced

Tecno has announced the POP 8, the latest addition to its budget-friendly smartphone lineup. The POP 8 is a successor to the POP 7, and it comes with a number of notable improvements, including a 90Hz display, and a more powerful chipset.

Tecno POP 8 budget phone with 90Hz display and a 5000mAh battery announced Tecno POP 8 Mystery White and Alpenglow Gold color
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The POP 8 features a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 1612 pixels and a refresh rate of 90Hz. The 90Hz refresh rate makes the display look and feel smoother, especially when scrolling through web pages, playing games, and watching videos.

The POP 8 is powered by the Unisoc Tiger T606 octa-core chipset, which is paired with 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of storage. The storage can be further expanded using a microSD card.

The POP 8 has a dual camera setup on the back, consisting of a 13-megapixel main sensor and a QVGA AI depth sensor. On the front, the phone has an 8-megapixel selfie camera.

Tecno POP 8 budget phone with 90Hz display and a 5000mAh battery announced Tecno POP 8 Magic Skin and Gravity Black color
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The POP 8 is backed by a 5000mAh battery with support for 10W fast charging. The phone also has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and supports Bluetooth 5.0. It runs on Android 13 (Go edition).

Key Specification of Tecno’s POP 8

  • 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate
  • Unisoc Tiger T606 octa-core chipset
  • 3GB or 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB of storage
  • Dual camera setup on the back (13MP main sensor + QVGA AI depth sensor)
  • 8MP selfie camera
  • 5000mAh battery with support for 10W fast charging
  • Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Android 13 (Go edition)
Tecno POP 8 budget phone with 90Hz display and a 5000mAh battery announced Tecno Pop 8 color options
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Pricing and availability

The Tecno POP 8 is available in four colors: Mystery White, Alpenglow Gold, Magic Skin, and Gravity Black. The phone starts at around $100 for the 3GB + 64GB model. The device will be available across Africa and the Asian market starting November, 2023.

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Stephen Ekpa

Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. He has been in the tech space for over 6 years helping mobile technology users to understand more about their very own devices. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of a pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones.

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