Rumour: TECNO’s coming new smartphones are for social media lovers

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“Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.” – John Jakes The level of consistency the above quote preaches would surely be one which mobile phone giant TECNO is running with. Fresh off its Camon CX Manchester City Limited edition launch mid-July, the rumour mill is at it again that a new smartphone series from the brand would be hitting the market in the coming weeks, and will be an exhibitionist smartphone targeted at…

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Rumor: Tecno Camon C10 might have FOUR cameras!

Tecno Camon C10

Ever since their entrance in the smartphone industry, Tecno has always had something new and exciting up their sleeves. Last year saw the launch of two of their most popular devices in Nigeria so far, the Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 plus. It looks like they are not resting on their laurels, however. Right now there are a series of concept images for what could become the next Tecno flagship device, the Tecno Camon C10. Tecno is taking a break from their custom of releasing four flagship devices per year.…

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With TECNO and Infinix, Cheap is Better

TECNO and Infinix

I hope some Nigerians will agree with me when I say that many Nigerians like cheap products. If the word cheap sounds offensive, let me put it this way: Nigerians like affordable products with the best possible quality. Many a time, we sacrifice quality for quantity. But a handful of smartphone brands have shown us that cheap is not always bad. With them, cheap is better. A quick caveat: there is an exception to every rule, so don’t eat my head if you are not one of the rest of…

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TECNO W5 Lite Specifications & Features


After launching the TECNO W5 late last year, the TECNO W5 Lite is a follow up, though with some features stripped off. On this one, there’s no fingerprint sensor, no 4G LTE, and the selfie camera is reduced to 2MP. Read on for the full list of specifications: The TECNO W5 Lite Specs Technology GSM: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 3G: HSDPA 900 /1900/ 2100 4G: No SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by) OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow Design Dimensions: 153.2 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm Weight:…

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TECNO Releases Flagship Pad, WinPad 2, In Nigeria

TECNO WinPad 2

After the global launch of its flagship mobile phone in Dubai, TECNO, one of the international mobile giants, is taking another big step in the pad market by launching its flagship pad, WinPad 2, in Nigeria. A new generation product solution Understanding the big demands for mobile computing, TECNO WinPad 2 was launched to fill this market gap. It is particularly suitable for senior executives, young professionals and colleague students. As the latest flagship pad by TECNO, WinPad 2 solves a series of common problems found in traditional laptops. These problems…

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Comparison: TECNO Phantom 6 versus Phantom 6 Plus

TECNO Phantom 6 and 6 Plus

Some confusion was inevitable after TECNO’s decision to release two flagships this year instead of one. I’m sure by now there are people who are wondering what the differences between the Phantom 6 Plus and the Phantom 6 are. In this post, I highlight the differences, one 2016 TECNO Android phone flagship against another. The two devices are similar in many ways. Each is a TECNO Android phone, with both running Android 6 Marshmallow and TECNo’s custom user interface, HiOS. Both have a metal unibody. They are both 4G LTE…

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The story of TECNO Telecom and its rise in Africa


This is a historical timeline of how TECNO Telecom, a Chinese mobile phone company, began and rose to become Africa’s smartphone giant. The company was established in July 2006 in Hong Kong with its first research and development center in Shanghai, China. Initially, TECNO focused its business on the South Asia market. However, following market research conducted in South East Asia, Africa and Latin America, the company found that Africa was the most profitable region. As a result, in 2008 it stopped making business in Asia to exclusively focus on…

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Image and specs leak : TECNO Camon C7

TECNO Camon C7

After all the serious campaign for the TECNO Camon C9, it seems the company had another device lurking in the shadows or probably waiting to be released. New images and spec sheets have surfaced on the internet showing a certain TECNO Camon C7. Here is a press photo of the new kid: TECNO Camon C7 Key Specs As for specs, here’s what we learnt about this device: Android 6.0 Marshmallow 5.0″ 720p IPS display 1.3 GHz Quad-Core MTK chip 13 MP Front Camera with Flash 13 MP Back Camera with…

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TECNO W3 Specifications & Features


TECNO W3 is an entry-level 3G dual-SIM smartphone running Android 6 Marshmallow. It is perfect for people who are on a budget. Technology GSM: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 3G: HSDPA 900 /1900/ 2100 SIM Type: Dual-SIM (micro SIM, dual standby) OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow Design Dimensions: 143 x 72 x 8.65 mm Weight: Display: 5-inch, 480 x 854 pixels (197 PPI), IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity and Compass Hardware Processor Type: Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 Processor Name: Mediatek Graphics Processor: RAM: 1 GB Internal…

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TECNO DroiPad 8D review: Yay or Nay?

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Mister Mo’s DroiPad 8D review is here! We have had this beautiful tablet at Mobility Towers for a number of weeks now. Can you depend on it? Does it have any quirks and failings? Questions. Questions. Relax and let me break it all down to you in a language you can understand. First, the TECNO DroiPad is beautiful. It has a metal unibody with a very polished feel. The 8-inch display has a smooth, lush feel too. Our review unit is white. You will like it. Of course, being a…

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