TECNO Spark Youth (KA6): Android 8.1 Oreo phone, released March 2019, 6″ display, fingerprint reader, 16GB memory, 3000mAh battery. Price range: Below ₦30,000. Find out whether or not you should buy this phone.

TECNO Spark Youth

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TECNO Spark Youth (KA6) Quick Specs: Android 8.1 Oreo smartphone, released March 2019, features a 6-inch display, fingerprint reader, Mediatek MT6580A chipset, 8 MP selfie camera, 8 MP rear camera, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory, and a 3000 mAh battery. Price range: below N30,000.

The Spark Youth is also known by the codename, KA6, Our job here is to help you make a buying decision. So, have a look at the specs below, then skip on to the frequently asked questions section, and finally our buyer’s guide.

TECNO Spark Youth (KA6) Specs and Features

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 1900 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: No.
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) + HiOS.

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 156.95 x 76.8 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: g
  • Display: 6.2 inches, 720 x 1440 pixels,19:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD curved glass screen
  • Colours: Noir Black. Champagne Gold. Blue. Bordeaux Red.
  • Physical Build: Plastic.
TECNO Spark Youth specs, features, and price
TECNO Spark Youth (KA6) specs, features, and price

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 1.3 GHz Quad-core.
  • Processor Name: Mediatek MT6580A
  • Graphics Processor: ‎Mali-400 MP2
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 8 MP, f1.8 Aperture, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 8 MP, Face Recognition, 720p@30fps video capture.

TECNO Spark Youth camera

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.


  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: Yes.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: No.
  • Infra-red Senor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • USB: microUSB v2.0.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 3000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 5V/1A Regular Charging
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Announced: March 2019
  • Market Availability: March 2019

TECNO Spark Youth Price and Availability

So, how much is TECNO Spark Youth and where is it available?

  • Country Availability: Nigeria. Morocco.
  • Launch Price: In Nigeria, the price of the KA6 at launch was 30,500, which makes it slightly less expensive than the Spark 3. It is available for purchase from Slot, and possibly a handful of other online and offline mobile phone retailers.

Chances are that you can also find it to buy in some other countries where TECNO Mobile has operations.

TECNO Spark Youth / KA6

Frequently Asked Questions about TECNO SPARK Youth

Is TECNO Spark Youth a 4G phone?

No; the SPARK Youth is not a 4G phone. The fastest Internet technology available to it is 3G.

How much is TECNO Spark Youth in Nigeria?

It originally cost 30,500 in Nigeria, but the price of the Spark Youth has dropped to as low as ₦24,500 as at December 2019.

TECNO Spark Youth Review Rating

We are yet to review the TECNO Spark Youth and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

The specs of the Spark Youth are fairly decent for the price. You will find similar specs from competing devices in the market. But for the same price, you can get the itel S15 Pro, which adds 4G LTE Internet, has 2GB RAM and 32GB storage, and has a more modern design with a waterdrop notch (if you like notches).

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is recommendation that we make based on our evaluation the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and information on this page about the TECNO Spark 4 are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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  1. I like that Tecno Spark Youth Pls I just want to make an enquiry. Is it possible to swap Tecno T528 with Tecno Spark Youth. I will add money on top of it. Pls if yes Hw much can I add?. I need the reply through My email or text message here is my No. 08057725655 email. ibrahimmuhammed113@gmail.com. My location is OJOTA, LAGOS STATE. NIGERIA

  2. pls can I swap Tecno Tab 8 inches (H8) and collect the spark spark 4 or pouvior 3 plus ,and how much can I add. here is my number 08038219614 am in ekiti.Thanks pls reply me now

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