Tecno has come up with an entry-level smartphone called Spark Go 2021, which is an upgraded version of last year’s Spark Go 2020. It comes in a single RAM and storage configuration and is available in three colour options.
In terms of technical specifications, the Tecno Spark Go 2021 features a 6.52-inch HD+ (720×1,600 pixels) Dot Notch display with 20:9 aspect ratio and 480 nit peak brightness. It runs Android 10 (Go Edition). The phone is powered by quad-core MediaTek Helio A20 SoC with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.
Talking about cameras, the Tecno Spark Go 2021 comes packed with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens. Details for the secondary camera are unclear. At the front, the notch houses an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
The all- new Tecno smartphone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with no mention of fast charging. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner as well. Connectivity options on board include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, and more.
The Tecno Spark Go 2021 is priced at Rs 7,299 for the sole 2GB RAM + 32GB storage model, which comes in Galaxy Blue, Horizon Orange and Maldives Blue colour options. It will be available for purchase via Amazon from July 7 at 12pm (noon). The company has an introductory offer for the phone wherein it will be priced at Rs 6,699 at launch, till stocks last.
Arijeet Talapatra, CEO, Transsion India, said, “The Spark series has played a pivotal role in changing the trend in sub-8K smartphones with its strong play in the battery, display and camera departments at an unmatched price point. We are confident that Spark Go 2021 will continue Spark series’ stellar run and will keep this momentum going. As per Counterpoint reports, on the back of Spark series success, Tecno has consolidated its position among the elite ‘Top 5 smartphone brands’ club in the Rs 5,000-10,000 category.”