Smartphones that pack heavy features without going heavy on your pocket are great. And, Trassion’s Tecno Pova range is one such among them. Recently, Tecno launched another great budget option in the Philippines market, adding a 3 edition to its P0va series. Tecno Pova 3 comes as a successor to the Pova 2.
Now, Just like its predecessor, the Pova 3 packs a massive chunky battery of 7,000mAh power paired with a 25W fast charging support. However, this is not all it has!
Tecno Pova 3: Price and availability
Since it’s a great budget option, Tecno Pova 3 won’t go harsh on your pocket. It is currently priced at PHP 8,999(roughly INR 13,350) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. The other 6GB RAM + 12GB storage options are priced at PHP 9,399(roughly INR 14,000).
Tecno Pova 3 unlike its successor, also offers three stunning colour options: Eco Black, Electric Blue, and Tech Silver. The phone can be purchased from all the authorized stores in the Philippines.
Tecno Pova 3: Features and specs
The Tecno Pova 3 comes all new design and specs. It features a distinct camera island at the back psired with a protruded strip going around from the top to the bottom. Tecno proudly calls it the “Energy bar” of the phone.
Coming to the general specs, the smartphone sports a massive 6.9-inch IPS LCD display paired with a 90Hz refresh rate. It also gives a Full HD+ resolution. Furthermore, it features a punch-hole panel, which Tecno calls the Dot-in display. A MediaTek Helio G88 octa-core SoC powers the device paired with two different storage options. The 4GB RAM comes 64GB storage option and the 6GB of RAM variant comes with 128GB of internal storage.
Coming to the optics, Tecno Pova 3 features a triple camera configuration on the back. It has a 50MP main lens and two 2MP auxiliary units. On the front, it features an 8MP selfie camera with a dual-flash feature.
Talking about the massive battery that Pova 3 features is amazing. It’s also one of the phone’s main highlights- its large 7000mAh battery. You can also consider this as one of the primary selling points for this one. Although it has such a massive battery, this is the same as the predecessor, however, with some improvements. What’s improved here is the enhanced charging speed. The predecessor supported an 18W fast charging support. This one, on the other hand, gets a 25W fast charging support. And interestingly, it is bundled with a 33W fast charger inside the box as well.
Tecno has also added features like a Super Power Saving mode and reverse charging. The phone supports 10W speed for wired reverse charging. The company claims that the phone can offer up to 50 hours of music playback, 20 hours of Youtube video playback, and up to 8 hours of gaming.
It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for added security. It has dual speakers with DTS audio support. The phone packs a graphite cooling system offering better thermals. Lastly, the phone boots on the Android 11 OS out of the box and has the following dimensions: 173.1 78.466 x 9.44mm.
Tecno Pova 3 India launch timeline
The phone’s India arrival is yet to be confirmed, but as per the leaks, it will hit the Indian smartphone market in the next month, officially. The phone could come under Rs. 15,000 in the country and will take on the likes of iQOO Z6, Poco M4 Pro, and Moto G52.