TECNO Pova Neo: A Mid-Range Phone With a 6,000mah Battery

In this article, we review the price, specifications, and reasons to buy the Tecno Pova Neo, which has been introduced as an entry-level smartphone in Nigeria.

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KAMPALA | LIFESTYLE UGANDA ( — The Tecno Pova Neo Android smartphone has been released in Nigeria as an entry-level handset. Available in three different colors, the phone includes dual rear cameras, the primary of which is a 13-megapixel sensor.

  • The Pova Neo is an entry-level smartphone that has just been launched in Nigeria.
  • The phone is a successor to the Tecno Pova 2, which was announced in June.
  • In Nigeria , Tecno doesn’t mention the price or availability details of the Pova Neo.
  • The device is available for purchase on JUMIA for NGN 75,500 (roughly UGX 629,540).
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Tecno Pova Neo has a 120Hz refresh rate display and comes with a 6,000mAh battery with fast charging support. The smartphone battery is said to have a talk time of 40 hours and a music playback time of 24 hours.

This phone is the successor to the Tecno Pova 2 that was launched in June.

A Tecno Pova Neo device can be purchased in Nigeria from for NGN 75,500 (roughly UGX 629,540). No details are available on the official website of Tecno in Nigeria.


This smartphone comes in a single 4GB + 64GB storage configuration, it’s available in Geek blue, Obsidian, and Powehi colors, and it runs Android 11 with HiOS 7.6 on top.

At this time, there are no details about the official launch and price of the Tecno Pova Neo in Uganda and other global markets.

Tecno’s latest smartphone comes with a 6.8-inch HD+ resolution (720×1,640 pixels) display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 84.8% screen-to-body ratio, and a pixel density of 262 PPI. Its display has a hole punch for the selfie camera.

This new Tecno handset is equipped with an unknown octa-core MediaTek chipset, along with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

Detailed specifications of the Pova Neo

As for the Tecno Pova Neo’s optics, it has a dual-camera setup with quad flash, which is backed up by a 13-megapixel primary sensor. As for selfies, it has an 8-megapixel sensor with dual flash on the front.

On the Pova Neo, you can find Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, GPRS, FM radio, and OTG. There are also sensors such as a g-sensor, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor, as well as a fingerprint scanner.

The Pova Neo is powered by a massive 6,000mAh battery. The device has also been designed to support 18W fast charging.

According to the manufacturer, the battery offers up to 24 hours of music playback time, up to 20 hours of video playback time, and up to 40 hours of talking time.

Additionally, Tecno Pova Neo can run Clash of Clans for up to 3 hours with just a 15-minute charge, It measures 171.39×77.25×9.15mm.

Full Tecno Pova Neo specifications

NETWORK Technology
BODY Dimensions – 171.4 x 77.3 x 9.1 mm (6.75 x 3.04 x 0.36 in)
Weight – Unkown
Build – Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
SIM – Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type – IPS LCD, 120Hz
Size – 6.8 inches, 109.8 cm2 (~82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution – 720 x 1640 pixels (~263 ppi density)
PLATFORM OS – Android 11, HIOS 7.6
Chipset – Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)
CPU – Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU – PowerVR GE8320
MEMORY Card slot microSDXC
Internal 64GB 4GB RAM
MAIN CAMERA Dual – 13 MP, (wide), AF
Secondary unknown camera
Features – Quad-LED flash
Video – [email protected]
Features – Dual-LED flash
Video – [email protected]
SOUND Loudspeaker – Yes
3.5mm jack – Yes
Bluetooth – Yes
GPS – Yes, with A-GPS
NFC – No
Radio – FM radio
USB – USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
FEATURES Sensors – Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
BATTERY Type – Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable
Charging – Fast charging 18W
PRICE The official website of Tecno does not disclose pricing and availability for the new Pova Neo. Currently, the handset is priced at NGN 75,500 on Jumia Nigeria (roughly 629540 Ugandan Shillings).

Although we strive to provide an accurate review of the new Tecno Pova Neo, it is always possible to make an error. If you find any inaccurate or incomplete info, please comment below.

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