Tecno POVA 2 Unboxing And First Impressions ⚡ 7000mAh Battery, MediaTek Helio G85, 6.9” FHD+ & More
Here I should ask Tecno the reason behind its unique different name, But the phone comes with a lot of big things. Were going to unbox. It will give you its first impressions.. We have already unboxed its predecessor Tecno POVA 1. It was good. Now well, look at Tecno, POVA 2.. It comes with a silver box with 7000mAhBattery written on it, nothing much., Unboxing, Thats, a big phone. You get some documentation, a 18W charger, a USB Type C cable.. You also get a pre applied case with the phone, its a good quality case, with a small seal on the bottom.. Look at the design, its clear that smartphone manufacturers have started experimenting with the design.. Its unique itll definitely stand out. Theres, the POVA branding below. Overall, its a big phone. And a scratch guard is already applied. Well take it out. Lets put on the case as the drop test is mandatory. The case fits well though. Drop Test, No nothing. Drop Test. Nothing. The case is quite good, but a snugly fit wouldve been better. In Hand, Feel Its a big tall phone. Its not wide so itll feel good with big hands, but not so much with small hands. Ports, Buttons Below theres, a 3.5mm jack, a USB Type C port, a microphone. On the left, theres a sim card; tray. Theres, no noise, cancelling microphone above. On the right, theres Volume rockerup down a side mounted fingerprint sensor with poweronoff button.. Its weight should be around 210 215g as it has a 7000mAh battery.
A big screen lets test, Oh Its 228g, But the weight distribution is good, so it feels a little lighter. Time to start the big phone Boot up audio The phone has started were done. Setting it up. Wait lets check the sim card tray. It has a dedicated SD card slot, which is nice Lets look at the display. Wow. That is a BIG display. Its a 6.9 FHD display with 60Hz normal refresh rate 180Hz touch sampling rate., Despite being big. The upper side, bezels are thin., Remember the base. Variant is priced at Rs 11K. And its higher variant is priced at Rs 13K. And with that Id say they are thin. The chin is average too.. The overall screen to body ratio is above 90.. If you want a big display, phonenot a tablet for multimedia, then this has quite a big display. About 4 5 years ago we had tablets with 7. Now we have smartphones because of the thin bezels form factor. Specifications. It comes with Helio G85 SoC, with the base variant 4, 64GBRs, 10999, 6, 128GBRs, 12999. And the storage type is eMMC with LPDDR4X RAM. Battery. It has a huge 7000mAh battery with 18W charging. And it might take 2 2.5 hours to charge 0 100 battery. Tecno claims that it has 46 days of standby time. Sensors. You get all sensors like the side mounted fingerprint sensor face unlock, which work well. OS UI. It comes with HiOS 7.6, some preinstalled apps, which you can uninstall.
Features Theres a voice, changer mode to change your voice during calls a peek proof mode for privacy. Theres, a Kids mode space for apps to give accessdeny access for kids. And a 360 degree flashLED on Front back. Cameras, Its a quad camera setup with 48MP primary sensor, 2MPMacro 2MPDepth, an AI Lens., And you get a center punch hole with an 8MP selfie sensor. Im, showing some photos under normal conditions, as we havent used it much but theyre good because of 48MP.. The 2MPMacro 2MPDepth cameras are nothing much to talk about., But the overall camera setup for the price point is good.. The selfies are soft. The colors are good under normal light, conditions. Its a feature, rich camera. You get 2K time lapse, mode, Video, Bokeh mode, Slow motion, video mode, etc. And with 2K time lapse. You also get 2K video recording.. You get flash lights both on the frontDual LEDs and backQuad LEDs for the 360 degree flash. Its beneficial for low light selfies that brighten up, which is good. Performance, Its fun to play BGMI on low medium settings because of the big screen. We played it on low medium settings. We didnt find much frame drops. On paper. The AnTuTu score is near 2.17L, which is ok. With the massive battery. You can binge watch or have long gaming sessions, easily. Multimedia, The video viewing experience is going to be enjoyable with the big screen, its an FHD display, not AMOLED.. It has decent viewing angles.
And the audio comes from the earpiece as theres no speaker below. Its loud but feels a little muddled. So the audio is ok., But the overall multimedia experience will be good., Especially if youre watching Netflix with earphones youll enjoy it.. You get Widevine L3 support which shouldve been L1.. It also supports Camera2api.. The SAR value is within limits. You get FM Radio as well. Connectivity. It has Dual 4G VoLTE WiFi, Calling Dual band WiFi: Bluetooth 5.0.. So how is the Tecno POVA? 2? I think the pricing is good if youre looking for a big screen phone as it has a 6.9 screen which is rare in this price range. The 7000mAh battery too, is good for long sessions. Might last you for 2 days, so you can look at it. For multimedia. The L1 support shouldve been there for HD streaming., But the big screen battery are the 2 big highlights of the Tecno POVA 2.. If youre interested in buying it, the product link, is in the description.