Tecno W5: 5.5-inch HD display, Fingerprint Sensor, 3000mAh Battery
Tecno Mobiles has quietly taken the wraps off a new smartphone in the entry-level ‘W Series’. The Tecno W5, which is expected to slot in ahead of the W2, W3 and W4, comes with 4G LTE connectivity, a rear placed fingerprint scanner and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.
It sports a 5.5-inch HD display, a quad-core Mediatek 64-bit processor, 1GB of RAM, rear facing 13MP AF camera and is backed by a non-removable 3000mAh battery.
Tecno W5 Specifications
- Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G
- SIM: Dual Micro SIM
- Dimensions: xxxxx
- Weight: xxxxx
- Display: 5.5-nch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS
- Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-CoreMediatek MT6753 64-bit
- Graphics: ARM Mali-T720 GPU
- Memory: 1GB
- Storage: 16GB Built-in Storage + MicroSD card slot up to 64GB
- Main Camera: Rear 13MP Camera with LED Flash
- Front Camera: Front 5MP Camera
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS, Micro USB v2.0
- Sensors: FingerPrint, Accelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor
- Battery: 3000mAh Fast Charging Battery (non-removable)
In terms of pricing, the Tecno W5 is currently selling on Jumia Kenya for KSh 12,499 (about N39,000 – N40,000 in Nigerian Naira). In the past, Tecno only launched the 3G version of the W series phone in Nigeria but the recent advent of 4G LTE by network providers should change this stance.