Just a few weeks after Tecno W4 was released into the market, Tecno silently released the Tecno L8 into the Kenyan market. Like other phones in Tecno’s L series, we expected a big battery & that’s exactly what we got. The battery on Tecno L8 is slightly larger than the battery on is predecessor, the Tecno L5. Its battery packs 5050mAh. There is no doubt that Tecno was already working on L8 when it released Tecno W4. The Tecno L8 is a great budget friendly smartphone that has much better specifications when compared to the Tecno L5. This phone competes effectively with the likes of Wiko Slide 2 and the Infinix Hot 3.
Design & Display
Tecno L8 is different in terms of design from other phones in The L series. This phone looks better than its predecessors. It has a 5.5-inch screen. This capacitive display has a resolution of 720×1280 pixels and 267 pixels per inch. These specifications are quite impressive for a phone in its price range.
The Tecno L8 has a MediaTek 1.3GHz quadcore processor. This processor is in line with the processors in other phones in this price range. This processor is supported by 1GB of RAM. You should expect run your applications on this phone without a hitch.
Its back camera count is 8MP. This camera captures high quality photos and images. The camera comes with an LED flash that makes it possible to take nice photos and videos even in low light conditions. Its front side camera is 2MP. This camera is good enough for you if you are a selfie lover.
The Tecno L8 provides adequate storage space. Its internal storage capacity is 16GB. There is a microSD card slot that allows you to expand the storage space by up to 64GB if you need more space.
This phone is a battery beast. Its battery packs 5050mAh. It is one of those phones that you can travel with without worrying that you will run out of power.
Tecno L8 detailed specifications
- GSM: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
- 3G: HSPDA 900/1900/2100
- SIM type: Dual SIM(Micro-SIM)
- OS: Android 5.1(Lollipop) With Tecno HiOS
- Display: 5.5 inches IPS LCD touchscreen
- Resolution: 720×1280 pixels
- Pixel density: 267PPI
- Dimensions: 77.5mmx154mmx8.85mm
- Speed: 1.3GHz quadcore processor
- Name: MediaTek
- RAM: 1GB
- Internal storage space: 16GB
- MicroSD card slot: Yes, up to 64GB
- Back: 8MP, 3264×2448 pixels, LED flash, Autofocus
- Video recording: 1080p@30fps
- Front: 2MP
- Music Support: AAC,AMR,MP2,MP3,M4A,MKA
- Loudspeaker: Yes.
- Video Support: MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player
- FM radio
- Bluetooth v4.0
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
- MicroUSB v2.0