The Tecno W3 is now available in Kenya. It is the smaller brother to the first phone from Tecno Mobile running on Android v6.0 Marshmallow, the Tecno W4. Phones in The Tecno W sere series are affordable. Just like its predecessor, the W3 price is below Ksh 10,000. It has the same display size and the same processor as the Tecno W4.
It also runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. When you take a look at the two phones side by side, you will instantly notice that the Tecno W3 is better than its brother, the Tecno W4, in terms of looks. Here is are brief descriptions of the features of Tecno W3;
Design & Display
When you take a look at the Tecno W3, you will notice that it is quite similar to the W4. However, a closer look reveals that Tecno Mobile was keen to make the Tecno W3 better. The W4 has a 5.0 inch FWVGA screen. The whole body is made from plastic and it has slim edges.
The W3 has a quadcore processor that clocks at 1.3GHz just like its predecessor. This processor is supported by 1G of RAM. This smartphone is fully capable of delivering a good performance when running the basic apps. Its performance will definitely be satisfactory if you are not a heavy user.
This phone runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow. Like the most Tecno phones released this year, it has the Tecno HiOS UI.
The internal storage space in the Tecno W3 is 8GB. If you need more storage space, three is a slot that allows you to use a microSD card to expand its memory by up to 32GB.
Just like the Tecno W4, the Tecno W3 has a 2MP selfie camera. The back camera is 5MP. There is an LED flashlight for both cameras.
The technical specifications of the Tecno W3
- Dual SIM
- Dimensions: 143.50mm x 71.78mm x 8.90mm
- Weight: 145g
- Available colors: Gold, white, dark grey, black.
- Size: 5.0-inch screen
- Type: FWVGA
- Resolution: 480×854 pixels
- Colors: 16M
- Pixel density: 294 PPI
- Back: 5MP (with dual LED flash)
- Features: Touch focus, Geo-tagging, face detection, panorama
- Flash: Yes
- Front: 2MP (with soft flash)
- Operating System: Android v6.0(Marshmallow) with Tecno HiOS
- Chipset: MediaTek 6572
- CPU: 1.3GHz quadcore
- RAM: 1GB
- Internal storage: 8GB
- MicroSD slot: Yes, up-to 32GB
- Bluetooth: yes, v4
- Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Wi-Fi hotspot: Yes
- USB: MicroUSB 2.0
- GPS: With A-GPS
- Type: Li-Ion, removable
- Capacity: 2500mAh
- Fast charging: Yes.