- Priced at INR 12,999, POVA Neo sports a segment first high capacity 6GB + 5GB expandable RAM with memory fusion technology, a 128GB ROM and a 6000mAh battery
- Consumers can avail free complimentary earbuds worth INR 1499 with every purchase of POVA NEO
- TECNO POVA NEO will be available across 50K+ retail touchpoints, starting 22nd January 2022
Mumbai, 20 January 2022: TECNO, the global premium smartphone brand, today launched the all-new POVA NEO from its performance-oriented POVA Series. The smartphones from the POVA series are known to deliver unmatched power and speed to their consumers at a competitive price point. In the digital age, Gen Z consumers use numerous applications on the smartphone generating large volumes of data, they are always on the lookout for a smartphone that offers strong performance and large memory. Addressing such consumer needs, the newly launched POVA NEO boasts of ground-breaking features, offering customers a 6GB RAM which is expandable up to 11GB RAM owing to the superlative memory fusion technology, 128GB storage, and a giant 6000 mAh battery supporting 18W fast charging packed between a sparkling 6.8-inch display and a stunning curved crater design body.
POVA NEO comes with a 13MP AI dual Rear Camera with Quad Flashlight and an 8MP Selfie Camera with Dual Flashlight generating remarkable photos and video quality in varied light conditions, catering to all the photography needs of the shutter happy next generation.
Commenting on the launch, Arijeet Talapatra, CEO of TRANSSION India, said, “2021 was an exciting year for us, TECNO launched around 18 smartphones across our three different product lines viz. CAMON, SPARK, and POVA. We also registered an online growth of 73% (Jan-Nov YTD) owing to our popular smartphones like Spark Go 2021, Spark 7T, and POVA 2. We have always endeavoured to stay ahead of the curve by consistently introducing best-in-class functional innovations at competitive price points, with better accessibility for Indian consumers.”
“Stepping into 2022, TECNO will continue with the ‘Segment-First’ approach, and we plan to disrupt the mid-to-high segment of smartphones with diversified offerings from the POVA portfolio. With the best mix of speed, performance, and design, TECNO POVA NEO is packed with superlative features that today’s youth aspire to. With the Indian market and its unique requirements at the centre of all our strategies, we look forward to bringing in more innovation and redefining the power of innovation with POVA 5G underway.” Arijeet added.
Backed by dual security features, the POVA NEO comes with a rear fingerprint scanner and face lock. It will be available in Powehi Black, Geek Blue, and Obsidian Black colours. The smartphone is priced at INR. 12,999/- and comes with a complimentary pair of Tecno earbuds worth INR. 1,499/- and will be available in the retail stores starting 22nd January 2022.
Key USPs of TECNO POVA NEO
5Bigger Storage, Better Performance
The POVA NEO offers a powerful 6GB high capacity LPDDR4x RAM + 5GB expandable RAM with memory fusion technology for super-fast functioning with a massive 128GB eMMC 5.1 internal storage extended up to 512GB by dedicated SD Card slot. It runs on HiOS v7.6 based on Android 11 to provide for a seamless smartphone experience.
4With you for a long time; 6000mAh powerful Battery
POVA NEO offers an unmatched 6000mAh battery that gives you an uninterrupted smartphone experience for a long duration on a single charge. This mega battery allows a whopping 55 days standby time, 190 hours of music playback, and 43 hours of calling time. It has an in-box 18W flash charger which charges the phone to 50% in less than an hour. Its Ultra Saving Mode is perfect for extreme power backup.
3Incredible 6.8″HD+dot-notch display for superior viewing with Splash Resistant Technology
POVA NEO features a 6.8” HD+ big dot notch display with an 89.42% screen-to-body ratio making it a perfect binge for entertainment. The 262 PPI pixel density and 480nits brightness make the screen perfect for playing games, watching videos or doing online activities like e-learning, meetings etc. shows, and games, in vivid, true-to-life colours. The 120Hz Touch sampling rate offers smooth touch for pro-grade gaming. It also comes with Splash resistance up to IPX2 rating to prevent water damage. Its modern and elegant layout with DTS Sound enhancement provides you with melodious sound quality at all times, along with giving it a luxurious look.
2Great imaging with 13MP Dual rear camera and AI-powered photography
POVA NEO comes with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 13MP rear camera and an AI lens (F2.0 aperture) for enhanced clarity in each pixel, producing high-resolution photos. It can capture memorable shots without missing out on any details. It has a slow-motion and 1080P time-lapse for a pro-shooting experience.
1Smooth Gaming with ET Engine Optimization
POVA NEO is powered by an efficient Mediatek Helio G25 Processor and ET Engine Optimization, with up to 2.0GHz clock speed, providing users with a smooth and full-frame game experience with the targeted acceleration of CPU, reduced GPU computing pressure and accelerated processing of game packets at the network layer offering an exceptional gaming experience. The users get to relish the HiOS 7.6 with many unique and customizable features, which include: Vault 2.0, Smart Panel 2.0, Kids Mode, Social Turbo (to improve WA experience), Anti-theft alarm, Voice Changer, App Twin, Peek Proof, Ultra Battery Saver, Photo Compressor, Video Assistant, Game Space and many more.