Tecno F3 Full Review, Specifications, and Price
Tecno F3 POP1 Display and Design
As a way of filling the tenacious needs of different classes of customers, the Tecno Mobile announces a budget-friendly Android Phone chiefly, Tecno F3 for customers who can’t afford the exorbitant smartphone. The Tecno F3 is one of the latest releases in the F series and was announced during the Global Spring launch in 2018 alongside with the Tecno Camon X
and Tecno Camon x pro
Even as we never expected much from this budget-friendly smartphone, The Tecno Mobile still unveils the premium looking smartphone with straight forward features and can stand out when compared to that of the F1 and F2.
The Tecno F3 which could also be referred to as the POP 1 comes with a plastic body just like its previous debut, although this time the F3 comes with a more beautifying look. It is definitely more prominent and reveals the recent 18:9 full-screen view, for customers who love the more projecting display.
Key Features of the Tecno F3
- OS: Android 7.0 Nougat (Go Edition)
- Screen Size: 5.5 IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Screen Resolution: 960 X 480 pixels
- Processor Type: Quad-core 1.30 GHz, MediaTek MT6580A
- 4G LTE: No
- SIM Type: Dual Sim (Micro)
- RAM: 1GB
- Back Camera: 5MP camera & LED Flash
- Front Camera: 5MP with LED flash
- Internal Storage: 8GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 32GB
- Battery: 2400 mAh (non-removable)
The Tecno F3 comes with the usual plastic body but a more glossy looking body compared that of F1 and F2. At the backside, you will find the usual features taking their proper positions. The Tecno F3 has no fingerprint scanner at the back which actually makes it different from other higher mid-range smartphone. The Tecno F3 ships in four major colors: Red, Blue, Black and Champagne Gold, and also measures 8.5mm in thickness.
The Tecno F3 comes with a 5.5-inches IPS LCD, a Higher Definition capacitive touchscreen with all the front features sited at the usual places. The screen has well-reduced bezels at both sides with a display density of 195 pixels inch and a resolution of 960 x 480 pixels which means it will present videos and everything on the screen clear enough.
Battery and Camera
Being a low budget smartphone, the Tecno F3 doesn’t serve well regarding the camera and the battery capacity. A 2400mAh Li-Ion battery powers the F3 and it is capable of lasting you for a whole day, though it depends on the usage. It doesn’t come with the fast charge technology, and because of this, it may take you very difficult to juice it up from 0% till full.
On the camera side you will get a 5MP rear camera with an LED flash, and also the selfie camera still features the same 5MP camera capacity along with an LED flash. The camera will be coming with the following Autofocus, HDR, Face Detection, Scene Mode, ISO Setting, Digital Zoom and 2592 x 1944 pixels in the Camera dimension.
Hardware and Software
In the hardware section, the Tecno F3 comes with a MediaTek MT6580A chipset along with a Quad-core processor which is expected to run at a standard speed of 1.3GHz. And a Mali-400 GPU which is still the same with other Tecno phones in the F series. And on the storage side, you will have 1GB RAM and 8GB built-in memory capacity, which is expandable up to 32GB using a microSD. Finally, the Tecno F3 will booth the Android 8.0 Oreo.
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