TECNO Pova 5 Pro: Cheapest gaming smartphone overview

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Smartphone gaming can be expensive. But for users who play games in their free time, are always looking for an all-rounder device. This is exactly where TECNO, an Indian smartphone brand, has targeted. In fact, it won’t be wrong to say that TECNO has hit a bull’e eye with their Pova 5 Pro.

TECNO Pova 5 Pro is an entry-level gaming smartphone, and the looks say it all. This is the most aesthetically pleasing gaming smartphone in terms of the looks. The lighting module on the back just adds to the charm of this astonishing handset. And the most important thing, the pricing of Pova 5 Pro is a lot less than one would’ve expected.

We mean to say, there are a lot of options in every price range. However, for those who are still not sure if they want to drop over 30k on Nord 3 or 25k on gaming devices like OnePlus 10R, they can check out the TECNO Pova 5 Pro with several of the top grade specs on an ultra low budget gaming devices.

With that said, let us have a look at the technical specifications of the TECNO Pova 5 Pro

TECNO Pova 5 Pro: Technical specifications

The device comes with a massive 8 GB of RAM for the base variant, coupled with 128 GB of ROM. The RAM is really competitive in this price range, as users need to up their budget to Rs 20,000 for that. So, the game not only beats the budget category, but also ups the game by a level.

Speaking of the processor, the Tecno Pova 5 Pro carries a MediaTek Dimensity 6080 chipset. And to be frank, the processor isn’t the best out there, but it is capable of playing games. Games like Call of Duty and BGMI run fine at 60 fps setting. In AnTuTu tests, the device clocked around 400,000, which is pretty decent and something which can’t be complained about.

Coming to the display side, the FHD+ IPS screen comes with 120Hz refresh rate, and yes, it’s a big hit. The colours look bright, and the viewing angles are okayish. The display looks a bit vivid, which doesn’t bring out the most natural colours, but one can’t complain.

The cameras are also a good grab, which supports video recording up to 2K resolution. There’s also a 16 megapixel front camera that is capable of taking sharp and clear selfies. An interesting feature that catches the eye is the ability to simultaneously record using both the cameras.

A 5,000 mAh battery with 68W fast charging ensures that the battery boots quickly and runs for the whole day.

Currently, the device is priced at Rs 14,999. However, there’s an additional Rs 1,500 coupons to bring the price further down. With additional bank offers and discount, the price goes well below Rs 13,000, which makes it a steal deal.

Players looking to check out the device can find it here.