Tecno has launched Pova 3, a successor to last year’s Pova 2 and it comes with midrange specifications and good battery life.

Tecno Pova 3 features a  6.9-inch Full HD+ screen with a 90Hz refresh rate, powered by MediaTek Helio G88 SoC with up to 6GB of RAM + 128GB internal storage, and it runs Android 11 with HiOS on top.

50MP camera can be seen at the rear, with 2MP depth and an AI lens, quad-LED flash, and an 8MP front camera with dual-LED flash.


The phone has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, housed by a 7000mAh battery with 25W charging and is equipped with a 33W charger. The selling point of this smartphone is the battery, enough juice to carry you for days.


Highlight Specifications of Tecno Pova 3

Display: 6.9-inch (1080 x 2460 pixels) HD+ Dot-in display with 90Hz refresh rate

Chipset: Octa Core MediaTek Helio G88 12nm processor with ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU @ 1000MHz

Storage: 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB with microSD

SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)

Operating System: HiOS  based on Android 11

Cameras: 50MP +  2MP 2MP (depth) + (AI Lens), Quad LED flash

Front Camera: 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, dual LED flash

Sensor: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor

3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio

Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou, USB Type-C, NFC

Battery: 7000mAh battery with 25W fast charging support

There is a special Electric Blue variant that has an added LED light energy belt with a luminous indicator for notifications, calls, charging, games, and other interactive scenes.


The POVA 3 is priced at 8,999 Philippine pesos (US$ 172 ) for the silver and black 6GB + 128GB variants and the limited Electric Blue variant with LED light bar is priced at 9,399 Philippine pesos (US$ 179).