Tecno Mobile launched Six smartphones in Pakistan

Tecno W3, W5, L8 Lite, Camon C7, Phantom 6, and Phantom 6 Plus

Tecno Mobile has officially launched its brand in Pakistan with these six smartphones in the market. The launch event was held a few hours ago in Pearl Continental, Lahore.

At the event, media and bloggers were present to witness another new brand’s arrival in the market. Tecno Mobile management disclosed their remarks about the dynamics in country, followed by the leadership of United Mobile – the distributor in Pakistan.

Namely there were present, Mr. Andy Yan – Vice President Transsion Holdings, Mr. Henry – Senior Deputy G.M, and Mr. Peter Chai – Head of Business Development at Tecno Mobile in Pakistan. On the other hand, Ejaz Hassan – CEO and Director United Mobile was present with his team at the event.

Tecno Brand – The Background

Tecno Mobile brand is a subsidiary of Transsion Holdings which is group running various hi-tech brands globally. Transsion Holdings owns three mobile brands including, TECNO, itel and Infinix. Now we know that Infinix has already well settled in the Pakistan market.

United Mobile, on the other hands, has brought various Chinese mobile brands in the country which eventually failed including its own Voice mobile brand. We’ll see if TECNO will have the fate like sibling Infinix in the country or not.

It’s also expected that the third mobile brand of Transsion Holdings – itel, will also be launched in the country sooner or later.

Which Tecno Mobile Devices in Pakistan are now present?

Tecno Mobile launched six smartphones in Pakistan at the event. Lower, to higher model in order: Tecno W3, Tecno W5, Tecno L8 Lite, Camon C7, Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus. Find more details after the break.

Press Statements

“By utilizing new technologies and delivering superior quality products and services, we strive to stand Tecno as one of the most influential and favoured provider of mobile communications products and services in emerging markets across the globe.” said the G.M. Tecno Mobile – Henry Yu.

Henry said “We are very excited to come into Pakistan, we believe there is huge potential in this emerging market and we are honored to cooperate with partners to provide consumers here in Pakistan with the highest quality mobile experience, something that is a top priority for Tecno Mobile.”

“TECNO Mobile is an established international smart phones brand with its deep market reach in more than 40 countries around the world.” said the CEO United Mobile, Mr. Ejaz Hasan. “We are confident for a strong partnership with the leading brand and together we are going to avail best business opportunities in Pakistan.” he added.

Interview with Ejaz Hassan – CEO United Mobile

Interview with Peter Chai – Head of Business Development at Tecno Pakistan

Prices and Availability

Tecno Mobile has not revealed about prices of any of the smartphones launched today. However after having an interview with Mr. Ejaz Hassan we concluded about the price ranges of all of the smartphones which are listed below with their features.

Tecno W3 – Features

Tecno W3 Profile
  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Dimension: 143 x 72 x 8.65 mm
  • Display: 5.0″ FWVGA (854*480)
  • Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear: 5.0 MP AF, Dual LED flash
    • Front: 2.0 MP, LED flash
  • Memory:
    • 8 GB internal storage
    • 1 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: Wifi, GPS, FM, BT
  • Network: 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
  • Sensor: G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 2500mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 7,000 to Rs. 10,000
  • Hands-on with TECNO W3

Tecno L8 Lite – Features

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  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Dimension: N/A
  • Display: 5.0″ HD (1280×720)
  • Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear: 8 MP AF
    • Front: 2 MP
  • Memory:
    • 16 GB internal storage
    • 1 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth
  • Network: Dual SIM, 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
  • Sensor: G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 4000mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 12,000
  • Hands-on with TECNO L8 Lite

Tecno W5 – Features

  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Dimension: N/A
  • Display: 5.5″ Hd (1280×720)
  • Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear: 13 MP AF, Dual LED flash
    • Front: 5.0 MP, LED flash
  • Memory:
    • 16 GB internal storage
    • 1 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: Wifi, GPS, FM, BT
  • Network: 4G/LTE, 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
  • Sensor: Fingerprint scanner, G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 12,000 to Rs. 15,000
  • Hands-on with TECNO W5

Tecno Camon C7 – Features

  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Dimension: 142.1 x 71 x 5.4mm
  • Display: 5.0″ IPS HD (1280×720)
  • Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear: 13 MP AF, Dual LED Flash
    • Front: 13 MP, Flash
  • Memory:
    • 16 GB internal storage
    • 2 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: Wifi, GPS, FM, BT
  • Network: 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
    • Bands: WCDMA: 2100,900 / GSM: 900,1800
  • Sensor: G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 2500mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 15,000/- to Rs. 20,000/-
  • Hands-on with TECNO Camon C7

Tecno Phantom 6 – Features

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  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Network: 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
    • 4G/LTE: 3 (1800MHz), 7 (2600MHz), 20 (800MHz)
    • 3G/WCDMA: 2100,900
    • 2G/GSM: 850,900,1800,1900
  • Dimension: 151.5 x 75.5 x 6.15 mm
  • Display: 5.5″ AMOLED FHD (1920×1080)
  • Processor: 2.0GHz Octa-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear Dual: 13.0 MP AF & 5.0 MP Dual Camera
    • Front: 8.0 MP with Wide-Angle Lens
  • Memory:
    • 32 GB internal storage + microSD card up to 128GB
    • 3 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: Wifi, GPS, FM, BT
  • Sensor: G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 2700mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 20,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-
  • Hands-on with TECNO Phantom 6

Tecno Phantom 6 Plus – Features

  • OS/Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Network: 3G/WCDMA, 2G/GSM
    • 4G/LTE: 3 (1800MHz), 4 (1700 / 2100MHz),
      7 (2600MHz), 20 (800MHz)
    • 3G/WCDMA: 2100,900
    • 2G/GSM: 850,900,1800,1900
  • Dimension: 160.35 x 83.46 x 7.7 mm
  • Display: 6.0″ LTPS FHD (1920×1080)
  • Processor: 2.0GHz Deca-core
  • Camera:
    • Rear: 21 MP AF with Dual Flash
    • Front: 8 MP with Flash
  • Memory:
    • 64 GB internal storage + microSD card up to 128GB
    • 4 GB RAM
  • Connectivity: WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, OTG
  • Sensor: G-sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
  • Battery: 4050mAh
  • Expected Price: Rs. 35,000/- to Rs. 45,000/-
  • Hands-on with TECNO Phantom 6 Plus