I Bet You Haven’t Heard of Tecno S6 Phone

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Tecno S6 is an affordable smartphone launched by Tecno Mobile for those on a budget. The smartphone is an entry-level smartphone for light users.

The Tecno S6, is now the latest addition and qualifies as low budget series of smartphones which is also happening after the massive success Tecno i7, Tecno Camon CX Air and Camon CX mobile phones in Nigeria.

The Tecno S6 is released by Tecno mobile just few hours and be available in stores nationwide. The cellphone is powered by 5.0 inch display, powerful 3G capacity. The android 7 device is camera first focused with a tiny 5 megapixels, rear and 5 megapixels front facing camera for selfies and video calls.

The Tecno S6 is available in various colors which are blue, champagne gold, grey, rose-gold but it’s of 8GB model. Tecno S6 is an affordable smartphone launched by Tecno Mobile for those on a budget. The smartphone is an entry-level smartphone for light users.

Tecno S6 Key Specs

Resolution 480 x 854 pixel
Display5.0 inches
OSAndroid Nougat
Rear Camera5-megapixel
Front Camera2-megapixel
RAM1GB RAM
microSD StorageUp to 32GB
Battery2300 mAH
DesignPlastic

Price: How much does Tecno S6 cost?

You can get the Tecno S6 in the US for $80 while the price on Canada starts at $102 depending on online retailer you choose from below. In Australia, the price starts at $104 but the price of Tecno S6 in UK is £58 while the EU countries can buy Tecno S6 for €66.

In Africa, you can buy the Tecno S6 in Nigeria for ₦22,000 and Kenya for KSh 8,260 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Tecno S6 is RS 5,125.

*Prices here don’t reflect latest prices. Go to your favorite ecommerce website to check latest prices or ongoing deals. You can never tell what you might find especially with our top picks below!

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Design

Like most budget smartphone from Tecno, the S6 has a plastic back cover that’s removable. The cover has sleek and unique design that’s quite attractive and inviting. The rear loudspeaker should be able to delivery quality sounds as well. 

Loving the simple aesthetics at the rear, with the rear camera coming first then the LED flash, before the Tecno logo.

There’s no fingerprint scanner in sight here, measuring 9.6mm in thickness and available in Gold and Grey colors. Overall, the device weighs 170g, making it easy to hold and operate.

Display

The compact screen won’t be winning any awards here, but it might just be what a light user needs. With three navigation buttons sitting at the bottom bezel, while the top houses the usual features like selfie camera, LED flash and others.

The 5-inch HD IPS capacitive touchscreen has a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and displays normal visuals which should be clear enough for users as well. Going with the price and and screen features, don’t expect magic with the screen though.

Performance

There’s a MediaTek chip running under the hood of the Tecno S6 phone with Quad-core processor and 32-bit CPU architecture. The 4-cores of processor reaches a normal speed of 1.3GHz with 28nm process technology. In charge of graphics is the ARM Mali-400 graphics processor.

As usual, it has just 1GB of RAM space for multitasking, with a memory speed of 533MHz as well. In terms of storage space, 8GB internal storage space is ready to accommodate all files and apps. The Tecno S6 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with HiOS skin.

Camera

The Tecno S6 5MP rear camera comes with a LED flash for night photography as well. Overall, the camera captures natural looking images and record videos.

Take selfies whenever you want with the 2MP selfie camera, the camera comes with a dedicated flash for night video calls and selfies as well.

Battery Caapcity and Sensors

Tecno S6 packs a removable Li-ion 2300mAH to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which include accelerometer, proximity and compass and light sensor.

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Tecno S6 Full Specifications

Smartphone Design 
Device NameTecno S6
TypeTouchscreen smartphone
Released DateReleased September 2017
Dimensions and Size145 x 72 x 9.6 mm
Weight (in grams)
Colorsblue, champagne gold, grey, rose-gold
Number of SIMTwo
SIMDual Micro SIM / Mini-SIM
MaterialPlastic
Water ResistanceNo
Dust ResistanceNo
Battery 
Typeremovable Li-ion
Battery Capacity2300mAh
Stand-by
Talk time
Fast Charge
Wireless ChargingNo
Display 
Screen TypeTFT Capacitive Touchscreen
Screen Size (inches)5.0 inches
Screen-to-body-ratio
Resolution480 x 854 pixel
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Colors16 million colors
Screen Protection
Software 
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Hardware 
Processor Type or ChipsetMediatek MT6580
ProcessorARM Cortex-A7
RAM1GB
Internal Storage8GB
Expandable StorageYes
Expandable Storage TypeMicroSD
Maximum Expandable StorageUp to 32GB
Camera 
Front or Secondary2-megapixel, f/2.4 aperture
Rear or Primary5-megapixel
FeaturesAutofocus , Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geotagging, HDR, ISO settings, Panorama, Scene mode, Self-timer, Touch focus,
White balance settings, CMOS Sensor
Connectivity 
Wifi or Wi-FiYes
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
BluetoothYes v4.0, A2DP
GPSYes. A-GPS
Infrared portNo
NFCNo
Radio
USBMicroUSB v2.0
USB On-The-GoNo
Headphone3.5mm jack
Networks 
Network TecnologyGSM / UMTS
4G LTENo
Sensors 
Iris scannerNo
FingerprintNo
GyroscopeNo
AccelerometerYes
ProximityYes
Compass or MagnetometerNo
BarometerNo
Heart rateNo
SpO2No
Light SensorYes

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