Just following the launch of the Tecno boom j8 that featured android 5.1 lollipop, Tecno went ahead to push out the Tecno W4 and for the fact that the the W4 features android 6.0 marshmallow makes it more incomprehensible of their plans for the boom j8 buyers, but that not withstanding, a marshmallow update has been scheduled for the Boom J8.
Tecno W4 phone requires no upgrade as it comes with the latest operating system as at the time of release, Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
The phone was “secretly” released by Tecno Mobile shortly after the celebrated Tecno Boom J8. It’s the first Tecno smartphone with the Marshmallow OS.
Released with the latest OS, the phone is surprisingly cheap; costing the same amount as Infinix Hot 3 phone which was released earlier this year.
Like other smartphones, the phone supports dual SIM to help you distinguish between work and leisure. The Tecno W4 is available in Black color and it’s of 16GB model.
Tecno W4 Phone Key Specs
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixel|
|microSD Storage||Up to 128GB|
Price: How much does Tecno W4 cost?
You can get the Tecno W4 in the US for $82 while the price on Canada starts at $106 depending on online retailer you choose from below. In Australia, the price starts at $108 but the price of Tecno W4 in UK is £61 while the EU countries can buy Tecno W4 for €70.
In Africa, you can buy the Tecno W4 in Nigeria for ₦30,000 and Kenya for KSh 8,569 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Tecno W4 phone is RS 5,316.
Tecno W4 is a beautifully crafted sleek phone with a metal frame to complement its awesome design. It has a plastic body and comes mostly in golden color.
The speaker sits behind the phone at the lower part and spans wide from left to right. It is positioned at the perfect spot to give you a good audio experience. Both power and volume buttons are pegged on the right side of the device.
This phone is fitted with a 5-inch touch display with a resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels. With this touchscreen based on IPS technology, you could expect to enjoy decent wide-angle viewing.
A pixel density of about 294 pixels per inch should ensure images come out sharp enough.
Under the hood is a quad-core MediaTek processor running along at speeds of up to 1.3 GHz. This is backed by 1 GB of RAM, which somewhat moderates the realistic level of multitasking to expect. Onboard storage capacity of 16 GB looks sufficient and is also expandable by another 64 GB using a microSD card.
The most interesting thing about the Tecno W4 phone is that it runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system, promising users access to the best of features and capabilities on the Google platform.
It is equipped with a rear camera of 8 MP which has been enhanced with an LED flash to give crystal-clear images in all lighting conditions.
The 2 MP secondary camera is pegged at the front to give you appealing selfies and groupies.
Battery Capacity and Sensors
Tecno W4 packs a 2500mAh to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which include Accelerometer, Proximity.
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Tecno W4 Phone Full Specifications
|Device Name||Tecno W4|
|Released Date||Released April, 2016|
|Dimensions and Size||143.50 x 71.30 x 8.50 mm|
|Weight (in grams)||135|
|Number of SIM||Two|
|SIM||Dual mini SIM|
|Screen Type||IPS capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.0 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixel|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||294 pixels per inch|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Processor Type or Chipset||MediaTek MT6735 chipset|
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad-core processor|
|Expandable Storage Type||MicroSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 128GB|
|Front or Secondary||2-megapixel|
|Rear or Primary||8-megapixel with LED flash|
|Features||3264 x 2448-pixel pictures, HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, panorama camera with LED flash|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes v4.1, A2DP|
|Network Technology||GSM / HSDPA/ LTE|
|Compass or Magnetometer||No|
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