Tecno Pouvoir 3 is the latest of the Pouvoir family and as the name implies,(Pouvoir which simply means power in French) is one of the best Tecno Android phone when it comes to battery capacity. The Pouvoir 3 comes is the successor to the Pouvoir 2 and 2 Pro and it features 5000 mAh battery which is sufficient enough to serve your needs. It has a 6.2-inch notched display and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
The phone runs on Android v.8.1 (Oreo) with HiOS Skin and support for stock AR Emoji. Pouvoir 3 is equipped with a single 13-MP rear camera with dual-toned LED flash, along side a 13-MP front selfie snapper featuring a single LED flash. The 2 units has AI features, in addition to enhanced facial identification up front. It comes with MediaTek MT6739 SoC with a Quad-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz, 2GB of RAM with 32GB of storage, dual Nano-SIM cards, support for 4G LTE network among others we are going to look at.
Let’s see the full specifications.
Tecno Pouvoir 3 Main Specs
- 6.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 Pixels
- Android 8.1 Oreo, 2GB Of RAM
- MediaTek MT6739, Quad-core 1.5GHz [ 4×1.28 GHz Cortex-A53 ]
- 32GB built-in storage
- A 13MP rear camera and 13MP selfie camera
- 5,000mAh non-removable battery( lasts up to 3 days)
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint Sensor
- FM Loud Speaker
- Face Unlock
- Midnight Black, City Blue, Champagne Gold
Tecno Pouvoir 3 Design And Display
The Pouvoir 3 sites a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display that will make your mobile view experience impressive. It has a 19:9 aspect ratio and of course a notch that houses the front-facing camera that fractures a single LED flash . Coming to the thickness, the device shows off an impressive 3.8-mm visual thinness, measures 157.6 mm x 76 x 8.5 mm in dimension and weighs about 160g.
The display is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass and the back of the phone is made of plastic with a single camera, LED flash and fingerprint sensor sitting comfortably in their respective positions. Volume buttons, as well as the power button, are situated at the right while the dual SIM slot and MicroSD card slot take the left side. The phone comes in glossy back cover in Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, and Aqua Blue colours options.
Hardware and Software
Tecno Pouvoir 3 is a phone powered by MediaTek MT6739 SoC which has an octa-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz alongside a PowerVR GE8100 GPU for gaming. It has 2GB of RAM with 32GB of expandable storage. It runs Android 8.1 oreo out of the box with TECNO’s HiOS 5.0 added on top of it.
Camera and Battery
Designed with the AI beauty mode, the Tecno Pouvoir 3 recognizes your fece and beautifies them with the aid of the adjustable front flashlight and the powerful algorithm. These camera features and capabilities come handy in capturing amazing photos. The AI HDR sees to it that the over-exposure image gets repaired, automatically. It has the ability to highlight the exquisite lines in faces for producing natural and catchy images. This camera is also armed with the portrait bokeh functionality, which makes you stand out while taking pictures. The new release offers real-time filter, which includes 8 different styles: These are Fresh, Forest, Classic, Flame, Blues, Warm, Mono, Soft, aimed at catering to your various beauty needs.
One of the selling ponts of the Pouvoir 3 is the huge 5000mAh battery, supplying an enormous amount of power, allowing you to enjoy 3/4 days of uninterrupted mobile performance, in addition to up to 22 hours of video playback, and up to 43 hours of instant calling. With the new Tecno Pouvoir 3, you have no need to bother about the problem of low battery?
Network and Connectivity
Tecno Pouvoir 3 provides dual Nano-SIM cards, both supporting 4G LTE network. It also provides Speedy Face Unlock and this new security technology allows you to unlock your smartphone instantly. The Quick Fingerprint Sensor is another remarkable connectivity feature of this smartphone, letting you unlock your device with a touch, quickly and securely.
The AR Emoji feature integrates human expressions with 3D virtual expressions via Augmented Reality technology and produces dynamic cartoon images, which are embedded in typewriting, allowing you to chat with family and friends, conveniently. The Tecno Pouvoir 3 features support for speaker and earphone modes and lets you listen to a variety of radio programs with rich loudspeaker sound. You can now enjoy your favorite radio stations without having to plug your earphone in the jack.
All Tecno Pouvoir 3 Specifications
- Dimension: 157.6 mm x 76 x 8.5 mm
- Material: Plastic
- Weight: 160g
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.2-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 720 x 1520 pixels, 294ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo, HiOS 5.0
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6739, Quad-core 1.5GHz
- RAM: 2GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 16GB/32GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
- Primary: 13MP with f/1.8 – LED flash, Panorama
- Secondary: 13MP – Face Unlock, AI Beauty
- Camera Features: Camera Features: Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Panorama, Geotagging, White balance settings, HDR, Face detection, Touch focus, ISO settings, Exposure compensation, Scene mode,
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 4G Network Bands: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 40(2300)
- 3G Network Bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
- 2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
- EDGE: Yes
- GPRS: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: Yes, microUSB
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: N/A
- GPS: Yes
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 5,000mAh Removable
- Type: Li-Ion
- Fast Charging: N/A
- OTG Support: Yes
- Talk Time: Up to 38 hours
- Music Play: Up to 41 hours
- Stand-by: Up to 880 hours
- Announced: May 2019
- Status: Available, released May 2019
Price and Availability
- Recommended Retail Price: N40,000 – N50,000
- Availability: Available