2021 was interesting when we look at the product range of the company Tecno. She skillfully enriches her portfolio with attractive smartphones for every taste. Another proposal is called Tecno Spark 8P. It is ergonomic, powerful and thinner when compared to the Spark 7. It also has a better camera and a better display. Thus, technically Tecno Spark 8P successfully ranks among the most affordable smartphones in this price category. From now on I can say that it will impress you with its volume.
Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Tecno Spark 8P specs or watch the video below the article.
- Release date: 2021, October 13
- Colors: Turquoise Cyan, Atlantic Blue, Iris Purple, Tahiti Gold
- Dimensions: 164.5 x 76.1 x 8.9 mm.
- Weight: 0 g.
- Screen: 6.6" inc, 1080 x 2408, IPS LCD
- Camera : Triple, 50MP
- Chipset: Mediatek MT6769V Helio G70 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
- Memory: 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM
- Battery: 5000, Li-Po, non-removable
- Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
- Operating system: Android 11, HIOS 7.6
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Visually, there is no doubt that the Tecno Spark 8P is one of the most elegant and likable models in the Tecno range. The back immediately catches the eye with the mirror area in which the triple camera is located.
The smartphone itself feels light, thin and compact. It comes complete with a proprietary silicone case that will help keep the device stronger for longer. Curiously, with the case Tecno Spark 8P looks even more spectacular.
As for the control buttons on the smartphone, they are located traditionally.
The front impresses with a large enough screen surrounded by large frames.
Tecno Spark 8P has a 6.6-inch screen with a decent resolution - 2408 x 1080 pixels. The detail and the maximum brightness make a good impression. The sensor works quickly and without any gaps. The processor, which will be discussed shortly, contributes to this.
You can judge the quality of the picture by the aspect ratio - which is classic - 20: 9, and the pixel density per inch.
Tecno Spark 8P works with Android 11 operating system and HiOS 7.6 company interface. It is ideal for games and various work tasks. The power of the built-in chipset is impressive. The company opted for the Mediatek MT6769V Helio G70 in combination with the Mali-G52 2EEMC2 graphics accelerator and 4 GB of RAM. The smartphone is available in several configurations - from 64 to 256 GB of storage. In case it is about to run out, you can use the memory card slot.
There is a triple camera on the back of the Tecno Spark 8P. Its main module is 50-megapixel and can do practically anything. Ie to create realistic photos even at night. Including artificial light. It can also adjust the degree of background blur and allow you to record short and long videos.
Although Tecno does not offer many settings, you have a good base of useful filters.
The main module of the rear camera is complemented by a 2-megapixel depth sensor and VGA module. To these we must add the presence of a quadruple LED flash.
The artificial intelligence algorithm developed by the company contributes to the good photographic capabilities of the Tecno Spark 8P. It makes the photos clearer and clearer.
If you remember, the predecessor of the Tecno Spark 8P - Spark 7, has a dual rear camera. She shoots well. Therefore, you can expect even better results from the successor. These include less noise, higher detail and more vivid colors.
As for the front camera, it is single and equipped with a dual LED flash to improve the quality of photos. It has a standard set of shooting modes. You can trust the automatic smile detection. Technology detects every change in facial expressions, so you do not miss the important moments of your life.
The Beauty 4.0 mode also deserves attention. It uses artificial intelligence to beautify your face in a natural way.
Tecno Spark 8P is equipped with a battery with a capacity of 5000 mAh. This parameter has recently become a classic choice. Given the quality of the screen and the energy efficiency of the processor, you can expect up to 2 days of battery life. If you are constantly working with your smartphone, prepare the charger in a few hours. It supports 10W charging technology. This may not be to the liking of users who are accustomed to being able to recharge from 0 to 100% much faster.
In the Tecno family you will also find models with a more durable battery. Such is Pova 2.
Tecno Spark 8P is an affordable smartphone that goes in combination with a large screen, a basic set of cameras and an attractive vision. Although it does not stand out with originality, you will like it with its speed of work and ergonomic format.
Finally, we have to praise the photographic capabilities of the smartphone. In the menu of the camera you will find practical modes with which to capture professionally important moments with friends and relatives.
Tecno Spark 8P video review
Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Tecno Spark 8P and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Tecno.