Tecno is a smartphone manufacturer that regularly adds new models to its range. In 2021, he proposed the Tecno Spark 8T - a model belonging to the budget class. In fact, we can define it as extra-budgetary. Its extremely low price makes it an attractive choice for any user who wants to have a modern phone.
Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Tecno Spark 8T specs or watch the video below the article.
- Release date: 2021, December 15
- Colors: Atlantic Blue, Turquoise Cyan, Iris Purple, Cocoa Gold
- Dimensions: 164.3 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm.
- Weight: 0 g.
- Screen: 6.6" inc, 1080 x 2408, IPS LCD
- Camera : Dual, 50MP
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6765G Helio G35 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
- Memory: 64GB 4GB RAM
- Battery: 5000, Li-Po, non-removable
- Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
- Operating system: Android 11, HIOS 7.6
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Tecno Spark 8T is available in four colors - orange, blue, dark green and purple. It has a stylish design and a plastic body that successfully mimics a metal surface. A fingerprint scanner is positioned on the back panel, right next to the camera unit.
According to Tecno, this smartphone has a youthful and futuristic design. As far as this is true, you can judge for yourself. However, he certainly does not propose any radical changes. The workmanship of the case is high quality, but within the price range.
The dimensions of the Tecno Spark 8T also contribute to the positive evaluation. The smartphone is compact and fits nicely in the palm of your hand. Contact with its surface leaves a pleasant feeling. To protect the case from unwanted damage and scratches, we recommend wearing it in a spectacular case.
Tecno Spark 8T has received a display with IPS matrix and a diagonal of 6.6 inches. The screen resolution is high - Full HD +, 2408x1080 pixels. In other words, you will find it difficult to find another smartphone in this price category with a similar screen. In its upper part there is a slot in the shape of a drop. The front camera is placed in it. The limits are minimal and cannot be said to be missing. Nicely sealed at the top and bottom of the screen.
The aspect ratio is standard, as is the pixel density per inch. Maximum brightness predisposes to trouble-free reading of information from the screen, even if you are outdoors in sunny weather.
Tecno Spark 8T is based on an 8-core MediaTek Helio G35 processor combined with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. It is available in one modification. There is also a memory card slot with a capacity of up to 256 GB. The familiar PowerVR GE8320 is responsible for the graphics.
Productivity is enough to enjoy smooth operation and quick opening of applications. However, the Tecno Spark 8T is not designed for gamers. Don't overestimate it.
When you need smoothness and speed, take advantage of the Super Boost feature. It will significantly improve the performance of the platform.
This may not be an expensive smartphone, but it offers a range of advanced features. This is exactly the photo capabilities of the Tecno Spark 8T. It is equipped with a dual main camera. It consists of a main 50-megapixel module and complements the QVGA. The quadruple LED flash is tasked with delivering enough light to create quality photos. In turn, the front camera is also single. It is equipped with a dual LED flash and offers tolerable quality.
With HDR Mode you can shoot boldly against the sun. It will help you capture more detail in the brightest and darkest areas of the photos. Tecno also praises the front camera. Now she shoots even better. As a result, you can expect clearer portrait photos.
Those of you who enjoy bokeh shots will appreciate the Tecno Spark 8T. This functionality is also present in the camera modes.
With both the front and rear cameras, you can create videos with a resolution of 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second. With the Slow Motion mode you can effectively capture the best moments of your vacation or a trip abroad.
The long autonomous operation of the smartphone is achieved with the help of a battery with a capacity of 5000 mAh. The manufacturer has not provided fast charging technology. However, we understand this given the price category. The best solution for recharging is while you sleep. That way you won't have to wait. In the morning you will have a new 100% charge.
Tecno Spark 8T offers Soplay 2.0. With its help you can become a music creator. You can record voice and create unique melodies. With one click you will have an original ringtone. And the best part is that you don't even have to be online.
Tecno Spark 8T is an extremely affordable smartphone that combines stylish design and functionality. It has a comfortable size and a pleasant to the touch body. An excellent choice for people who are not interested in flagship phones. At the same time, it is important for them to be able to take spectacular photos. And the creators of the Tecno Spark 8T have tried to make the photographic capabilities of the phone attractive. Among its positive aspects is Beauty 4.0 - artificial intelligence will successfully beautify men and women using algorithms.
Tecno Spark 8T video review
Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Tecno Spark 8T 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.