After the release of the Pouvoir 2 and Pouvoir 2 Pro, TECNO went ahead to release an 18K Gold Limited Edition of the device. We thought that was the end but TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air has just been silently pushed to the market.
The new Pouvoir 2 Air is the lowest edition of all the new Pouvoir devices with its specifications. It is powered by Android 8.1 (Go edition) has a 1GB RAM and a 16GB internal memory.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Key Specs
- 6.0-inch LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 720 pixels
- Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition)
- Quad-core 1.3GHz, MediaTek MT6580
- 1GB of RAM with 16GBGB built-in storage
- 13MP AF rear camera and 8MP selfie camera
- 5000mAh non-removable battery
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Design and Display
The smartphone has a plastic body and measures 159.75 x 76.81 x 8.6mm in dimensions.
At the front of the phone lies on a 6.0-inch full view display with a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. The LCD also has an aspect ratio of 18:9. Below the screen lies a large chin while at the edge of the device lies the volume and power buttons.
On the back panel lies a horizontally placed single primary camera. The sensor lies beside an LED flash. The back panel also has a centrally situated fingerprint scanner.
You can find the phone in colour options such as Midnight Blue and black.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Camera
The Pouvoir 2 Air has a 13MP rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture alongside an LED flash for capturing images in low light. The sensor can shoot videos at 720p at speeds of 30fps. It also supports HDR and Autofocus functions. The selfie snapper measures at 8MP and comes with an LED flash.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Hardware and Software
Under the hood, the smartphone has a MediaTek MT6580 processor. This chipset runs at 1.3GHz and works alongside a Mali-400MP2 GPU.
The device offers 1GB worth of RAM and an internal storage space of 16GB. However, you can extend the storage to 64GB with a MicroSD card.
The device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) wrapped with Tecno’s in-house HiOS skin.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Battery & Network Connectivity
This newest addition to the Pouvoir series has the support from a massive 5000mAh battery just like its predecessors. This capacity offers extended use times and longer standby times.
Like most phones, the Pouvoir 2 Air has dual slots for Nano SiMs. The device supports 2G and 3G networks however it does not work with 4G LTE. The device works with WiFi standards including Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct and Hotspot.
Its other connectivity options include Face Unlock and a Bluetooth v.40. It also has a MicroUSB port for mass storage and charging functions.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Full Specifications
- Dimension: 159.75 x 76.81 x 8.6 mm
- Material: Plastic
- Weight: N/A
- SIM: (Dual Nano-SIM, Dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.0-inch
- Screen Resolution: 18:9, 1440 x 720 pixels,
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition)
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6580, Quad-core 1.3GHz
- RAM: 1GB
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Card Slot: Yes, Up to 64GB
- Primary: 13MP with f/2.2
- Secondary: 8MP
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: No
- Bluetooth: Yes v4.0
- USB: Yes, micro USB
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
- NFC: No
- Sensor: Fingerprint scanner (rear mounted), Face ID, Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 5000mAh, non-removable
- Type: Lion
- Fast Charging: No
- OTG Support: Yes
TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Price and Availability
You can get this device in phone dealerships in major towns across the nation. The phone costs between N30,000-N40,000. You can also order from online stores at the same price range. Visit TECNO store on Jumia.