Tecno has unveiled its latest addition to the budget-friendly Spark series with the launch of the Tecno Spark Go 2024 in India. This affordable smartphone, the pinnacle of budget devices, hit the Indian market on December 4. Tecno, a prominent Chinese smartphone manufacturer, made waves at the Mobile World Congress 2023 by introducing its inaugural foldable smartphone, the Tecno Phantom V Fold, followed by the Tecno Phantom V Flip.
The company is already setting its sights on the next iteration of foldable smartphones, anticipated for an imminent announcement. After its debut in Malaysia, the Tecno Spark Go is now poised to make its mark in the Indian market.
The Tecno Spark Go introduces itself in two enticing color variants. Its standout feature is the 90Hz refresh rate, complemented by a novel software addition called Dynamic Port. This feature ingeniously displays notifications and alerts directly within the camera cutout on the front screen.
Under the hood, the Tecno Spark Go 2024 is fueled by Unisoc’s T606 chipset, offering configurations with up to 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. Powering the device is a robust 5,000 mAh battery, ensuring sustained usage.
The pricing for the base variant, featuring 3 GB RAM and 64 GB storage, is set at Rs. 6,499. Tecno has indicated that prices for the 8 GB RAM + 64 GB storage and 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage models will be disclosed at a later date. The Tecno Spark Go (2024) will be available in the alluring Gravity Black and the pristine Mystery White color options.
Running on Android 13 (Go Edition) with HiOS 13 overlay, the Tekno Spark Go boasts a 6.54-inch full-HD+ IPS display with a remarkable 90Hz refresh rate. The display is fortified with Panda screen protection. Introducing the innovative Dynamic Port software feature, notifications elegantly converge around the selfie camera’s cutout.
The phone is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-Core SoC from Unisoc and supports up to 8 GB of RAM. Leveraging memory fusion technology, users can utilize unused storage as virtual RAM. The device flaunts a dual rear camera setup featuring a 13MP primary sensor and an AI lens, accompanied by dual flash.
Tecno proudly asserts that the Spark Go 2024 is the first smartphone in its segment to offer a 90Hz refresh rate. The inclusion of Dynamic Port enhances the functionality of notifications, while the Panda screen protection ensures durability.
Noteworthy features also include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and an Anti-oil fingerprint sensor for added convenience. Tecno’s promotional slogan for the smartphone, “Bharat ka Apna SPARK” (India’s SPARK), underlines its commitment to the Indian market. Additionally, the Spark Go 2024 distinguishes itself as the first in its segment to boast DTS Dual Stereo Speakers.