The Tecno W3 is also referred to as W3-H806, & is a mid-range Tecno Android smartphone which runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. If you feel the Tecno W4 is overpriced, the W3 should suffice for an alternative.
Tecno W3 Features Overview
The Tecno w3 comes with a screen measuring 5.0 inches diagonally. Unfortunately, the display resolution is a poor one with just 854 by 480 pixels. It supports multi-touch & has 16M colors.
The same 1GB RAM that is in the W4 is also what’s being used in the W3. A 8GB internal storage space is on board & can be further expanded up to 32GB if you want more storage space. The quad core processor clocks at the speed of 1.3GHz.
Tecno W3 packs a battery capacity of 2500 mAh, no upgrade from what is in the W4. The battery can last up to 9 straight hours on a single charge.
Concerning the camera, the Tecno W3 boasts a 5 mega pixels front camera with dual LED flash & 2 mega pixels camera with single LED light to give you great selfies even when in dark environment.
The W3 is a dual SIM smartphone with dual SIM standby, but has no 4G network support on none of the SIM.
The price tag on the Tecno W3 is quite affordable at 100 USD, which is Okay for what it has to offer. You can get the Tecno W3 for N27,000 in Nigeria.
DETAILED SPECS AND PRICE OF THE TECNO W3:
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100|
|SIM||Dual mini SIM|
|Dimensions||143 x 72.4 x 8.65 mm|
|Type||FW VGA, capacitative, multi-touch touchscreen with 16,000,000 colors|
|Size||5.0”, 854 by 480 pixels, 276 pixels per inch|
|MEMORY AND OS|
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 32GB|
|OS||Android 6.0 marshmallow|
|Processors||1.3GHz quad-core Cortex-A7 CPU, MediaTek MT6582 chipset, Mali-400MP2 GPU|
|Alert types||Vibration, MP3 ringtones|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|2G||GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 21 mbs downlink; Up to 5.76 mbs uplink|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct|
|Bluetooth||Version 4.0, A2DP|
|Primary||Primary 5MP comes with up to 2592 pixels X 1944 pixel pics, comes with Geo-tagging, autofocus, face detection, HDR, panorama camera with dual LED flash|
|Secondary||2MP, with LED flash.|
|Capacity||2500mAh Li-Po battery|
|Music play||7 hours|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass.|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Miscellaneous||– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player|
– FM Radio
– Document viewer/editor
– Preloaded applications – Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, etc.
|Price level||100 USD about NGN 27,000|
If you are interested in buying the Tecno W3, you can pick it up today for just N27,000 from Jumia.com.ng. Let me know in the comments if this review has been helpful to you, if you have the Tecno W3 and what you think of it.