Tecno R7 is a 5.5-inch phablet, the second from Tecno after the Tecno D7. Compared to the D7 however, it should offer a much better experience with four times more RAM and a 6-core MediaTek processor. The screen of the Tecno R7 also packs more pixels, giving it a more brilliant view.
The Hardware & Software
Tecno R7 runs the Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) on a 1.5GHz 6-core processor with 2GB of RAM. At least on paper, this will bring a superior performance to the Tecno R7 compared to its look-alike sibling that features just a 1.3GHz dual-core processor and 512MB RAM.
Tecno R7 comes in a slimmer design and supports WhatsApp and BBM.
Display & Camera
Tecno R7 sports a 5.5-inch touch display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It has a rear 5 megapixels camera with flash, BSI sensor and autofocus. Tecno R7 has a 5 megapixels front facing camera for video calling and self portraits.
Price & Availability
Tecno R7 is now available in Nigeria. You can buy online or at a phone store near you. Tecno R7 Price in Nigeria ranges from N42,500 to N45,000 depending on your location in the country.
Tecno R7 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Tecno R7:
- Mini SIM (Normal SIM)
- Dimensions: 158 x 78.5 x 8.4 mm
- Storage: 16 GB memory card included, supports up to 32GB microSD card
- Display: 5.5-inch IPS Display (720 x 1280 pixels, 267 ppi)
- Corning Gorilla Glass
- Rear Camera: 13 MP Camera with Flash, Autofocus, BSI Sensor
- Front Camera: 5 MP Front Facing Camera with Video Calls, BSI Sensor, Wide Angle
- Android 4.2.2 OS (Jelly Bean)
- 1.5 GHz 6-core Processor
- Memory 2 GB RAM
- Colours: black, white
- Wi-Fi Hotspot
- Twitter, Facebook
- GSM/EDGE 900/1800MHz
- WCDMA 2100MHz
- 3.75G Internet (Up to 21Mbps)
- Chat, EMail, & Social Networking
- Supports WhatsApp and BBM
- GPS with Gogle Maps
- Music/Video Player
- Facebook, GMail
- Bluetooth 3.0
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor
- USB 2.0
- Stereo FM Radio
- Voice Recording
- 2430 mAH Battery Capacity
- Up to ? Hours Talktime (3G)
- Up to ? Hours Standby Time