Unboxing and Review of TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G

TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G Unboxing, Hands-On & First Impressions!


The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is one of the exciting yet new smartphones with great features and an affordable price tag, mostly available for gaming purposes. The phone has some awesome specs with an asking price placed just under the Dhs.1,101 mark. Today on this newsletter, I take you through the unboxing of the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G and share my first impressions of the phone from a hands-on perspective. Stay tuned to learn more about this exciting new smartphone and where it will be available in the coming weeks.

Design and Build

The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is a visually striking smartphone with a unique and eye-catching design. The phone is large-sized, 6.78 inches from corner to corner, with an obvious screen-to-body ratio of roughly 87%. It also has a 120Hz dynamic display fitted with a centered hole-punch selfie camera and minimized black borders.

The back of the phone, on the other hand, bears a wild design, with a comet green color option that comes complete with a chrome circuit board-looking design with LED accents. Built entirely out of plastic, there's no way you can scream "premium" at the top of one's lungs with the housing and build that it comes with.

At the very least, the phone will come with IP53-rated dust and splash protection for that extra bit of protection against everyday use and abuse. For security, it will also have an in-display fingerprint sensor. The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G does come with a set of accessories that add value to the overall package.

These include a case and a charging brick that deliver super-fast 70W with the USB-A adapter, a USB-A to USB-C cable, 3.5mm wired earphones, and a SIM ejector tool. The In-Box accessories will add value to when included in the box and enhance the user purchase experience when buying a new smartphone with everything one might need.

Furthermore, the phone has a dual SIM and SD card tray, a headphone jack, and an IR blaster. The product also has a strong case with thick, color-mmatched rubbery edges and a clear back showing off the design of the phone, while providing protection and adding little bulk to the slickness of the phone.

Generally, the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G comes with an outstanding design and a full package of accessories; thus, they turn to be one of the most enticing options to users of smartphones looking to fulfill their style and device features requirements.

Display Quality

TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G also enjoys the display—something that the user should be left yearning for. It has a little shy of 6.8 inches of an AMOLED panel with a Full HD 2436 x 1080 resolution, which presents a sharp viewing experience of about 393 PPI.

The high definition is displayed; thus, its ideal use in close human proximity ensures there is no pixelation visible. It is, therefore, ideal for any kind of content consumption.

One of the best things about this lot is the screen, with an impressive 120Hz refresh rate that offers the kind of buttery smooth, ultra-responsive feel usually associated with flagship devices, many times the price of this one. Users also have the option to switch to a 90Hz refresh rate to save battery life or gain a slight performance boost.

Pair this with the peak brightness of 1300 nits, much higher than average, and you get an extraordinarily vibrant, brilliantly bright display perfect for use outdoors with very little glare. And a pre-installed screen protector is included to give the already great user experience some added protection from day one.

Basically, TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is a budget phone that truly stands out with its display, which is punchy and has sharp colors at a high refresh rate, offering a rare experience for such an affordable budget phone.

Performance and Gaming

Powering this is a MediaTek Dimensity 6080 chipset, which is accompanied by 8 or 12GB of physical internal RAM. It further has the option to be used with as much as another 12GB of virtual RAM because of Memfusion. These specs make it a solid choice for gaming and overall performance. They also come with the Gamespace app, which hosts gaming performance settings and user options designed to optimize power, performance, and more.

Along with that huge RAM, this app is responsible for making the gaming experience very smooth so that for games full of graphics, including PUBG and Genshin Impact, there is no hiccup. The screen display is also of a 120Hz refresh rate, dynamic auto-switching refresh rate option, which combined will make the phone feel silky smooth and ultra-responsive. And with the Dual Speaker setup that consists of a physical second speaker, it gives one a well-rounded stereo listening while playing.

Overall, TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is not really a gaming phone in perspective, but with its powerful specs, the Gamespace app, and the high refresh rate display, this device will allow casual mobile gamers to find one of the best budget options in a gadget.

Battery and Charging Features

The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is equipped with a massive 6000mAh battery, offering exceptional battery life that outperforms most other smartphones in this price range. The phone will support 70-watt wired charging, which will juice up the phone from zero to 50% charge in about 20 minutes and add 100% volume to the phone in just an hour. It also supports 10W wireless charging and reverse wireless charging, a rare feature for a budget phone.
Other than all these, some of the main selling points for this phone would be the 4500mAh Li-Po battery with an in-built 18W fast-charging feature, Qi wireless charging, and reverse wireless charging.

Camera Features

The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G comes equipped with a triple-l lens camera of 108-megapixels. It has a two-megapixel secondary lens and a 0.08-megapixel auxiliary lens The second one is concerning the 32MP selfie camera located on the front side, granting much wider opportunities for shooting modes and camera functions.

That is with the camera app; there are dual video recording options, 2k video quality, and 1080p 60FPS shooting, along with tight manual controls, document scanning, low light, super night mode, and many more. Although the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is undoubtedly a budget smartphone, the arrangement of its camera system, speaking more than enough to compete with even the costliest devices on the market, in its turn, translates into very high-level pictures full of details.

Generally, camera features of TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G rank among the best options that any budget-sensitive user will be looking for while at the same time desiring to feel the power of professional photography.


1. What are the standout features of the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G?

Key highlights of the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G are: firstly, the three outstanding features, including a 6.78-inch AMOLED big panel with a refresh rate of 120Hz; mighty MediaTek Dimensity 6080 chipset, secondly, a massive 6000mAh battery; and thirdly, a set of triple lenses of 108-megapixel in the main.

2. What is included in the box with the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G?

Inside the box, there is a smartphone of the same color—TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G—with 70 W charging and USB-A output, a USB-A to USB-C cable, and also wired headphones of 3.5 mm with a pin to remove the SIM card. The accessories complete the package, and thus, from a new smartphone purchase, everything one will need is available.

3. What are the pricing and availability details of the TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G?

The TECNO POVA 6 Pro 5G is available at a recommended retail price, ranging from Dhs.840 to Dhs.987, depending on different configurations and the purchase location. The gadget is now officially announced in the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, and India, with more announcements in other parts of Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America within a week.