Tecno Pova 6 Pro 5G is confirmed to be unveiled later this month. The phone is set to be the successor to the Tecno Pova 5 Pro 5G. The company had earlier announced the launch timeline of the handset but did not provide further details about it. However, the upcoming smartphone has now reportedly been spotted on certification sites, hinting at some of its key specifications. One such listing suggests design, RAM, storage and charging details.
MySmartPrice report claims that Tecno Pova 6 Pro 5G was listed on the FCC database with model number TECNO-LI9. The report states that a phone with the same model number was previously spotted on Google Play Console. The design shown in the FCC listing suggests that the phone may be equipped with dual rear camera units with an LED flash unit, housed within a large, trapezoidal camera module at the top left corner of the back panel. The volume rocker and power button appear on the right edge of the handset.
The listing also indicates that the Tecno Pova 6 Pro 5G will likely be equipped with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of onboard storage. It is also said to support 70W wired fast charging. The Google Play Console listing reveals that the phone will be powered by an octa-core chipset with two Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0GHz paired with Mali G57 GPU. Although the SoC was not specified, the core cluster and frequency suggest it could be the MediaTek Dimensity 6100+. It is also reported that the phone will come with Android 14-based UI.
Earlier, Tecno had announced that the Pova 6 Pro 5G will be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 which will be held in Barcelona between February 26 and 29. The company also confirmed that the upcoming handset will be its first model. The brand will feature support for Dolby Atmos spatial sound.
Notably, Tecno Pova 5 Pro 5G was launched in India in August 2023. The phone comes with MediaTek Dimensity 6080 SoC and a 5,000mAh battery with 68W wired fast charging support. It runs Android 13-based HiOS 13.1 out-of-the-box and features a 6.78-inch full-HD+ 120Hz display.
As for optics, the Tecno Pova 5 Pro 5G is equipped with a dual rear camera unit that includes a 50-megapixel primary sensor and an unspecified secondary AI-supported sensor. The front camera of the handset has a 16 megapixel sensor. At launch, the model, offered in Dark Illusion and Silver Fantasy shades, will be priced at Rs. 14,999 and Rs. Rs 15,999 for the 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants respectively.