After the first Spark devices sparked many outrage from fans and customers about its many problems, TECNO released the next product from the series last Friday with improved features and better performance. We got a unit and here is the TECNO Spark 2 unboxing and first impressions.
Spark 2, albeit a 1GB RAM device comes with Google’s Android Go and a lot of Go apps for fast optimization. Its other features include a 6” full view display, Face ID and fingerprint scanner. According to TECNO’s official website, another variant with 2GB RAM is expected to be rolled out soon.
TECNO Spark 2 Key Specifications
- 6.0 inch HD display
- Android Oreo Go edition
- 1.3GHz Quad-Core
- 1/2GB RAM, 16GB ROM
- 13MP back camera with Flash
- 8MP front with Flash
- Fingerprint sensor, Face ID
- 3500mAh battery
TECNO Spark 2 Unboxing – The Box
Like last year’s own, TECNO has decided to follow the same theme for this year’s packaging. Spark 2 comes with the regular pink box showing a picture of the device in front.
There is not much going and we have the specifications of the device at the back of the box.
Inside the box
The box is covered from the top and to reveal the content, one would have to pull up the top casing.
On revealing, the phone is well-sited in the box, with the key specifications of the smartphone pasted on it with a plastered sheet which can be removed.
Revealing the accessories that came with the device
- 1 Protective Pouch
- 1 Power adapter
- 1 USB cable
- 1 Earphone pair
- 1 Ejector pin
- Manual, BoomPlay membership card and Warranty card.
TECNO Spark 2 Unboxing – The smartphone
Looking closely at the device, it features a plastic build with a decent design. The speaker grill, microphone jack and USB port are positioned below the phone.
The volume and power buttons are at the side to the right of the smartphone.
The SIM ejector tray is at the other side, it’s Micro-enabled and not Nano.
Its rear camera, LED flight and the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
TECNO Spark 2 First Impressions
There are arguments a 1GB RAM is not suitable for any smartphone these days, but Android Go was made for such purposes, Spark 2 looks really bright and sparky to the eyes. More will be revealed when we drop the full review.
TECNO Pouvoir 2 retails for N36,200 and you can buy from Jumia here.