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Tecno Pop 5 (BD3) vs Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)

Side by side comparison between Tecno Pop 5 vs Tecno Pova 2 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)
6.1"
IPS

720x1560

5
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
27PointsTecno Pova 2 (128GB)Compare Tecno Pop 5 X
Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
6.9"
IPS

1080x2460

48
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

7000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Pop 5 (BD3)3 Advantages Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)vsPova 2 (128GB)27 Advantages Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
+194 grams (6.79 ounces)18%
Lighter
vs228 grams (7.98 ounces)
+9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)1%
Thinner
vs9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsQuad-LED flash
1.3GHz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2GHz 64bit Octa-Core141%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4X2 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (23GB available)vs+128GB (107GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMCvs+eMMC 5.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Until 32GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
720x1560 pixelsvs+1080x2460 pixels137%
Higher resolution screen
282 PPIvs+389 PPI38%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.1"vs+6.9"13%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 2MP + 2MP + 2MP10 times
Higher resolution main camera
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/3.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.9 (aperture)58%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP59%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+2K UHD (2560x1440)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4000 mAhvs+7000 mAh75%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5Wvs+18W3 times
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

22 Common items in both devices
Plastic body, glass front
TFT IPS LCD
60Hz
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
+15 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
ModelPop 5 (BD3)Pova 2 (128GB)
Other model namesTecno Pop 5 (BD3, 32GB+2GB) 4000mAhTecno Pova 2 (128GB + 6GB RAM)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandTecnoTecno
Release date7/26/20216/3/2021
Depth9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 157.7 millimeters (2.98 x 6.21 in)78.8 x 173.3 millimeters (3.1 x 6.82 in)
Weight194 grams (6.79 ounces)228 grams (7.98 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Chipset32bit - Unisoc Spreadtrum SC7731E (28nm)64bit - MediaTek Helio G85 (12nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
1.3GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Dual-Core ARM-Cortex-A75
1.8GHz Hexa-Core ARM-Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T820 MP1 (600MHz)ARM Mali-G52 MC2 1Ghz
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (23GB available)
eMMC
128GB (107GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.1" inches6.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~76.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1560 pixels (19.5:9)1080x2460 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 2-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI389 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Refresh rate60Hz60Hz
Display featuresNot supported480nits[typ]

📶 Mobile networks

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps300/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels(quad camera)
48 megapixels
2MP macro
2MP depth
2MP depth
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fps2K UHD (2560x1440) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasQuad-LED flash
Focal aperturef/3.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/3.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported2 microphones or more
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh7000 mAh
Charger, watts5W (5V/1A) Standard charging18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Ice Lake Green, Obsidian Black, Ice Blue
- Android Go edition
- HIOS 7.5
- Silicon case included
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Dazzle Black, Polar Silver, Power Blue
- HIOS 7.6
- Silicone case included

☢️ Radiation rate

Tecno Pop 5 (BD3)Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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