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Tecno Pova 2 (128GB) vs Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)

Side by side comparison between Tecno Pova 2 vs Samsung Galaxy M13 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)
6.9"
IPS

1080x2460

48
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

7000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
08PointsSamsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)Compare Tecno Pova 2 X
Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
6.6"
PLS

1080x2408

50
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

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

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Pova 2 (128GB)11 Advantages Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)vsGalaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)8 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+1080x2460 pixels2%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2408 pixels
+6.9"5%
Larger screen
vs6.6"
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual ambient light sensor
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual proximity sensor
+7000 mAh40%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs5000 mAh
+18W20%
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.
vs15W
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
2GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2GHz 64bit Octa-Core7%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
228 grams (7.98 ounces)vs+192 grams (6.72 ounces)19%
Lighter
9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)vs+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)14%
Thinner
389 PPIvs+400 PPI3%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(quad camera) 48MP + 2MP + 2MP + 2MPvs+(triple camera) 50MP + 5MP + 2MP5%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Android 11vs+Android 12Advantage
Android 12 is newer and safer

33 Common items in both devices
128GB (107GB available) / 128GB (104GB available)
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
60Hz
16 million
Only digital zoom
+26 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
ModelPova 2 (128GB)Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Other model namesTecno Pova 2 (128GB + 6GB RAM)Galaxy M13 SM-M135M/Dual-SIM
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Latin America)BrazilChile
(Latin America), Brazil, Chile
BrandTecnoSamsung
Release date6/3/20216/1/2022, Announced: 5/27/2022
Depth9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)78.8 x 173.3 millimeters (3.1 x 6.82 in)76.9 x 165.4 millimeters (3.03 x 6.51 in)
Weight228 grams (7.98 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
System versionAndroid 11Android 12
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredOne UI Core 4.1

⚙️ Processor

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek Helio G85 (12nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 850 (8nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Dual-Core ARM-Cortex-A75
1.8GHz Hexa-Core ARM-Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 1 processor:
2GHz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G52 MC2 1GhzARM Mali-G52 MP1
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (107GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (104GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT PLS
Screen size6.9" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2460 pixels1080x2408 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)389 PPI400 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Refresh rate60Hz60Hz
Display features480nits[typ]Not supported

📶 Mobile networks

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 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/upload300/150 Mbps300/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 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 850/900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat7 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat7 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
2MP macro
2MP depth
2MP depth
(triple camera)
50 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2123°
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)2K UHD (2560x1440) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: 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 supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedMono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 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 Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Virtual ambient light sensor
Virtual proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 128GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity7000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered52 hours (2.2 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 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: Dazzle Black, Polar Silver, Power Blue
- HIOS 7.6
- Silicone case included
- Colors: Deep Green, Orange Copper, Light Blue

☢️ Radiation rate

Tecno Pova 2 (128GB)Samsung Galaxy M13 (SM-M135M/DS 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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