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Tecno Pova 3 (64GB) vs Samsung Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)

Side by side comparison between Tecno Pova 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520) phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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6.9"
IPS

1080x2460

50
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

Octa-core

7000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
05Points Samsung Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520) Compare Tecno Pova 3 X
3.7"
AMOLED

480x800

8
MP

0.3mp

384MB
RAM

Single-core

1800
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)

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!

Pova 3 (64GB)} 29 Advantages Tecno Pova 3 (64GB) vs Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)} 5 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
+2GHz 64bit Octa-core (12nm)5 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs720MHz 32bit Single-core
+4GB LPDDR4X10 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs384MB LPDDR
+64GB (48GB available)2 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)57%
Thinner
vs14.9 millimeters (0.59 inches)
+1080x2460 pixels6 times
Higher resolution screen
vs480x800 pixels
+389 PPI54%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs252 PPI
+6.9"86%
Larger screen
vs3.7"
+(triple camera) 50MP + 2MP + 0.08MP6 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+EIS: Digital stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsNot supported
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+(front) 8MP25 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 0.3MP
+2K UHD (2560x1440)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) VGA (640x480)
+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 2.1 Eclair
+4G LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G LTE-A network is newer and faster
vs3G HSUPA
+(4G LTE-A) 400 Mbps55 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+7000 mAh3 times
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1800 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
You can have more mobile carriers/operators on the same device.
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5]Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5] is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n [wifi4]
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs3.0 + A2DP
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
vsHTML, XHTML, Flash player
230 grams (8.05 ounces)vs+156 grams (5.46 ounces)47%
Lighter
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

11 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
+4 specs and more in the table below

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๐Ÿ“ฑ Model features

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
 
ModelPova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Other model namesTecno Pova 3 LF7nSamsung i8520 Galaxy Beam 1, Samsung Galaxy Beam i8520 M16
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
Singapore
Singapore
BrandTecnoSamsung
Release date5/25/20227/8/2010
Depth9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)14.9 millimeters (0.59 inches)
Size (width x height)78.46 x 173.1 millimeters (3.09 x 6.81 in)59.8 x 123 millimeters (2.35 x 4.84 in)
Weight230 grams (8.05 ounces)156 grams (5.46 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

๐Ÿ“ฒ Display

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.9" inches3.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~53% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2460 pixels (20:9)480x800 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)389 PPI252 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Refresh rate90Hzfeature not registered
Display featuresNot supportedfeature not registered

๐Ÿค– Operating System

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
System versionAndroid 11Android 2.1 Eclair
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User InterfaceHIOSfeature not registered

โš™๏ธ Processor

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Chipset64bit: MediaTek Helio G88 (12nm)32bit: Texas Instruments OMAP 3440 (65nm)
CPUOcta-core, 2 processors:
2x 2GHz ARM Cortex-A75 (Dual-core)
6x 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A55 (Hexa-core)
Single-core, 1 processor:
1x 720MHz ARM Cortex-A8 (Single-core)
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G52 MC2 (1GHz)PowerVR SGX530
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

๐Ÿ’ฝ Memory and storage

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X384MB LPDDR
Internal storage64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)

๐Ÿ“ถ Mobile networks

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum Download / Upload400/150 Mbps7.2/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse 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 900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 41, 40)
VoLTE
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ACSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 41, 40)
VoLTE
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ANot supported

๐Ÿ“ท Camera

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
50 megapixels
2MP depth f/2.4
0.08MP AI
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution8160x6120 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)2K UHD (2560x1440) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.6 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8ยตm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedNot supported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationNot supported
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasNot supported
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

๐Ÿ“ธ Front camera

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels640x480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)VGA (640x480)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

๐Ÿ”‰ Sound and multimedia

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
LoudspeakerStereo sound with dual speakers
DTS
Supported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or moreNot supported
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+

๐Ÿ”Œ Connectivity

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac [wifi5] (2.4GHz, 5GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

๐Ÿงญ Sensors

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported

๐Ÿ”‹ Battery

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity7000 mAh1800 mAh
Charger, watts25W Wired fast charging
10W Reverse charging by cable
Wired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingNot supportedfeature not registered
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered7.4 hours
Standbyfeature not registered530 hours (22.1 days)

โž• Other features

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, Flash player
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneousโ€ข Colors: Eco Black, Electric Blue, Tech Silver
โ€ข Panther game engine
โ€ข Colors: Black
โ€ข Samsung TouchWiz 3 UI
โ€ข 3D stereo sound
โ€ข DNSe 2.0
โ€ข Samsung Kies
โ€ข Built-in WVGA DLP Pico projector
โ€ข Java framework

โ˜ข๏ธ Radiation rate

Tecno Pova 3 (64GB)Galaxy Beam (GT-i8520)
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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