• Priced at INR 7999, SPARK 8 features best in class design, display and camera, paired with 64GB storage is designed to meet consumer’s daily storage need and give them a holistic smartphone experience
• The new smartphone will be available in retail stores from 15th September 2021
New Delhi, 13th September 2021: TECNO, the global premium smartphone brand, today announced the launch of SPARK 8 – yet another future-ready smartphone that flaunts segment-leading features from its iconic SPARK series. Riding on the success of SPARK series TECNO has already consolidated its position among the top 5 smartphone players in India, in the 6-10K segment, and continues to strengthen its portfolio with the launch of compelling new products. The all-new SPARK 8 smartphone is equipped with disruptive features such as 64GB memory, allowing consumers to keep their precious photos/videos forever, and a 16MP AI dual High-resolution Camera, enabling its users to capture high-quality, memorable photographs. The smartphone also comes with a powerful 5,000 mAh battery that provides an outstanding battery performance, and all of this is packed in an all-new metal coding design at an aggressive price point of Rs. 7,999.
TECNO’s latest SPARK 8 is designed for the discerning youth of India, for whom their smartphones are the primary gadget for their daily needs. The SPARK series is known for its best-in-class design, display, camera and overall smartphone experience in the affordable segment. Keeping in line with its brand ethos, the SPARK 8 is loaded with category-defining features such as a segment-leading 6.52” HD+Dot-notch Display with a 120Hz Touch response rate for smoother operation. For the selfie lovers, the smartphone comes with an 8MP front camera with dual flash to click brighter and clear selfies and make video calls even in the low light. The smartphone comes with a visually thin body frame, a large surface battery cover design, and the rear camera frame is integrated with an FP sensor that gives the smartphone a unique feel.
Commenting on the launch, Mr Arijeet Talapatra, CEO -TRANSSION India, said, “At TECNO, customer satisfaction has always been at the core of our product innovation and is something that drives us forward. With the SPARK series, our strategy is to continue to focus on smartphones that disrupt the budget and mid-budget segments with industry-leading specifications at unmatched price points. In line with brand TECNO’s ‘Stop at Nothing’ approach, it is our endeavor to consistently introduce the best-in-class functional innovations that create greater accessibility for Indian consumers. We are confident that with the new range of SPARK 8 smartphones, we will continue to garner the love and support of our customers.”
Key USP’s of SPARK 8:
64GB bigger storage
The SPARK 8 houses ample internal storage of 64GB consumers need not worry about deleting their precious photos or videos. The storage type is eMMC 5.1 for high-speed data reading and data transfer. The memory can further be expanded up to 256GB with a microSD card for an unmatched storage. The smartphone is also equipped with an LPDDR4x RAM for Super-Fast Applications Experience.
16MP AI-enhanced dual Rear High-Quality Camera
The SPARK 8 is equipped with a 16MP AI Dual Rear Camera with an F1.8 large aperture and Quad for capturing super clear pictures even in low light. Moreover, it supports various Pro shooting modes like 1080P Time-lapse, Slow Motion, AR Shot, smile capture, AI Portrait and many more to help you click professional photos and videos.
For selfie lovers, Spark 8 comes with an 8MP front camera with dual front flash, AI beauty and many other modes for a perfect selfie even in low light.
New Metal Coding Design for a premium feel
The SPARK 8 flaunts a bold, appealing, energetic and youth-centric design. Its Integrated rear camera designs, the visually slim frame, and the cutting edge NCVM coloring process provide beautiful color patterns, a trendy look, higher visual recognition and a great product value. Thus, giving it a premium feel and look designed for young and stylish millennials & GenZ.
Powerful 5,000mAh battery long-lasting battery
The SPARK 8 houses a mega 5000 mAh battery. This provides a whopping standby time of up to 47 days, 34 hours of calling, 19 hours of web browsing, 132 hours of music playback, and 21 hours of video playback.
An expansive yet handy 6.52 “display for immersive viewing
The Spark 8 comes with a big 6.52” HD+ Dot Notch display with a 720 x 1600 resolution which is quite handy. The 88.6% body ratio, 269 PPI screen pixel density and 480 nits brightness makes the screen vivid and better for daylight, making SPARK 8 perfect for all your e-activities, watching videos and game playing.
TECNO SPARK 8 will be available for sale in retail stores from 15th September 2021 in three punchy colors: Atlantic Blue, Turquoise clan, and the iris purple.