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Tecno i5 is a mid-range smartphone in its Tecno’s new i Series targeted at the Indian market. The smartphone comes with a high capacity battery, large HD display, quad-core processor, and decent RAM.

Display & Design
  • Flaunting an elegant unibody design, the Tecno i5 has a body made of metal to show ruggedness. It is also a bit on the slim side at about 8 mm. The weight is just perfect at 160 grams. Tecno i5 comes in gold, black or grey finish.
  • The Tecno i5 shows great promise in the camera department. You will find a 13 megapixel sensor on its rear. It offers autofocus and subject tracking features. This pairs with an 8 megapixel front facing sensor. Quality selfies appear on the card, in particular with flash also on the front.
  • Onboard storage stands at 16 GB, which is decent. You will be able to add up to 128 GB via a dedicated microSD card slot.
  • As for processing power, the Tecno i5 packs a quad-core MediaTek 6737T chipset whose speeds top at 1.5 GHz. This gets backing from 2 GB of RAM. The available memory should boost performance beyond what an average budget device can muster. Running the device is Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. This has Tecno’s HiOS 1.1 lying on top of it.


Tecno i5


Tecno i5 Key Features

  • 5.5-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (267ppi)
  • 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek 6737T CPU with 2GB RAM
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • 16GB Storage with support up to 128GB memory card
  • 13MP Rear Camera and 8MP Front Camera
  • Front and Rear Flash
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
  • 4G LTE Data
  • 4000 mAh Battery


Tecno i5 is targeted at the Indian market and is expected at a price of 11,495 INR in India. Tecno i5 is not yet available in Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya. If and when available, you can buy the affordable smartphone at leading online stores in Nigeria and Kenya. Tecno i5 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N65,000 to N95,000 depending on your location in the country. Price in Kenya starts at around KSh 14,499.