Tecno Spark 9 Pro Sport Edition unboxing and first impressions

The Tecno Spark 9 Pro Sport Edition is a budget smartphone that was recently launched in the Kenyan market. The phone is the latest iteration in the Spark series and has been designed by BMW’s Designworks.

Here are my first impressions of the phone plus unboxing.

Out of the box

The phone comes with a

  • Protective case
  • Charger + usb cable
  • Earphones
  • Sim ejector pin
  • Warranty & user guide documents

The phone is quite a looker courtesy of the work done by Designworks, a BMW group company. According to Tecno, the blue and white color scheme of the SPARK 9 Pro Sport Edition reminds people of the power and drama of the superhero. The bold and bright blue expresses the elements of metaverse and also presents futurism, while the purity and primitiveness of white appeals to young consumers who wish to express their refinement and preference for high standards.

The Tecno Spark 9 Pro features a MediaTek MT6769Z Helio G85 (12nm) chipset to ensure smooth performance more so when gaming. The 6.6-inch screen coupled with 1080 x 2460 pixels resolution makes viewing of media on the phone enjoyable. When it comes to the cameras, the Spark 9 Pro packs a triple camera setup at the back which comprises of a 50 MP, 2MP depth and QVGA, at the front it has a 32MP selfie camera. It also comes with AI-enhanced imaging features such as AI Cam and Super Night for that perfect photo.

The Spark 9 Pro packs a 5000mAh battery, an 18W flash charge which ensures that you are able to use the phone for a long period even under heavy usage.

Tecno Spark 9 Pro Specifications

Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
Body dimensions: 6.46 x 2.98 x 0.33 inches
Build: Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
Screen size: 6.6 inches
Resolution: 1080 x 2460  pixels
OS: Android 12
Chipset: MediaTek MT6769Z Helio G85 (12nm)
CPU: Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU: Mali-G52 MC2
Internal storage: 128 GB
Main camera:  50 MP (wide), 2 MP (depth), QVGA
Selfie camera: Single 32 MP
USB: USB Type-C 2.0
Battery type: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging: Fast charging 18W
Colors: Quantum Black, Burano Blue, Holy White, Hacker Storm, Sport Edition

The phone is available at all authorized Tecno outlets at a retail price of Ksh. 21,500. Stay tuned for a detailed review of the Tecno Spark 9 Pro Sports Edition.

Tecno launches the Spark Pro 9 sport edition designed by BMW in the Kenyan market