Tecno have just refresh the entry-level Tecno Pop 1 launched earlier in April this year
. Almost all specifications of the Tecno POP 1 and POP 2 are the same. The only area of difference is the fact that the new Tecno POP 2 comes with Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition), instead of the Android 7.0 (Nougat) in the older Pop 1
.Also, the new Tecno POP 2
has been redesigned. The back has gotten curvy, and the rear camera is now housed in a shell, with POP 2 logo on side, and the single LED flash on the other hand. Just like the older Pop 1, the Pop 2 comes with a 5.5-inch display, and a single loud place at the back of the device. As far as specification goes, the Tecno Pop 2 comes with a 5.5-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone also run Android 8.1 (Oreo: Go Edition) out of the box, with Google optimized apps, and all Android Oreo Go edition apps pre-loaded. This includes, Google Go, YouTube Go and Google Assistant for Android (Go edition), among others.As for the CPU, it is same MediaTek MT6580A SoC, clocked at 1.3Ghz along with Mali-400MP2. The device provides 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. The camera department includes a 5MP main camera, and 8MP front-facing sensor. Both front and back camera sensors are assisted by a single LED flash on both sides.
Other specifications and features of Tecno Pop 2 include a Dual SIM, 3G/2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS + GLONASS, and powered by a 2400mAh battery.