Tecno i5 Specifications, Price and Expected Release Date

The Tecno i5 is another lined up smartphone from the Tecno i series waiting to be released by the end of April 2017. Without much discussions, let me introduce to you what you should be expecting from this upcoming handset from the brand. Set your eyes on the Tecno i5 full specifications, features price and the expected release date which is scheduled on the tail end of this month.

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Tecno i5 Specifications, Price and Expected Release Date

Tecno i5 Features

Having a specs score of 64, the Tecno i5 is an above average smartphone in its price group. Just like the Tecno i3, it will be coming loaded with the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. It will have a Quad-core processor running at 1.5GHz and have dimension of 151.4 x 76.2 x 8mm, which is quite larger than the i3.

The Tecno i5 will feature a display screen of 5.5inch with a resolution of 1280 x 729 pixel. Other display features include HD IPS Display and sensors like Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, G Sensor and Fingerprint identity sensor. It is a dual SIM phone and it will also be coming with a 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory (expandable to 128GB via microUSD).


The Tecno i5 supports LTE + GSM network band and operates at frequencies of 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 and 3G HSDPA 2100 MHz. it also have multiple connectivity options like 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB and GPS. It wil come in 4 different colours; White, Grey, Black and Champagne Gold, and is expected to hit the market immediately after its release in India.

Tecno i5 Specifications

General Specifications

  • Launch Date:  30 Apr, 2017 (Expected)
  • Price: Rs. 11,490 (Expected)
  • Brand:           Tecno
  • Model:           I5
  • Colour:          White, Grey, Black, Champagne Gold
  • Form Factor:            Bar
  • Category:      Smartphone / Phablet
  • Dual Sim:      Yes
  • Hybrid Sim: No
  • Sim Card:      Dual Micro Sim
  • Waterproof: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner:         Front
  • Network:       LTE + GSM
  • Operating System: Android V7.0 (Nougat)
  • Metal Body:  Yes
  • Dimensions:            151.4 x 76.2 x 8 mm

Processor & RAM

  • Processor:   1.5 GHz Quad Core 64-bit
  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6737T
  • RAM:  2 GB
  • GPU:  ‎ARM Mali-T720


  • Internal Storage:     16 GB
  • Expandable Storage:        Up To 128 GB
  • Card Slot:     Micro Sd Card


  • Size:   5.5 Inches (Large)
  • Screen:          HD IPS Display
  • Sensors:       Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, G Sensor, Fingerprint Identity Sensor
  • Resolution: 720 x 1280 Pixels, HD
  • Pixel Density:          267 ppi
  • Colours:  16M
  • Keyboard:    Touch
  • Stylus:           No
  • Other Input Features:        Multi-Touch


  • Rear Camera:          13 MP
  • Front Camera:         8 MP
  • Rear Flash:   Quad LED Flash
  • Front Flash: LED Flash
  • Rear Camera Features:     Geo Tagging
  • Rear Auto Focus:   Yes
  • Video Recording:   1920×1080 @30 FPS, Full HD
  • Zoom:            Digital Zoom


  • Battery Capacity:    4000 mAh
  • Battery Type:           Li-Ion, Removable
  • Wireless Charging:            No
  • Quick Charging:  Yes

Calling & Messaging

  • Phone Book:           Unlimited
  • SMS:  Yes
  • MMS:  Yes
  • Instant Messaging:            Yes
  • Email: Yes


  • GPRS:            Yes
  • 2G:      GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G:      HSDPA 2100 MHz / HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • 4G:      LTE / LTE
  • VoLTE:          Yes
  • WiFi:   Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth:    V4.2
  • GPS:   GPS/ A-GPS
  • NFC Support:          No
  • USB Port:     Micro USB V2.0
  • Edge: Yes
  • HDMI: No
  • Miracast:         Yes
  • USB Type-C:            No


  • Radio:            Yes
  • Headset:         Yes
  • Audio Format:         WAV, MP3
  • Video Format:          3GP, DivX, MP4
  • Speaker:       Yes

Additional Information

  • Items in the Box:     Handset, Battery, Charger, Data Cable, Headset And User Guide

Tecno i5 Expected Release Date

Just the like the Tecno i3, the Tecno i5 release date is expected to be on the 30th of April, 2017.

Tecno i5 Price

The Tecno i5 price in India is expected to be Rs. 11,490 but it will be officially announced on the release date. Any update and changes will be affected in due course. The Tecno i5 price in Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Egypt and some other countries of the world will also be made known here after it is officially announced.

Price in India: Rs. 11,490 (expected)

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