Tecno Spark 9T overview: A camera beast to capture your dreams

Tecno has been roaring on the smartphone streets lately. The brand has some brilliant handsets in its portfolio and the latest in line is Tecno Spark 9T. This phone was launched recently and its first sale goes live on amazon.in on August 6th. The phone has a brilliant 50MP triple rear camera setup, a vivid 6.6-inch FHD+ Dot-Notch display, a massive 5000mAh battery, and a whopping 7GB RAM! Let’s have a detailed look at the smartphone, what it offers, and how it beats the competition.

Cameras – Always ready for picture-perfect moments

The cameras are the highlighting feature of the Tecno Spark 9T. It has a 50MP triple rear camera setup with a primary sensor that has an f/1.6 aperture and Phase-detection autofocus (PDAF). You will get incredibly bright photos at the night due to the large aperture size, and subjects will be less blurry if your hands shake often while taking photos. There is a Super Night mode in the camera app, which will let you take bright and clear videos at night.

Apart from that, you also get various modes like Beauty, Portrait, HDR, Timelapse and slow motion up to 120fps. The auxiliary cameras include a 2MP portrait lens and an AI lens that will help you with video bokeh recording, a feature that is seen in high-end cameras.

Using the software algorithms, you can zoom in up to 10X to capture far-away subjects. What’s more, you can also place AR stickers, enhance scenes with AI scene detection and get that beautiful smile using the Smile Shot feature.

Coming to selfies, this smartphone has an 8MP sensor coupled with dual front flashes for brighter and more detailed shots at night. The sensor has a 1.12-micron pixel size for detailed portrait shots.

Performance – 7GB RAM makes this phone a power performer

The Tecno Spark 9T offers up to 7GB of RAM using Memory Fusion technology. Out of 7GB, 4GB will be LPDDR4X RAM and 3GB is virtual RAM. Thanks to this technology, the app launch speeds get a boost of up to 43 percent. This means you will get no hiccups while multitasking or running demanding apps.

The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G35 SoC, which is an Octa-core processor with clock speeds up to 2.3GHz. Coupling that with MediaTek’s HyperEngine technology, you are guaranteed to get smooth performance for everyday use. The phone also has a Super Boost feature, which constantly scans for junk and defrags the system with one click. This will keep your device running smoothly for years to come.

As far as storage is concerned, you will get 64GB of built-in storage, which can be expanded up to 512GB using a dedicated microSD card slot.

Design and display – Stands out from the crowd

This smartphone has a textured back, with a matte metal finish on the frame. The rear camera module is accompanied by a large flash slit consisting of four flashes, to make your face look brighter in low-light conditions. The phone is IPX2 Splash Resistant for ensuring durability in challenging conditions. In terms of colours, the phone will be available in Turquoise Cyan and Atlantic Blue colours.

The phone also has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, with which you can unlock your phone, dismiss the alarm, receive calls, and take pictures.

In terms of display, this phone is feature-packed. It has a 6.6-inch FHD+ LCD display with 401ppi density and a 20:9 aspect ratio with slim bezels. It is also bright with a typical brightness of 500nits.

Battery Life – Enough to go all day long and more

Big phones need big battery life. The Tecno Spark 9T is equipped with a 5000mAh battery, which will give you an impressive standby time of up to 39 days. The handset comes bundled with an 18W Flash Charger. As this charger offers a fast charging speed, you won’t have to spend long hours to juice up the phone even after a full discharge.

Software experience – Features that make your life easier

The Tecno Spark 9T comes with HiOS 7.6 out-of-the-box, which is based on Android 11. The entire software experience has been tweaked with new features such as Phone Cloner, Anti-Theft alarm, Vault 2.0, Story Album, Voice Changer, Kids Mode, and more.

Conclusion – Must buy phone for the price!

The Tecno Spark 9T is an all-rounder smartphone with the right mix of features and specifications for a good overall experience. For an asking price of Rs 9,299, you can’t really go wrong with this smartphone, especially considering the competition at this price range.