TECNO POP 5 Quick Specs
  • OS: Android 10.
  • Release Date: April 2021.
  • Network Type: 2G/3G
  • Display: 6.1-inch, 720×1560 pixels resolution
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6761
  • Selfie Camera: 5 MP
  • Rear camera: 5 MP dual
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • ROM: 16 GB
  • Battery: 4000 mAh
  • Review
  • Related: TECNO Pop 5P.


Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: No.
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Micro-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 10 (Go Edition)

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 157.7 x 75.7 x 9.95 mm
  • Weight: 178g
  • Display: 6.1 inches, 720 x 1560 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD, waterdrop  screen
  • Colours: Ice Lake Green. Obsidian Black. Ice Blue.
  • Physical Build: Plastic
TECNO POP 5 specs and price in Nigeria

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 1.3 GHz Quad-core, Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: MediaTek MT6761
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-400MP
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 5 MP + AI sensor, LED flash, 720p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 5 MP, Face Recognition, 720p@30fps video capture
TECNO POP 5 front and rear cameras

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: No.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
  • USB: microUSB v2.0.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 4000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 5W standard charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: TECNO BD2.

TECNO POP 5 Launch/Release Information

  • Announced: April 2021
  • Release Date: April 2021
  • Country Availability: India. Pakistan. Bangladesh. Nigeria. Ghana. Kenya. South Africa. Senegal. Tanzania. Cote D’Ivoire.

Price of TECNO POP 5

  • USD: $87.
  • Nigeria: ₦34,000


TECNO pop 5 price in Nigeria

Questions and Answers about TECNO POP 5

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about TECNO POP 5.

Is TECNO POP 5 a 4G phone?

The Pop 5 is not a 4G LTE phone.

Does TECNO POP 5 have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; TECNO POP 5 has a fingerprint reader.

Does TECNO POP5 have Gorilla Glass?

No; the Pop 5 does not have Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.

Does TECNO POP 5 have quick charging?

No; the Pop5 does not have quick charging technology.

Will TECNO POP 5 work in the USA?

TECNO POP 5 has limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

What is the price of TECNO POP 5 in Nigeria?

POP 5 was introduced in the country at a price of ₦34,000.

Is TECNO Pop 5 3G or 4G?

Pop 5 is a 3G-only phone. It does not support 4G LTE network.

Is TECNO Pop 5 Go battery removable

The battery of the Pop 5 is non-removable.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

The POP 5 follows in the footsteps of its predecessor, TECNO Pop 4, in being an entry-level Android phone that supports only 2G and 3G mobile networks. It has a nominally bigger screen and offers the basics for those looking for a cheap smartphone with good battery life. If you are one of those, you should consider buying a TECNO POP 5.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is a recommendation that we make based on our evaluation of the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

Phone Review Rating

We have spent time using a POP 5, and our conclusion is that the beautiful panel and battery life are its strongest points. Read our full TECNO POP 5 review.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and  information on this page about the TECNO POP 5 are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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