Tecno L8 Full Specification, Review, Price and Availability in Nigeria


 About Tecno

The fast-growing Chinese Transsion Holdings company which has its base in Hong Kong TECNO is one of the mobile companies ruling the mobile market in Asia, Africa and more. Tecno mobility has been known for their high-grade and affordable smartphones ranging below 15,000 Naira.

Since Tecno inception in the Africa mobile market, they have been competitive putting their opponent on their feet.

For years back Tecno has ventured into the production of Android mobile phone featuring great specifications and design.however of all the Tecno series the L series is a well-known and well-appreciated device, known for their massive battery capacity. Tecno L8 is a clear example of the battery capacity of the L series.


Tecno L8 Full Specification, Review, Price and Availability in Nigeria

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The TECNO L8 is a beautifully crafted device designed with a polished metallic finishing all round and a curved edge to make it fit well at hand. Battery life has always been an issue for most smartphone users especially in Nigeria where power supply is not available every time of the day but been one of the L- Series device the L8 features a massive battery, strong enough to last the customer for at least 2 days, you can count more depending on  the usage of the phone. See Also:

Tecno L8 Design

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 Tecno L8  is a full aluminum unibody device, slightly curved at the edge, launched in April 2016 with a 5.5 Inches display screen size and an IPS capacitive touchscreen display type. Tecno L8  comes with the thinnest bezel I have seen on any Tecno smartphone with a  dimension of 154 x 77.5 x 8.85 mm slim enough to make the screen fit well and give a premium look and a good hand feel.

Tecno L8 Display

Tecno L8 is a slightly Curved device with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen type which is protected by a Gorilla Glass with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels resulting in 320 ppi per density. This smart device measures a dimension of 154 x 77.5 x 8.85 mm, and display colours up to 16 million which gives the device a colourful and bright display.

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Tecno L8 Camera

Tecno L8 is launched with a camera befitting of a mid-range device with an 8MP Rear camera featuring HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, panorama camera with LED flash. We all know the L-Series is not so much on camera so we believe this camera is good enough for a mid-range device, however, if you need a phone with shape camera i advise you check out the Camon Series.

Tecno L8 Processor

Tecno L8 is powered by MediaTek MT6572 chipset which offers a 1.3GHz dual-core Cortex-A7 CPU and Mali-400 graphics which helps produce an optimum performance with less power consumption & more which helps the device to work very fast.

Tecno L8 Storage

Tecno L8 runs on a 1GB RAM and packs 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card which is enough to store any document.


Tecno L8 OS

Tecno L8 runs on 5.1 Lollipop Android version though not the latest but one of the most efficient and user-friendly Android version which enhances a smooth operation of the device no matter the number of applications running.

Tecno L8 Battery

As the Tecno L-Series has been known to be powered by massive battery capacity just the right phone for Nigeria Electricity condition. Tecno L8 is powered by a non-removable 5050 mAh Li-ion Battery. this is the main selling point of all Tecno L series device,  the ability to power the device for a very long period of time no matter the level of usage which has given the L series the upper hand over other Tecno Mobile Series. The battery supports reverse charging, which means that it be used as a power bank to charge another device and has a long lasting battery life.


BRAND Model Tecno L8
LAUNCH Announced April 2016
Availability Available on Kara.com.ng
BODY Dimensions 154 x 77.5 x 8.85 mm
Weight 135 g
SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY Type IPS capacitive touchscreen with 16 Million colors
Size 5.5 inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels  (~267 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
PLATFORM OS Android 5.1 Lollipop
Chipset MediaTek MT6572
CPU 1.3GHz dual-core Cortex-A7
GPU Mali-400
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16 GB, 1 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary 8MP, LED flash
Features HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, panorama
Video Yes
Secondary 2MP
SOUND Alert types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WIFI hotspot, Wi-Fi direct
Bluetooth 4.0
Infrared port No
Radio FM radio,
USB micro USB 2.0
FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No

– SNS integration
– MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
– Document viewer– Image viewer and editor
– Voice memo/dial/command
– Predictive text input
– Preloaded apps –  Gmail, Gtalk, Google Now, Youtube, Flash Share, Facebook, Palmchat
BATTERY   Non-removable Li-Ion 5050 mAh battery

Where To Buy Tecno L8 in Nigeria.

In case you will love to buy a smartphone of great features and at the same time pocket-friendly, Tecno L8 is the phone for you. Get yours now to take the picture ever with just one shot, however, for convenience, you can buy it from an online shopping store.

The best website to visit to buy your Tecno L8 is Kara.com.ng  where you will enjoy fast delivery to your location in Nigeria within 24 hours to 48 hours, good customer support and ability to choose any mode of payment for your goods.