Tecno Y5 Specs, Features and Price

The Tecno Y5 is a dual sim based smartphone from the popular brand Tecno, an upgrade to the Tecno Y4, this post highlights the specs and features of the Tecno Y5. More details below

A quick Review of the Tecno Y5

Tecno Y5  is endowed with a 1GB of RAM and a cool 8GB worth of internal storage which will serve great purposes for storage sake. It can be further extended to 32GB with a micro SD card

It displays with a 5 inch screen with a resolution of 480 pixels by 854 pixels, Screen sharpness can be measured in the density of pixels per square inch of screen, and at 196 PPI.

The Tecno Y5 is powered by a dual-core Cortex-A7 CPU, MediaTek MT6572 Chipset, Mali-400 GPU. Its CPU runs at 1.3 GHz, which is higher than average for a smartphone processor.
In the battery section, the Y5 houses a 2,300 mAh of battery juice, a good battery capacity for a phone.
The price of the Tecno Y5 in Nigeria is around N17,800 (80 USD) which is a great price for a smartphone with this kind of spec sheet. It is available in various online stores in Nigeria today.
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Tecno Y5 Full Specifications and Price

General Information

2G Network GSM 900 / 1800
3G Network HSDPA  2100
4G Network No
SIM Dual mini SIM
Status Available June 2015


Dimensions 143 x 71.7 x 8.9 mm, 150 grams
Keyboard Touchscreen
Colors White, Black
Cover Plastic


Type IPS capacitive LCD touchscreen with 16,000,000 colors
Size 5.0 inches, 480 x 854 pixels, 196 pixels per inch

Memory And OS

Card slot MicroSD, up to 32GB
Internal 8GB
OS Android 4.4 KitKat
Processors 1.3GHz dual-core Cortex-A7 CPU, MediaTek MT6572 Chipset, Mali-400 GPU


Alert types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio port 3.5mm jack


2G GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 7.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.67 mbps uplink
4G No
WIFI Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth Version 3.0
USB MicroUSB v2.0


Primary 5MP, up to 2592 x 1944-pixel-pictures, HDR, autofocus, panorama, Geo-tagging camera with LED flash
Video 720@30fps
Secondary 2MP up to 1600 x 1200-pixel pictures


Capacity 2300mAh Li-Ion battery
Talk time
Music play

Other Features

Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML
Java No
Miscellaneous – MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
– FM Radio
– MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV player
– Image viewer and editor
– Document viewer and editor
– Preloaded applications – GTalk , WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube, Google Talk,  etc.


Price level About 85 USD and N17,000 in Nigeria

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