TECNO POVA 5 Pro 5G: Budget gaming phone with LED back design launched in PH

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The POVA 5 Pro 5G is the latest addition to the much-loved POVA Series launched in the PH on Aug 2023. The all-new 5G capable smartphone highlights its upgraded Mecha Design with an Interactive LED Ambient Light Display, Powerful Performance Experience and Extraordinary Battery System. All of which brings about an incredible all-round gaming experience to Filipinos.

MANILA, Philippines – With the introduction of the POVA 5 Series in August, innovative technology brand TECNO, levels it up even more with the launch of the POVA 5 Pro 5G today. What’s even more impressive? It cost only P9,999!

Back with the innovative Mecha Design, the POVA 5 Pro 5G now comes with a new tech-infused Interactive LED design alongside a MediaTek Dimensity 6080 5G processor, 68W Ultra Charge, Upgraded Heat Dissipation and a 6.78” 120Hz Refresh Rate FHD+ Display. This makes the POVA 5 Pro 5G the most competitive 5G smartphone below the 10K PHP range.

The POVA 5 Pro 5G comes in two colorways: Silver Fantasy and Dark Illusion. Starting today, fans can now get the POVA 5 Pro 5G via the official TECNO e-commerce platforms on TikTok Shop, Lazada, and Shopee. For those looking to buy in store, it will be available starting September 12.

Score up to 54% OFF during the #TECNOSuperBrandDay on TikTok Shop!

As a surprise for the fans, TECNO will be having exciting deals and promos during the #TECNOSuperBrandDay on TikTok Shop from September 7 to 11! Those looking to buy their own POVA 5 Pro will get 1 FREE Gift Box. While those looking to score other TECNO products are in for a treat because you can get discounts as big as 54% OFF for select items.

Bringing new energy and vibrancy to life with an Innovative Interactive LED Design

POVA 5 Pro 5G reimagines the 3D Mecha Design of the POVA 5 Series with an innovative Colorful LED Ambient Light Design. Utilizing the most advanced nano-micro-engraving lithography technology, this new upgrade simulates a three-dimensional sense of light and shadow that makes the device truly alive when you’re gaming!

The light strip has a 9-color RGB interactive design that boasts an array of dynamic visual light effects that breathes into every aspect of the device. When receiving calls, it synchronizes with the vibration rate of the ringtone and creates a cyclic flashing effect. When charging it exhibits distinct colors corresponding to the current battery level. Even when you’re gaming, the smartphone will light up into different color hues! This upgrade surely brings a new energy and vibrancy to your everyday life.

Effortless 5G performance with MediaTek Dimensity 6080

POVA 5 Pro 5G levels up the POVA series with the exceptional MediaTek Dimensity 6080 5G processor. With a 6nm processor, this powerful chip delivers lightning-fast performance when gaming. On top of this, it also comes with a Smart 5G 2.0 that reduces power consumption. How it works is that it recognizes device usage and then analyzes the network environment to intelligently switch between 4G and 5G in order to save battery.

Complementing its compelling processor is an equally mighty storage. With up to 256GB ROM and 8+8 Extended RAM, POVA 5 Pro 5G users can enjoy a super smooth experience with flagship-level storage. The large memory improves hot start-up time by 67% and improves the average app start-up time by 39%, while increasing the number of background cached apps to 25.

Enjoy uninterrupted gaming with Massive Battery and 68W Ultra Charge

Equipped with a 5000mAh Battery, the POVA 5 Pro 5G will surely meet all your smartphone needs. Users can enjoy 31+ hours of calling, 9+ hours of gaming, 13+ hours of web browsing, or 12+ hours of video screening. If that’s not enough, the POVA 5 Pro 5G has a 68W Ultra Charge, the fastest-charging smartphone in the POVA 5 Series and a true competitor in its price bracket. The smartphone charges to 50% in just 15 minutes, and from zero to 100% in only 45 minutes. With just one charge, users can become truly immersed in the incredible POVA 5 Pro 5G experience all day long.

The POVA 5 Pro 5G also comes with Battery Lab 3.0 which adapts power-saving strategies to different scenarios. Other battery features include the: (1) Bypass Charge which diverts battery power directly to the motherboard when fully charge to keep the smartphone cool and extend battery life, (2) Charging Port Monitoring alerts users to liquids or foreign objects in the port to prevent damages, and the (3) STS Secure Battery Technology obstructs dangerous internal short circuits.

Unparalleled all-round experience for gamers

POVA 5 Pro 5G delivers a visual treat for gaming enthusiasts. Color and motion come to life with the smartphone’s stunning 6.78” FHD+ Screen with full-frame brilliance, while the screen’s 120Hz High Refresh Rate captures transition details seamlessly.

Collaborating with three popular mobile games, the POVA 5 Pro 5G features high-frame adaptations for both Mobile Legend: Bang Bang (MLBB) and Free Fire. The device reaches a maximum of 120 FPS and maintains a stable 80 FPS experience when running the MLBB.  For Free Fire, it supports up to 90 FPS gameplay, delivering a high-resolution visual experience to players. POVA 5 Pro 5G also provides optimized vibration feedback for PUBG, using a linear motor along the Z-axis to enhance in-game haptic feedback. This refined vibration brings a distinct gaming experience for players.

Other features gamers can look forward to are: (1) the upgraded Vapor Chamber Cooling System delivers a multi-layer temperature control, the 12979mm² ultra large heat dissipation area, including a 2820mm² VC cooling area which can lower the core chip temperature by more than 2°C in heavy-duty gaming scenarios. (2) Meanwhile, the Panther Engine 3.0 has a one-click intelligent temperature control that improves gaming fluency and reduces game power consumption by up to 10%.  (3) Lastly, the Dual Speakers with Hi-Res and DTS-certification allows for an immersive audio experience that will capture the hearts and imaginations of gamers.

POVA 5 Pro 5G Free Fire Special Edition: A Gamer’s Dream

POVA 5 Pro 5G is available in a special edition Free Fire Special Edition which is set to captivate gamers even further through the collaboration with the game’s developer, Garena. With the same hardware as the standard POVA 5 Pro 5G, the special edition creates an unforgettable Free Fire-themed smartphone experience for gaming fans. The POVA 5 Pro 5G Free Fire Special Edition offers special customizations, from packaging design to software, and harmonizes the much-loved game characters with the exceptional capabilities of the device.

Aspiring gamers battle it out like never before! TECNO concludes its first-ever POVA 5 GWWP Tournament with a P150,000 grand prize!

Committed to providing the best gaming experience for every Filipino, TECNO had its first season of the GGWP Tournament. With over 100 registrations, the season saw jaw dropping clashes and astonishing comebacks with 16 teams battling it out for the championship. The grand tournament will be held on September 7 at the SM North Edsa Annex with the champion team taking home P150,000 and five (5) POVA smartphones. In addition, popular gamers and shoutcasters like Akosi Dogie, Chantelle, Ghost Wrecker and so on are invited to the grand tournament. So fans, keep tuned!

For other news and updates on the POVA 5 Series be sure to follow the official TECNO Philippines Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/TECNOMobilePH and/or visit the official TECNO Philippines website at https://www.tecno-mobile.com/ph/.