Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air Review: Features, Specs And Price

So, Tecno decided to launch an entry-level version of its Pouvoir 2 device called Pouvoir 2 Air. We can simply call a budget Pouvoir as it a stripped down version of the standard Pouvoir 2. The standard Pro version has been doing quiet well in the market and Tecno has taken another brave step by trying to reach more customers with the Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air.

Tecno Pouvoir 2 original stands for power and that hasn’t changed with the Pouvoir 2 Air. we’ve seen the Tecno camon series that represents camera and other excellent devices from the company. There are a lot of similarities between the standard and stripped down version of Pouvior 2, so let’s see what Pouvoir 2 has to offer.

Where to buy Tecno Pouvoir 2

Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air Quick Specs:

  • 6.0-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition)
  • 16GB Internal storage + 1GB RAM
  • 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 5,000mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery

Design and Display

Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air launches with a 6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with 720 x 1440 pixels on a 18:9 aspect ratio which is pretty cool. Maintaining the same screen size as the standard is a good one, the displays are pretty much the same and we have a selfie camera along with an LED front flash.

Tecno Povoir 2 Air

Going to the back, we’ll find a single camera with an LED flash and a fingerprint sensor at its regular position. Pouvoir 2 Air, however, does come with a tattoo beneath the camera and the overall body cover are lined with tiny straight stripes. The device is available in elegant black, champagne Gold and City Blue.


While the standard and pro version of the Pouvoir 2 boast of an 8MP selfie cam, Pouvoir 2 Air receives a 5MP front camera which is still acceptable. The rear camera, however, remains the same, a 13MP camera with LED flash and you also get features like bokeh mode, portrait mode etc.

Hardware and Software

As one would expect, Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air comes pre-installed with Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) which tell us that it is a 1GB RAM smartphone but interestingly it has room for storage. The internal storage is 16GB and can further be expanded via SD card to 32GB.

The device runs a MediaTek MT6580 chipset, since it is Android Go powered, its Quad-core CPU will handle multi-tasking pretty well on 1GB.


We all know the level of power supply in Africa, this has made Tecno focused on that end with its Pouvoir series. Pouvoir 2 Air also has 5,000mAh installed and it should last up to 4 days depending on usage.

TECNO Pouvoir 2 Air Full Specifications and Features

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X:
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 4G LTE:
  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE:
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v4.0
  • NFC:
  • Infrared Blaster:
  • USB Port: MicroUSB 2.0

OS And Hardware

  • Platform: Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition
  • Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz ARM Cortex-A7 (MediaTek MT6580)
  • GPU: Mali-400 MP2
  • Memory: 1GB RA
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM
  • Built-in Storage: Yes, 16GB ROM
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 32GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Design And Display

  • Colors: Elegant Black, Champagne Gold, City Blue
  • Dimension: 159.8 x 76.8 x 8.5 mm
  • Weight:
  • Display: 6.0-inch, HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
  • Aspect ratio: 18:9


  • Rear Camera: 13MP camera + LED Flash
  • Rear Camera Features: LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, Panorama
  • Front Camera: 5MP camer


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.265 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes
  • Video Streaming: Yes

Navigation And Sensors

  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS
  • Maps: Yes
  • Digital Compass:
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor:
  • Barometer:
  • SpO2:
  • Pedometer:
  • Heart Rate Monitor:
  • Gyroscope:
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (rear-mounted)
  • Iris Scanner:
  • Face Unlock:
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control:
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging:
  • Built-in Mobile Payment:
  • Water Resistant:
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 5,000mAh removable Li-ion battery

Where to buy Tecno Pouvoir 2 Air

Jumia Nigeria – Shop Here | Jumia Kenya – Shop Here | Jumia Ghana
Shop Here. If you’r looking for a similare alternative, checkout the Infinix Smart 2.

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