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Tecno T901

Tecno T901
Brand: Tecno
Category: Phones
  • Display: 2.4 Inch TFT Display
  • Camera: Yes, 1.3 Megapixel
  • Storage: 512 MB
  • RAM: 256 MB
  • CPU: Spreadtrum SC7731EF
  • OS: Featured: KaiOS

Our Rating

Note: We can't guarantee 100% accuracy for the reviews and specifications on this page!

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 6 / 10
  • Camera Quality 6 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10


Tecno T901 is the latest feature smart phone from Tecno Mobility. The device looks and function very similar to the MTN Smart T 3G launched few months back. It pack interesting features like, ability run WhatsApp, Google map, etc. It even comes with Google assistance, all available via Kai store.

Tecno T901 specifications features and price

The T901 Tecno mobile phone offers Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth and GPS connectivity and includes other smart services. The phone has two basic cameras, dual-Sim support and a long battery life thanks to a 1900mAh battery. It is powered by the SC7731EF processor, has 2.4-inch screen, 256MB RAM and 512MB of storage. Read though the full specifications and hidden features of the Tecno T901 Feature Phone detailed in the table below. 

Full Specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 1900
4G Network Bands No support for 4G LTE network
Speed HSPA 14.1/5.76 Mbps


Also Known As Alternative names for gadgets, as called in other markets or countries Tecno T901, Tecno Smart Features Phone
Announced 2019, August
Status Available. Released 2019, August


Dimensions 125 x 56 x 10.4 mm
Weight 91 grams
Build <strong>Build</strong> refers to the built quality of the device Plastic
SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Dual SIM (Single Stand-by)


Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) TFT Non-touch Display, 265k colors
Size 2.4 inches, 10.2 cm2 (~23.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 240 x 320 pixels (~167 ppi density)


Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Featured OS: Kai OS
Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. UNISOC SC7731EF
CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (32nm)
GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Mali


RAM + ROM <strong>RAM</strong> (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 512 MB
Card Slot <strong>Memory Card Slot</strong> is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. Yes, up to 32 GB via microSD card


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 1.3 Megapixel
Video Resolution VGA


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 0.3-megapixel


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Back
Audio Jack Type 3.5 mm audio jack


USB Micro USB 2.0
Bluetooth <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. Bluetooth 3.0
Wi-fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. No
NFC <strong>NFC</strong> (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
GPS <strong>GPS</strong> The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. No
FM Radio Yes, wireless FM


Battery Capacity Removable Li-Ion 1900 mAh battery
Talk Time <strong>Talk Time</strong> is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 49 hours
Stand-by Up to 25 days
Music Play Up to 32 hours


Colors Gold, Blue and Black
Java Support <strong>Java</strong> for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications. Yes
Box Contents What is in the box, What is the box content, What accessories is in the box - Tecno T901
- Charger
- User Manual

User Reviews and Opinions

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Al rakib

I need one
Can u help me please,,
Mail me…at
[email protected]

Ekpa, Stephen Monday

Please get it on Jumia. Thanks

Mfon etim

Please amount you Tecno t901 and how to receive it


waaw this is nice and new.. I will want one as a plan b


i need one [email protected]

aley alee

Fantastic and awesome


Nice specs for a candy bar phone. Does it really do whatsapp massaging? And how much is it in naira?


Yes It supports whatsapp perfectly. In naira its 12 thousand


Yes it does.
Is 11000 naira

Léandre kouassi

Très bon téléphone. Mais je n’arrive pas à ouvrir mon répertoire téléphonique. J’ai réinitialisé a deux reprises en vain. Aussi je ne vois pas le paramètre d’enregistrement des appels. Merci.

Ahmed B

this would serve as a good plan b, maybe WhatsApp would work on it

Ekpa, Stephen Monday

It can use WhatsApp

Coll A

What browser does this phone use??
Does it have an inbuilt browser or opera mini ?

Ifeanyi Benedict

I love this device, how can i get one?


Pls does the phone has OPERA MINI


It has a browser stronger than opera. Do you know it has instagram???


Where is the call record of this phone as you claim. I bought this phone and found that no call record function. Same with mtn smart t phone. Why misleading people ?

Ekpa, Stephen Monday

We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy for the reviews and specifications on this page!

First, the above information is very important
Secondly, the Call Record in the specs above simply refers to call log, not ability to record phone conversations


Ok. Are you d one updating the page?. Sorry If u then u shu update carefully. Above d page said it does not have gps. Dat is wrong. It has gps. It also said it dont have wifi when it has. This can mislead people.

Anthony shuma

The phone is very nice,it support watsap,u-tube ,xender & many other android apps

victor t kor

Comment:nice phone with nice specs howmuch is the phone

Quratulain Umair

Please let me know how can I get techno t901 in Abu Dhabi, UAE?


So I bought this phone expecting basic functionality. Yes it has whatsapp, YouTube etc. It even has an app store. Well I don’t care. To me this phone is useless because 1. It does not have call conversation recording, 2. You can’t even edit a number in the call log before calling just incase u dialed a wrong person, 3. You can’t call a number you received sms from just like other phones u allows you call by taping the call button. 4. This phone lags a lot, 5. It does not hv blacklist function, 6. It has very limited items on the call option button. And I could go on and list more. I want to give out this trash phone. Even typing and dialing number war. Waste of money.


Lol….. yes o, you got it. It lags bcus of d small amount of RAM storage. But u can d wifi with your computer.
But can you give it to me

Bright Colors

Typing with the keyboard is actually war. I even thought it had a factory problem. So this is general.
Definitely, there would be lags. Remember the cost of the phone. Inability to type with convenience crashes my love for the phone.


Its a good phone. It has hotspot for you to connect to your pc. It support youtube even whatsapp. In naira it is 11 thousand naira


Hahaha, u got it. It lags bcus of d small amount of RAM storage. But you can use d wifi with your computer.
pls can you give me d phone


hahaha. U got it. But u can use d wifi with your computer.
pls dash me d phone

Yahaya Aliyu Rabah

Plz I Really Need One But I’m In Sokoto State Of Nigeria So Where Can I See It To Buy?

Buy it on Jumia. It will be delivered to you in Sokoto!

Mfon etim

Please amount you Tecno t901 and how to receive it


Pls can this phone play mp4 videos?

Ekpa, Stephen Monday

Yes, it can. This is the list of supported video format on the Tecno T901: .mp4, .m4v and .mov that are encoded with H264


Please does this phone really has a long lasting battery life? Because that is what I love about phones

Oladehinde julius

How much in Naira


How much is it now


I need this phone,how can i get it in osun?even if i can see someone that want to sell


I need Tecno t901 Bolton phone


Is it still available in Nigeria