Tecno M5 Specs and Price in Nigeria

Tecno M5 Specs and Price: Tecno M5 is an mid-range smartphone from the Chinese company, Tecno. As an upgrade from the Tecno M3, it includes features/specs of the Tenco M3 and an improvement in these specifications. Some of which include, a larger RAM size, a larger screen display screen and higher camera megapixels.

The Tecno M5 is also a successor to the Tecno M7. When compared with the later in terms of specs and price, the Tecno M5 is a lower version. Both devices look similar in build since they have the same dimension. In this post, you'll find the Tecno M5 Specifications, Its features, review and price.

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Tecno M5
Tecno M5

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Overview Features

Display and Build

The Tecno M5 is a dual-SIM smartphone and features a 4.5-inch TFT capacitive display screen with a resolution of 480 by 854 pixels. It weighs 130g, is made from plastic and has a dimension which is 35.60 mm high, 68.30 mm wide, and a depth of 10.50 mm. This makes the device small and portable, enabling users to easily hold, carry about and perform one-handed operations. 

Processor and OS

Tecno M5 is powered by 1.3GHz dual-core processor and runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) OS. At this CPU speed, apps and games can launch very fast with support for multitasking and switching between running apps. The phone performs fast operations and high quality games can be ran without hanging or slowing down.

For improved performance, It features a RAM size of 1GB. This is a step-up from the 512MB which has been the typical RAM size found in most mid-range Tecno phones like the Tecno M3, P5 and H5. With more RAM, you can be sure of storing lots of multimedia, apps, games and run more than one app at a time without the phone lagging or hanging.

Other than its RAM for storage, it has a 4GB internal memory storage which can be expanded up to 32 GB via a microSD card. An 8GB free memory card has also been included in the Tecno M5. With these storage spaces, you can save music, videos, pictures, apps and games without worrying about each of their sizes or exhausting the memory capacity.


The Tecno M5 has an 8MP rear camera with features like LED flash, geo-tagging, auto focus, and  face detection camera . At 8MP, you should expect clear images whose quality are high from this device. There's also a 1.3MP front-facing camera for video chats and taking selfies. 

Battery and Connectivity

The battery capacity of the Tecno M5 is 1800mAh and can support up to 6 hours of talk time, 180 hours of standby time, about 12 hours on 2G and 10 hours on 3G. The device also comes with a power bank to support the battery. 

For connectivity, the Tecno M5 features, WIFI, USB, bluetooth, fast 2G/3G internet with GPS Navigation. Other Tecno M5 Specs and features are given below.


Dimensions  135.6 x 68.3 x 10.5mm, 130 grams
Keyboard  Touchscreen
Colors  White, Black, Yellow, Gray, Pink
Cover  Plastic



Type  TFT capacitive touchscreen with 256,000 colors
Size   480 x 854 pixels, 4.5 inches, 218 pixels per inch (PPI)


 Memory And OS

Card slot  MicroSD, up to 32GB
Internal  4GB
OS  Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Processors  1.3GHz dual-core CPU, MediaTek MT6572 chipset


Primary  8MP, up to 3264×2448-pixel ,
HDR, face and smile detection, LED flash
Video  720p@30fps
Secondary  1.3MP, up to 1200×1024-pixel pictures



Capacity  1800mAh Li-Ion battery
Stand-by   N/a
Talk time   N/a
Music play   N/a



2G   GSM 900 / 1800
3G  HSDPA 2100
4G   No
SIM  Dual mini SIM
Status   Available 2013, November
2G  GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G   Up to 22.2 mbps uplink; Up to 5.76 mbps downlink
4G  No
WIFI  Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WIFI hotspot
Bluetooth   Version 3.0
USB  MicroUSB v2.0



Sensors  Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Ambient light sensor
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
  •        FM radio
  •        Image viewer
  •        Voice memo/dial/command
  •        Predictive text input
  •        Google Search, Facebook, Gmail, 
            YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk

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Pricing and Availability

Tecno M5 is currently available in Nigeria. The price of Tecno M5 in Nigeria ranges from N20,000 to N30,000.

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