Tecno J8 will be shipping with Tecno's UI called HiOS. Features integrated into HiOS include
* Quick Camera Activation : To activate Camera from a locked screen, you simply slide the icon upwards and it turns into camera page
* Easy Wallpaper Swipe: Tap the wallpaper icon on your screen and it automatically changes to a different type.
* Simple App Manager: Move your Apps easily by dragging them to the position/page you want on the screen.
* Personalized Photo Assistant: No need for makeup or photoshop with the portrait app
* Track Memory Usage : Monitor your RAM usage
* Hi-Theme: Several kinds of Hi-Themes are at your finger tips
* Hi-Fonts: Choose the fonts to express your individuality
* Hi-Manager: Your phone manager, from cleaning your mobile track to block a harassment phone call and messages
* Smart Dial
* Pop Incoming Call: Answer calls without having to minimize what you're doing
Some specs of the Tecno J8 include
|Screen size||5.5 inches, 720x1280 px|
|Dimension||153.3 x 76.84 x 7.35 mm|
|Camera||13MP back; 5MP front|
|Processor||64-bit Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 Mediatek MT6753 Processor on a Mali-T720 GPU|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Battery||Inbuilt 3000mAh Lithium-Ion battery; Fast Charge support|
|Radio||2G, 3G and 4G|
|Launch price||~ ₦29,000; Click here for current price of Tecno J8 or to place an order|
Recall that Tecno said it would have pushed Marshmallow to the Tecno C8 in February this year but that never happened. HiOS might be cool but it's still Lollipop, not the Marshmallow we've all been expecting.
Is Tecno gradually chickening out of their Marshmallow promise?
You can download HIOS from http://adf.ly/1ZTEnM