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  1. 1

    Mark

    What is the price?

    1. 1.1

      Nosagie Nosa-Ero

      We are hearing 41k, let’s keep our fingers crossed!

      1. 1.1.1

        showlaw

        41K is too expensive o, it’s worth it tho

        1. 1.1.1.1

          MrPrezident007

          It is N41k .

        2. 1.1.1.2

          Jayboy

          Too expensive??

        3. 1.1.1.3

          tolung

          hmmmm
          yea it is stylishly expensive
          but the qualities and features worth more than that

        4. 1.1.1.4

          lambofri

          Yea it is o..hmm

        5. 1.1.1.5

          shaneefe

          I think it is affordable

      2. 1.1.2

        tolung

        IT CAME OUT 42K AT LAST

        1. 1.1.2.1

          Jidehis

          It is expensive not stylishly

    2. 1.2
  2. 2

    Jesee

    Wow, I like that headset. Tecno always know how to force their products on Nigerians. Lol

    If there is anything that will make buy this phone is the headset.

    1. 2.1

      onekindaguy

      lol, one of the reasons i want to buy it too

    2. 2.2

      sholibor

      Abi oo. The headphone is the selling point , the deal makes brain

    3. 2.3

      tolung

      lol
      exactly the main reason am getting it next week

    4. 2.4

      Jidehis

      Everyone is buying the phone cause of the headset..i hope its worth it at the end of the day

      1. 2.4.1

        shaneefe

        It is defintely

    5. 2.5

      lambofri

      hehe one way or another people must find a reason to buy

    6. 2.6

      shaneefe

      The headset is what stands the phone out..great one from Tecno

  3. 3

    Jesee

    That headset tho. Make sense

    1. 3.1

      OnyeAraNdiIgbo

      Shey they tell you say e go come out with the phone nii

      Oga park well joor

      1. 3.1.1

        onekindaguy

        see o, why e no go come with the phone

    2. 3.2

      Khairat

      love loooove them, i’m not ready to drop my boom J7, i hope i can buy the headset alone 😥

      1. 3.2.1

        MrPrezident007

        Unfortunately you can’t 😀

    3. 3.3

      tolung

      lol
      obviously the headset is cool

    4. 3.4

      lambofri

      Yea very cool n sophisticated

    5. 3.5

      shaneefe

      Yes o..on point

  4. 4

    BustScam

    Hehehehehehehe

    No one is sure about the price…

    Lemme here when you know oooo

    1. 4.1

      LOVEJAYBOY LOVE

      It is N41k only!!

      1. 4.1.1

        tolung

        its not 41k oooo only for people that got a discount
        because they pre ordered it
        the price is 42k

      2. 4.1.2

        lambofri

        Only ke..as if 41k is a small money

        1. 4.1.2.1

          shaneefe

          lool just imagine..

    2. 4.2

      tolung

      it is 42k na

  5. 5

    Chinonso

    Can Tecno just tell us the price already? Shuu

    1. 5.1

      showlaw

      lol, i taya for them o

    2. 5.2

      tolung

      lol
      42k naw

  6. 6

    Samuel Ederis

    A cheap copy of my iPhone 6S. Call for yourself Tecno.

    1. 6.1

      Omonaija

      I agree, the iphone 6s costs about 250K, even samsung is a cheap copy of iPhone if you asked me?

    2. 6.2

      Oladipupo22

      Oga Travel joor

      You don’t know what you are talking about…..

      Let us know the functions first na

      1. 6.2.1

        shaneefe

        LOOL

    3. 6.3

      showlaw

      cheap copy of ur iphone 6s…. I hail o

      1. 6.3.1

        lambofri

        As in

    4. 6.4

      Henry

      I saw an infinix phone that was a copy of the Sony Xperia.

      1. 6.4.1

        shaneefe

        Wy u fuking lying??

    5. 6.5

      Oginineme L

      Please go and meet Ben Bruce for a copy of common sense. Thank me later.

      1. 6.5.1

        Jayboy

        Is Ben Bruce now into phones? Oh! He needs to tweet. 😀😀

        1. 6.5.1.1

          shaneefe

          HeHeHeHe

      2. 6.5.2
      3. 6.5.3

        lambofri

        oops lmao

    6. 6.6

      tolung

      what are you saying bro

      1. 6.6.1

        shaneefe

        I wonder o

    7. 6.7

      lambofri

      Sigh..u ppl can talk

    8. 6.8
  7. 7

    Samuel Ederis

    Clap for yourself Tecno, you have done it again. iPhone 6S copy and paste.. Lol

    1. 7.1

      onekindaguy

      lol, why will tecno copy and paste iphone 6

      1. 7.1.1

        Oginineme L

        Ask him again oo.

      2. 7.1.2

        Jidehis

        But its kind of the truth na

        1. 7.1.2.1

          shaneefe

          sigh

      3. 7.1.3

        lambofri

        I wonder

    2. 7.2

      tolung

      lol
      what are you saying ooooo

  8. 8

    YorubaGo

    Tecno oooo

    This phone had better have a better camera than the Camon C8 oooo

    1. 8.1

      Jayboy

      Lol. It does actually.

      1. 8.1.1

        tolung

        yeah it does

    2. 8.2

      tolung

      lol
      you people and this camon c8 ehn

      1. 8.2.1

        bolutife coke

        asin ehn
        camon still remains one of the best tho

        1. 8.2.1.1

          Jidehis

          Hmm i dnt agree

        2. 8.2.1.2

          shaneefe

          but not better tan te boom j8

    3. 8.3

      bolutife coke

      obviously the camera should be better

      1. 8.3.1

        Jidehis

        It is better

    4. 8.4

      lambofri

      it is better than camon C8..no doubt

    5. 8.5

      lambofri

      It is…tested and trusted

  9. 9

    Omonaija

    Show us the back of the phone na.
    kini big deal?

    1. 9.1

      Nosagie Nosa-Ero

      Sorry for the miss, we will append the image.

    2. 9.2

      bolutife coke

      lol
      see you sha

    3. 9.3

      Jidehis

      Wetin u wan use the back do??sigh

      1. 9.3.1

        lambofri

        Some people want to see everything na ..especially if dey r interested in buying

  10. 10

    Victor m

    Does it have 4g LTE , I wish it will be compatible with smile 4g LTE sim….

    1. 10.1

      BenKafor

      If it has 4G it would be more expensive

      1. 10.1.1

        danada

        of course,it’s 4G

      2. 10.1.2

        bolutife coke

        yeah
        it will be more expensive and you all will be complaining

        1. 10.1.2.1

          Jidehis

          So it doesn’t have ??

      3. 10.1.3

        lambofri

        I dnt think interested ppl like me would mind

    2. 10.2

      LordC

      I saw the launch on Twitter, was pretty cool.

      1. 10.2.1

        bolutife coke

        yeah it was
        i was at the launch it self

    3. 10.3

      bolutife coke

      you want to be using smile on it abi

      1. 10.3.1

        lambofri

        yes…too much to ask for??

    4. 10.4

      lambofri

      I wish that too..wpoulda been awesome

  11. 11

    AlabiKolade

    Gotta start saving up for this

    1. 11.1

      Smith

      I heard it is 41k

    2. 11.2

      LOVEJAYBOY LOVE

      Save up for just 41k? This economy is really hard. 😀

      1. 11.2.1

        bolutife coke

        lol
        everyone cant be like you na
        obo

        1. 11.2.1.1

          femikutti

          lol
          that true sha

      2. 11.2.2

        femikutti

        asin
        it is fucken high mehn

      3. 11.2.3

        Jidehis

        epp us

      4. 11.2.4

        lambofri

        yes na…with our economy now one has got to spend wisely

    3. 11.3

      bolutife coke

      lol
      you better be

    4. 11.4

      femikutti

      lol
      did i just hear you say save up??

      1. 11.4.1

        Jidehis

        before unko..with the way Nigeria is one has to have a budget for everything

        1. 11.4.1.1

          lambofri

          everybody gats use their brain

  12. 12

    AdelekeDavid

    Gosh!!! what else do you want in a phone, this is just too perfect

    1. 12.1

      LOVEJAYBOY LOVE

      No phone can be perfect dear.

      1. 12.1.1

        femikutti

        lol
        i think you are right
        but i think the boom j8 is perfect for it price range

      2. 12.1.2

        Jidehis

        Abeg there r perfect phones..it humans that r never satisfied

        1. 12.1.2.1

          lambofri

          True

    2. 12.2

      femikutti

      yeah
      too perfect

    3. 12.3

      lambofri

      you v said it all mehn

  13. 13

    8IST

    THIS PHONE GO TOO MAD ! WHE IS THE LAUNCH DATE

    1. 13.1

      Smith

      It has already launched.

      1. 13.1.1

        femikutti

        yeah it as been launched

    2. 13.2

      Smith

      I think its already on Jumia or Konga or something

      1. 13.2.1

        femikutti

        yeah it is in the online stores already

    3. 13.3

      femikutti

      lol
      dem don launch am already

  14. 14

    Ferdie

    I want to see an indept review Nosa. Let us see an Antutu benchmark score for a start. Can you provide that today?

    1. 14.1

      Techycarole

      The antutu benchmark was posted on nairaland , around 32k on an tutu

      1. 14.1.1

        lambofri

        Which one is antutu benchmark again??

    2. 14.2

      femikutti

      smh
      the phone that is out already

  15. 15

    Larry

    Nice video you got there..Where are the benchmark tests?

    1. 15.1

      femikutti

      coming soon

  16. 16

    ademola

    I love tecno, please is the phone now available and what the price

    1. 16.1

      BenKafor

      I don’t think it is available yet

      1. 16.1.1

        korede

        it is available already at the 3chub got mine dia

    2. 16.2

      LOVEJAYBOY LOVE

      It is now available at just 41k.

      1. 16.2.1

        femikutti

        no it is 42k jawe

        1. 16.2.1.1

          Jidehis

          which one is the correct price na

    3. 16.3

      femikutti

      lol
      fan of life
      nawa ooooo

    4. 16.4

      korede

      yeah it is now available

  17. 17

    Happiness

    Wow, this phone is cute!!

    1. 17.1

      onekindaguy

      really cute

      1. 17.1.1

        korede

        one of a kind mehn

      2. 17.1.2

        Jidehis

        not that cute

    2. 17.2

      korede

      lol
      like it will be cool for a date

    3. 17.3

      lambofri

      IKR!!!

  18. 18

    Happiness

    The headphones look like beats headphones

    1. 18.1

      onekindaguy

      yeah, hope it sounds like beat too

      1. 18.1.1

        MrPrezident007

        It is definitely not beats but uniquely different and enjoyable.

        1. 18.1.1.1

          korede

          yeah u are right man

      2. 18.1.2

        korede

        lol
        it a mad head phone oo
        kudos to tecno on dis ooooo

      3. 18.1.3

        Jidehis

        i pray its like beat..no be only beat

        1. 18.1.3.1

          lambofri

          Well its up to beats standard

    2. 18.2

      korede

      it doesnt just look like
      it sounds like and even as it own unique sounds again

      1. 18.2.1

        Jidehis

        see lie

    3. 18.3

      lambofri

      well it can pass for that but cant be like beats…but its tech too

  19. 19

    BenKafor

    Another one from the Boom series. Nice!

    1. 19.1

      showlaw

      yes oooo

    2. 19.2

      korede

      over nice they worry am

  20. 20

    Kenechukwu

    I trip for music phones

    1. 20.1

      showlaw

      me too

      1. 20.1.1

        MrPrezident007

        Me three 😂

        1. 20.1.1.1

          korede

          lol
          me four

    2. 20.2

      korede

      same here oooo

      1. 20.2.1

        Jidehis

        Me five

        1. 20.2.1.1

          lambofri

          me six

  21. 21

    Hamzasuka

    Tecno has been extremely silent on some Tecno Models receiving Marshmallow updates which was officially announced to be ready by February this year. I can’t wait to change from my Boom7 to a new model with Marshmallow. I guess the update is Long forgotten. Since Tecno is jumping out with a new model with Android 5.1. Lollipop? Like seriously.

    1. 21.1

      Nosagie Nosa-Ero

      We hear this update for other devices will happen in April. We haven’t gotten any official confirmation yet. So you are advised to take this information with a pinch of salt.

  22. 22

    Omoalajh

    4G LTE!! Sweet. NTEL is coming to complement this phone

    1. 22.1

      showlaw

      NTEL, why???

    2. 22.2

      onekindaguy

      which NTEL be dat again

    3. 22.3

      MrPrezident007

      We talking network you talking ntel.

      1. 22.3.1

        Jidehis

        Allow Ntel flourish

    4. 22.4

      lambofri

      hehehe..i hope Ntel lives up to expectation

  23. 23

    Gingerman876

    Wow 2GB Ram. Nice one . A great buy it wuld be

    1. 23.1

      showlaw

      Yeah. They did good with the ram

      1. 23.1.1

        LOVEJAYBOY LOVE

        Who RAM epp?

        1. 23.1.1.1

          Oginineme L

          Who did you help? Get serious for once in your life.

        2. 23.1.1.2

          Jidehis

          looool

        3. 23.1.1.3

          lambofri

          me o

      2. 23.1.2

        lambofri

        They really did..cos ram issues ehn tire me

    2. 23.2

      Henry

      Yeah, I guess that is why it is N41,000

      1. 23.2.1

        Jidehis

        but tbh it is expensive for that amount

        1. 23.2.1.1

          lambofri

          yea but worth it tho

    3. 23.3

      Jayboy

      I totally agree with you.

  24. 24

    showlaw

    I want one…. can’t wait to get this piece

    1. 24.1

      onekindaguy

      who doesn’t want one

      1. 24.1.1

        Jidehis

        everybody does

  25. 25

    onekindaguy

    Tecno shaa, we’ve not finished using J7 you’re bringing another one….

    1. 25.1

      Henry

      But iPhone does the same thing. Its normal.

    2. 25.2

      Oginineme L

      That is innovation, ideally you are not supposed to use a phone for a year.

      1. 25.2.1
      2. 25.2.2

        lambofri

        exactly..

  26. 26

    Henry

    If someone could just dash me the headset. I’m good. lol

    1. 26.1

      orator00

      dash ! Nigerians with their awoof mentality. when people buy iphone 6 for 250k ordinary 41k you still saying dash you ..lol

      1. 26.1.1

        MrPrezident007

        Understand that the economy have changed. 😂

        1. 26.1.1.1

          Jidehis

          dnt mind him

      2. 26.1.2

        Jidehis

        buy for us na

    2. 26.2

      Jidehis

      Why cant u buy?

  27. 27

    oluomo23

    The design is just wowing , i like the placement of the speaker, it’s simply irresistible.

    1. 27.1

      Jidehis

      not a bad fone but not so great..y’all can stop with d praises

  28. 28

    Jidehis

    I like a good music phone..but i gotta see this phone that everyone is talking so well about to know if its worth it..#doubtingthomas

    1. 28.1

      lambofri

      stop doubting it is a great phone

  29. 29

    lambofri

    the features of this phone are amazing..its a must have

    1. 29.1

      Minesota

      truly

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