Tecno Boom J8 Specs, Review And Price – Is It Worth Buying?

Today, we will be looking at the review and major specs of the Tecno Boom J8 and at the End, check whether this phone is worth buying or spending our money on.

Previously, a review of the Camon C9, Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus was made to of course still check its specification and analyse what they all have to offer to the user.

Now lets focus our attention on the Tecno Boom J8.

Tecno Boom J8 Specs, Review, features and Price

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Tecno Boom J8 Review

Internet Speed (1.3GHz Quad-Core)

The Tecno Boom J8 has a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz which is a general processor frequency in all MTK devices since 2014.

There is no much improvement in terms of the processor speed of Tecno Boom J8 compared to others.

Multi-Tasking (2GB RAM)

The Tecno Boom J8 is backed up with 2GB of RAM to handle the multi-tasking ability and also support the processor speed which is relatively not high.

Internet Speed

The internet experience on the Tecno Boom J8 is extremely fast due to its 4G LTE support which when available in a supported area will be extremely fast on everything Internet.

Camera (13MP & 5MP Front)

 The 13MP on the back of the Boom J8 which also has an LED support is there to handle your funny moments which you would need to remember by taking clear and sharp shots just by telling it to.

Also, the phone came out of the box with a 5MP front Camera for taking selfies and also has a Front LED flash for more illumination.

Display (5.5 Inch HD Display)

High quality activity outputs is guaranteed with the screen and display of the Tecno Boom J8 and it has a 5.5 Inch HD IPS Display which is pretty note bad for a 5.5 Inch.

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Storage (16GB Upto 128GB)

It has an internal storage of 16GB which is upgradeable to a maximum of 128GB using an SD-CARD support thereby giving the J8 a total Storage of 144GB.

Heh! That i believe is really enough to store all your content.

Battery (3000mAh)

Almost all 5.5 inch devices produced lately has a battery capacity of 3000 mAh which before use seems to perform well until its finally subjected to tasks.

In effect, The Boom J8 has an average battery life which on a normal use can last for a day without charge depending on the type of Normal use.

Tecno Boom J8 Price

The boom J8 is between  ₦40000 -₦54,500 in Nigeria.

Where to Buy Tecno boom j8

You can this phone right at local retail stores or you can order for online using the links below.

Jumia Nigeria: VIEW OFFER

Konga Nigeria: VIEW OFFER

Thats majorly all the important specs to consider on a smart phone, below is the detailed or full specs of Tecno boom j8.

Tecno Boom J8 Specification in Detailstecno boom J8 specs, features, review and price in nigeria


  • 2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
  • 3G: WCDMA 2100
  • 4G: YES, LTE.
  • SIM CARD: Dual SIM


  • Back/Primary: 13MP with LED flash
  • Front/Secondary: 5MP with LED flash
  • Features: Geotagging, AutoFocus, Night mode, F2.2 aperture


  • OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop + HiOS
  • ChipSet: MTK
  • Processor(CPU): 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex-A7 CPU,
  • GPU: Mali-400MP2


  • Type: IPS HD Capacitive touch screen
  • Size: 5.5 inches
  • Resolution: 1280 * 720p IPS HD


  • Internal : 16GB
  • RAM: 2GB RAM
  • External: SD card up to 128GB


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 /b/g/n, Wifi hotspot
  • Bluetooth: YES, 4.0
  • GPS: YES, Glonas, GBD
  • Radio: YES
  • USB: Yes, Usb 2.0
  • 3.5mm Headphone jack: Yes


  • Weight: –
  • Dimension: 76.84 * 153.3 * 7.35 mm
  • Color: black, white


  • Capacity: 3000 mAh lithium Battery
  • Standby Time: –
  • Talk Time:  –


  • Sensors: Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Gravity Sensor, gyroscope
  • Messaging: SMS (Threaded View), MMS, E-MAIL, PUSH MAIL, IM
  • Browser: Supports HTML5
  • JAVA: No
  • Music: MP3, MP2, OGG, AAC, M4A, AMR, FLAC, APE, MAV
  • Video: AVI, MOV, TS, M2TS, RM/RMVB, FLV, 3GP, MPEG, DAT, MKV(XVID/px/H.264), MP4 (support to 1080P: 1920×1080)
  • Picture: photo / Video editor
  • Files: Document Viewer, file manager

Should You Buy?

If you are looking for a  moderate phone which offers average multi-tasking and speed for a normal use and also good with selfies and internet connection speed and is fitting to support you in all your daily activities, Go for the Tecno Boom J8.

But if your aim of reading this is because you are looking for a super-fast and high-end smart phone, this is not for you. you can consider the Camon C9, Phantom 6 or Phantom 6 Plus.

How do you think this phone performed? Tell me below.

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