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Tecno Boom J8 Price In Nigeria. This Article Contains Detailed Information Of The Specs , Price , User Reviews , Photos , and Where To Buy.

Where To Buy Tecno Boom J8 In Nigeria?

The Boom J8 is currently not available in the market. However , our insider source revealed to us that the device will be available on the first week of April at a price range of #41,000 – #46,000. We will keep you updated as soon as it available in the market.

UPDATE : Tecno Boom J8 was officially launched Today , 31st March 2016 and the price has been CONFIRMED to be within the range of #41,000 – #46,000 , Depending on your location in the country and where you’re buying from.

Tecno  J8 is already available on Konga and Jumia.

If you want the Tecno J8 , you can get it on Konga at a price of #46,000. Konga is offering 24hours delivery to buyers in Lagos State and 72hours delivery to buyers outside Lagos State. Use the link below to place your order

  • – Tecno Boom J8 + Free Pouch & Headphone – #42,000 –


  • Jumia Nigeria – Tecno Boom J8 – #44,999 –


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Here Are Some Quick Facts About Tecno Boom J8


Product History : In March 2016 , TECNO Mobile unveiled Boom J8 smartphone , their first smartphone in 2016. Tecno Boom J8 is the successor to last year’s  Boom J7 , and it comes with major improvement in the design and overall user experience.

  • Launch Date : March 2016
  • Product Line : BOOM Series
  • Major Improvement : New user interface (HiOs) , New external design.
  • Price Range : #41,000 – #46,000
  • Price Rating : Medium —– (Slightly Expensive)
  • Target Market : Music lovers , Students , Fashion Lovers

Tecno Boom J8 Specs Sheet

  • 3G: HSDPA 900 / 2100
  • 4G : LTE 800 / 1800 / 2,600
  • SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro SIM, dual standby)
  • OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop with HiOS UI
  • Display: 5.5-inch, 720 x 1280 pixels (320 PPI), IPS Capacitive touchscreen
  • Build: Plastic with metal trimmings
  • Colours: Super White. Space Grey. Champagne Gold
  • Processor Type: 64-bit Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Mediatek MT6735
  • Graphics Processor: Mali-T720
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB
  • Back Camera : 13MP
  • Front Camera : 5MP
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Light, Proximity
  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3,000 mAh
  • Charging: Fast Charge – 15 min for 8 hours of phone calls
  • Free Headset

Tecno Boom J8 Review (Based On Specs)

Boom J8 all about beats

From the specs sheet above , we can see that the Boom J8 is a BIG improvement from last year’s boom J7. The design has been polished , the user interface has been revamped and the RAM has been bumped up to 2GB. The Boom J8 has a 5.5 inch screen and 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. Tecno told us that the display has been optimised to consume less battery. In terms of design , the device comes with a plastic body , and a little bit of metal at the sides and the speakers are at the bottom.  The volume and power buttons are on the right hand side , while the charging port and speakers are both at the bottom. At a first glance , you would almost mistake the Boom J8 for an iPhone 6. They have a very similar design and the speakers are at the same spot ; at the bottom. But the iPhone 6 has a full metal build , while Tecno J8 is made of plastic and a little bit of metal. Have a look :


Boom J8 Back


For performance , Tecno J8 uses a 64-bit Quad-core MediaTek processor , clocked at a speed of 1.3Ghz frequency. When put through a series of test , The Boom J8 performed exceedingly well. There was barely any noticeable lag , and the 2GB RAM helped a lot during multitasking (switching of apps). AnTuTu benchmark test revealed a processor score of  32143 and a RAM score of 4333.




Now lets talk about the user interface. The J8 will also be the first smartphone to use TECNO’s new and improved User Interface , HiOs.  The HiOS is designed with practicality firmly in mind; HiOS’ icons are sleek, intuitive and instantly distinguishable. HiOS has a user-interface that has a clean look and it isn’t cluttered in anyway. The lock screen has a minimalist design and the same goes for the home screen.

For those who love to customize, there are different themes to choose from and I am sure that new ones will constantly be added.


In addition to the goodies , TECNO is giving out free headsets to everyone that buys the boom j8!.

Tecno Boom J8 Price In Nigeria

Tecno J8 Price In Nigeria is within #41,000 – #46,000 ; depending on your location and where you’re buying from. It is currently available on Konga , and you can place your order using the link below :

Important! : Please note that due to market forces beyond our control , the price may change as time goes by.

  • – Tecno Boom J8 + Free Pouch & Headphone – #42,000 –
  • Jumia Nigeria – Tecno Boom J8 – #44,999 –

Want to see the unboxing of the boom j8? Checkout this video

So , what do you think about this smartphone?  Do you think its worth the money? Please leave your comments!.

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  • pls dis my boom player path uses only one, why can’t the both play. and the sound of it is completely the same as my y3.

  • [email protected] says:

    pls my boom player path uses only one part and it completely the same as my Y3. pls is this normal

  • I live in benue state and I need a fairly used boom j8 to buy so any one with it call me 08166418618

  • I have my j8 . ..i got it for 45 am willing to sell at 40.. if u need it call 08147544936 or chat me up on face book(drex.dv) ..u can also WhatsApp me on that number

  • i have my j8 here wit me..i got it go 45.. am Willing to sell at 40…call this number of chat me up on Facebook. ..(drex.dv)

  • pls does the phone really get hot, how is the battery and how much is the phone j8 now.
    pls i need reply

  • I used to have this phone on my wishlist until dollar hike placed it out of my budget. Now I have to settle for another Tecno phone. I still will miss the great features tho.

  • That headphone tho. lol. But it’s cool and trendy. I know my friend will like this when I recommend it to her.

  • This Techno BOOM J8 is sweet and marvelous. I just Love it features, More Grease to Techno and it improved technology. I just Love the model

  • This Phone Boom J8 is sweet and good to go with. More grease to Techno.. I just Love it and its features..

  • Tecno finish work for dis phone j8, the music, video, sound production, movie quality, evey thing about the phone na Excellent. Tecno I dey hail oooooo.

  • the heat from this phone can cook yam. haba! why does it get sooooo hot easily? even with the pouch…… It still burns.

  • I’m not enjoying the so-called j8 cus it gets hot easily and the battery is 0. Na wa oooooooo.
    Is it dat some of this product will be very gud while some will be very bad. It is peacing me off. Once it start hanging before u know what is happening it will off it self. This is nonsense, very annoying.

  • I was inspired by the wonderful Tecno creations, most especially c8vsj8. The camon is the liked phone which every one will want to have or get because of it’s features. But the boom is the loved and most loved because of it’s 4g network and other features, It is not hidden that the j8 is best and superb tripped by every one. Fantasy Camon c8for girls and j8 for boys it’s my comment, love it or live it

  • more than lovely love it so much,,goin to get one as soon as possible,,, but hope it does not get hot!!!

  • i love, i love, i love, i love , i love,everthing about this phone ,since wen my bro checked it that same march 2016.the price ,the features it just cool. hope it stays like that.

  • pls I want tecno customer care to read this ..Am not one of does customers that come around to write shits about product ..As at last week wed I ordered a tecno boom j8 product from slot @ medical road Ikeja and I tried accessing the headset which was given it wasn’t working wif d phone but other phones when uses .I went back to complain 2 days after i got d phone I was told that dere was nothing dey could do since it was a free accessory I left reli depressed cos d major obj of getting d fone was for d love of music,3 days after d fone dropped slightly and now d volume button is stucked ..I know it is a physical damage on my side which is outside warranty ..pls I want u to do sth about d product it is selling fast and bringing lots of problem not 2 me but oder users which I also heard ..thanks….

  • the phone is great and good, but price is too expensive. if tecno want to bet the infinix phone, less price of the phone. Bcoz I am lover infinix phone

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  • This is phone is very cool. The battery is very okay. The musical output and lovely camera is outstanding.

  • well, to b candid, the fone is ok.. But d only problem i have wit it is d battery… Dey shud have make it 5000 mah instead of 3000 mah

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  • Tecno capturing everyone with their latest phones… Nice one from them. Keep it up.

  • Everything about the phone is perfect,the features, price and its slim look.gonna get it for my babe!

  • l need J8 tecno Im in Arusha Tanzani l go tecno shop ask but she told j8 finish
    can you help to get new one?.

  • well, I really enjoy the Boom J8, because it’s battery long-last,it’s not all that heavy and very portable,

  • It’s perfect, I just wished it’s OCTA CORE and I would go for it, if the prize range can be from 36 – 40 thousand naira

  • i like the fact that it is 2GB RAM. I was looking for a tecno with this feature and finally I’ve got it.


  • @Mercy ,

    Camera quality is as good as that of Camon C8 , but Camon c8 still edges out when compared to J8 ; thanks to the dual flash light and inbuilt image enhancing software

  • Please how about picture quality is it as good as camon 8? I’m very prticular about pictures

  • Bonjour Monsieur. Je suis Ali. J’ai acheté le tecno boom j8 à Douala au Cameroun. Mais il n’y avait pas de casque écouteurs. Comment expliquez vous cela ?

  • @Gary

    Did you request for it?

    It would have been better if you bought the device from any of the online stores. They deliver both the phone & headset.

  • I buy Techno Boom J8 at Spar V.I. here in Lagos but no free headset the in-charge says no stock.I wonder because they still have stock for phone only.

  • I’ve been Looking for an Affordable & good 2G Ram phone with Great Specs, Think I’ve finally found it.

  • I have Read a Lot about this Phone, Particularly the HIOS and Hi Manager for better user experience. It’s a Must Use for all phone Lovers.

  • For those saying the Phone should be cheaper obviously don’t know what they’re saying. The Phone with this many features for 41k is already cheap enough.

  • This is a beautiful phone with great specs but I think it’s too pricey. Should have been in the range of 30k.

  • This is definitely going to sell so much! Tecno paid attention to details when making this.

  • Cool fone, super dope specs… Xpensive? I’II say in btwn, tecno shld put in mind dat dey now haf so many competitors unlike before, we now haf infinix and innjoo so I think they shld tone down d price a bit cuz if not dey will loose customers to their competitors after all its an open mkt system… DEFINETLY GETTING THE PHONE….☺☺☺☺

  • Tecno is trying to win me over with this boom J8 but i would have love a better display than this

  • I fell in love with this device, forgetting the fact that I’m not really a tecno fan, they are begining to bribe me to like them.
    Awesome headset though.

  • The TECNO J8 phone is really sleek and simple. As a music lover I fell in love with the Boom Maxx. Would definitely get one.

  • well with the above spec it will surely be a great phone. So how soon will it be available across the country? And lets know the actual price because i read from the previous article that the price ranges from 32 to 41 thousand and here now it ranges from 41 to 46 thousand.

  • i was trying to get benchmark results for the chip and it definitely is not MT6753, rather MT6735, the previous one is octa core with stronger graphics and 16 MP and FullHD screen res.

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