The Tecno Camon 18, Tecno Pova Neo, Tecno Spark 8T and Tecno Spark 8 Pro smartphones are getting a Memory Fusion feature that will allow users to borrow additional RAM from the storage capacity to deliver a better experience. Tecno claims the technology has improved smartphone performance by 80% in average app launch time and has seen up to a two-fold increase in the number of backend cache apps. The company also announced that the feature is rolling out via an OTA update.
Tecno’s Memory Fusion feature is similar to Vivo extended RAM feature which allows consumers to set an allocation of phone storage to be used as additional “working” memory for a smoother user experience. According to a press release submitted by Tecno, the feature is rolling out to Tecno Camon 18, Tecno Pova Neo, Tecno Spark 8T, and Tecno Spark 8 Pro.
Tecno Camon 18 is powered by a Mediatek Helio G85 SoC with Hyper Engine Gaming Optimization. It is offered with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. With the Tecno Memory Fusion feature, users will be able to borrow an additional 3GB of storage to act as RAM, offering virtually 7GB of RAM. Likewise, Tecno Pova Neo users can add 5GB of RAM with the Memory Fusion feature to take the offered 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM to a total of up to 11GB for use in demanding situations. The phone comes with a MediaTek Helio G25 SoC and 128GB of eMMC 5.1 internal storage.
The Tecno Spark 8T smartphone gets a MediaTek Helio G35 SoC under the hood. The chipset is paired with 4GB of RAM which can be expanded up to 3GB with the Memory Fusion feature. It comes with 64GB of internal storage. The Tecno Spark 8 Pro comes with a MediaTek Helio G85 SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The Memory Fusion feature will allow users to borrow 3GB of storage to be used as RAM.