TCL 10 Pro and TCL 10L are coming to Canada on Bell, TELUS, and Best Buy

TCL 10 Pro and TCL 10L are coming to Canada on Bell, TELUS, and Best Buy

The TCL 10L and TCL 10 Pro are the first phones as part of TCL’s major push into the US, Europe, and Australia. The devices were showed off at CES 2020 earlier in the year, subsequently launching in the USA a few months after. Now, TCL is expanding its lineup to Canada by bringing over the TCL 10 Pro and the TCL 10L to Bell, TELUS, Virgin Mobile, Koodo, and Best Buy in the country.

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TCL 10L and TCL 10 Pro Specifications

SpecificationsTCL 10LTCL 10 Pro
Dimensions & Weight
  • 162.2 x 75.6 x 8.4 mm
  • 180g
  • 158.5 x 72.4 x 9.2 mm
  • 177g
Display
  • 6.53-inch LCD LTPS Dotch display
  • FHD+ 2340 x 1080 resolution
  • 395 ppi
  • 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • 91% screen-to-body ratio
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • Dedicated display engine
  • Real-time SDR to HDR conversion
  • Gorilla Glass 3
  • Top left hole punch
  • 6.47-inch curved AMOLED display
  • FHD+ 2340 x 1080 resolution
  • 398 ppi
  • 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • 93% screen-to-body ratio
  • 2,000,000:1 contrast ratio
  • Dedicated display engine
  • Real-time SDR to HDR conversion
  • Always-on-display
  • Teardrop notch
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 665:

  • 4x Kryo 260 Gold @ 2.0GHz
  • 4x Kryo 260 Silver @ 1.8GHz

Adreno 610

Qualcomm Snapdragon 675:

  • 2x Kryo 460 Gold @ 2.0 GHz
  • 6x Kryo 460 Silver @ 1.7 GHz

Adreno 612

RAM & Storage
  • 6GB RAM + 64GB EMMC
  • 6GB RAM+ 128GB UFS

Micro SD card, up to 256GB

  • 6GB RAM + 128GB UFS 2.1

Micro SD card, up to 256GB

Battery & Charging
  • 4,000 mAh
  • 4,500 mAh
  • Quick Charge 3.0, 18W (50% in 35 minutes)
Rear CamerasPhoto:

  • Primary: 48MP S5KGM1, f/1.8, 1/2.25″ sensor, 0.8µm pixels
  • Secondary: 8MP GC8034, super-wide-angle, f/2.2, 1/4″ sensor, 1.12µm pixels
  • Tertiary: 2MP GC2385, macro, f/2.4, 1/5″ sensor, 1.65µm pixels
  • Quarternary: 2MP GC2385, depth, f/2.4, 1/5″ sensor, 1.65µm pixels

Video:

  • 4K @ 30fps
  • 1080 @ 120fps
  • 720p @ 240fps
Photo:

  • Primary: 64MP GW1, f/1.8, 1/1.7″ sensor, 0.8µm pixels, PDAF, CDAF, LDAF
  • Secondary: 16MP 3P9, super-wide-angle, f/2.4, 1/3″, 1.0µm pixels
  • Tertiary: 5MP GC5035, macro, f/2.2, 1/5″ sensor, 1.12µm pixels
  • Quarternary: 2MP OV02K10, depth, f/1.8, 1/2.8″ sensor, 2.9µm pixels

Video:

  • 4K/1080p/720p @ 30 fps
  • 1080p/720p @ 120fps
  • 720p @ 24ofps
  • 720p @ 960fps
Front Cameras16MP S5K3P9SP04, f/2.2, Single Hole Punch24MP OV24B, f/2.0, Teardrop Notch
Other Features
  • Rear fingerprint scanner
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 5.0, Super Bluetooth
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n for 2.4GHz
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11a/n/ac for 5GHz
  • Smart key
  • In-Display fingerprint scanner
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 5.0, Super Bluetooth
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n for 2.4GHz
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11a/n/ac for 5GHz
  • Smart key
Audio
  • Audio chipset: WCD9370
  • Audio amplifier: NXP TFA9890
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bottom firing mono speaker
  • Super Bluetooth
  • Audio chipset: WCD9370
  • Audio amplifier: NXP TFA9890
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bottom firing mono speaker
  • Super Bluetooth
Android VersionTCL UI based on Android 10TCL UI based on Android 10,
upgrade planned for Android 11 by FOTA

Pricing and Availability for Canada

The pricing of the two devices is mentioned below:

  • Bell
    • TCL 10L $350 CAD, or Monthly @ $13.17
    • TCL 10 Pro $700 CAD, or Monthly @ $25.23
  • TELUS
    • TCL 10L $345 CAD, or Monthly @ $13
    • TCL 10 Pro $665 CAD, or Monthly @ $26

To celebrate TCL’s official entry into the Canadian market, consumers who purchase a TCL 10 Pro from Best Buy between July 10-16 and register themselves at www.tclpromo.ca will qualify for a free 43″ TCL TV, valued at $319.99

If you want to know more about the devices, check out our review!

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Aamir Siddiqui
Aamir Siddiqui

Commerce and Law graduate with a passion for all things Android, Aamir frequently helps people get the best out of their budget smartphones through generous use of custom roms and kernels. He receives press releases at [email protected]