Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Tecno has announced recent smartphones like Tecno Phantom 9. This exclusive device has a triple rear camera setup, an AMOLED screen with in-display fingerprint sensor and a lot of performance features to fall for.
The Phantom 9 was a great success for the brand as it came with dependable sleek design and great camera setup. The AMOLED display also makes it stand out among the competition. This smartphone took the market by storm with a lot of features offered at an affordable cost. So, let’s take a look at them.
Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Tecno has announced recent smartphones like Tecno Phantom 9. This exclusive device has a triple rear camera setup, an AMOLED screen with an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a lot of performance features to fall for.
The Phantom 9 was a great success for the brand as it came with a dependable sleek design and a great camera setup. The AMOLED display also makes it stand out among the competition. This smartphone took the market by storm with a lot of features offered at an affordable cost. So, let’s take a look at them.
The smartphone has a 6.40-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and a density of 403 PPI. The aspect ratio is 19.5:9. It is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio p35 (Mt6765) processor. It has 6GB of RAM and runs on the Android Pie 9 and is powered by a 2500mAh battery.
The back of this phone has a 16 MP primary camera with an f/1.85 aperture, a second 8 MP camera, and a third 2 MP camera. The front snapper has a 23 MP lens with an aperture of f/2.0 and a pixel size of 1.6-micron. The Tecno Phantom 9 has a dual SIM option. It measures 158.52 x 75.30 x 7.85mm and weighs 164.00 grams.
It was launched in Lapland Aurora Colour. The connectivity options are manifold as well. These include Wi-Fi 802.11. GPS, Bluetooth, 3G, and 4G availability. Also, there are an accelerometer, magnetometer, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor.
This phone is made using plastic but is solid and sturdy enough to withstand extreme conditions. The smartphone features a 6.39 inches AMOLED screen and a dew-drop notch and a screen-to-body ratio is 84 percent. The screen is well protected by Gorilla Glass 3.
The power button, as well as the volume buttons, are on the right side of the phone along with the SIM tray and dual SIM support. Also, there is a dedicated memory card slot on the left. At bottom of this phone, there is a microphone hole, speaker grille, and the Micro USB port. This phone has quite a trendy look and the plastic it is built with looks like glass.
The Phantom 9 features impressively slim bezels and the plastic buttons are pretty clicky. The bottom of this phone has ports and connectors like a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Micro USB and loudspeaker. There is a vertically aligned triple camera setup at the back of the phone. The display fingerprint sensor as well as the face unlock features perform great.
The Tecno Phantom 9 features a 6.4 inch AMOLED display making it one of the finest phones with such display features in its category. The AMOLED display doesn’t need a backlight thus giving perfect contrast ratios. The colors on this phone look vibrant and the display comes with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels.
The screen ratio of this display is 19.5:9 and the screen is bright enough so that you can have the content on your phone visible in even sunlight and outdoor environments. You can watch a lot of videos with high resolution and it doesn’t disappoint you. The color reproduction is great and accurate offering sharp and good viewing angles.
It doesn’t have the L1 certification so that there cant be Full-HD video streaming on Amazon and prime video. The display is crisp and vivid. The colors of this phone look vibrant and are sufficiently bright for a good viewing experience. The Gorilla glass three is good for the phone to prevent scratches.
The smartphone runs on Android 9.0 with HiOS 5.0 customization. The phone comes with a very pleasant and smooth user interface. The phone is powered by the Octa-Core MediaTek MT6765 Helio P35 processor that ensures the smooth performance of the phone.
The processor paired 6GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage that is further expandable up to 256 GB allowing you to keep your large data files without having to worry about storage. You can play a lot of high-end games like PubG, FreeFire, and others. The processor, as well as RAM, is intended to make your gaming experience painless and smooth.
You can do multitasking and enjoy video streaming, gaming, watching videos, calling, and switching between the apps all day long. You can add your favorite apps and do daily tasks without a lag. The in-display fingerprint reader is not very fast. So, you can keep it functional and secure with the use of other unlocking methods including protecting by the pin, pattern, or password.
The smartphone has a triple camera setup aligned vertically at the back of the phone. The phone has a 16MP primary sensor, a 2MP depth sensor, and an 8MP wide-angle lens. It is capable of capturing good pictures in daylight but fails to perform well in low-light conditions. The selfie snapper offers a 32MP selfie capturing with LED flash on each side.
The selfie camera is dependably good to go with. Also, the phone offers a lot of features for imagery. The multiple modes it offers are AI mode, beauty mode, Bokeh Mode, and panorama mode. The AI automatically captures pictures focusing on your shooting needs. You can easily switch between the options to switch between three lenses on the right edge. There are AR emojis like this found in expensive high-end devices.
The Tecno Phantom 9 price in Pakistan is PKR 39,999.
The Phantom 9 is undoubtedly a good phone packed with a lot of features that are often found in high-end phones. The brand and its phones have evolved and thus became popular all around the world. This smartphone has potential and supports multitasking very well. It looks good and costs less with high specifications like a 6.4 inch AMOLED display, 6GB RAM, 128 GB ROM ad 32 MP Selfie camera.
|SIM Size (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Nano-sim|
|Display Type A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||AMOLED|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Display Size||6.39 inches|
|Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.||
16 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.4, 13mm (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.8, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Flash There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)|
|Camera||32 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm|
|Operating System Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|User Interface or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.||Yes|
|RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.||6GB|
|Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.||128GB|
|Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||PowerVR GE8320|
|Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)|
|Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Loudspeakeer The loudspeaker is a small sound driver fitted within a mobile phone, or other communication device, which is used to produce sound. Traditionally, loudspeakers on mobile phones are used to produce sound alerts for events such as incoming calls, incoming messages and alarms.||Yes|
|Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct,|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.|
|GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.||Yes, with A-GPS|
|NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.|
|Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device.|
|GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.||Yes|
|MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.|
|Email (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.|
|IM (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.|
|Battery Type Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Ion|
|Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||3500 mAh|