Tecno mobile, one of the largest leading smartphone brands in the world has launched a successor for it’s Tecno Phantom 8 which was released earlier in 2017. The new Tecno phantom 9 was launched this year in July, 2019 and it comes with amazing features for a smartphone of its kind.
This fantastic Tecno phantom 9 device has a high screen quality, big screen size, long battery life of about 3500 mAh non-removable and high quality front and back cameras. The smartphone users do not have to worry about a fast battery drain when making use of the phone as it does not get power drained on time.
The smartphone runs on a powerful octa-core processor for enhanced speed and performance. The phantom 9 smartphone is built with a 6.39 inches AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution, which allows it have a large display that makes it easy for the device users to play games or watch movies and also enjoy enough screen time.
It also has a very high screen quality that projects good images and videos. The Tecno phantom smartphone only comes in one color variant which is the Lapland Aurora. The device is also not water and dust resistant.
Tecno Phantom 9 Price in Nigeria
The Tecno Phantom 9 price in Nigeria starts from around 76,000 Naira. Although, these prices changes depending on the location, available phone deals and also storage memory of the smartphone. This smartphone is available and can be purchased at leading online and offline phone stores everywhere in Nigeria.
Tecno Phantom 9 Key Features
- 39 inch AMOLED Infinity-U Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (403 ppi)
- Android 9.0 (Pie), HiOS, 6GB RAM
- Octa-Core Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm), up to 2.35GHz
- Dimensions: 158.5 x 75.3 x 7.9 mm (6.24 x 2.96 x 0.31 inches)
- Weight: 164.4 g (5.78 oz)
- Build material: Polycarbonate (glass stick)
- SIM: Dual Nano-SIM
- 128GB Built-in Storage, up to 512GB memory card
- 16MP + 8MP + 2MP Triple Rear Camera with Quad LED Flash
- 32MP Front Camera with Dual Flash
- Fingerprint Sensor (Under Display)
- Lapland Aurora Colour
- 3500 mAh Li-ion Non-removable Battery
- Other features: gyro, accelerometer, compass, Bluetooth and proximity.
Tecno Phantom 9 Reviews
Design and Display
The Tecno phantom 9 is built with a 6.39 inches AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and over 100,000:1 contrast ratio and also with about 84% screen to body ratio. It also features a waterdrop style notch which houses the selfie camera. The front of the phantom 9 device features sleek bezels and a water-drop notch.
This water-drop style notch houses the front camera. For the upper part of the device, at the side it houses the volume and power buttons and below it shows the microphone, speaker, 3.5mm jack, the micro USB port and also a microphone slot. At the back of the smartphone is arranged elegantly in vertical order the triple camera sensors and an LED flash.
A fingerprint scanner is not found at the back of the device as it is inside the display. The Tecno phantom 9 gets the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 as protection on the front of the device. This glass ensures the phone screen is intact and does not break easily. The smartphone has an eye-catching dual-tone finish with a gradient pattern.
It also has a width of 75.3 mm, a length of 158.5 mm and a thickness of 7.9 mm. The phantom 9 smartphone comes in only one color variant which is the Lapland Aurora color. Other interesting features of the device includes; WiFi hot-spot, WiFi direct, Bluetooth v5.0, Fingerprint Sensor, a Micro USB port and support for USB.
The Tecno phantom 9 smartphone comes with 32MP selfie camera on the front which is used to take amazing images. The camera also offers dual LED flash, which helps the camera take good quality pictures even in low light or dark environment.
The triple camera at the rear of the smartphone begins with the arrangement of a 16 megapixels primary sensor that has an f/1.85 aperture which is the main snapper and this is supported by an 8 megapixels ultrawide lens and below comes the final 2 megapixels sensor for depth. The camera application features a night, super-macro shots, 2x zoom ability, AI mode and wide-angle mode. The phantom 9 device can also take HDR videos.
Performance and Connectivity
The Tecno Phantom 9 is built with an Android 9 Pie out of the box coupled with the MediaTek Helio P35 chipset which offers an octa-core processor clocked up to 2.35GHz. Built with 12nm process, this chipset comes with PowerVR GE8320 GPU for better graphics features.
The smartphone comes with a 6GB/128GB of internal memory storage which can be expanded up to 1 terabyte by the use of a dedicated memory card which the device supports. The smartphone produces an excellent sound and audio quality. The audio is very clear and loud enough both with and without the use of earphones. The sound transmission when making or receiving a call is also high-quality.
The Tecno phantom 9 smartphone comes with a large powerhouse of 3500mAh non removable battery to empower the whole smartphone when charged from 0% to 100% and would be used for up to a day usage before the next charge. The major problem of this device is that, the smartphone does not come with a wireless or fast charging technology.
Tecno Phantom 9 Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Tecno Phantom 9:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Processor: 2.35GHz Octa-core Processor, Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 6GB RAM
- Colours: Lapland Aurora
- Dimension: 158.5 x 75.3 x 7.9 mm
- Weight: 164.4 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.39 inch AMOLED infinity-U Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 16MP + 8MP + 2MP Triple Camera
- Rear Camera Features: Quad LED Flash, Autofocus, HDR, panorama, AI Mode, AI HDR
- Front Camera: 32 MP Camera, Dual LED Flash, AI Beauty Mode
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: No
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 3500 mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: No