Succeeding the Phantom 6, the Tecno Phantom 8 comes with amazing featured which include a 5.7-inch screen display with 1920 x 1080 screen resolution, 6GB RAM , 64GB Internal Storage Space, 20MP front camera pixel and 3500mAh battery life. It comes with a dual rear camera setup of 13MP + 12MP.
Tecno Phantom 8 Specs
- OS : Android 7.0 Nougat with HiOS 3.0
- Screen Size : 5.7 Inches FHD IPS Touchscreen Display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution
- Processor Type : Octa-core 2.60 GHz Cortex, Mediatek chipset
- Memory : RAM — 6GB | ROM — 64GB.
- Camera : Rear — Dual 12MP + 13MP |Front — 20MP
- Battery : 3500 mAh
Tecno Phantom 8 Review and Specifications
Design and Display
The Tecno Phantom 8 is a premium looking Android Phone with a 5.7-inch Full HD Display and 1080 x 1920 pixels screen resolution and 403 pixels per inch.
In terms of the design, the Phantom 8 comes with a full metal unibody design spotting a 5.7-inch 2.5D glass screen.
Software and Operating System
Powered by a 2.6GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor, the Phantom 8 spots a 6GB RAM , 64GB internal storage space which can be expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card. Note that Tecno Phantom 8 does not come with a dedicated microSD card slot, which means that you either choose to use two SIM cards or you use just one SIM card with your microSD card.
For the operating system, the Tecno Phantom 8 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with HiOS v3.0 – Tecno’s custom User Interface.
Camera and Battery Capacity
Tecno Phantom 8 comes with a dual rear camera setup of 12MP + 13MP which is said to provide professional level photos for everyone. The 12MP camera uses SONY IMX386 sensor with f/1.8 lens and has 2X optical zoom , while the 13MP sensor has 10X optical zoom. The device’s camera features include Autofocus, portrait mode, Auto HDR, Night mode, Superpixel and smart filters.
For the selfie lovers, the Phantom 8 spots 20MP front camera resolution with smart dual LED flash for bright selfies.
In terms of the battery capacity, the Phantom 8 comes with 3500mAh battery life which is expected to last a whole on heavy usage. The device supports quick charge technology as it comes with USB Type-C chord enabling it to charge from 0 – 100% in 70 minutes.
For security purpose, Tecno Phantom 8 features a fingerprint scanner located at the rear just below the camera region.
The Tecno Phantom 8 comes in Champagne Gold, Phantom Black and Galaxy Blue color options.
Tecno Phantom 8 Price and Specs
The Phantom 8 is now available in Nigeria and can be purchased from any of the top online stores like JUMIA and KONGA. Tecno Phantom 8 price in Nigeria 2018 starts from ₦120,999 up to ₦139,999 depending on your location in the country.
Tecno Phantom 8 Specifications and Price
The Tecno Phantom 8 Specs are:
- Availability: Yes
- Price Range: ₦120,999 – ₦139,999
- SIM: Dual Micro SIM
- Platform: Android 7.0 Nougat + HiOS UI v3.0
- Fingerprint: Yes, rear-mounted.
- Technology: GSM / HSDPA / LTE
- 2G Bands: Yes
- 3G Bands: Yes
- 4G Bands: Yes , Band not specified
BODY & DISPLAY:
- Size: 5.7-inches FHD with 2.5D glass
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080 Pixels
- Protection: –
- Dimensions: 159.95 x 79.5 x 7.9mm
- Weight: –
- Build : Full metal , Diamond Fire Design
- Colours: Galaxy Blue, Phantom Black and Champagne Gold
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757CD)
- CPU: 2.6GHz Octa-core.
- GPU: ARM Mali-T880 dual GPU @ 1GHz
- WLAN: WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac with MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: Yes
- GPS: Yes
- USB: Yes , Type-C
- OTG : Yes
- NFC: –
- RAM: 6GB
- Internal Storage: 64GB
- External Storage: Yes , microSD up to 2TB (Hybrid setup , Uses SIM 2 Slot)
- Rear Camera: 13MP + 12MP , Sony IMX386 dual rear cameras
- Rear Flash: Yes
- Features: Autofocus, portrait mode [refocus], Auto HDR, Night mode, Superpixel and smart filters
- Front Camera: 20MP
- Front Flash: Yes
- Features: Smooth Mode , Brighten Mode
- Capacity: 3500mAh
- Type: Non-removable
- Features: Rapid charge
- Ambient Light Sensor
- Proximity Sensor
- E-Compass Sensor
- Gyroscope Sensor