Tecno Phantom X: The Tecno Phantom X is by far the best smartphone released by Tecno Mobile. It has a curved display – first for Tecno Phones – and it’s coming with it’s own AI named “Ella”. So, what are the complete specs of this phone, how much will it cost and when is the launch date?
To answer the questions above, we’ll like to tell you a little about the Phantom X. This way, you get to know a little about the device.
About Tecno Phantom X
Tecno Phantom X is a premium phone released by Tecno Mobile. It is the upgrade of the Tecno Phantom 9 released last year. But unlike the Phantom 9, this one is coming with loads of exciting features and it’s an upgrade in every sense.
From previous report, Tecno is setting up base in Europe. And to successfully enter that market, they need smartphones that fits the region and can compete.
So, it make sense the the company is bringing a curved display, AMOLED panel, it’s own AI in a smartphone they hope to sell in Europe countries.
Below is the summary and complete specifications of the Phantom X. Check to see if you think it’s worth the price attached to it.
Build and Display
The Phantom X has a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate enabled. Its display resolution is FullHD+ with punch hole for dual selfie camera up front.
The display also has the always on feature and under sunlight, the screen is bright enough for you to use the display. Also, the display is curved which makes if the very first Tecno Phone to come with a curved screen.
Phantom X build is plastic back, plastic frame and glass front. From leaks so far, the back plastic is glossy which gives it that premium feel. While the front glass has the Corning Gorilla Glass as default protection.
Chipset, RAM and Internal Storage
Phantom X is powered by a MediaTek Helio G95 chipset. This chipset is a gaming chipset from MediaTek and from its Geekbench test and score, it is very impressive. The Helio G95 chip will be accompanied by an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.2GHz and a power GPU to compliment.
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There is no 5G for the Phantom X. Maybe it’s successor will come 5G but we’ll have to wait and see. But, when it comes to performance, you can expect this device to perform really well.
In the RAM and Storage segment, the Phantom X is coming with an 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. You’ll also get space for storage expansion via microSD card. A combination of 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage is pretty impressive.
At the rear, the Phantom X comes with a triple rear cameras. A 50MP main camera, 13MP ultrawide, and 8MP macro. The sensors is paired along a laser with four flashes.
The quality of photos you’ll get from the 50MP main camera is expected to be incredible. But, you’ll have to wait to see the live camera test and review. You join our YouTube Community now to see live photos, camera test, and review when we have the phone in the studio.
Also, some of the feature of the rear camera includes; OIS, gyro-EIS, 4K video, slow-Mo and many more. Upfront will be a 48 + 8MP selfie cameras. The main front camera will be wide and the secondary camera might be Ultrawide or depth sensor with double flashlight.
Software and Battery
The phone run out of the box Android 11 along with Tecno latest HiOS software which is really good. Phantom X uses a non removable 4700mAh battery with 33W fast charge feature enabled but no wireless charge enabled.
Other features include; USB type-C, under display-fingerprint scanner, FM, G-Sensor, OTG Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Gyroscope, Laser and more. Below is the full specifications of the Tecno Phantom X
Tecno Phantom X Full Specifications
|Technology||GSM / CDMA/ HSPA / LTE|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|Download Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A|
|Dimensions||165.1 x 76.4 x 9.3 mm (6.5 x 3.01 x 0.37 in)|
|Weight||216 g (7.62 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||AMOLED, HDR, 90Hz|
|Resolution||1080 x 2460 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS (Operating System)||Android 11, HiOS|
|Chipset (Processor)||Mediatek Helio G95|
|CPU Details||Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Card Slot (SD Card)||Yes (microSD Card)|
|Internal Storage||8GB RAM, 256GB Storage|
|Triple Lenses||50MP (Main)|
|Features||Laser, flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||4K, 2K, 1080p; gyro-EIS, OIS|
|Dual Camera||48MP + 8MP|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive|
|GPS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under-display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Battery||Li-Po 4700mAh, non-removable|
|Charging Features||Fast charging 33W|
|Games||Yes, Downloadable from Google Playstore|
The option of dual selfie cameras to a single pop selfie camera is a good one. It’s better to get quality selfies than having a piece of tech that produces less quality selfies.
Where to buy Tecno Phantom X
The price of the Tecno Phantom X Pro is about ₦228,000 (~$555) and pre-order have started in some countries. Tell us what you think about this new Tecno phone via your comment below.