The Tecno Phantom 5 is a new brand in the Tecno Phantom series. The smartphone is in every way a finance-friendly smartphone with high end features. This feature make its procurement a contract for any user or buyer.
The Tecno mobile is a mobile phone corporation with their industry in China. The company started July 2006 in Hong Kong. With its first analysis and advancement center in Shanghai, China, Tecno Mobile was set up as Tecno Telecom Limited. But it later changed its name to Transsion Holdings with Tecno Mobile helping as one of its subsidiaries.
Tecno centered its business on Africa and the South Asian market. However, a market research was conducted in Africa, Latin America and South East Asia and Africa was found to be more lucrative. As regards the research in 2008, the corporation stopped doing business in Asia to focus on Africa.
Tecno Phantom 5
The Tecno Phantom 5 is Tecno’s 2015 forerunner device and first smartphone from the corporation to feature a full metallurgic body design and a greater RAM of 3GB. The smartphone comes with a new display of a pixel density of about 400ppi. It also boasts a screen dimension of 5.5-inch with HD display. The mobile is a beauty with HD IPS screen and a vivid metal finish. Another fascinating feature of the phone is the fingerprint sensor which is at the back.
Features of the Tecno Phantom 5
Tecno Phantom 5 is slimmer and lighter than its prototype – Tecno Phantom. It comes with a shiny design measuring 151 x 75.8 x 6.8mm structured on an elegant glass and complete metal finish. It trimmed more than a millimeter off the density of the old Phantom.
Hardware & Software
The smartphone comes with a power boost. It is powered by 1.5GHz Octa-core cortex processor. This is doubled with a 3GB RAM for a smooth conduct and a consistent balance. The smartphone comes with twice the storage capacity of some Tecno phones. The storage capacity is 32GB inbuilt memory. This space is enough for your files and media.
Phantom 5 features a screen dimension of 5.5-inch with FHD display and a nice pixel density with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. They have the lead because they allow for a slender design as well as offer better battery capacity. This feature results in better battery life. Its full HD display also offers better contrast.
Tecno Phantom 5 has a 13 megapixels camera with faster auto focus on the back with the sensor coming from Samsung. Also an 8 megapixels camera is structured in the front with the aid of a LED flash. The phone’s camera supports smart gestures, which means you can take a shot by waving your hand.
The Fingerprint sensor on the Phantom 5 is really an awesome feature. This feature was found previously on only Apple iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy range. Therefore, Tecno including such a feature in its Phantom 5 really surprised people. The sensor is at the back of the smartphone and is really fast and accurate when detecting fingerprints. Furthermore, its works from any direction (i.e. 360 degrees) and all 5 fingers can be used to access it.
The smartphone comes with a 3,000 mAh battery. Its a really large battery that lasts for long. Though it takes time to be recharged fully, but when it is fully charged you don’t need a power bank or another round of refill for the day. Its quite impressive that a phone with an energy-sapping large HD screen can have such battery life. Moreover the slender nature of the phone makes it a commendable feature of having such battery.
The music capabilities of the Phantom 5 is quite impressive! The Phantom 5 has a really loud and large speaker at the back of the device that has a really loud sound. Its amazing how loud it is because you can play songs without an ear phone when you are alone.
Another amazing feature is the ability of the metallic ear phone that came with the device. The sound quality is really great. Tecno have also created their own music player called Boom Player. It is different from the Android standard player. It has Dolby Surround features so you can really ‘amp up’ the quality of its audio to the next level as well.
Pricing and Availability
Tecno Phantom 5 is now accessible in Nigeria. You can purchase the Phantom 5 smartphone at leading online and offline stores near you in Nigeria. The Phantom 5 Price in Nigeria ranges from N69,000 ($138) to N75,000 ($150) depending on your location in the country.
Tecno Phantom 5 Technical Specifications
These are the various specifications for the Tecno Phantom 5 smartphone
Device Type – Smartphone
Model – Tecno Phantom 5.
Type – Phablet
Dimensions – 151 x 75.8 x 6.8mm
Colors – Gold, Black, White.
2G Network – GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network – HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G Network – 4G: FDD CSFB band
SIM Type – Micro SIM
Dual SIM – Dual SIM (dual stand-by).
Display Type – IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size – 5.5inches FHD screen
Resolution – 1080 X 1920 pixel screen resolution
Colors – 16M colors
Pixel Density – 400ppi pixel density
Features – Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Audio Playback – Mp3, Midi, WAV, AAC
Video Playback – 3GP, Mp4
FM Radio – RDS
Alert Types – Vibration, Ringtones
Ring Tones – MP3, WAV
Hands Free – 3.5mm jack.
Primary – 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED flash
Video – 1080p@30fps Video
Features – Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Flash – LED flash
Secondary – 8 MP, 1080p With Front Flash
Operating System – Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Java Support – Yes
Facebook – Yes
Youtube – Yes
Chipset – MediaTek MT6753 (64-bit)
CPU – 1.5GHz Octa-core cortex – A7 CPU
GPU – Mali-720GPU
RAM (Memory) – 3GB RAM
Internal Storage – 32 GB
Card Slot – n/a
Sensors – Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Bluetooth – Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, LE
Wi-Fi – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA
Wi-fi Hotspot – Yes
USB – MicroUSB 2.0
GPS – A-GPS
2G – GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G – Up to 42.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink
4G – LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Speed – Up to 42.2 Mbps
Web Browser – HTML5
SMS – Yes (threaded view)
MMS – Yes
Email – Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
Battery Type – Li-Po Battery
Capacity – 3000 mAh
Placement – Non-Removable
Standby – 64h
Talk Time – 13:50h
Music Play – 9:25h
– MP4/H.264 player
– Support OTG
– Support OTA
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
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