The successor of the Tecno Phantom 8 has been launched just now at an event in Delhi, which will be called as the Tecno Phantom 9. The handset comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor to enhance the security level and also has a 3D battery cover with a pattern of sunlight and rain. The Phantom 8 was launched in April last year Mediatek processor and even this new device will be coming with MediaTek P35 SoC. The Phantom 9 will be available in Lapland Aurora color option and is priced at Rs. 14,999. The device will be available via Flipkart starting 17th of July.
The handset is launched with a 6.4-inch FHD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) AMOLED dot Notch display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9, giving screen to body ratio of 91.47 percent. The Phantom 8 was launched with a 5.7-inch display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolutions with just 16:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the latest smartphone is powered with an Octa-core Helio P35 12nm MediaTek processor with 2.3GHz clocking speeds.
There is a 6GB RAM on the smartphone along with 128GB of internal storage which can be extended further up to a maximum of 256GB via microSD card slot. Out of the box, it comes with Android 9 Pie operating system with HIOS 5.0 UI on top. Talking about the camera, the Phantom 9 will be featuring a triple camera setup on the rear, with 16MP main sensor along with an 8MP secondary camera and 2MP third camera which comes with the support for quad rear flash.
The rear camera supports 8x Digital zoom with Google lens and comes with the features like Wide-angle mode, AR mode, Animoji, Bokeh Mode, HDR, AI camera and more. On the front, we can find a 32MP selfie sensor with AI capabilities that comes with f/2.0 aperture and 2 LED flashlights. It also comes with the support for 4X Digital zoom and can record 1080p HD videos. Furthermore, it has an adjustable front flashlight and is equipped with features like beauty mode, AR mode, Wide Selfie, AI camera, Portrait, and HDR.
To power the handset, there is a 3500mAh battery and comes with a multi-card slot with two supporting SIM cards while one is for SD card. There are connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, GLONASS, AGPS and more. The companies HiOS comes with features like AI video Beauty, Intelligent Notification management, AI read mode, AI Battery Lab, Smart Panel and more.
There in-display fingerprint sensor on the device comes with a lens under-screen solution that is claimed by the company to unlock faster and accurately. The smartphone measures 158.52 x 75.3×7.85mm and weighs 164 grams. Furthermore, there is a Night algorithm 2.0 support for both rear and front cameras. Comment in the section below if you have more queries on the same and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more news and updates.