Official: Tecno Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus with HiOS and USB Type-C
To celebrate the 10th year anniversary of the company, Tecno Mobiles has announced Tecno Phantom 6 and Tecno Phantom 6 Plus at a dedicated event in Dubai, UAE. The Chinese also announce plans to expand into the Latin America and South East Asia markets after opening an office in the Middle East (Dubai).
The new phantom series is aimed at consumers who yearn for elegant design, fluid operation and frontier technology.
Tecno Phantom 6
Sporting a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display, the Tecno Phantom 6 is powered by the octa-core Mediatek Helio P10 processor clocked at 2.0GHz paired along with 3GB of RAM, 32GB built-in expandable storage space, Eye Scanner Version 2.0 and uses the reversible USB Type-C port.
The Phantom 6 has a rear Dual Camera setup (13MP + 5MP) and a front 8MP camera for selfies. It is Dual SIM enabled (Hybrid), runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with the Tecno’s HiOS UI on top and backed by a 2700mAh battery.
Tecno Phantom 6 Plus
Backed by a bigger 4050mAh battery, the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus sports an all metal body, 6-inch FHD AMOLED display, Fingerprint sensor and Eye Scanner v2.0. It is powered by the Deca-Core Mediatek Helio X20 processor clocked at 2.0GHz paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage space.
In the camera segment, there is a rear facing 21MP camera with Sony IMX230 Sensor and Dual LED flash, alongside a front 8MP camera for selfies and video chats. The Phantom 6 Plus is also equipped with Hybrid Dual SIM slots and USB Type-C port for both charging and data transfer.
Pricing and Availability
The Tecno Phantom 6 will retail for AED 899 (US$ 245 / NGN 77,000) while the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus will retail for AED 1099 (US$ 299 / NGN 94,000).
The following markets will get both flagships – Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Egypt, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Uganda, Tanzania, Ethopia, Venezuela, Columbia, Kenya, Rwanda, Cote D’ Ivoire, Peru, Mali, Ghana, Guinea, Iran, Senegal, Cameroon and Togo.