Comparison: Tecno Phantom 5 vs Huawei P8 Lite


Tecno Mobile brought forth a great 4G smartphone dubbed Tecno Phantom 5 a 2015 flagship. On the other side Huawei after announcing the Huawei P8, they decided to bring forth a lighter version of the same, this is the Huawei P8 Lite. Having differences in storage and clocking rate.

Today I take a better part of my evening to compare Tecno Phantom 5 vs Huawei P8 Lite after one of my users decided to ask me for it. Well this i think is going to give a better view and comparison between the two gadgets Tecno Phantom 5 vs Huawei P8 Lite. Both smartphones are a better part running on one of the latest and most powerful operating system that is Android Lollipop.

Let’s get down to business after giving you an overview of what to expect.


Display Properties

Time to compare the display specifications of Tecno Phantom 5 and the Huawei P8 Lite.

Better Display
Tecno Phantom 5 has a better display than its counterpart, the Huawei P8 Lite. Why say so?
Tecno Phantom 5 has a 5.5-inch HD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with a pixel density of 400ppi.
That’s better, compare it with the 5.0-inch display of Huawei P8 Lite of 720 x 1280 pixels and a 294ppi.

Well let’s come to dimensions. Which one is much slimmer than the other of Tecno Phantom 5 vs Huawei P8 Lite.
Tecno Phantom 5 has a size of 151 x 75.8 x 6.8 mm while Huawei P8 Lite has a dimension of 143 x 70.6 x 7.7 mm.
Tecno Phantom 5 takes it all. It is wider, talker and slimmer than Huawei P8 Lite.
This summarizes it than Huawei P8 Lite is a meager compared to Tecno Phantom 5.

Comparison of System Properties

Well I initially talked of the two gadgets running on the latest OS that’s the Android 5.0 Lollipop. However versions of these OS vary from both phones.

Android OS versions
Tecno Phantom 5 runs on the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. Whilst the Huawei P8 Lite runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. You can get the difference. Phantom 5 has a better UI than Huawei P8 Lite and much improved performance since it runs on an update or upgrade of P8 Lite’s OS version.

Powerful Processor
Which of the two run on a better and powerful processor? I give it to Tecno Phantom 5. Why so?
Tecno Phantom 5 is powered by an octa-core (8-cores) Cortex A7 processor clocking at a rate of 1.5GHz that’s powering I say.
Let us look at what Huawei P8 Lite gives us. It is powered by an octa-core processor doing rounds at a frequency of 1.2GHz.

Powerful and Larger Primary Memory (RAM)
Tecno Phantom 5 takes it all again. With 3GB (3072MB) of RAM, combined with the 1.5GHz and octa-core processor, it really delivers.
Huawei P8 Lite on the other hand runs on a 2GB (2048MB) which also gives a better run for the processor efficiency with 1.2GHz is really awesome.

Tecno Phantom 5 takes it again with booming 3GB of RAM.

Memory and Storage Comparison

Much is really smart. So what has got a larger storage, takes it all in this section. ROM is the phone’s internal storage, MicroSD card excluded.
Tecno Phantom 5 has a 32GB internal storage. However, it lacks a MicroSD card slot.
Huawei P8 on the other side has a 26GB of ROM.

Expansion Capabilities
Tecno Phantom 5 lacks a MicroSD card slot. Which means it solely depends on the 32GB internal memory.
Huawei P8 has expandability capability with a MicroSD card slot expandable to 128GB.

Camera Comparison

Rear Camera (Primary Camera)
Tecno Phantom 5 has a 13.0MP rear camera. It is coupled with a LED flash that ensures powerful photo capturing during low light moments.
Huawei P8 Lite also has a 13.0MP primary camera. Which also has LED flash.

Front Camera (Secondary Camera)
Tecno Phantom 5 has an 8.0MP front shooter better than Huawei P8 Lite which has a 5.0MP front camera.

Battery Capacity

Tecno Phantom 5 is powered by a powerful 3000mAh lithium-ion battery. On the other hand Huawei P8 has a 2200mAh. This means that Tecno Phantom 5 will last longer than Huawei P8 Lite./em