Tecno Phantom 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S6
Comparison: Tecno Phantom 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung released it long awaited smartphone that was really anticipated to be the thing to talk about. Well, we have seen and even talked about it. But that’s not all Tecno Mobile too has brought forth a booming 4G phablet the Tecno Phantom 5 which moves in to replace the Tecno Phantom Z that was the deal of those days.

I have looked at the specifications of both the gadgets and decided to give them a feature comparison. This gives birth to the post Tecno Phantom 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 which I hope you will love while going through. Tecno Phantom 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 is expected to give you an overview and to help you make informed decision between the two smartphones in the market today, one by the Tech giant Samsung and the other by a new and fast rising company Tecno Mobile.

Display Properties

Samsung Galaxy has a 5.1 inch display contrary to the Tecno Phantom 5 which has a 5.5 inch screen display. Both smartphones have 16M colors. Samsung Galaxy S6 has a display resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels with 577 pixels per inch (PPI) whereas its counterpart Tecno Phantom 5 has a 1080 x 1920 pixels with 401 ppi pixel density.

Samsung S6’s display is made of Super AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 4 with IPS capacitative touchscreen technology. Tecno Phantom 5 also applies the IPS Capacitative Technology in its display screen.

System and Processor

Samsung Galaxy S6 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS while the Tecno Phantom 5 runs on ANdroid 5.1 Lollipop OS. This means that both gadgets display high profile settings and great UI on basis that they run on the latest OS by Google.

Samsung Galaxy S6 is powered by two processors which include; the quad-core Cortex-A53 clocking at a frequency of 1.5GHz and quad-core Cortex-A57 clocking at 2.1GHz. It also uses the Exynos 7420 Chipset with a Mali-T760 GPU.

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On the other side Tecno Phantom 5 runs on  an Octa-core Cortex-A53 processor clocking at 1.5GHz. Its processor uses the MediaTek MT6753 chipset with Mali-T760 MP4 GPU.

Both gadgets have a 3GB RAM which means that the only difference will come at the processor speeds with the number of cores available. A higher frequency of the processor with a lower number of cores means that the efficiency won’t be outstanding like for the case of low frequency and higher number of cores will produce effective power.

Tecno Phantom 5

Memory & Storage

Both gadgets the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Tecno Phantom 5 lack MicroSD card slots. This means that majorly they will rely on the internal storage space that comes with them. Just what are these storage space that are carried along his awesome smartphones?

Well Samsung Galaxy S6 comes in varied versions, which means they have varied internal storage specifications. Samsung Galaxy S6 has 32GB, 64GB and 128GB versions that mean alot when it comes to storage of one’s files.

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Tecno Phantom 5 on the other side has a 32GB of ROM. Even though this might be lower as compared to the 64GB and 128GB versions of S6, I believe the 32GB storage can serve almost everyone’s storage needs. Unless you want to back up your PC files to your phone. Even that the 128GB of S6 won’t deliver.

Both smartphones have a 3GB RAM which combined with the power of the processor can deliver steaming performance.

Camera Comparison

Primary/Rear Camera

Tecno Phantom 5 comes in handy with 13.0MP of primary camera that can capture pictures of 4128 x 3096 pixel resolution. It comes with HDR and smile detection technology. Alongside that it also possesses a LED flash.

Samsung Galaxy S6 on the other side has 16.0MP rear camera with ability to capture 5312 x 2988-pixel pictures. It also has a LED Flash with image stabilization technologies.

Secondary/Front Camera

Tecno Phantom 5 has an 8.0MP front camera with the ability to take up to 3264 x 2448 pixel pictures. This is an awesome camera when it comes to selfie experience and the video calling experience.

Samsung Galaxy S6 on the other hand has a 5.0MP front shooter with a picture resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels.

Battery Comparison

Battery Capacity is the best and awesome thing that you need to figure out on any smartphone that you wish to purchase. This is so because of the time you will be online. You might wish to be online for a few hours or for up a day.

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Tecno Phantom 5 has a li-ion battery type with 3000mAh of battery capacity. Whereas the Samsaung Galaxy S6 has a 2550mAh lithium-ion battery. Really too low for such a smartphone as Samsung Galaxy S6.


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Tecno Phantom 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S6

Feature Tecno Phantom 5 Samsung Galaxy S6
Dimensions 151 x 75.8 x 6.8 mm 143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 mm
Keyboard Type Touchscreen Touchscreen
Cover Metal Aluminium
Display Properties
Size 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 401 ppi 5.1 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels, 577 ppi
Type IPS capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 4
System and Processor
OS Android 5.1 Android 5.0
Chipset MediaTek MT6753 Exynos 7420
Frequency 1.5GHz 1.5GHz & 2.1GHz
Memory & Storage
ROM 32GB 32B, 64GB & 128GB versions
MicroSD No No
Rear 13.0MP 16.0MP
Front 8.0MP 5.0MP
Picture Resolution 4128 x 3096 5312 x 2988
Capacity 3000mAh 2550mAh
Type Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

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