TECNO Mobile are doing away with the Phantom 7 probably this year to see it come in silently just as they did for the Camon C7 delaying and coming in after the C9. Tecno Mobile are again launching their flagship device Tecno Phantom 8 and Phantom 8 Plus in Dubai as they did with the Tecno Phantom 6 launched last year.
It is not new now for Tecno to launch their flagship abroad as this is what they have always wanted to do. Tecno are presenting the Phantom 8 and Phantom 8 Plus to the international markets with the global launch.
Tecno Phantom 8 brings in unique cameras both dual cameras at the back. The front camera will be a single camera. The phone is rumored to be only a 5.5 inch and will bring on board a bigger RAM and internal storage.
Key Tecno Phantom 8 Specs
- Display: 5.5 inch FHD
- Type: IPS LCD
- OS: Android 7.1 Nougat (Oreo on the way)
- Processor: Helio P25
- ROM: 32GB/64GB
- Front Camera: 8MP
- Back cameras Dual 13MP + 5MP
- Battery: 3500mAh
It will run on Android 7.1 Nougat and probably will get the Android 8.0 Oreo if Tecno Mobile decide to offer OTA updates. They have always been reluctant in pushing updates over the air to their handsets and this is not any good for a mobile brand.
The device is equipped with 6GB RAM and possibly 32GB or 64GB internal storage. To expect more this phone will also offer an SD card slot.
Expect some unique 13.0 megapixels and 5.0 megapixels primary cameras. The back cameras on the Tecno Phantom 8 will be dual cameras and the secondary camera I mean the front camera will offer an 8MP sensor for selfie lovers.
The device will feature an octa core processor that sports a Helio P25 chip working with the 2.6GHz processor speed. The same processor witnessed in the Phantom 6 we don’t know yet if there will be an upgrade.
The Tecno Phantom 8 again will possible host a non-removable lithium polymer battery with 3500mAh battery capacity.