TCL 40R 5G and TCL 405 announced with up to Dimensity 700 CPU

TCL have just announced two smartphones in their 40-series. The models includes the TCL 40R 5G, and the TCL 405, which is a 4G device. Both of these phones are powered by a 5000mAh battery, but while the 4G model has a tradition 10W charger, the 5G model is given 15W fast charger.

Both smartphones comes in a 6.6-inches screen with 720 x 1612 pixels, a dewdrop notch and a minimum of 400 nits of brightness. However, while the TCL 405 has a tradition screen with 60Hz refresh, the screen on the TCL 40R 5G supports 90Hz refresh.

TCL 40R 5G and TCL 405 announced with up to Dimensity 700 CPU TCL 405 now official

TCL 405 key specifications

  • Display: 6.6-inch IPS LCD 720 x 1612px HD+ with 20:9 ratio
  • CPU: 2.0GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio G25 with PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • Storage and RAM:  32/64GB and 2GB RAM; expandable up to 256GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 12 (Go Edition)
  • Camera: Dual camera with a PDAF and a single LED flash:
    • 13MP Main (f/2.2)
    • 2MP Depth (f/2.4)
  • Front camera: 5MP selfie
  • Video recording: 1080p/[email protected] (front and rear camera)
  • Connectivity: Single / Dual Nano-SIM; GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Other Features: FaceID, USB Type-C.
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 10W charger
TCL 40R 5G and TCL 405 announced with up to Dimensity 700 CPU TCL 40R 5G now official

TCL 40R 5G key specifications

  • Display: 6.6-inch IPS LCD 720 x 1612px HD+ with 20:9 ratio
  • CPU: 2.2GHz octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 with Mali-G52 GPU
  • Storage and RAM:  64/128GB and 4GB RAM; expandable up to 512GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 12
  • Camera: Dual camera with a PDAF and a single LED flash:
    • 50MP Main (f/1.8)
    • 2MP Macro (f/2.4)
    • 2MP Depth (f/2.4)
  • Front camera: 8MP selfie (F/2.0)
  • Video recording: 1080p/[email protected] (front and rear camera)
  • Connectivity: Single / Dual Nano-SIM; GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Other Features: FaceID, USB Type-C.
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 15W fast charger

TCL 40R 5G and TCL 405 pricing and availability

The TCL 40R 5G comes in Stardust Purple and Starlight Black, while the 405 is painted in Lavender Purple and Space Dark color. Both models are already listed on the company’s Italian website. As for pricing, the 40R 5G will cost 240 EUR, an equivalent of $237. Pricing for the TCL 405 is not known as at when this post was written.

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