Tecno confirms the launch of it first foldable smartphone on February 28

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Tecno Mobile has confirmed the arrival of its first foldable smartphone on February 28. The PHANTOM V Fold foldable smartphone will make its debut at the upcoming MWC 2023 event on February 28th in Barcelona.

The company claims that the PHANTOM V Fold will be the world’s first right-left foldable smartphone powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ processor, setting a new standard for premium user experience and performance capabilities.


The PHANTOM V Fold is the latest addition to TECNO’s lineup of smartphones powered by MediaTek chips, including the PHANTOM X2 series, which was launched with the Dimensity 9000 Chipset on the 7th of December. The company’s partnership with MediaTek continues at MWC Barcelona 2023, where the two brands will have close interaction and the PHANTOM V Fold will be officially launched.

The launch event will take place on February 28 at 15:30 CET in Hall 6, Theatre 1, Fira Gran Via. TECNO promises that the PHANTOM V Fold will provide users with an incredible experience with its advanced performance capabilities, and it will be exciting to see how it compares to other foldable smartphones in the market, like the Galaxy Fold4 and Xiaomi Mix Fold 2.


Both Jack Guo, General Manager of TECNO Mobile, and Finbarr Moynihan, Vice President, Corporate Marketing at MediaTek have reacted to the expected arrival of the Phantom V Fold.

We are delighted to be marking another exciting and important milestone together with MediaTek with the launch of the PHANTOM V Fold. In developing the world’s first left-right foldable smartphone to be equipped with MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ processor, we are underlining our firm belief in the ability of this partnership to continue delivering unparalleled experiences to our customers around the world.

...says Jack Guo, General Manager of TECNO
The MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ processor provides the foundation of excellent performance needed for the smartphones of today. This chip enables TECNO to bring the PHANTOM V Fold to market with a powerful flagship experience, and we look forward to the continuation of this valuable collaboration.

...said Finbarr Moynihan, Vice President, Corporate Marketing of MediaTek

The short YouTube Video above gives us a glimpse of what this upcoming Tecno foldable smartphone will look like, and to be sincere, it looks awesome. 28th of February is still about 3-weeks from today, and we hope to lay our hand’s on more renders before the official launch date.


By Stephen Ekpa

Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones.

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