Tecno Phantom 9 Goes Official in Nigeria, Priced at N77,000


Finally, Tecno Mobility have resurrected it Phantom series with the launch of the Phantom 9 smartphone in Nigeria. The Tecno Phantom 9 is the direct successor of the Phantom 8 launched back in 2017. Being Tecno’s flagship model, the device comes with many notable improvement over the predecessor.

Tecno Phantom 9 Review

Some highlights of the device specification includes: a large 6.4-inch Full-HD+ U-shaped notch display, taunted at about 83% screen-to-body ratio. The processing power is supplied by the MediaTek MT6765 Helio P35 CPU, along with PowerVG GE8320 GPU, 6GB of RAM and 128GB expandable storage.

Interestingly, the Phantom 9 does not have a rear placed fingerprint, but instead, Tecno made use of in-screen fingerprint scanner, the first of it kind from the company. Other specification and features of the Phantom 9 are are detailed below.

Tecno Phantom 9 Specifications and Features

  • 6.4-inch (1080 x 2340 pixels) Full-HD+ display with 500 nits brightness
  • 2.35GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) 12nm processor with 650MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 6GB RAM with 128GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • HiOS 5.0 based on Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • 16MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, 2MP camera, 8MP 120° ultra-wide camera, quad LED flash
  • 32MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor, AI Face Unlock
  • Dimensions: 158.46 x 75.3 x 7.85 mm
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
  • 3500mAh battery

Tecno Phantom 9 Pricing and Availability

Tecno Phantom 9 Price


The Tecno Phantom 9 comes in Aura Blue colors, and is priced at N77,000 in Nigeria, which translates to around $209 US Dollars. The device is currently available in Nigeria and few other African countries, will be launch in India on the 10th of July, 2019.

Stephen Ekpa
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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. When Steve is not writing tech, then he is reading tech.


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