Tecno Phantom 9

Tecno Phantom 9: Full Specification and Review

The new Phantom 9 series is back! Phantom 9 which is the successor of Phantom 8 has been launched on the 4th of July, 2019 by TECNO mobile. Phantom 9 which features Al Triple camera modifies photography to another level, it allows you to record those unforgettable moments and ensuring full satisfactory, while capturing great looking images.

Tecno Phantom 9 Key Specs

  • Display: 6.4” FULL HD+
  • Operating System: Android 9 pie
  • Screen Size: 1080 x 2340px
  • Processor: Octa-core 2.3GHz
  • Storage: 128GB
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Rear Camera:  16MP + 8MP + 2MP
  • Front Camera: 32MP with flash
  • In-Display Fingerprint area
  • Battery Capacity: 3500mAh


The device comes with an attractive Lapland Aurora color at the back, giving the phone some artful appearance. Gazing at the unique body design with a crystal clear and a pure-like jade screen, makes you fall in love with the device. Also it features an artistic balanced ratio of a golden color.

The new Phantom 9 features a 6.4-inches Dot Notch 19.5:9 perfect screen ratio, which enables user-experience more content without scrolling down much. Also the AMOLED feature gives a natural and brighter display.


The Tecno Phantom 9 is equipped with a triple rear camera of 16MP + 2MP + 8MP with quad flash and ground-breaking 32MP selfie at the front (this reminds of Infinix S4). The 8MP which is ‘120 degree ultra-wide lens’ focuses on capturing content just like what you are seeing with your eyes, while 2MP (Al-Bokeh Effect) focuses on taking close up shots from 2.5cm.

With the newly upgraded AI Auto Scene Detection and AI HDR, images taken on this device are much brighter and natural. Hence, giving you an extraordinary and broad view. The newly featured 32MP gives you a stunning selfie experience.


The smartphone boasts of a more powerful performance to its user. Its CPU possess 2.3GHz Octa-core together with 6GB of RAM and in-built storage of 128GB, expandable to 256GB with microSD (memory card). This improves user-experience because files can easily be backed up without thinking of low memory and so many apps can run on the device without crash. Also, it promises stable multitasking; this will allow you work with your phone efficiently and well-ordered.

The Tecno Phantom 9 has a non-removable battery capacity of 3500mAh which uses Li-Po technology. The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system based on HIOS 5.0. With this upgraded system you would find more interesting contents such as AI Assistant, AI Video Beauty, Smart Panel and AI Battery Lab.


The Tecno latest flagship device, Phantom 9, is rumored to be sold at N77,000.

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Announced 4th July, 2019
Status Available
Height 158.46 mm
Width 75.3mm
Thickness 7.85 mm
Body Lapland Aurora
Screen size 6.4-inch FHD
Resolution 2340 x 1080 Display
Screen TypeTouchscreen
WiFi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth V5.0
Network Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
FM RadioYes
Operating System HiOS based on Android™ 9 Pie
CPU 2.35 GHz Octa-Core
Internal Storage 128GB ROM Expandable via MICRO SD up to 500GB
GPU PowerVR GE8320
Rear Camera Triple cameras-16MP F1.8 main sensor + 2MP depth sensor + 8MP F2.2, 120-degree wide angle lens, Quad-LED flash
Front Camera 32 Megapixel F2.0 with dual LED flash
Camera Properties Autofocus, Continuous shooting, 8X Digital zoom, 2X Optical Zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Face detection, Scene mode, Beauty Mode, AR shot, Portrait
Video Resolution
1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps
Audio Jack Yes
Sound Enhancement Noise Cancellation
Sensor G-Sensor,
Ambient Light Sensor,
Proximity Sensor,
Fingerprint Sensor ,
Electronic compass
FingerprintIn-Display under screen
Battery capacity 3,500mAh Removable battery
Battery typeLi-Po