A Slim Tecno Phantom 6 With Dual Cameras

Tecno Phantom 6

With the release of the new Tecno Phantom 6 and Tecno Phantom 6 Plus, the company has proved that it is always thinking of how to dominate the mobile phone market.

The company announced the two devices in September 2016 following the release of Tecno Camon C7 a month back.

Tecno Phantom 6 is the 2016 refresh of Tecno’s top of the line Phantom Series. It is slightly slimmer with largely the same specs as 2015’s model (Tecno Phantom 5). The major differentiation of the Tecno Phantom 6 is that the software has been refreshed to Android 6.0 with a more powerful processor.

You also get a dual-camera setup on the back and the fingerprint sensor has been dropped for an iris scanner. You can also checkout the 2017 model, the Tecno Phantom 8.

With the release of the new Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus, the company has proved that it is always thinking of how to dominate the mobile phone market.

The company announced the two devices in September 2016 following the release of Tecno Camon C7 a month back.

Phantom 6 is a beautifully designed dual SIM phone designed to suit your lifestyle.

Tecno Phantom 6 Phone Key Specs

Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixel
Display5.5 inches
OSAndroid Marshmallow
Rear CameraDual 13-megapixel plus 5-megapixel
Front Camera8-megapixel
microSD StorageUp to 128GB

How much does Tecno Phantom 6 cost?

You can get the Tecno Phantom 6 in the US for $243 while the price on Canada starts at $141 depending on online retailer you choose from below.

In Australia, the price starts at $317 but the price of Tecno Phantom 6 in UK is £181 while the EU countries can buy Tecno Phantom 6 for €206.

In Africa, you can buy the Tecno Phantom 6 in Nigeria for ₦88,000 and Kenya for KSh 25,136 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Tecno Phantom 6 is RS 15,600.

Tecno Phantom 6


Phantom 6 is a super-slim phone with an ultra slim metal bezel that measures just 6.15mm. It will fit into your pocket comfortably without looking bulky. It is one of the slimmest phones with two cameras at the back.

The body is carefully crafted with aerospace grade aluminum alloy and the bezel is reinforced through nano molding technology to make it stronger. The body of Tecno Phantom 6 has been specially designed to make it beautiful and durable at the same time.


The Tecno Phantom has 6 IPS Touchscreen with Full HD, with screen display size at 5.5 inches with screen resolution at 1080 x 1920 pixel.

Life is good with technology. The device boasts a 5.5 FHD AMOLED display that makes your images appear real. The super clear screen offers a wide viewing angle of 180-degrees which gives you an intuitive display of vibrant colors. This will allow you to enjoy movies and to play graphic-intensive games.


Tecno Phantom 6 runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) on a Mediatek chipset offering a 2.0GHz octa-core processor. The Android phablet offers 3GB of RAM with 32GB of built-in storage. If you want more storage, the Tecno Phantom 6 supports up to 128GB microSD card.


Surprisingly, Tecno-Mobile combined a Sony IMX258 13 MP AF camera with a Samsung 5 MP camera to produce dual-camera at the back of the phone. These two back cameras are finished with a wide aperture for optimized light admittance.

This means you can capture beautiful images no matter how bright or dark the environment is.

Battery and Sensors

One not so good feature of this phone is the battery. It showcases a 2700mAh battery. The company, however, claims that the phone supports fast charging technology which makes your phone charge faster by up to 30% compared to other phones.

Other features apart from the above, like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which include Accelerometer, fingerprint scanner,Proximity Sensor.

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Tecno Phantom 6 Phone Full Specifications

Smartphone Design 
Device NameTecno Phantom 6
TypeTouchscreen smartphone
Released DateSeptember 2016
Dimensions and Size153 x 76.4 x 10.35mm
Weight (in grams)
ColorsChampagne Gold colour variant
Number of SIMTwo
SIMDual micro SIM
Water ResistanceNo
Dust ResistanceNo
TypeNon-removable Li-ion Battery
Battery Capacity2700mAh
Talk time
Fast ChargeNo
Wireless ChargingNo
Screen Type IPS Touchscreen with Full HD
Screen Size (inches)5.5 inches
Resolution1920 * 1080
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Colors16 million colors
Screen Protection
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Processor Type or ChipsetMediaTek Helio X20 Processor
Processor2.1GHz Deca-core
Internal Storage32GB
Expandable StorageYes
Expandable Storage TypeMicroSD
Maximum Expandable StorageUp to 128GB
Front or Secondary8-megapixel with LED flash
Rear or PrimaryDual 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel with LED flash
FeaturesMali-T720 MP2 GPU,1080p@30fps video recording.
Wifi or Wi-FiYes
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
BluetoothYes v4.0 LE, A2DP
Infrared portNo
USBUSB Type-C port
USB On-The-GoNo
Headphone3.5mm jack
Network TechnologyGSM / HSDPA/ LTE
Iris scannerNo
Compass or MagnetometerNo
Heart rateNo
Light SensorYes

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