Specs Showdown! – Tecno Phantom 5 vs Tecno Camon C8

Phantom 5 vs Tecno C8
Phantom 5 vs Tecno C8

Welcome to another special edition of TechVaz’s specs showdown. Today, we will be having a side by side comparison of 2 awesome devices – Tecno Phantom 5 & Tecno Camon C8. The Tecno Phantom 5 is Tecno’s newest flagship device lauched into the country on 16th of September. Among the features of the new flagship device are Fingerprint sensor, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, great camera, Dual LED flash at the rear and a cool flash at the front for selfies and video calls at night.

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READ MORE ON:==>> Tecno Phantom 5 Full Review, Specifications, Features & Price

On the other hand, the Tecno Camon C8 is specifically built for photography, it is also a great device which had been trending seriously in the African smartphone markets. It comes with a 13MP camera that many reviewers compare with the camera on an iPhone. 🙂

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READ MORE ON:==>> Tecno Camon C8 Full Review With Photos, Features & Price

Now, the question on ground now is, CAN THE TECNO PHANTOM 5 BE COMPARED TO TECNO CAMON C8?

Well, anyway lets take a brief look at the specs before concluding…

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Tecno Phantom 5 vs Tecno Camon C8

Now we will be putting the device specs side by side in comparison. Check them out below!


GENERAL INFORMATION
Device NameTecno Phantom 5Tecno Camon C8
Product TypePhabletPhablet
2G NetworkGSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2GSM 850 /900 /1800 /1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 900 / 2100WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network4G – FDD CSFB bandn/a
SIMDual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM)Dual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM)
StatusAvailableAvailable

BODY
Dimensions151 X 75.8 X 6.8mm150 x 76.3 x 8.8mm
Thickness6.8mm8.8mm
Net Weight140g
KeyboardTouchscreenTouchscreen
ColorsGold, Black, WhiteMidnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, Oyster White

DISPLAY
TypeIPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreenHD IPS capacitive touchscreen
Size5.5-inch5.5-inch
Display Resolution1080 X 1920 pixel screen resolution (~400-ppi pixel density)720 x 1280 pixels (~267-ppi pixel density)
Screen Color16,000,000 colors16,000,000 colors

MEMORY & OS
Card slotn/aYes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 128 GB
Internal32 GB16 GB
OSAndroid OS, v5.1 Lollipop (64-bit)Android OS, v5.0 Lollipop (64-bit)
Processors1.5GHz Octa-core cortex – A7 CPU1.3GHz Quad-core
ChipsetMediaTek MT6753 (64-bit)Mediatek MT6735
GPUMali-720Mali-T720
RAM3 GB1 GB

AUDIO
Alert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtonesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
LoudspeakerYesYes
Audio port3.5mm jack3.5mm jack

CONNECTIVITY
2G GPRSGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbpsGPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3GUp to 42.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplinkUp to 42.2/21.1 mbs downlink; Up to 5.76 mbs uplink
4GLTE Cat6 300/50 Mbpsn/a
WIFIYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi DirectYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
BluetoothYes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DPYes, Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFCYesn/a
HDMIn/an/a
Infrared Portn/an/a
USBmicroUSB v2.0Yes, 5pin microUSB
RadioYes, Stereo FM radioYes, Stereo FM radio
HotKnot2.0YesYes

CAMERA
Primary13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED flash13MP Camera (Up to 4864×2736)
Secondary8 MP, 1080p With Front Flash5 MP Camera with LED flash
Camera FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panoramaGeo-tagging, Auto focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
VideoYes, 1080p@30fps VideoYes, 1080p@30fps
Flash LightYes, Dual LED flashYes, LED flash

BATTERY
CapacityRemovable 3000mAh Li – Polymer Battery with fast chargingNon-Removable 3000mAh Li – Ion Battery
Charging TypeUSB Micro 5V-1A Power AdapterUSB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter
Charging TypeType AC110-220V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A OutputType AC110-220V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A Output
Stand-byUp to 480-hour in standby
Talk timeUp to 14-hour talk timeUp to 22-hour talk time
Music playUp to 10-hour music playingUp to 24-hour music playing

OTHERS
SensorsAccelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassAccelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push EmailSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
LanguageEnglishEnglish
BrowserHTML5HTML5
JavaYes, via Java MIDP emulatorNo
Fingerprint Sensor

– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– MP4/H.264 player
– Support OTG
– Support OTA
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewe

– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– MP4/H.264 player
– Support OTG
– Support OTA
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewe
What’s in the box-1 × Smartdevice
-1 × USB cable
-1 × Headphone
-1 × User manual
-1 × Power adapter (A right AC Adapter will be sent as your shipping country)
-1 × Smartdevice
-1 × USB cable
-1 × Headphone
-1 × User manual
-1 × Power adapter (A right AC Adapter will be sent as your shipping country)

AVAILABILITY
AvailablilityYesYes

PRICE LEVEL
Price levelAbout N69,900 – N70,000About N25,700 – N32,000

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Where to Buy Tecno Smartphones


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13 COMMENTS

    • Abeg leave story my people. Am rocking my Ph5. It’s worth the price. Am not a tecno fan in fact this is my first time of using it and No regrets! In case u don’t have money for ph5 then embrace ur camonC8. Thks

  1. Abeg camon c8 all d way. its features are wow and its also affordable. wetin phantom5 want do wey camon8 no go do except for the finger print

  2. Mehn! The Phantom looks very well on the high side. As much as I would love to use the phone, it looks farther away from my reach, thanks to my pocket’s speech. Na to maintain my BOOM J remain.

  3. i still love my camon C8 and its one gig ram. If i want something more, i do go for lappy with d xtra bay i saved from pt5. Omo, the PT5 is damn costly!! 70k, for what kwanu? Finger printer and 2Gb extra ram? Hmmm…..

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