Another new manufacturer has entered the foldable smartphone market – meet the Tecno Phantom V Fold. While Tecno’s first foldable phone debuted at MWC 2023. Let us checkout all the details on the specifications and price of the device.
The Tecno Phantom V Fold is a left-right foldable device that has a 6.42-inch AMOLED LPTO display with a punch-hole design on the front. It offers a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2520 pixels and a 120Hz refresh rate.
On the inside, it features a 7.85-inch foldable AMOLED LTPO screen with a punch-hole. It has a resolution of 2000 x 2296 pixels and a 120Hz refresh rate. The device is equipped with a side-facing fingerprint sensor.
There is a 32-megapixel camera on the cover display, while a 16-megapixel camera is available on the inner screen. The round-shaped camera module on the back has a 50-megapixel primary camera. It is coupled with a 50-megapixel telephoto snapper that offers 2x zoom, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide shooter, and a dual-LED flash.
The Dimensity 9000 Plus is at the helm of the Phantom V Fold. It houses a 5,000mAh battery that supports 45W fast charging. The device ships with up to 12 GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512 GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
The foldable phone comes preloaded with Android 13 OS, which is overlaid with Tecno’s HiOS UI. When unfolded, it measures 159.4 x 140.4 x 6.9mm and weighs around 299 grams.
Tecno Phantom V Fold Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 4G bands: LTE
- 5G bands: SA/NSA
- Speed: HSPA, LTE, 5G
- Announced: 2023, February 28
- Status: Exp. release 2023, Q2
- Unfolded: 159.4 x 140.4 x 6.9 mm
- Folded: 159.4 x 72 x 14.2-14.5 mm
- Weight: 299 g (10.55 oz)
- Colors: Black, White
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Main Display:
- Type: Foldable LTPO AMOLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, 1100 nits (peak)
- Size: 7.85 inches, 196.9 cm2 (~88.0% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 2000 x 2296 pixels (~388 ppi density)
- Cover display:
- Type: LTPO AMOLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, 1100 nits (peak), Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
- Size: 6.42 inches, 1080 x 2550 pixels, 431 PPI
- Android 13, HiOS 13 Fold
- Chipset: Mediatek Dimensity 9000+ (4 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (1×3.20 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3×2.85 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A510)
- GPU: Mali-G710 MC10
- Memory Card slot: No
- Internal: 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM
- UFS 3.1
- Main Camera: Triple
- 50 MP, f/1.9, (wide), 1/1.3″, PDAF
- 50 MP, (telephoto), PDAF, 2x optical zoom
- 13 MP, 120˚ (ultrawide)
- Features: Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Video: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
- Selfie Camera: Single – 16 MP, (wide)
- Cover camera: 32 MP, (wide)
- Video: Yes
- Radio: FM Radio
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
- Audio 3.5mm jack: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Bluetooth: 5.2, A2DP, LE
- Positioning: GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- NFC: Yes
- USB: USB Type-C, OTG
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: 45W wired, 40% in 15 min, 100% in 55 min (advertised)
Tecno Phantom V Fold Price and Availability
The Tecno Phantom V Fold is coming in Q2 and it will launch in India first, starting at INR 89,999 ($1,099) for the 12/256GB model, and INR 99,999 ($1,222) for the 12/512GB model. Tecno will run a special early bird offer, starting at INR 79,999 ($979).
The Phantom V Fold will come in black and white colors.
Congratulations to the brand!
This is a groundbreaking innovation.
I love it!