Last Updated on November 7, 2023 by TM
The much awaited Tecno Phantom V Fold is here, meet the all new premium foldable flagship that is the most affordable of them all in Nigeria. In actually sense, the word afforable is relative, and so the Tecno Phantom V Fold being the most affordable in the foldable lineup doesn’t mean its super cheap!
The Tecno Phantom V Fold was first sighted publicly at the MWC in Barcelonia, Spain this year. Everyone thought it was just for show bees until it started getting closer to our door steps in Nigeria. Now it’s here, you can buy one ASAP! but before you do just that, let’s learn a few things about this phone.
Tecno Phantom V Fold QuickSpecs
- Launched NG : April, 2023
- Displays: 6.42inch, 7.85inch AMOLED
- Resolutions: 1080 x 2550p, 2000 x 2296p
- Main Camera: 50MP + 50MP + 13MP
- Selfie Cameras: 32MP, 16MP
- Battery: 5000mAh
- Fast Charging: 45W
- OS: Android 13, HIOS 13 fold
- Network: 4G LTE, 5G
- Chipset: Mediatek Dimensity 9000+ (4 nm)
- RAM: 12GB
- ROM: 256GB/ 512GB
- Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Colours: Black, White
Tecno Phantom V Fold Price in Nigeria
How much is Tecno Phantom V Fold? The Tecno Phantom V Fold Price in Nigeria in Nigeria starts at ($926) ₦695,000 for the 12GB RAM and 256GB ROM while the 512GB ROM variant price begins at ($1033) ₦775,000.
Design & Display
The Tecno Phantom V Fold design isn’t that different from what you will see in most foldable phones in Nigeria. It has a speaker and a microphone at the top, a second speaker, microphone at the bottom alongside a USB Type-C port and a SIM tray. The volume rocker and power button (with fingerprint sensor) are on the right. It weighs 296 grams which is kinda heavy.
The Tecno Phantom V Fold display is dual in nature. When unfolded, you will find a lavished 7.85inch AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate and a touch sampling rate of 360Hz. The default screen when folded has a 6.42inch AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate and a touch sampling rate of 240Hz, making it super responsive.
There are some cutomizations on the UI to explore which makes life kinda easy with this phone but you will have to learn how to use them. The display also supports HDR and has up to 1100 peak brightness.
Camera & Battery
The Tecno Phantom V Fold Camera set up is made up of two front-facing cameras: 32MP(folded) and 16MP(unfolded) selfie cameras. The rear camera on the other hand has a 50MP main, 50MP telephoto and 13MP ultra-wide. The overall quailty of the camera is good but they aren’t the best in Nigeria.
Tecno Phantom V Fold battery life is not very strong and this is no surprise considering the abundance display all round. It has 5000mAh battery capacity and a 45W fast charger, it take about an hour and 8 minutes to charge up this phone from 0 – 100%. If you are a light user, you should get at least a day of use in Nigeria.
Tecno Phantom V Fold Full Specifications
The launch of Tecno’s first foldable phone is a good sign that this type of phone could be a thing in Nigeria but hold on a second, the Tecno Phantom V Fold Price in Nigeria isn’t cheap at all as a result might get into a few hands at least for now.
If you plan on buying this very phone, be prepared to learn some new UI tricks here and there. The Tech however is cool, we hope to see great improvement all round and the price dropping in the coming years maybe.