Tecno Phantom 9 with in-display fingerprint sensor and triple rear cameras launched in India, priced at Rs 14,999

“The Tecno Phantom 9 is the first phone under Rs 15,000 to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric security”

Tecno, a sub-brand of Hong Kong-based Transsion Holdings group, has launched the Phantom 9 smartphone launched in India. The new Tecno Phantom 9 comes with triple rear cameras with features like Night algorithm 2.0 for better low-light photography, quad rear Flash and support for Google Lens. The handset sports a 6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED display and packs a 3,500mAh battery. The Tecno Phantom 9 is the first phone under the Rs 15,000 price bracket to rock an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric security.

Tecno Phantom 9
The Tecno Phantom 9 sports a 6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, rocks triple rear cameras and packs a 3,500mAh battery

Tecno Phantom 9 price in India, specifications

The Tecno Phantom 9 price in India is Rs 14,999 and the handset comes in Lapland Aurora colour. It will go on sale in the country on July 17th and will be available for purchase via Flipkart.

The Tecno Phantom 9 sports a 6.4-inch full HD+ AMOLED display with 1,080 x 2,340 pixels resolution, a waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie snapper, 19:5:9 aspect ratio, and a 91.47 percent screen to body ratio. It is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC, paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage that is further expandable up to 256GB. It runs on HIOS 5.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.

In terms of optics, the Tecno Phantom 9 packs a triple rear camera setup consisting of a 16MP primary sensor, an 8MP secondary wide-angle lens and a 2MP third depth unit with f/1.8 aperture. The cameras are backed by Microspur, AR Mode, Animoji, Bokeh Mode,
HDR, Beauty, Auto Scene Detection, and Panorama. It can record 1080p videos as well. On the front, there is a 32MP AI selfie camera with dual-LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and 79.4-degree wide-angle lensThere is an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric security. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS+GLONASS. A 3,500mAh battery fuels the phone.