Specs Showdown! – Tecno Phantom 5 vs Tecno Camon C8

Welcome to another special edition of TechLector’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

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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 Name Tecno Phantom 5 Tecno Camon C8
Product Type Phablet Phablet
2G Network GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 850 /900 /1800 /1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network 4G: FDD CSFB band n/a
SIM Dual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM) Dual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM)
Status Available Available

BODY
Dimensions 151 X 75.8 X 6.8mm 150 x 76.3 x 8.8mm
Thickness 6.8mm 8.8mm
Net Weight 140g
Keyboard Touchscreen Touchscreen
Colors Gold, Black, White Midnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, Oyster White

DISPLAY
Type IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen HD IPS capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.5-inch 5.5-inch
Display Resolution 1080 X 1920 pixel screen resolution (~400-ppi pixel density) 720 x 1280 pixels (~267-ppi pixel density)
Screen Color 16,000,000 colors 16,000,000 colors

MEMORY & OS
Card slot n/a Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 128 GB
Internal 32 GB 16 GB
OS Android OS, v5.1 Lollipop (64-bit) Android OS, v5.0 Lollipop (64-bit)
Processors 1.5GHz Octa-core cortex – A7 CPU 1.3GHz Quad-core
Chipset MediaTek MT6753 (64-bit) Mediatek MT6735
GPU Mali-720 Mali-T720
RAM 3 GB 1 GB

AUDIO
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
Audio port 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack

CONNECTIVITY
2G GPRS GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 42.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink Up to 42.2/21.1 mbs downlink; Up to 5.76 mbs uplink
4G LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps n/a
WIFI Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP Yes, Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes n/a
HDMI n/a n/a
Infrared Port n/a n/a
USB microUSB v2.0 Yes, 5pin microUSB
Radio Yes, Stereo FM radio Yes, Stereo FM radio
HotKnot2.0 Yes Yes

CAMERA
Primary 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED flash 13MP Camera (Up to 4864×2736)
Secondary 8 MP, 1080p With Front Flash 5 MP Camera with LED flash
Camera Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama Geo-tagging, Auto focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps Video Yes, 1080p@30fps
Flash Light Yes, Dual LED flash Yes, LED flash

BATTERY
Capacity Removable 3000mAh Li- Polymer Battery with fast charging Non-Removable 3000mAh Li- Ion Battery
Charging Type USB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter USB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter
Charging Type Type AC110-220V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A Output Type AC110-220V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A Output
Stand-by Up to 480-hour in standby
Talk time Up to 14-hour talk time Up to 22-hour talk time
Music play Up to 10-hour music playing Up to 24-hour music playing

OTHERS
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Language English English
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator No
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
Availablility Yes Yes

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

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13 COMMENTS

  1. 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…..

  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. 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

    • 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

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