Tecno’s flagship products, the Phantom 6 and the Phantom 6 Plus, were unveiled in Dubai last month.
The Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus are far more advanced than Tecno's previous flagship, the Phantom 5.
We got hold of the bigger Tecno Phantom 6 Plus last week and, needless to say, it is a beast of a phone.
Let's first delve into the specifications that make the phone such a monster.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
6.0 ” Full HD Screen
2.0 GHz Deca Core Processor
64GB internal expandable memory
Dual SIM capability- Micro SIM cards.
21MP Auto-Focus rear camera with dual flash
8MP front-facing camera with Flash
4,050mAh non-removable battery
USB Type C Light Speed Charge
What's in the massive box?
The big box reveals two additional boxes, including a "gift" box.
The "Gift" box contains actual gifts. It houses the smart cover (pouch), a tempered glass (screen guard), earphones and OTG adapter in the other corner to enable your device act as a host to other devices via the USB port.
The smart cover houses a pin which can be used to insert and remove sim cards. It also has two sim slots.
The tempered glass.
The second box reveals the phone in its magnificence.
Under the secret compartment there is a Type-C USB cord, and two removable heads for the charger.
The Phantom 6 Plus has its 8MP front camera aided by a LED flash.
A 21MP camera sits at the back below the antennae line. Underneath this is the dual-LED flash and fingerprint sensor.
Tecno also introduces the USB Type-C port on a phone for the first time. At the bottom, two grills flank the USB type-C port on each side, giving the impression of a dual speaker system. However, only one speaker is present, the other is just for the microphone.
There’s a hybrid SIM tray on the left side but this isn’t a problem since this device comes with a 64GB storage.
At the top is the 3.5mm audio port. On the right side is the volume rocker and power button.
The Tecno Phantom 6 plus runs a dark, refined version of HiOS.
With all the power that it packs -massive 6 inches and a powerful battery - the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus is surprisingly lightweight, making it very easy to operate and handle.
Pricing and availability
The Tecno Phantom 6 plus is available in stores across the country and is expected to sell for about GHC1,380.