Tecno Phantom 9 (2019): Prices, Specs, Features & Best Deals

Now available for purchase at good prices. Tecno Phantom 9 comes with 4GB RAM, dot-notch display, multiple rear cameras, besides a high-resolution front snapper for capturing selfies. The device sports trendy features such as in-display fingerprint sensor, advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based features such as voice assistant and language support

The growing fanbase of Tecno smartphones will be enthused with the news that the Tecno Phantom 9 is here for all.

Although already launched in Nigeria and other countries, the smartphone is expected to hit the Ghanaian market in a couple of days.

The story with Tecno’s phantom line is a bit of back and forth with even rumours that there would be no phantom phone again.

This would be easy to believe given that last Phantom smartphone from Tecno Mobile was launched in late 2017

It was widely expected that the next one would come in 2018, but then that didn’t happen and Tecno Mobile did not give any form of announcement about the future of the Phantom line.

However, here we are in 2019 with the all-new Tecno Phantom 9. Let’s quickly look at the specs of the phone.

Tecno Phantom 9 Specifications

Display6.40-inch 1080x2340pixels
RAM and Storage6GB RAM; 128GB internal storage
ProcessorMediaTek MT6765 Helio P35; 2.35 GHz Octa Core Cortex A53
CameraRear: Triple (16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP) with Flash Support
Front: 32 MP
SecurityFingerprint Scanner, Face Scanner Face ID
Operating SystemRuns Android 9 Pie
NetworkSupports 4G networks

Other features of the Tecno Phantom 9

Tripple AI Camera

The Tecno Phantom 9’s AI triple camera function comes equipped with Google Lens, that allows the device to smartly identify objects as soon they come into the view of the camera.

The phone does this by automatically showing all the relevant information on the object. This brings a whole new dimension to smartphone photography.

Storage and Connectivity

When it comes to the area of storage, the Tecno Phantom 9 unsurprisingly has 128GB of internal storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).

For the 4G lovers, connectivity options on the Phantom 9 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Like most smartphones nowadays, the device is also packed with other sensors onboard which include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.

HiOS 5.0

The Phantom 9 updates HiOS 5.0 basing on the latest AndroidTM 9 Pie operating system and truly illustrates the meaning of intelligent smartphone.

Owing to the newly upgraded system, you would find more interesting contents such as AI Assistant, AI Video Beauty, Smart Panel and AI Battery Lab. Intelligently identify and broadcast the incoming calls, messages, news and etc.

The AI Assistant on the Phantom 9 provides unimaginable convenience, playing an important role as an intelligent reminder.

Pricing and Availability of the Tecno Phantom 9

TECNO Phantom 9 Price in Ghana

The Phantom 9 is available at the following shops and prices:

Mfidie Shop
(Nationwide Delivery)
Atapsa (Nationwide Delivery)12990544991140

However, when available, you can get free Data from MTN when you buy the devices. We will update you on this when the offer is available.

Pre-order Tecno Phantom 9 in Ghana

You can now pre-order the Phantom 9 with an amount of GHS 100 at any Banana Electronic Hub Shop and pay up the rest when the device is available.

The pre-order phase for the Phantom 9 has passed.

You will get freebies worth GHS 599 when you pre-order.

Detailed Specs of Tecno Phantom 9

General Information

  • Dimensions: 158.46 x 75.3 x 7.85 mm
  • Weight: – 180 g
  • OS: Android 9.0, Pie
  • Colour: Lapland Aurora,
  • SIM: Dual (SIM standby)
  • SIM Type: Nano


  • Type: MediaTek MT6765 Helio P35
  • Frequency: 2.35 GHz Octa Core Cortex A53
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8320


  • Size: 6.4 Inches
  • Type: FHD+ AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen (19:9)
  • Resolution: 2340 x 1080 pixels (19:9)
  • Pixel Density: ppi pixel density
  • Colour: 16 Million
  • Multi-touch: Yes
  • Protection: N/a


  • RAM: 6 GB
  • ROM (Internal): 128 GB
  • External Memory: Yes, micro SD, Expandable by up to 256GB


  • Back/Rear: Triple (16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP) with Flash Support
  • Feature: Pictures, Videos, HDR, Geo-tagging, face detection, panorama
  • Front Camera: 32 MP
  • Feature: Pictures, Videos, HDR, Geo-tagging, face detection, panorama


  • Capacity: 3500 mAh Li-Po
  • Type: Non-Removable
  • Type: Li-Po


  • 2G Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G Bands: WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G Bands: LTE Band 1/ 2/ 3/ 4/ 5/ 7/ 8/ 12/ 13/ 17/ 18/ 19/ 20/ 25/ 26/ 28/ 34/ 38/ 39/ 40/ 41/
  • WIFI: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct


  • Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • USB: micro USB 2.0
  • 2G: GPRS – Up to 85.6 kbps EDGE – Up to 236.8 kbps
  • 3G: Up to 42 Mbps Downlink Up to 5.76 Mbps Uplink
  • 4G: LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

Sensors and Control

  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (on-screen)
  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Gyroscope: N/a
  • Barometer: No
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Face Unlock: No

Other Features

  • Radio: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • SNS integration
  • MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 Player
  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC Player
  • Document Viewer
  • Image Viewer / editor
  • Predictive Text Input
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