Tecno has been identified for its funds and mid-range smartphones in India. Final April, the corporate launched the Phantom X as its flagship smartphone for India in 2022 and we now have its successor, referred to as the Phantom X2 5G. This is our first impressions of the system.
The Tecno Phantom X2 5G is available in a black, matte-finished field with the ‘PHANTOM X 2 5G’ writing embossed on it. Inside, we’re greeted by the smartphone and two extra containers which comprise the 45W energy adaptor, a USB Sort-A to Sort-C charging cable and surprisingly, a wired earphone with a USB Sort-C enter. Below the smartphone is one other field that comprises the SIM eject instrument and a tough case for the cellphone that additionally doubles as a stand.
The Tecno Phantom X2 5G is out there in a single variant with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. It is available in two color choices, Moonlight Silver and Stardust Gray. It’s priced at Rs. 39,999 in India and can compete with the likes of the Oppo Reno 8 Pro 5G and Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G.
Coming to the design of the smartphone, this can be a quirky-looking system for certain. The Tecno Phantom X2 sports activities a glass-sandwich design with the again that includes a matte-finished AG glass. We have now the ‘Phantom’ branding on the again however there isn’t any signal of any Tecno branding on the smartphone. The Moonlight Silver color doesn’t appeal to any fingerprints and is kind of easy to the contact. The aluminium unibody design seems good with the shiny body, however this does not appeal to as many fingerprints as I believed it will.
On the best aspect of the Tecno Phantom X2 5G, we’ve the ability and the amount buttons. The Sort-C charging port, speaker grill, microphone and the SIM slot are all situated on the backside, adopted by one other microphone for noise cancelling on the highest of the handset.
The rear digital camera module on the Tecno Phantom X2 5G is what makes this a novel trying system. The module protrudes fairly a bit from the matte-finished glass again and the cameras are aligned diagonally, just like the iPhone 13. The one distinction is that the lenses on the Phantom X2 are merely enormous, which provides it a placing look. I personally appreciated this recent design language, however I can see how some may be postpone by this quirky design alternative.
The three rear cameras include a 64-megapixel major digital camera with optical stabilisation (OIS), 13-megapixel ultra-wide digital camera and a 2-megapixel depth digital camera, together with a quad-flash setup. Preliminary samples from these cameras look first rate. The newly added ‘Sky Change’ possibility within the digital camera interface is exclusive and can be utilized to alter the look of the sky in panorama photographs. The Tecno Phantom X2 sports activities a 32-megapixel entrance digital camera that captures good photos given sufficient gentle.
Coming to the show of this smartphone, the Tecno Phantom X2 is supplied with a 6.8-inch curved-edge AMOLED show with a 120Hz refresh price and a 360Hz contact sampling price. The show appears vivid sufficient for use in most environments and is kind of sharp. Viewing 4K 60fps movies on it was a superb expertise. This show additionally has an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The Tecno Phantom X2 5G sports activities a 5160mAh battery and helps 45W quick charging. It’s geared up with the MediaTek Dimensity 9000 5G SoC. In my restricted time utilizing it, I discovered the cellphone to be fairly quick for searching the net, streaming movies, and even gaming. I am not an enormous fan of Tecno’s customized Android pores and skin referred to as HiOS, however this time it feels so much smoother. The smartphone nonetheless runs on Android 12 although, which is a bummer.
The Tecno Phantom X2 5G is a unique-looking smartphone and is certain to seize anybody’s consideration, particularly trying on the rear digital camera design. On paper, the smartphone has a superb digital camera setup, nice show, and a sufficiently big battery capability, however is it sufficient so that you can think about it over extra established names on this phase? It will almost certainly be Tecno’s greatest problem with the brand new Phantom X2 5G.