TECNO Mobile, a smartphone brand from China’s Transsion Holdings recently launched a new Phantom 9 smartphone designed to provide masses with access to advance technology at attractive price-points. It is also the first smartphone to come with an in-display fingerprint sensor under Rs 15,000. But does it pack enough punch to give Vivo’s Z1 Pro a run for the cover? Let’s find out in this Tecno Phantom 9 vs Vivo Z1 Pro comparison.
Tecno Phantom 9 vs Vivo Z1 Pro: Price
The Tecno Phantom 9 is priced at Rs 14,999 will be available via Flipkart starting July 17. On the other hand, the Vivo Z1 Pro is priced at Rs 14,990, Rs 16,990 and Rs 17,990, for the 4GB+64GB, 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB versions, respectively.
Tecno Phantom 9 vs Vivo Z1 Pro: Design and display
The Phantom 9 comes with a 3D back cover with nano-holographic lines of light and rain jazzing up the auroras with an S-pattern. The device is sleek measuring just 7.75 mm and weighs 164 grams. The smartphone further sports a 6.4-inch screen with a 19.5:9 dot notch display. The resolution os full-HD+ AMOLED and offers a 91.47 per cent screen to body ratio.
On the other hand, the Vivo Z1 Pro sports a 6.53-inch display with a 90.77 percent screen to body ratio. The smartphone further offers a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and an FHD+(2340X1080) resolution. The 19.5:9 super-wide view and ensures a life-like viewing experience that makes games and videos more immersive and exciting than ever before.
Tecno Phantom 9 vs Vivo Z1 Pro: Camera
The Phantom 9 comes packed with a triple rear camera setup consisting of a 16MP primary camera with large f/1.8 aperture, a 2MP depth-sensing lens for portraits and an additional 8MP 120-degree ultra-wide lens. There is also a special feature called microspur that supports focusing on objects within 2.5 cm. At the front, there is a 32MP selfie camera which uses the 2nd generation of 4-in-1 pixel binning technology.
The Vivo Z1 Pro has a triple camera setup consisting of a 16MP primary camera, 8MP super wide-angle camera, and a 2MP depth camera. Modes such as backlight HDR, portrait bokeh, portrait light effects, AR stickers, slow motion, time-lapse photography, AI Beauty, etc. are also included in the smartphone. The Z1 Pro also comes with a 32MP in-display front camera.
Tecno Phantom 9 vs Vivo Z1 Pro: Processor
The Phantom 9 is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core Helio P35 processor, based on 12nm technology coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3,500mAh battery.
The Z1 Pro is powered by the Snapdragon 712 AIE with a 64-bit Qualcomm Kryo 360 CPU at its core offering a clock speed of up to 2.3 GHz and Adreno 616 Graphic Processing Unit (GPU) that Vivo claims can lead to increase in the overall performance by 10 percent. The Z1 Pro comes with an ultra-game mode to offer a seamless experience in e-sports.