TECNO Phantom V Flip 5G with 6.9″ FHD+ foldable 120Hz LTPO AMOLED screen announced in India

TECNO just introduced the Phantom V Flip, the company’s first flip phone, at an event in Singapore, as it had promised. It has a 6.9″ FHD+ foldable 10-120Hz LTPO AMOLED screen and a circular 1.32″ secondary outer AMOLED display which also comes with an Always-On feature along with a variety of personalization options like checking notifications, weather updates and more.

The combination of high-strength ultra-thin glass and a self-developed drop-shaped hinge delivers a crease-free experience, says the company.  Tecno says it has high durability of over 200,000 folds.

The phone has a 3D curved body with Flexible Hoverlock design that can be adjusted at 30° to 150° flexible angles It is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 8050 5G chip, which is similar to the Dimensity 1300 chip, and has 8GB of RAM along with 8GB of additional virual RAM and 256GB storage. The phone also comes with Ultra-Thin VC Liquid Cooling.

The phone runs Android 13 with HiOS 13.5, and the company has promised 2 Android OS upgrades and 3 years of security patches. The phone has Ella GPT 3.0, an advanced AI chatbot, a tool that lets users build human-like conversations like sharing their thoughts, asking for travel plans etc, says the company.

The phone has a 64MP rear camera along with a 13MP ultra-wide camera. There is a 32MP front camera on the inner screen. The phone packs a 4000mAh battery with support 45W fast charging that can charge up to 33% in 10 minutes, 100% in 45 minutes and comes with a charger in the box.

TECNO PHANTOM V Flip 5G specifications
  • 6.9-inch (1080×2640 pixels) FHD+ 10-120Hz AMOLED foldable display, 22:9 aspect ratio, 1000 nits peak brightness
  • 1.32-inch (360 x 360 pixels) AMOLED outer display with 800 nits peak brightness
  • Octa Core (1 x Cortex-A78 up to 3GHz + 3x Cortex-A78 up to 2.6GHz + 4x Cortex-A55 up to 2GHz) MediaTek Dimensity 8050 6nm processor with ARM G77 MC9 GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR4X RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1 storage
  • Android 13 with HiOS 13.5
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 64MP RGBW rear camera with f/1.7 aperture, 13MP ultra-120° wide camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • 32MP front camera with flashlight
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers
  • Dimensions: 171.72 (88.77 folded) x74.05×6.95mm (14.9 folded)
  • 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.3,GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • 4000mAh (Typical) battery with 45W fast charging
Pricing and availability

The TECNO PHANTOM V Flip 5G comes in Mystic Dawn and Iconic Black colours with a leather back with lychee-pattern design and will be available at an early bird price of Rs. 49,999 on Amazon India starting from October 1st.

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