We can’t wait! Tecno has come this time with the n7 killer! This new Android phone is called Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 also known as Tecno F7 Android phone! We have here a detailed features and specification review for you!
Exactly on the 24th of March, 2013 that is over 35 days ago, Mymobnet! blog was the first to report on the entire world wide web that Tecno Mobile has something big in store for us, which shall be called the Tecno F7. See our initial post on the F7 here.
The review got almost a 6,000 read or views so far and met no little controversy at the onset. I was almost accused of spreading a false rumour just to boost traffic to my site. But I was happy at same time to give our readers the would-be breaking news before time. Actually I am much connected with Tecno officials that provide me with gists before time. After the publication of that post, I got comments like this:
Now, Tecno F7 Android phone or Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 is here and no rumour! Unfortunately, Tecno dropped some of the features it was originally meant to come with and added some more or less great features!
This Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 without doubts beats the Tecno n7 Android device. The BIG question we are asking is if it will fairly compete with or beat the amazing Gionee Dream D1 that has been in the market for some time now.
Specifications review of Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 Android phone:
Ok, we are not starting our spec review on a bad note because the F7 is a great device. Anyway, this Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 is loaded with a not old Android 4.0 ICS. But wait, why not a Jelly Bean, like other new great devices? Anyway the ICS should make the phone faster considering its other features, so its not a bad idea but great for this great brand new phone! We learnt that the new shipments will load a 4.1 jelly Bean OS.
**We have now confirmed from Tecno themselves that all the phone will come with a 4.1 Jelly Bean OS!
Hardware and design:
The design of Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 is great! The idea behind these Chinese Android phones is to let you own expensive looking devices at a cheaper rate and great features! So don’t be surprised when someone mistakes your F7 for a Samsung Galaxy S4! The curved edges of Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 will let the phone, though bulky, to easily slide into your jean pocket.
Display and resolution:
The display and resolution of this Android phone from Tecno is about the coolest thing we found in this phone here at Mymobnet! Lab. Samsung has taught us that a 5 inch screen phone is cool. The F7 has no less but a 5’’ like the Tecno n7. Now the greatest thing here is the Phantom A1’s High Definition resolution which by far outshines that of Tecno n7 and provides a clearer and sharper picture with higher ppi. The Tecno Innovation Phantom A1’s resolution is 720 X 1280 pixels compared with the poor 480 X 800 pixels of n7.
Speed and Performance:
The speed of the Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 is the best we can get on the phone at its price range. The generous Tecno Mobile loads this great phone with a 1GHz processor duo core CPU and a 1GB RAM. Compare this with the 512MB Ram of the n7. So you don’t have problem with this fast phone.
The camera of the brand new Tecno Innovation Phantom A1 Android phone is cool. It comes with a 8MP front camera and a whooping 1.2MP back camera for video calling.
It’s no news again. It comes with a 3G and WIFI (hotspot) support. Why not? J
The battery life of the F7 is not bad. It can last up to 24 hours when internet is used. Compare it with other 2100mAh batteries.
Now take a look at the quick and detailed features or specs of The Tecno F7 Android device:
Gionee D1 Features and Specifications:
Internet Connectivity: 3G/HSPA, EDGE (class 12), GPRS (class 12)
WLAN: WI-FI-802.11, WI-FI Hotspot
Display: 5.0” TFT Touch Screen
Resolution: 720 X 1280 HD
Camera: 8.0MP primary and 1.2 secondary. HD video recording.
Operating System: Android OS 4.1 Jelly Bean
CPU: Duo core 1GHz processor
Internal: 4GB with up to 32GB expandable
GPS: Yes with AGPS support
Sensor: Proximity-sensor, G-sensor, Light sensor
SIM Card: Dual SIM
Battery: 2100Mah BL-3H; 120 Hours talk time and 400 hours standby time.
The Price of this phone is about N35, 000 making it the best phone at that price currently in stores. What are you waiting for? Tell us what you think about this great phone!
how much is it?
about N35K for now
Techno ure great.
Tecno : Go ahead you will soon capture the whole Africa. Nigerians are solidly behind you. Good job always. Its TECNO or nothing else.
The price is so cheap and great. Now everyone can own an Android phone!
pls I wanna get tecno qi but I have fears of the battery problem and poor speaker it has, according to ppl. Pls kindly advice me.
You don’t have to be afraid. Get one you will love it as long as you are down with the design, the specs are cool at the price
ok,,,, thanks a lot, i’ll get it.
if this phone are not expensive, it will be good and i will buy it. So when it will be disponibled in the market, and how will cost?
Tecno is really out with red eye this time to cut their own k=market share. Of course the f7 will sell big time provided that it’s price is pocket friendly
it cost just N33,500
wat a wonderful brand frm tecno
wat a 9zz 4n frm tecno… Bt i luv 2 hear more comment on d 4n b4 goin 4 it
Av just bought one in ghana. its pretty cool.
This is so interesting. I dumped my Nokia N8 for Tecno N3. Now something great is here again, i will be getting my Phantom Next week.
I’ve been waiting for this phone am only disappointed for the fact that it does not come with the Quad core processor that was mentioned in the leaked some weeks back. Anyway its a great phone and i will still get one for myself. Keep the flag waving Tecno.
Can you pls. review Tab M704 for me…..thanks
plz where can i get the Tecno F7 here in Lagos
Check Tecno House at Computer ville
I haven’t got one yet. Why not submit your own review for publication? Send to email@example.com
is there a way I can track my lost Tecno N7 by its IMEI?? Thank you.
Please how much did you buy the phone in Ghana. I will be in Ghana so i want to know if it cheaper there. send me sms on +2348060886898
pls does the phone has document viewer and PDF readers
Of course F7 does! Remember its Android, which means you can also install your preferred and available apps that may not come with your phone.
i love this product ha 8 ha ha
this phone is all i ve ever wanted nokia to build. tecno rocks like a super star i actually dumped nokia and now using tecno cus they give me what i want at an extremely cheap price. i must get my own F7 as soon as possible. thanks for the reviews and comments up mymobnet.com
Haha I must confess I used to cover the Tecno on my phone with a sti ker!
kudos to tecno
from being the maker of glorified china phone to
maker of smartphones. now d poor can afford an android phone
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phantom A is a great phone though a little bit expensive
very smart phone i lile its applicatio but battery does not withistand its uses
My phone is showing error, no sufficient space but I have up to 5GB. What should I do.
You should try freeing system memory. Try to delete unused apps and files on your phone’s internal memory.