TECNO MOBILE UNVEILS NEW PHANTOM 8 IN THE MIDDLE EASTOctober 25, 2017 / byTalha Masood / Categories : Tech, techno
TECNO, a premier mobile phone brand under TRANSSION HOLDINGS, has launched its newest addition, the Phantom 8 in Middle
East and Africa region. The regional launch took place in Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai in
the presence of 200 guests. Representatives of United Mobile, the sole distributor of
TECNO Mobile throughout Pakistan, Urdu Point and ProPakistani, the Digital Media
Partners of TECNO Mobile also participated in this star studded event.
The newly launched Android operated Phantom 8 features a revolutionary camera,
attractive design and high-speed experience. According to Google’s Consumer Barometer,
in the UAE and KSA, 73% and 70% of smart phone users access their mobiles to takes
photos or videos. Phantom 8 caters to this local demand with its state-of- the-art dual
camera, that has the power to achieve 10 times super zoom and auto refocus.
“The MEA region is very dynamic and one that appreciates intelligent innovation coupled
with aesthetically pleasing design. The all-new Phantom 8 embraces the region’s
requirements and is more powerful than ever in both speed and photo quality”, said Arif
Chowdhury, Vice President of TRANSSION HOLDINGS.
“We are pleased to continue our successful journey in the Middle East and Africa to bring
about an enhanced mobile experience to those in the region,” he concluded.
TECNO Mobile is the pioneer phone brand aiming to create an entertainment ecosystem
tailor-made based on the needs and habits of young consumers across markets on an
Android platform. This customisation differs for each market and target audience.
TECNO Mobile’s Phantom 8 comes with a front facing camera at 20 megapixels alongside
a smart dual selfie flash. Moreover, the double front ring flash ensures taking photos even
in a low light environment. With 150 minutes of talk time with only 10 minutes of battery
charge, it’s priced at 1399 AED.
Phantom 8’s diamond style design comes with a 3D Lighting, unibody metal edge and a
2.5 D Drip Screen-curved battery cover. It also possesses a 6 GB RAM plus 2.6 GHz CPU
ultra-fast experience that supports 4G+ and download speed up to 300Mbps.
The new Phantom8 is compatible with Micro SIM or Nano SIM Card and supports up to 2TB
(Terra Bytes) TF (Trans Flash) Card, and it holds 4 modules, 20 bands and covers more
than 200 countries and zones.