Tecno Phantom 8 came, everyone shouted and was extremely trending on social media but Infinix has also shocked their users with another phone added into the “Zero series” named Infinix Zero 5. It came with an intriguing features: the 6GB RAM and Dual cameras but in this article, we will see the difference between the great Tecno Phantom 8 and Infinix Zero 5 smartphones.
Comparing the Infinix Zero 5 and Tecno Phantom 8 cameras, they both possess Dual Camera system. Tecno Phantom 8 has two: a 12MP Sony wide-angle sensor and a 13MP telephoto sensor with LED flash. With the former recording depth of field and the latter imaging based on the data, two powerful shooters on Phantom 8 work together to add new elements to your photo album. With 10x super digital zoom, you can now get clear close-up photos and even better detailed images. In the Selfie, Tecno Phantom 8 has 20MP front-facing camera with Dual selfie flash.
For the Infinix Zero 5 camera, Bring The World Closer To You With dual back camera of 12MP + 13MP with Dual LED flash, adopting 1.25um huge pixel with 2x optical plus 10x digital zoom, which allows you to feel the world in your hand, see the world in a new way, Capturing and seizing every exciting moments of your life in real time. In the selfie, the Infinix Zero 5 has 16MP megapixels front-facing camera with LED flash and also has a Bokeh mode.
Camera Summary comparison: The Tecno Phantom 8 has 12MP + 13MP back camera with a single LED flash and 20MP frontal camera with Dual selfie flash, while the Infinix Zero 5 has 12MP + 13MP with Dual LED flash and 16MP front-facing camera with single LED flash.
Winner: Tecno Phantom 8 wins the camera comparison.
The Tecno Phantom 8 smartphone is powered by the whole new Android 7.0 Nougat, Phantom 8 boasts of a handful of useful tools to better manage your beloved device. Phone master helps analyze and safely remove the junk files that take up your memory and storage space. Clean with a single tap, free up space and boost phone speed. Also, auto-start management allows you to forbid unnecessary or unwanted apps from auto-starting, boost up your phone and keep it running smooth. The Nougat is based on HiOS 3.0.
The Infinix Zero 5 is more than just a smartphone, it is the perfect assistance for your everyday lifestyle. Designed with an anti-theft system, flexible split-screen mode, and new smart interaction features. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based on XOS 3.0.
WINNER: Infinix Zero 5 and Tecno Phantom 8 Draw.
Tecno Phantom 8 has IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen of 16 million colors, 5.07 inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels and protected with Corning gorilla screen and with support for Multi-touch.
The infinix Zero 5 has IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen of 16 million colors, 5.98 inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass screen display with a resolution of 1080 × 1920 pixels and Corning gorilla screen 3 as protection and with support for Multi-touch. However, there are bezels in the phone considering how big the phone is but the bezel comes in handy when you hold it vertically when watching videos.
Winner: Infinix Zero 5 wins the display comparison.
Great design talks. Take a look at Tecno Phantom 8, and you will be amazed at its attractive back cover finish. The back catches and reflects light in a subtle way – it bounces long rays of light off it and waves them back and forth as you move it. Eye-catching diamond fire design makes Phantom 8 a fashionable accessory of your daily look. It truly doesn’t look like any other phone you might have used before. The device is wrapped in a ‘diamond fire design’ unibody full metal midframe.
For the Infinix Zero 5 design, With a diamond cutting edge and 28 point CCD detect technology, the Zero 5 is crafted with a smooth design and elegant metal texture. The 3.28 mm side length reflects our pursuit of exquisite artistry while the Bordeaux red reflects our passion for improvement.
Winner: Tecno Phantom 8 slightly won in this aspect with the “diamond fire design”.
The Tecno Phantom 8 has 6GB of RAM and choice of 64GB inbuilt memory storage that can be expanded up to 2 terabytes using a microSD.
The Infinix Zero 5 has 6GB of RAM and choice of 64GB inbuilt memory storage that can be expanded up to 128GB using a microSD.
Winner: Tecno Phantom 8 wins the memory storage comparison.
The Tecno Phantom 8 packs Supports Non removable 3500mAh Li-Ion battery capacity with fast charging feature.
Infinix Zero 5 packs a fairly large Non-removable Li-Ion 4,350 mAh battery capacity, which is actually needed for a phone of this size. The battery should last a full day on heavy usage. It also supports fast charging.
Winner: Infinix Zero 5 wins the battery comparison.
Looking at the comparison of the camera, design, memory, display and battery, you would notice they almost meet same specifications. You should also view the tabular specifications below for better clarification.
Specifications comparison of Tecno Phantom 8 and Infinix Zero 5
|Infinix Zero 5||Tecno Phantom 8|
|It supports 2G, 3G and 4G network||It supports 2G, 3G and 4G network|
|Dual Micro SIM||Dual Micro SIM|
|178 x 77 x 7.7 mm and 197g weight||159.95 × 79.5 × 7.9 mm and 165g weight|
|Android 7.0 Nougat, XOS 3.0||Android 7.0 Nougat, HiOS 3.0|
|Sandstone Black, Champagne Gold and Bordeaux Red colors||Champagne Gold, Phantom Black and Galaxy Blue colors|
|IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 5.98 inch and 1080 x 1920 pixels resolutions with multi touch support and Corning gorilla glass screen 3 as protection||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 5.7 inches and 1920 x 1080 pixels resolutions with multi touch support|
|It has two back cameras of 12MP + 13MP with Dual LED flash and 16MP front facing camera with LED flash||It has two back cameras of 12MP + 13MP with LED flash and 20MP front facing camera with Dual LED flash|
|Built of Metal||Built of Metal and wrapped in a diamond fire design|
|MediaTek P25 MT6757 chipset, 2.5GHz Octa-core Cortex CPU and Mali-T880 MP2 GPU||MediaTek Helio P25 Chipset, Octa-core 2.6 GHz CPU and Mali T-880 GPU|
|It has 6GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt memory storage and 128GB expandable using a MicroSD||It has 6GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt memory storage and 2 Terabytes expandable using a MicroSD|
|G-sensor, Accelerometer, Light sensor, Fingerprints, Hall effect, E-compass and proximity||G-sensor, Accelerometer, Fingerprints, Light sensor, E-compass and proximity|
|Supports Non-removable Li-Ion 4350 mAh battery capacity with fast charging feature||Supports Non removable 3500mAh Li-Ion battery capacity with fast charging feature|
|4.2 Bluetooth, GPS, Radio, Loudspeaker, 3.5mm audio jack, USB TYPE-C OTG, Wifi/hotspot||4.2 Bluetooth, GPS, Radio, Loudspeaker, 3.5mm audio jack, USB reversible Type-C, Wifi/hotspot|
|Infinix Zero 5 costs INR 17,999 in India, $275 in USD and when converted to Nigeria currency, it costs N99,000.||Tecno Phantom 8 smartphone costs N145,000 in Nigeria.|
Which phone win the comparison?
The Infinix Zero 5 and Tecno Phantom 8 are great phones. It depends on your choice and your budget.
If you need a phone with good battery, go for Infinix Zero 5, while of camera, go for Tecno Phantom 8.
The winner is clear!
Where to buy Infinix Zero 5 and Tecno Phantom 8 smartphones
They are available everywhere. You can get them online, any nearest approved retailer shops around you and even big shops like 3Chub and many others.