Tecno Phantom A (F7), Android Jelly Bean & 720p HD display

Tecno F7

Tecno F7

Tecno Phantom A (F7) Features
  • Slim & elegant rectangular design with slightly rounded corners
  • 5.0 inch IPS touchscreen with haptic feedback and a thin bezel
  • Dual SIM functionality with dual stand-by (both SIMs can be used simultaneously for calls)
  • 8MP autofocus camera with LED flash, digital zoom, white balance, scene selection & HD video recording
  • 1.2MP webcam optimized for self-portrait photos & video calls (Skype, WeChat, Viber & Tango compatible)
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G or Wi-Fi internet connectivity (with mobile hotspot)
  • Up to 21Mbps download speeds on 3G networks
  • Desktop-like web experience via the preloaded WebKit browser (Chrome & Firefox supported via download)
  • Even faster and cheaper browsing through the preinstalled Opera Mini browser
  • Built-in GPS with Google Maps offering turn by turn navigation
  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel & PowerPoint document viewer (editing supported via premium upgrade)
  • Downloadable Adobe PDF & kindle ebook reader
  • Android Jelly Bean operating system
  • Unrestricted access to over 500,000 apps in the Android market
  • Deep integration with social networking apps; Facebook, Instagram, WeChat, Twitter, LinkedIn, WhatsApp, Viber among others
  • Essential Google apps; Maps, Search, Calendar, Gmail, YouTube, Picasa, Talk &  Google+
  • Customizable widgets, themes, wallpapers & ringtones
  • Dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • PowerVR graphics processor (provides an overall improvement in menu transition, browsing speeds & HD media playback)
  • A decent performer with graphics intensive apps & mild gaming (compatible with Asphalt 6, Subway Surfers, Temple Run, Resident Evil, GTA Vice City among others)
  • 4GB internal memory (upgradeable to 32GB via microSD cards, free 8GB card provided in the box)
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bluetooth v3.0 with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Tecno flash share which allows users to share files of any size faster through wirelessly connected devices
  • Stereo FM radio & music player
  • HD video player supporting media up to 720p
  • Device available in black or white colors
  • 12 + 1 months warranty from Tecno
Technical specifications
  • Announced May 2013 released June 2013
  • Dimensions: 143.5 x 70.8 x 9.1mm
  • Weight: will be updated shortly
  • Screen size: 5.0 inches
  • Screen resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Pixel density: 294ppi
  • Screen type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen capable of displaying up to 256K colors
  • Display prone to accidental scratches (missing mineral glass layer)
  • Ambient light, proximity & gravity sensors
  • Automatic display rotation
  • Built-in GPS with Google Maps support (other navigational apps supported via download)
  • Multitouch gestures such as pinch to zoom & panning supported
  • Android v4.1.1 Jelly Bean OS
  • 1Ghz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
  • MediaTek MT6577H chipset
  • 1GB RAM
  • PowerVR SGX531 graphics processing unit
  • 4GB internal memory (about 2.5GB user available)
  • External memory slot (up to 32GB memory cards supported)
  • Free 8GB microSD card provided in the box
  • SMS/MMS/Email/Push Email & IM messaging (with predictive text input)
  • Microsoft Exchange/IMAP/POP3 & SMTP email support
  • Word, Excel & PowerPoint document viewer (editing supported via premium upgrade)
  • Downloadable Adobe PDF and kindle ebook readers
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G/Wi-Fi internet connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with internet sharing via mobile hotspot
  • Up to 236.8kbps download speeds on EDGE networks
  • Up to 21Mbps download, 5.76Mbps upload speeds on 3G networks
  • Preloaded WebKit & Opera Mini web browsers with excellent HTML support (no Adobe Flash)
  • 8MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels autofocus camera with panorama view, back-illuminated sensor (BSI), white balance, scene selection, digital zoom &  LED flash
  • Up to 720p, 720 x 1280 pixels video recording at 30fps
  • 1.2MP webcam optimized for video calls
  • microUSB v2.0 with USB charging & mass storage
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bluetooth v3.0 with Advanced audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Stereo FM radio
  • MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC media player with customizable playlists, album art & background playback
  • 3GP/3GPP/MP4/WMV/RealVideo/YouTube video player supporting HD video up to 720p
  • 2100mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Up to 16 days 16 hours stand-by time
  • Up to 6 hours talk time
Tecno Phantom A (F7) Price

About Ksh. 21,499/= on 18 September 2013. For availability and vendors, check our Price list.

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