The Tecno Phantom V Flip debuted last week and will go on sale on Sunday, with India being the first market to get it. As a part of the early bird sale through Amazon.in, its price is INR49,999 ($600/€565) in both color options - Iconic Black and Mystic Dawn.
The Phantom V Flip is Tecno's first clamshell smartphone. It features a 6.9" 120Hz FullHD+ folding LTPO AMOLED screen with a centered punch-hole for the 32MP selfie camera. There's another screen on the cover, which is circular and measures 1.32" and has two cameras around it - 64MP primary and 13MP ultrawide.
Under the hood, the Tecno Phantom V Flip has the Dimensity 8050 SoC with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. It runs Android 13-based HiOS 13.5 out of the box and comes with the promise of two Android version upgrades and three years of security patches.
The Tecno Phantom V Flip features stereo speakers, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and a 4,000 mAh battery with 45W wired charging. You can read our Tecno Phantom V Flip review to learn more about it.
I suggest you avoid such flip phones and get a normal bar phone instead. Have a friend who had used a Z fold 4. The inner screen hasn't been used that often, not even by anyone else. Then, in a matter of 1 year, the screen protector peeled ...