(Compare) Tecno Phantom 6 Plus VS Phantom 8

Tecno Phantom 6 plus and Phantom 8 has been among the list of best Tecno smartphones every produced by Tecno mobile and they are both equipped with good cameras, battery, large storage memory and random access memory etc.

Sometimes people ask questions to know which of them is better but to get the answer correct we need to compare both of them to see the answer you seek without asking anybody.

Sincerely Tecno Phantom 6 plus and Phantom 8 is not among those cheap smartphones you can buy under 20k because they are a bit expensive due to their quality and outstanding features.

Compare tecno phantom 6 plus and phantom 8

Comparison Overview

Below this article, you will see a comparison table that will show you everything you need to know about this two smartphones but before then I will like to tell you my findings in terms of their features and functionalities.

After taking a look at Phantom 6 plus and Phantom 8 smartphones, it's clear to me that they have different features and as well similarities among them which we are going to find out.


When it comes to screen size Phantom 6 plus comes with 6.0" FHD display while Phantom 8 comes with 5.7-Inch FHD display which clearly shows that Phantom 6 plus is 3 inches bigger than Phantom 8.

Operating System | Processor

Tecno Phantom 8 is a winner here as it comes with Android 7.0 Nougat OS with 2.6GHz Octa-core processor while Phantom 6 Plus is equipped with Android Marshmallow 6.0 with 2.0 GHz Deca-Core processor which shows that Phantom 8 has more recent Android OS with an increased processing speed of 2.6GHz compared to Phantom 6 Plus 2.0 GHz processor.


Tecno Phantom 8 seems to be the clear winner when it comes to RAM as it comes with 6GB Ram while Phantom 6 Plus comes with 4GB Ram but their storage memory remains the same (64GB).


Both of the smartphones comes with a good camera but Phantom 8 seems to be better as it comes with dual 12MP + 13MP back cameras and 20MP front selfie camera while Phantom 6 Plus 21MP back camera and 8MP front camera.


Tecno Phantom 6 Plus seems to be the winner here as it comes with 4050mAh battery capacity while Phantom 8 is powered by a 3500mAh battery capacity.


Tecno Phantom 6 Plus is a bit cheaper than Phantom 8 as the price goes between 107,999 - ₦ 115,999 while Phantom 8 goes between ₦122,999 - ₦133,999.

Where to Buy Phantom 6 Plus

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Where to Buy Phantom 8

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Comparison Table between Tecno Phantom 6 plus and Phantom 8


Price ₦108,900 ₦122,900


Dual SIM yes yes
Year 2016 2017


Dimensions  160.35 x 83.46 x 7.7 mm 159.95 x 79.5 x 7.9 mm
Weight - -
Colors Champagne Gold Galaxy Blue, Champagne Gold, Black


Type Color IPS screen, 16M colors Color IPS screen, 16M colors
Touch yes Multitouch yes Multitouch
Display size 6.0 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels 5.7 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density 367 ppi 400 ppi


Camera resolution 21 MP Camera, 1080p HD Video 12 MP + 13MP Dual Camera
Features Dual-LED Flash, Autofocus, Geo-tagging Tri-tone-LED Flash, Autofocus, Geo-tagging, 10X Digital Zoom
Secondary camera 8 MP Camera with Autofocus, LED Flash 20 MP Camera, Dual-tone LED Flash
Video 1080p HD Video 1080p HD Video


Operating system Android OS 6.0 (Marshmallow) Android OS 7.0 (Nougat)
Processor type 64-bit, Deca-Core Processor: 2.0GHz quad-core, 1.55GHz quad-core, 2.1GHz dual-core (Mediatek helio X20) 2.6GHz Octa-core Processor: 2.6GHz quad-core Cortex A53 and 1.6GHz Cortex A53 (MediaTek Helio P25)
GPU Mali-T720 MP2 GPU Mali 880
Internal memory 64 GB 64 GB
Card slot No yes Up to 256 GB


3G yes Up to 42.2 Mbps Download, 5.76 Mbps Upload yes
4G yes Up to 300 Mbps Download, 50 Mbps Upload yes Up to 300 Mbps Download, 50 Mbps Upload
GPRS yes Up to 85.6 kbps yes Up to 85.6 kbps
EDGE yes Up to 236.8 kbps yes Up to 236.8 kbps
WiFi yes Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct yes Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetooth luetooth 4.0 with A2DP Bluetooth 4.2 with A2DP
USB yes MicroUSB 2.0, USB Host yes MicroUSB 2.0


Battery type 4050 mAh, Li-Ion 3500 mAh, Li-Po
Standby time
Talk time

Other Features

Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity
Music player MP3, WAV, AAC+, FLAC MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Video player MP4, H.264 MP4, H.264
FM radio - -
3.5 mm audio jack yes yes
Additional features Fingerprint ID, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, Fast Charge Fingerprint ID, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, Fast Charge

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