Tecno Phantom Pad (N9)

Tecno Phantom Pad (N9)

Tecno Phantom Pad (N9) Features

  • First tablet PC from Tecno, made entirely from matte plastic & reinforced with chrome edges giving it a compact feel and a neat look
  • Bright 8.0 inch multitouch display with thick glossy bezels offering just enough space for the thumbs to settle in without interfering with the display area
  • Backlit capacitive back, home and menu buttons
  • Device offers only single SIM functionality & comes with full phone services; calls, SMS & internet
  • Practically unlimited phonebook entries with picture ID and multiple numbers per contact
  • Customizable widgets, ringtones, themes & wallpapers
  • Preinstalled essential apps; backup manager, DX battery saver, Android guide, dictionary & Bible (King James Version)
  • 5MP camera with digital zoom, scene selection, white balance & video recording in TV quality (no autofocus)
  • 2MP webcam optimized for self portrait photos & video calling (Hangouts, Viber, Tango, Skype & WeChat compatible)
  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Adobe PDF document reader
  • Downloadable Kindle ebook readers
  • Deep integration with social networking apps; Google Hangouts, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, WhatsApp, WeChat, Skype e.t.c.
  • Downloadable games & apps (comes preloaded with Angry Birds, other popular titles supported via download)
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G & Wi-Fi internet connectivity (with mobile hotspot)
  • Up to 236.8kbps download speeds on 2G, up to 7.2Mbps on 3G networks
  • Preinstalled WebKit & Chrome browsers with multi-tab browsing, bookmark & password management and excellent HTML support
  • Android Jelly Bean operating system with slight interface modifications by Tecno
  • Quad-core processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory (upgradeable to 32GB, 8GB branded microSD provided free in the box)
  • Unrestricted access to Google Play Store with over 500,000 apps available for download
  • Standard 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bluetooth v3.0 with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Tecno flash share allows users to share files of any size faster through wirelessly connected devices
  • No Near Field Communication (NFC) support
  • Stereo FM radio (no RDS)
  • Multi-format music player with equalizer presets, album art, background playback & customizable playlists
  • YouTube/MP4/3GP player supporting smooth playback of media up to 480p
  • Device available in white and comes with 12 + 1 months manufacturer warranty

Technical specifications

  • Announced June 2013 expected release July 2013
  • Dimensions: 204 x 154 x 9.9mm
  • Weight: Will be updated shortly
  • Screen size: 8.0 inches
  • Screen resolution: 768 x 1024 pixels
  • Pixel density: 160ppi
  • Screen type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen capable of displaying up to 256K colors
  • Automatic display rotation
  • Panning, pinch to zoom and other multitouch gestures supported
  • Ambient light, proximity & gyro sensors
  • Display prone to accidental scratches (missing mineral glass layer)
  • Built-in GPS offering turn by turn navigation via Google maps (no Global Navigation Satellite System, GLONASS)
  • Essential Google apps; Hangouts, Gmail, Search, YouTube, Picasa, Maps, Calendar & Google+
  • 5MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels fixed focus camera with panorama view, scene selection, white balance & digital zoom
  • Up to 480p, 720 x 480 pixels video recording at an impressive 30fps
  • 2MP, 1600 x 1200 pixels front-facing camera optimized for self portrait photos and video calls
  • Android v4.2.1 Jelly Bean OS out of the box
  • 1.2Ghz quad-core processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • External memory slot (microSD cards up to 32GB supported)
  • Free 8GB microSD provided in the box
  • Standard 3.5mm audio jack
  • microUSB v2.0 supporting USB charging & mass storage
  • Bluetooth v3.0 with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Stereo FM radio with no RDS
  • MP3/WAV/AAC/AMR/MIDI music player
  • MP4/3GP/3GPP/YouTube player with more formats supported via third party apps like MX Player
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G/Wi-Fi internet connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n supporting internet sharing via mobile hotspot
  • Up to 236.8kbps download speeds on 2G EDGE networks
  • Up to 7.2Mbps download, 5.76Mbps upload speeds on 3G HSPA networks
  • Desktop-like browsing experience via the preinstalled WebKit & Google Chrome browsers (with excellent HTML & Adobe Flash support)
  • SMS/MMS/Email/Push Email & IM messaging (with predictive text input)
  • IMAP/POP3/SMTP & Microsoft Exchange email support
  • Polaris Office document viewer for Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Adobe PDF (editing supported via premium upgrade)
  • Downloadable Kindle ebook readers
  • 4500mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Up to 20 days 20 hours stand-by time on 2G / 3G networks
  • Up to 8 hours talk time on 2G / 3G

Tecno Phantom Pad (N9) Price

The price range for this tablet is Ksh. 19,999/=

Last updated on: 23 June 2013


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