Without doubt, Infinix and Tecno are the two most popular smartphone brands we currently have in Nigeria. 6 out of 10 Nigerians currently have either a Tecno smartphone or an Infinix Smartphone in their pockets. These smartphone brands, from Transsion holdings, have managed to take a big share of the Nigerian smartphone, because of their budget-friendly prices. Most times having to choose between a Tecno Phone or an Infinix phone can be very difficult. In this article we explore a comprehensive Infinix Zero 6 Vs Tecno Phantom 9, exploring their disparities, letting you know why one is better than the other.
Despite being brands that produce budget-friendly devices, Infinix smartphones from the zero series, as well as Tecno smartphones from the Phantom series aren’t as cheap as others. To an Average Nigerian, the Tecno Phantom 9 and the Infinix Zero 6 are expensive phones. This increase in Price is attributed to the spec bump in these phones. The Infinix Zero 6 and the Tecno Phantom 9 are regarded as top-notch devices from both brands. With similar placements, one may find it difficult to make a choice. As earlier mentioned, In this article, we explore facts that facilitate a disparity between these phones. Here they are:
Infinix Zero 6 Vs Tecno Phantom 9
|Infinix Zero 6||Tecno Phantom 9|
|Screen Size||6.4-inch, FHD capacity touchscreen display. 2340 x 1080|
|SnapDragon 636 Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor||MediaTek Helio P35 2.3GHz Octa-core processor|
|Android 9.0 Pie||Android 9.0 Pie|
|64GB or 128GB||64GB or 128GB|
|24MP Primary camera + 12MP Depth camera||16MP Primary camera + 2MP Depth camera + 8MP Wide Angle camera|
|20MP Selfie Camera||32MP Selfie Camera|
|3750 mAh Non-removable||3500 mAh Non-removable|
Design & Display comparison
In my opinion, both smartphones feature top-notch design and build. Both smartphones may not be able to contend with the top contenders of the world, but considering the market these phones are been sold, they certainly are top-notch in designs. If you compare the design of these smartphones, with Tecno and Infinix smartphones from other series, you would agree with me that they have done a great job in improving the design on these phones.
Taking a look on the rear of the Infinix Zero 6, you have bright colors covered in gorilla glass 6. This is the first time, Infinix is featuring gorilla glass 6 on their smartphone. This kind of design places the Infinix Zero 6 on a high pedestal. Mounted on the rear, you have dual rear cameras, a camera flash, A fingerprint sensor, and the Infinix Logo beneath. The sides of the sides on the frame on the Infinx zero 6 have antenna band markings, that blend with the color choice you go with.
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Switch over to get a front view of the Infinix Zero 6, you also have gorilla glass 6 on the front, coupled with a very similar setup from most Infinix phones. You have a notch and a forgivable amount of bezels on the bottom. Inside the notch of the Infinix Zero 6, you will find its earpiece, selfie flash, and the selfie camera. On the bottom frame of the Infinix Zero 6, you have its headphone jack, USB Type-c port, and a microphone.
On the Tecno Phantom 9, you a design and build that looks a bit more modern. On the rear, you have a polycarbonate covering, housing a triple rear camera setup, camera flash, and the Tecno branding.
Flip the Phantom 9 to get a front view, you are presented with a design that looks a lot like what you saw in late 2018 and early 2019. The Tecno Phantom 9 attempts a full view display with a dot notch. Beneath that dot notch, you have its 6.4-inch display and beneath its display, you also have a forgivable amount of bezels, bezels that are smaller than what you had on other Tecno Phones. Tecno is making their first foray into the In-display fingerprint sensor, with the Tecno Phantom 9. The Tecno Phantom 9 features and In-display fingerprint sensor.
Infinix Zero 6 Vs Tecno Phantom 9: Camera comparison
Speaking on the cameras, the Tecno Phantom 9 seems to be leading with a more modern setup. Where the Infinix Zero 6 features 24MP primary camera and a 12MP depth camera, the Tecno Phantom 9 features a 16MP primary camera, a 2MP depth camera, and an 8MP wide-angle camera. Wide-angle cameras have become a trend amongst top-notch smartphones today, its no surprise Tecno is featuring it on the Phantom 9.
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For selfies, the Tecno Phantom 9 offers you a 32MP front-facing camera, while the Infinix zero 6 offers you a 20MP front-facing camera.
Hardware & Software Comparison
The Hardware specs on both the Infinix Zero 6 and the Tecno Phantom 9, is a huge facilitator of the disparity it has from smartphones of other series. Apart from processors, both smartphones have almost similar specs.
On the Infinix Zero 6, you have an Octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor paired with 6GB of RAM, 64GB or 128GB of internal storage and a 3750MAH battery.
On the Tecno Phantom 9, you have a Mediatek helio P35 processor, paired with 6GB of ram, 64GB or 128GB of internal storage and a 3500MAH battery.
Similar to most smartphones released recently, both the Infinix Zero 6 and the Tecno Phantom 9 run their individual user interface on Android 9 pie operating system.
Infinix Zero 6 Vs Tecno Phantom 9: Price Comparison
As mentioned earlier, both smartphones are the most expensive both brands manufacture. The price here is higher than what we are familiar with from Transsion holdings. The Infinix Zero 6 costs around 105,000 Naira