The highly anticipated smartphone was formally launched to the public in Lagos – Nigeria this week. Speaking at the launch, Vice President, TECNO Group, Mr. Arif Chowdhury, said the device was designed with a passion to give everybody access to innovation and its affordable for everybody. “It is part of TECNO’s unwavering effort in expanding its offering which can be seen in this superior, innovative phone,” he said.
The Phantom A3 smartphone is an upgraded version of the TECNO Phantom A+ That as launched few months ago. The Phantom A3 has a sleek body and bigger screen than that of its predecessor, it comes with 6.0″ captivating High Definition (HD) touch screen, 4.2 Android operating system, and 3.75g network capability, with1.5 GHz quad core processor.
The Phantom A3 is equipped with memory capacity of 16 Gigabyte (GB) Read Only Memory ROM plus 1 GB Read Access Memory RAM, 13megal pixels rear camera and 8megal pixel front camera.
It also has social media application like Facebook, WhatsApp and Palmchat, applications. The Vice president added that he was very glad to announce a new collaboration with BlackBerry, which allows customers to find, preloaded on TECNO devices, the famous and popular BBM application.
Also speaking at the launch, the Digital Marketing &Public Relation Manager West Africa, TECNO Group, Mr. Boukali Mounir, laid emphasis on the device specifications, stressing that the Phantom A3 is a dual sim Smartphone beautifully design with an innovative package of 8.4mm slim body.
Speaking about the camera, Mounir pointed out that the device has 8.0MP AF front camera, 13.0MP AF back camera with flash 5 high-precision optical lens, which is the blue glass filter of 5 layer glass lens that picks up all the details and help the camera to respond to light just like our eyes do. The device also has access to over 1,000,000 applications, he added.
Mounir also disclosed that the Phantom A3 comes with free monthly 500MB free data for 12 months from Etisalat Nigeria.