Tecno Phantom 9 vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro: Which One will you Buy?

Tecno Phantom 9 vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro: Tecno Camon 11 Pro was released towards the end of last year 2018. We could simply say it was the best of all Tecno’s phone that was released last year. However, that was last year 2018. We’re now in 2019 and from what we are seeing so far, Tecno Phantom 9 would be the best phone from the tech company yet.

So for those with Tecno Camon 11 Pro who can afford the Phantom 9, here are the differences between these two smartphones. And for first time buyers, here are factors that you should consider before you pick either of the two.

Thus, in this article, let’s take a deeper look at Tecno Phantom 9 vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro comparison and see which one you should buy.

Tecno Phantom 9 vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro: Specs Comparison


TECNO PHANTOM 9: 6.4″-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, with a resolution 1080 x 2340.

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: 6.2″-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, with a resolution 720 x 1500.


TECNO PHANTOM 9: Mediatek Helio P35 SoC, Octa-core 2.35 GHz

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm), Octa-core 2.0 GHz


TECNO PHANTOM 9: 6GB RAM + 128 GB ROM (microSD space available)

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: 6GB RAM + 64 GB ROM (SD Card space is available)


TECNO PHANTOM 9: Android 9.0 (Pie); HiOS 5.0

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: Android 8.1 (Oreo)


TECNO PHANTOM 9: 16+2+8MP triple rear and 32MP selfie camera

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: 16+5MP triple rear and 24MP selfie camera


TECNO PHANTOM 9: Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery (fast charging 10W)

TECNO CAMON 11 PRO: Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery


– Under-display fingerprint
– Dual SIM
– 3.5 mm jack
– Bluetooth 5.0
– 4G supported (Supports Glo 4G)

– Rear mounted fingerprint
– Dual SIM
– 3.5 mm jack
– Bluetooth 4.2
– 4G supported (Supports Glo 4G)


Tecno Camon 11 Pro on its Nebula black color, is one of the most beautiful phone you’ve ever seen. It’s premium body design is something worth talking about.

However, Tecno Phantom 9 also has a beautiful body design. Although it’s made of a plastic, but you will easily fall in love with it on a first glance due to its beautiful aurora color.

Moreover, while the Tecno Camon 11 Pro features a rear mounted fingerprint, the Tecno Phantom 9 has the trending under-display fingerprint (inside screen fingerprint scanner) which is not the best but effective.

• DimensionsTecno Phantom 9 – 158.52* 75.3* 7.85mm vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro – 156.5 x 76 x 5.6 mm

• WeightTecno Phantom 9 – 179g vs Tecno Camon 11 Pro – 155g

The Tecno Camon 11 Pro is smaller, sleeker and light weighted. So for a one hand operation, you’ll have to go for it over the Phantom 9.


In this segment, Tecno Phantom 9 wins. With its 6.4″-inch Amoled dewdrop notch display design, you’ll have no choice but fall in love with it.

Just in case you don’t know, Amoled panels are the best in the industry. Because devices using the OLED panel usually have the brightest and most color-accurate screens with as little color shift as possible.

The Camon 11 Pro on the other hand, has an IPS LCD touchscreen which is although cool but can’t be compared to the Amoled panel.

Hardware & Software

Tecno Phantom 9 runs out of the box on Android 9.0 Pie. While the Tecno Camon 11 Pro runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. Moreover, both smartphones are powered by Mediatek chipset which is not the best or latest but can chest so many responsibilities.

However as far as memory is concerned, keep in mind that the Tecno Phantom 9 has 6GB RAM + 128 GB internal storage, while the Camon 11 Pro has 64GB internal storage with 6GB RAM. So if internal storage is of great importance to you then the Tecno Phantom 9 will suit your needs better.


On this category, Tecno Phantom 9 wins. The tri-lens rear camera have different functions which all together helps to deliver nice photography. There is a dark mode or night mode feature, and you should also look out for the ultra-wide lens.

Tecno Phantom 9:

• 16MP as the main camera
• 8MP ultra -wide lens
• 2MP depth sensor

Tecno Camon 11 Pro:

• 16MP as the main camera
• 5MP depth sensor

Moreover the Tecno Phantom 9 has a 32MP selfie camera with two flash lights placed at the top edges. Tecno Camon 11 Pro on the other hand, has a 24MP front camera.


In terms of their battery life, both smartphones can last you a full day on a single charge. While Tecno phantom 9 has a battery capacity of 3500 mAh. But you shouldn’t panick since there is a feature in the Phantom 9 that helps to minimize the usage of background apps.


Tecno Camon 11 Pro was the king of 2018. However with the arrival of Tecno Phantom 9, it has taken over as the best Tecno smartphone in the market.

Imagine you getting a 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM phone, with an indisplay fingerprint, and an Amoled display all at a low price of 77,000 naira. Truly, the smartphone is one of the best available in the Nigerian market currently. And below is our quick summary between the Tecno Phantom 9 and Tecno Camon 11 Pro:

• Design: Both

 Display: Tecno Phantom 9

• Battery: Both

• Camera: Tecno Phantom 9

 Hardware : Tecno Phantom 9

• Software : Tecno Phantom 9


Am Tunde Wisdom Omotimehin i write about in depth review of smartphones as well as device unboxing and i also work as a video editor. I owned and manage NaijaTechWriter as the Admin and Publisher.

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