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Ark Phantom 1 (2018) review

Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Mediatek MT6737
Mali-T720 MP1
2 GB / 16 GB
5.5 inches (720 x 1280 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Ark announced the launch of the Phantom 1 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Ark Phantom 1 phone with 5.5 inches display, Mediatek MT6737 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Ark Phantom 1 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery. The 5.5 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Ark Phantom 1 specifications

BrandArk
NamePhantom 1
ModelPHANTOM1
Release date2018

Body

The weight of Ark Phantom 1 is about 6.28 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Ark phone are average (6.02 x 3.03 x 0.33 inches).

Weight6.28 oz
Dimensions6.02 x 3.03 x 0.33 inches
Colorsblack, gold, white
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Ark Phantom 1 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SoCMediatek MT6737
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUMali-T720 MP1

Display

The size of Phantom 1 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.5 inches IPS display of Ark Phantom 1 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.5 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Ark Phantom 1 (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Phantom 1 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Ark Phantom 1 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Phantom 1 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Phantom 1 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2700 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Phantom 1 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Ark phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Ark Phantom 1 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, fingerprint, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Ark Phantom 1, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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