TCL 40 NxtPaper 5G

TCL 40 NxtPaper 5G
Brand: TCL
Category: Smartphones
  • Display IPS LCD 6.6 inches - 90Hz
  • CPU Mediatek Dimensity 6020 (7 nm)
  • RAM 6GB
  • Battery 5000 mAh


The TCL 40 NxtPaper 5G, announced in August 2023 for the global market, is available in Starlight Black. Measuring 164.5 x 75.4 x 9 mm and weighing 192 grams, it features a hybrid dual Nano-SIM setup with dual stand-by capability.

Supporting 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G networks, the device offers internet speeds up to HSPA (14.4 Mbit/s), LTE (100 Mbit/s), and 5G (20 Gbit/s). The 6.6-inch IPS LCD display has a resolution of 720 x 1612 pixels, a 90Hz refresh rate, 84.4% screen-to-body ratio, and a brightness of 500 nits.

Powered by a Mediatek Dimensity 6020 Octa-core CPU and Mali-G57 MC2 GPU, it comes with 6GB of RAM, running on Android 13 with TCL UI. Internal storage is 256GB, expandable via microSDXC.

The triple rear camera setup features a 50MP wide lens, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP depth sensor, supporting various camera modes and video recording at 1080p 30 FPS. The 8MP front camera supports 1080p 30 FPS video recording.

Audio features include a loudspeaker, a 3.5mm port, and FM radio support. Connectivity options encompass Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0.

Equipped with a non-removable 5000mAh Li-Ion battery, the TCL 40 NxtPaper 5G supports 15W wired charging. Additional features include a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor, and compass.



Status Announced
Date Of Announcement August 2023
Colors Starlight Black


Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Internet Speed HSPA (up to 14.4 Mbit/s), LTE (up to 100 Mbit/s), 5G (up to 20 Gbit/s)
SIM Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Dimensions And Structure

Length 164.5 mm
Width 75.4 mm
Thickness 9 mm
Weight 192 gram


Screen Type IPS LCD
Screen Size 6.6 inches
Screen Resolution 720 x 1612 pixels
Screen-to-body Ratio 84.4%
Refresh Rate 90Hz
Pixel Density 267 ppi
Brightness 500 nits


CPU Mediatek Dimensity 6020 (7 nm) Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G57 MC2
OS Android 13, TCL UI
Internal Memory 256GB
External Memory microSDXC

Rear Camera

Number Of Cameras Triple
Camera Resolution 50 MP, f/1.8, (wide)
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Camera Features HDR, Autofocus, Touch To Focus, Panorama, Continuous Shooting, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, LED Flash, Face Detection, Exposure Compensation, ISO Control, Custom Watermark
Video 1080p 30 FPS

Selfie Camera

Number Of Cameras Single
Camera Resolution 8 MP, (wide)
Camera Features Fixed Focus
Video 1080p 30 FPS


Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm Port Supports
FM Radio Supports


Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Version 5.1
GPS Supports
NFC Supports
USB Type USB Type-C 2.0

Battery And Charging

Battery Type Li-Ion Non-Removable
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Charging Speed 15W Wired

Other Specifications

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by experts.

  • Display 7 / 10
  • Performance 7 / 10
  • Camera 7 / 10
  • Battery 7 / 10

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