Transsion Holdings has officially launched the latest Tecno Camon 16 in India. The phone which came with a price tag of Rs. 10999, which is about N58,000 features a 6.8-inch HD+ Dot-In-Display with 89.1% screen-to-body ratio. It has a resolution of 1640 x 720 pixels and an aspect ration of 20.5:9.
Weighing 207 grams, the Camon 16 came with a body dimension of 170.9x 77.2 x 9.2mm. It is powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G70 processor, paired with 4GB of RAM. The phone has an internal storage capacity of 64GB and that can be expanded up to using a memory card.
Speaking during the launching, Arijeet Talapatra, CEO, TRANSSION India said:
With TECNO’s CAMON portfolio, we are constantly pushing the boundary to make cutting-edge mobile camera technology available to everyone at a competitive price. Our CAMON products seek to constantly transform users photography experience. CAMON 16 launch continues to be part of our “For India” approach that aims to disrupt the mid-budget segment with products customized to cater to Indian sensibilities in a better way. We are launching this product in India first before other countries. Designed for young millennials and Gen Z consumers, TECNO CAMON 16 pioneers the most affordable ‘64MP Quad cam with Auto Eye Focus feature in the under-11K segment. We are confident that with this new festive product portfolio, we will amaze the consumer and consolidate our brand position in the Indian smartphone market.
Tecno Camon 16 Specs
- 6.8-inch (1640 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20.5:9 display with 480 nits brightness
- Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G70 12nm processor (Dual 2GHz Cortex-A75 + Hexa 1.7GHz 6x Cortex-A55 CPUs) with ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
- 4GB RAM,64GB internal storage; expandable with microSD
- Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
- HiOS 7.0 based on Android 10
- 48MP (f/1.79 primary) + 2MP (4cm macro) + 2MP (f/2.4 depth) + AI lens, Penta LED flash
- 16MP front-facing camera with dual LED flash
- Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 170.9x 77.2 x 9.2mm
- 3.5mm audio jack, Audio Enhancement by Dirac Technology
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou, micro USB
- 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging
The Camon 16 came with Quad-rear cameras that include 64MP (primary) + 2MP (macro) + 2MP (depth) + AI camera and a 16MP front-facing camera with an Eye Autofocus technique that promises a brilliant portrait. It also features TAIVOS (TECNO AI Vision Optimization Solution) technology that filters image noise and better optimizes photo and video output quality.
The Tecno Camon 16 supports 4G LTE, sports a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and packs a 5000mAh battery. It also supports connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou and micro USB.
Price And Availability
The Tecno Camon 16 comes in Cloud White and Purist Blue colours, and has price tag Rs. 10999 for those from India, and around N58,000 for those in Nigeria.
Tecno Camon 16
|Size||6.8-inch HD+ Dot-In-Display|
|Type||IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Resolution||1640 x 720 Pixels|
|Dimensions||170.9x 77.2 x 9.2mm|
|SIM Card||Dual SIM|
|2G||Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850|
|3G||Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850|
|PROCESSOR & OS|
|GPU||ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2|
|OS||HiOS 7.0 based on Android 10|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G70|
|External||Up to 256GB Via MicroSD|
|Rear||48MP Main Camera with f/1.79 aperture
2MP (4cm macro)
2MP depth With f/2.4 aperture
Penta LED flash
|Flash||Yes, LED flash|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, WiFi 802.11|
|Sensor||Ambient Light Sensor
|Charging||Supports 18W fast charging|