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Tecno Camon X

tecno Camon X specs

Tecno Camon X is obviously a camera-focused Android smartphone from Tecno Mobile, it’s major selling point is in the camera aspect and in the front camera region precisely. The Camon X packs a 20MP front camera with dual brightness-adjustable selfie flash.

Aside the astounding camera functionalities, the Tecno Camon X also features an elegant body design. It is built with the 18:9 aspect ratio(infinity display) and comes with Face ID unlock system for more convenient phone accessing. The device was launched with a Pro version which is dubbed Tecno Camon X Pro.

The Camon X Pro comes with bigger RAM and ROM sizes, sharper screen display and beefed up front camera (24MP). Before we go into the Camon X features, let us quickly glance through it’s key specs. You can read our unboxing and first impression of the device here if you want to know more about it’s design.

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Tecno Camon X Key specs

  • OS: Android 8.1 Oreo with HiOS
  • SIM Type: Dual SIM
  • 4G LTE: YES, LTE
  • Screen Size : 6.0 Inches HD+ IPS Touchscreen
  • Screen Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels (~274 PPI)
  • Processor Type: Octa-core 2.0 GHz, Mediatek chipset
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Internal Storage: 16GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128GB
  • Back / Rear Camera: 16MP camera & LED Flash
  • Front Camera: 20MP with LED flash
  • Battery: 3750 mAh (non-removable)

Tecno Camon X Features Overview

Tecno Camon X features a 6.0 inches screen with HD+ display resolution, the screen has a 2.5D curve at the edges and a resolution of 720 by 1440 pixels with about 274 pixels per-square inch.

Android 8.1 Oreo is pre-installed on the Camon X out of the box with the company’s HiOS skin on top, The HiOS is said to also provides several innovative and easy-to-use features to step up your mobile experience.

Tecno Camon X is endowed with an Octa-core processor that clocks at 2.0 GHz with a Mediatek chipset to provide for a good enough task processing experience. On-board RAM capacity is 3GB which is generally commendable for a smartphone in that category

Tecno Camon X hosts a 16GB inbuilt storage space which can be expanded to 128GB via micro SD card slot if more storage space is required by the user. This internal storage size might appear a bit daunting to users that prefer not using external storage.

In the camera aspect, the Camon X has a bit more to offer with it’s front camera than the rear camera which typically makes it a nice choice for selfie lovers.

tecno camon x back side

The back is equipped with a 16 megapixels camera with dual LED flash while sitting in the front panel is a 20 megapixels camera with its own dual LED flash for outstanding selfie experience. The dual front flash can be adjusted by gesture in terms of brightness to best suit your style.

tecno camon x front camera

Tecno Camon X houses a moderate 3750 mAh non-removable battery that is said to support TECNO’s light speed charging technology. Meaning that the device will offer more screen time with less charge time.

The Camon X finishes with plastic unibody and a quite suiting design, it has curved edges that will help enhance phone handling. Tecno Camon X is available in three different colors; Champagne Gold, Midnight Black and City Blues.

tecno Camon X three colors

The smartphone measures 158.6 x 75.8 x 7.8 (height x width x thickness) and weighs about 148.00 grams. The Tecno Camon device is a dual Micro SIM Android phone and supports dual standby with 4G network option.

The Tecno Camon X has it’s fingerprint scanner positioned at the back below the camera region, apart from serving as a more convenient phone unlock system for the device, the fingerprint scanner will also serve for more security purposes for the device.

Tecno Camon X price and availability

Tecno Camon X price in Nigeria is expected to be around 55,000 naira to 58,000 which reads about 155 USD, Ksh 15,699 in Kenya and Rs. 10,000 in India.

The device is currently available for purchase in Nigeria, both in offline and online market. It will also be available in other African countries in subsequent time.

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Tecno Camon X Best Alternatives

The Camon X Pro could be the best alternative if you’re not satisfied with what the Camon X has to offer, the Pro version offers more in some crucial aspects but carries a heavier price tag.

Other good alternatives include Infinix Hot S3 with 20MP front camera and 18:9 screen aspect, Tecno Camon CM that also features the 18:9 aspect ratio. Check out more affordable Android phones with 18:9 screen.

Tecno Camon X Detailed Specs

Network
2G Network GSM: 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: 2100 MHz (900/1700/1900/2100 MHz for LATAM)
4G Network  Yes, LTE (Global Support)
SIM Dual SIM (Dual Standby)
Status Launched: April 2018
Body
Dimensions – 158.60 x 75.80 x 7.80 mm
– Weight: 148 g
Keyboard Touchscreen
Colors Champagne Gold, Midnight Black and City Blues.
Cover Plastic
Display
Type – HD+ IPS, multi-touch touchscreen with 16m colors
– 18:9 Screen aspect ratio
Size 6.0 inches, 720 x 1440 pixels, 275 Pixels Per-square Inch
Memory And OS
Card slot MicroSD, up to 128GB
Internal 16GB
OS Android 8.1 Oreo (with HiOS)
Processors – Octa-core 2.0 GHz CPU
– Mediatek chipset
– Mali GPU
RAM 3GB RAM
Audio
Alert types Vibration, MIDI, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio port 3.5mm jack
Connectivity
2G GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 42.2 mbps downlink; Up to 11.5 mbps uplink
4G YES
WIFI Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct
Bluetooth Version 4.2, A2DP
GPS A-GPS
NFC NO
USB Type 2.0 (with OTG support)
Camera
Primary – 16 MP, auto refocus and Dual LED flash
– FEATURES: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 20 MP Camera with dual Selfie Flash
Battery
Capacity 3750mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery
Stand-by N/A
Talk time N/A
Music play
Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Rear Fingerprint and Light sensor
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
Miscellaneous – FM radio
– Quick charge tech
– MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Price
Price level About 55,000 naira– 58,000 naira (155 USD) (15,699 Ksh)

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