In Nigeria, the Camon 15 Air is the base model of all the three devices announced for the Camon 15 Series. In total, we have four devices globally with the Camon 15 Pro announced in India. Camon 15 Premier and the original Camon 15 completes the lineup.
The specifications of the Camon 15 is not too far from the Camon 15 Air. The Camon 15 Air features a 6.6-inch punch-hole display and a 48MP quad-camera setup.
TECNO Camon 15 Air Key Specifications
- 6.6” IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 resolution
- 48MP + 2MP + 2MP + AI lens, 8MP selfie camera
- 5000mAh Battery
- Octa-core 2.0GHz, MediaTek Helio P22
- 3GB RAM
- 64GB ROM expandable further with the SD card
- HiOS 6.0 based on Android™ 10
- Fingerprint, Face Unlock 2.0
Design and Display
The Camon 15 Air shares similar design with the Camon 15. It has a gradient finish and a craftmanship which is aesthetically pleasing. It is made up of a polycarbonate body but comes with a glass front. It comes in Malachite Blue, Ice Lake Blue and Misty Grey colours weighing 196g and measuring 8.8mm in thickness. TECNO goes back to the basics with the fingerprint scanner positioning it at the side of the device.
In terms of display, it features a 6.6-inch IPS LDC screen with 720 x 1600 pixels in resolution. It has a punch-hole cutout which houses the 8MP selfie camera.
Hardware and Software
The smartphone ships Android 10 out of the box and is paired with the HiOS 6.0 UI. It is powered by MediaTek’s Helio P22 chipset which is built on a 12nm process and its clocked at a 2.0Ghz with eight cores. In terms of graphics, you get the PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
It comes with a 3GB RAM and a 64GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via the microSD card slot.
TECNO Camon 15 Air Camera
TECNO Camon 15 Air delivers impressive camera as expected from any TECNO Camon device. It comes with a 48MP main sensor which comes with Super HDR and AI Scene Detection. The Quad camera setup at the back is completed with a 2MP Ultrawide angle lens with 115-degree field of view, a 2MP Macro lens and a QVGA sensor.
For selfies, you get an 8MP selfie camera which is housed by the punch-hole cutout in the display.
Connectivity and Battery
TECNO Camon 15 Air is powered by a non-removable Li-polymer 5,000mAh battery. Connectivity options are WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2 and a 3.5mm audio jack.
TECNO Camon 15 Air Complete Specifications
- Dimension: Height: 164.5 x 76.5 x 8.95mm
- Material: Glass front, Plastic back
- Weight: 196g
- Colour: Malachite Blue, Ice Lake Blue and Misty Grey
- SIM Dual SIM: (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD, 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass
- Size: 6.6-inch, 19.5: Aspect ratio
- Screen Resolution: FHD+ 720×1600 pixels, 261ppi density
- Multi-touch: Yes, up to 5 fingers
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 10, HiOS v6.0
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio P22, Octa-core 2.0GHz 64 Bit
- IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
- RAM: 3GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 64GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
- Primary: 48MP + 2MP + 2MP + QVGA sensor with quad-LED flash
- Video Resolution: 1080 at 30fps, gyro-EIS
- Secondary: 8MP selfie with Dual-LED Flash
- Video Resolution: 1080 at 30fps
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900
- 3G: B1/B5/B8
- 4G: B1/B3/B5/B8/B38/B40/B41 TDD-LTE Bluetooth v4.2
- USB: microUSB 5 Pin
- Loudspeaker Yes
- Audio Jack 3.5mm
- Sensor: Fingerprint, Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 5000mAh, non-removable
- Type: Li-ion
- Fast Charging: N/A
- OTG Support Yes
TECNO Camon 15 Air and Availability
TECNO Camon 15 Premier will retail for N50,000 – N56,000 in Nigeria. The device is available for pre-order and will hit the shelves soon. You can also purchase from EasyBuy with a N30,000 down-payment.