TECNO Camon 15 Announced in Nigeria with 48MP Camera and 5000mAh Battery

tecno camon 15

TECNO announced the Camon 15 and Camon 15 Pro together in Nigeria and the specifications are not far from each other. As expected, the Camon 15 is a stripped-down version of the Pro version and it offers mid-range specifications. The Transsion-based company also announced its brand ambassador partnership with Nigeria superstar, Wizkid.

Camon 15 comes with a 48MP quad-camera setup and a punch-hole cutout which houses the 16MP selfie camera. Surprisingly, it comes with a 5000mAh battery capacity which is an upgrade on the Camon 15 Pro. Let’s take a look closely at what this device has to offer.

TECNO Camon 15 Key Specifications

  • 6.6” HD+ Dot-in Display
  • 48MP Quad Rear Camera
  • 16MP selfie camera
  • 5000mAh Battery
  • Octa-core 2.35GHz
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB ROM expandable further with the SD card
  • HiOS v6.0.1 based on Android™ 10
  • 4G LTE
  • Fingerprint, Face Unlock 2.0
TECNO Camon 15 specifications

Design and Display

The design is similar to the Camon 15 Pro series but there are slight modifications. It has a plastic body and a glass front. It is available in three colours – shoal gold, purple and Jade. It has thin bezels and an 84.5% screen-to-body ratio. At the top-left corner of the screen is a punch-hole cutout which houses the. 16MP selfie camera.

In terms of display, it is bigger than the Camon 15 Pro at 6.6-inch HD+ screen with a 720 x 1600 resolution.

Hardware and Software

The TECNO Camon 15 ships with Android 10 based on the OEM’s custom HiOS v6.0.1 UI. It is powered by an Octa-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P35 processor. It has a 4GB RAM and a 64GB storage capacity which is further expandable up to 256GB via the microSD card slot. In terms of graphics, it comes with a PowerVR GE8320 which should handle decent gaming.

TECNO Camon 15 Camera

At the front is its 16MP selfie camera which is housed in the punch-hole cutout. It comes with an LED flashlight and has AI Beauty which works to deliver stunning selfies. It supports Face Unlock.

At the back is a 48MP AI quad rear camera setup. The rear camera is made up of a 48MP main shooter, a 5MP ultra-wide angle lens, a 2MP Ultra Night lens and a 2MP macro lens. It comes with a quad-LED flashlight for taking shots in low-light environments.

Connectivity and Battery

TECNO Camon 15 has a slot for two nano-SIM with both supporting 4G VoLTE network. It has a rear-mounted anti-oil fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock 2.0 at the selfie camera. It has WiFi, supports Bluetooth 5.0 and OTG.

On the battery side is a 5000mAh non-removable battery which comes with safe charge.

TECNO Camon 15 Complete Specifications

Design

  • Dimension: Height: 164.08 x 76.35 x 8.75mm
  • Material: Glass front, Plastic back
  • Weight: 195g
  • Colour: Shoal gold, Purple and Jade
  • SIM Dual SIM: (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type: IPS LCD
  • Size: 6.55-inch
  • Screen Resolution: HD+ 720×1600 pixels
  • Multi-touch: Yes, up to 5 fingers

Software and performance

  • Operating System: Android 10, HiOS v6.0.1
  • Chipset: MediaTek Helio P35 6765, Octa-core 2.35GHz
  • IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • RAM: 4GB RAM
  • Internal Storage: 64GB
  • Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB

Camera

  • Primary: 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP with Quad-LED flash
  • Video Resolution: 2160 at 30fps, 1080 at 30fps, gyro-EIS
  • Secondary: 16MP with 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/B2/B4/B5/B8 
  • 4G: B1/B3/B4/B5/B7/B8/B12/B17/B34B TDD-LTE: B38/B40/B41Bluetooth v5.0
  • USB: MicroUSB 2.0
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • Audio Jack 3.5mm
  • Sensor: Fingerprint, Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor

Battery

  • Capacity: 5000mAh, non-removable
  • Type: Li-ion
  • Fast Charging: Yes, MediaTek Pump Express
  • OTG Support Yes

TECNO Camon 15 Price and Availability

TECNO Camon 15 will retail for Rs. 9,999 and N62,500 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.

Posted by Abiodun Adewusi

Abiodun Adewusi is a freelance writer who lives in Nigeria. As a writer, he is passionate about providing content on technology helping people keep up with the latest trends. You can see some of his work on Medium and Ezine.

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