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