Tecno Camon X Pro is actually the new king of the camon series. It is a pity the Camon X held the position for just some couple of minutes.
It was unveiled along side its standard version with discrepancies in front camera, memory and display.
Consider it a perfect competitor to 4GB RAM, 64GB Internal memory version of the recently launched infinix hot S3.
A better Camon X and worthy upgrade not just to its predecessors on the camon line but also to phones on other tecno series and phone from other manufacturers.
Launch of Camon X Pro.
It was launched at the Tecno 2018 Global Spring Launch which held in Lagos, Nigeria today (April 5 2018).
Unveiled couple of minutes after its standard version was shown to the world at the same event.
Has a launch price of 77,500 Naira in Nigeria.
Availability in other countries which include Kenya and Ghana is within the next coming weeks.
Camon X and Camon X Pro were launched alongside three other smartphones (Tecno F1, F2 & POP1) that run on Android 8.0 Orea Go version.
Techno Camon X Pro Selling Point.
Design wise, it is just like Tecno camon X.
But has better display quality, memory and selfie camera.
It also came with some trending features in the smartphone industry.
- Front Camera: 24MP with dual flash.
- Rear Camera: 16MP with Ring flash.
- RAM: 4GB.
- Internal Memory: 64GB.
- Face ID: Yes.
- 4G: Yes.
- Display: 18:9 full view.
- Screen Size: 6.0-inch with 2.5D curved glass.
- Resolution: 1080 x 2160 pixels (FHD+).
- Processor: 64-bit 2.0GHz Octa-Core Helio P23 MT6763T.
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo.
- Battery: 3750 mAh.
Now this is what i call an upgrade.
Not just launching phones with the same specs but higher Android version and call it an upgrade.
Infinix mobile is still ahead of Tecno in this department considering they now release OTA update for their device to higher version of Android.
The Infinix Note 4 and its pro version users receive an OTA upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo last month.
Camon X Pro.
Below is everything you need to know about the camon x pro.
Build: Design & Display.
This device is designed from a polycarbonate plastic material.
It feature a polished design on the rear cover, curved edges with gold lining across the sides which extends to the top & bottom rear as well as around the rear camera and Tecno logo below the rear camera.
Features a rear set up similar to what we saw on the Tecno phantom 8 last year.
Behind the device are the rear camera and dual led flash at the top-left corner.
Also at the rear, we have the fingerprint scanner with Tecno imprint just below it. And Camon imprint at the middle down.
Top of the device is clear and smooth while the bottom house the 3.5mm audio jack, speaker grill, microphone and micro USB port.
Above the display are the notification led light, selfie camera, flash light and the earpiece in between them.
The capacitive buttons as seen at the bottom of the display of their predecessors has been replaced with on-screen buttons.
Volume rocker, power button and the sim card tray (which also house the sd card) slots are placed at the right side of the device.
Display wise, Camon X pro is a 6.0″ IPS smartphone with 1080 x 2160 pixels (FHD+) screen resolution.
On top of the display is 2.5D curved glass that boost the beauty of the camon x pro.
It comes with 18:9 aspect ratio (full view) display which is one of the trending features on smartphones.
This feature extend display screen to the edges of both side of the phone and leave small bezel at the bottom and top.
It enables smartphone manufacturers to integrate a larger screen in a smaller body.
Double tapping on the display can wake the device as well as put it back to sleeping mode.
Performance: Operating System, Processor & Memory.
The X pro is powered by a 64-bit 8-Cores Helio P23 Mediatek processor with clock speed up to 2.0GHz and Mali G71 MP2 GPU.
With this processor, the new camon will have no problem handling most HD graphics games.
The processor strength is boosted with a 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage memory with space for SD card of up to 128GB.
It runs on the HiOS v3.3 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
User Experience: Camera, Battery & Connectivity.
The camon series are known for their camera capabilities. Which is why phones on this line are refer to as camera centric.
Camon X pro boast of a 16MP rear camera with ring flash at the top left.
The selfie camera on the other hand is a 24MP camera with dual flash.
Oh No! There is camera bump.
It’s packed with a 3750 mAh non removable battery capacity with fast charging technology. It will give you up to a full day of normal usage.
It supports 4G networks, dual nano sim cards, Wi-Fi (direct & hotspot) and bluetooth 4.2.
How Much (Price) is Tecno Camon X Pro in Nigeria.
Its launch price is 77,500 Naira. Depending on your location in the country, the price might increase with 1,000 – 2,000 Naira. Price Update May 05 2018: Tecno mobile via their Facebook page announce the availability of this device in all stores (Online & Offline) nationwide.
Design & Display
|Dimension||158.6 x 75.8 x 5.2mm|
|Screen Size||6.0-inch IPS with curved 2.5D Glass|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels (FHD+)|
|Pixel Density||402 PPI|
|Sim Type||Dual Sim, Nano|
Operating System & Processor
|Android Version||HiOS 3.3 Based on Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Processor Type||64-bit Mediatek Helio P23 MT6763T|
|Processor Speed||2.0GHz Octa-Core|
|Graphics Processor||Mali G71 MP2|
|Rear Camera||16MP with ring flash|
|Front Camera||24MP with dual flash|
|Features||Auto-Focus, digital zoom, face detection, panorama, super pixel, portrait|
|Internal Storage Memory||64GB|
|SD Card||Yes, support up to 128GB|
|Types||Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Light, Fingerprint, Gyroscope|
|USB||Micro USB, OTG Support|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, hotspot|
|Audio/Music Support||MP3, EAAC, WMA, WAV|
|Video Support||MPEG4, MP4, H.263, H.264|
|Fm Radio||Yes (OTA Update)|
|Available in||Black, Red|
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