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Tecno Camon 15 – Features, Specifications and Price

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Tecno mobility has launched the Camon 15, the direct successor to the Tecno Camon 12 in Nigeria after launching the device in India in February. Though the device is not listed in Tecno Nigeria webpage, it is listed on the international page.

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Tecno Camon 15 Air

Commenting on the launch, Tecno stated that the Camon 15, “Featured with 48MP clear lens, every shot taken by CAMON 15 Air deserves the compliment of high quality clearness and fine texture. Ultra clear photos are readily available.
Supporting 8x zooming, enlarge the photo after taking a shot, the clearness and fineness of the picture would definitely surprise you. The small details that naked eyes cannot see will be authentically captured and recorded by CAMON 15.
Click the shooting to capture beautiful view and unforgettable memories, find the hidden wonder around you.

This is how the Camon 15 differs from the Camon 12 and 12 Air.

Specifications Summary

OS Android 10.0 q
Display 6.6 inch Dot In Display
Camera 48 MP main + 2MP 115° ultra-wide-angle lens + 2MP camera for macro,  +Ultra Night Lens supported by DSP chip rear, 16 MP selfie
Storage 64 GB Expandable to 256 GB
Processor MediaTek Helio P22, Octa Core, 2.0 GHz
Battery 5,000 mAh
Security Face ID and Fingerprint ID

Design and Display

The Tecno Camon 15 chose the Dot-In (fancy name for hole in screen) display as against the Infinity U display on the Camon 12. There is a single flash on the thin panel, a downgrade from the dual-LED flash on its predecessor.

The right-hand side contains the volume control and power buttons. The left side holds the SIM and memory card tray. There is a bezel at the bottom to maintain structural integrity.

Going to the back of the phone, we have a vertical camera set up arranged at the top left side with a quad flashlight and the Camon brand. The Fingerprint sensor is present too but placed a little bit closer to the top. The Tecno brand is at the bottom middle.

The base of the phone houses the 3.5mm audio jack, dedicated microphone, USB 2.0 and the external speaker. Thone has a plastic build with a good gradient design.

Coming to the display, the phone has a 6.6 inch display panel made of IPS LCD. It retains the Camon 12 display resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels, and a 20:8 aspect ratio. Screen-to-body ratio has not been determined but it should be around 85%.

The Camon 15 will come in 3 colors namely: Shoal Gold, Fascinating Purple, and Dark Jade


Camera Specifications

The Camon series is Tecno’s camera series and Camon 15 follows old tradition of introducing the best camera Tecno has to offer.

The selfie camera features a 16MP camera which is the same as that found on the Tecno Camon 12. There are dual-LED flash available for clearer night shots and also to assist with Face Recognition.

The main upgrade comes on the rear camera that features a 48MP main shooter, 2MP 115° ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP camera for 2cm macro, Ultra Night Lens supported by DSP chip, f/1.79 aperture. This is an improvement over the 16MP + 8MP + 2MP lens on the Tecno 12. The rear camera is assisted by a quad LED flash.

Tecno phones are well known for software enhancements on their camera phones which sometimes look like overkill.

Hardware Components and Memory

The Tecno Camon Air 15 powered by the MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core chipset clocked at 2.0GHz (4×0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53). In the graphics processing department, there is the PowerVR GE8320 with speed clocked at 650MHz

The Tecno Camon 15 Air shares the memory features of the Camon 12 Air in this department. It has a LPDDR3 4GB of RAM space with Memory frequency clocked at 933MHz. There is a 64GB onboard storage space expandable up to 256GB.

Software and Battery Specifications

The Camon 15 runs the Android 10 OS under the HiOS 6.0.1 skin. The HiOS may come with some beautiful add-ons like WhatsApp Call recorder, quick tab, bike and game mode, WhatsApp mode, etc. It also comes with a lot of bloatware and adverts that usually piss off users.

The phone has a 5000mAH battery with Safe charge. The battery should last over a day on heavy usage. The phone is expected to be sold around N50,000.

Overall Specifications


Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, Band 4, Band 5, Band 7, band 9, Band 20, Band 28
SIM Type Dual nano-SIM slot

Design and Display

Dimensions 169 x75.8 x 8.2 mm
Height 169mm
Width 75.8 mm
Thickness 8.2 mm
Weight 170.7g
Display Size 6.55-inch
Display Resolution 720p HD+ (1600 x 720 pixels)
Display Technology IPS LCD
Build Plastic
Protection 2.5D Curved Glass
Colours Shoal Gold, Fascinating Purple, and Dark Jade

Platform and Hardware

OS Android 10.0 running under HiOS 6.0.1
Processor Name/Technology MediaTek Helio P22, Cortex A53
Number of Processor Cores 8
Processor Speed 2.0 GHz
Graphics Chipset PowerVR GE8320
Internal Storage 64 GB
External Storage Yes, Up to 256GB
Sensors G-sensor, P-Sensor, Gyro, Touch Sensor, Electronic Compass


Front 16 MP Camera 1080 Video @30 fps
Rear 48 MP main + 2MP 115° ultra-wide-angle lens + 2MP camera for macro,  +Ultra Night Lens supported by DSP chip rear, 16 MP selfie, Led Flash, Quad 1080p Video@30fps
Features Autofocus, Quad LED Flash, Geo Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, Scene Detection, AR, Bokeh


Video FLV, MP4, MKV, AVI, 3GP
Audio WAV, MP3, MP2, ACC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI, Vorbis, APE, AAC-Plus V1, AAC-Plus V2, FLAC, WMA, ADPCM
Image Jpeg, Png, Gif, Bmp
Speaker Chipset Nil
Audio Jack Yes,


Bluetooth Bluetooth® 5.0, AD2P LE
Wifi 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4G/5G
USB Yes, 2.0


Battery Capacity 5,000 mAh
Battery Technology LiPo
Fast Charging No
Removable No

Extra Features

Security Features Face ID and Finger Print


Around ₦ 50,000

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Laurence Inyanghttps://rencetek.com
Laurence is a computer science graduate. He sees himself as "Simple," but "Always Curious." When he is not seeing anime or reading about phones and trending technologies, he is somewhere in his room building WordPress websites for his web agency. He is here to give accurate information and also help people with his articles. You can reach him via any of the social media handles.
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