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Tecno Camon 17 Pro

Tecno Camon 17 Pro
$271.00
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Brand: Tecno
Category: Phones
  • Display: 6.82 inch 1080 x 2460 pixels Full-HD+ screen
  • Camera: 64MP Triple camera / 48MP front
  • Memory: 8GB RAM / 256 GB
  • Platform: Helio G95 CPU / Android 11

Our Rating

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9
  • Design, Built Quality 9 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 9 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

The Tecno Camon 17 Pro is the direct successor to the Camon 16 Pro of last year. Unlike the other models in the Camon 17-series, this unit has a more stronger Helio G95 gaming CPU, and sport a large display as well. Talking about display, the Camon 17 Pro comes in a 6.8-inches display, with a 1080 x 2460 pixels res. The screen is endowed with 90Hz refresh, and there is a centralized notch housing the selfie camera.

Tecno Camon 17 Pro specifications features and price

On the inside, there is the aforementioned Helio G95 octa-core CPU from MediaTek. This SoC has dual-core 2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & six-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55, pegged with Mali-G76 MC4 graphic processor. 8GB RAM with 256GB ROM is the only storage option available. Like the other models in the Camon 17-series, the Pro model runs Google Android 11 with HiOS v7.6 out of the box.

As for the camera department, the model has four lens on the back; this includes a 64-megapixel main lens, 8-megapixel ultrawide snapper, 2-megapixel depth lens and a fourth 2-megapixel B/W lens, along with four LED flashes on the rear. For selfie, the 17 Pro is offering a large 48-megapixel snapper on the front, coupled with dual LED flashes for better lowlight selfie images.

Additionally, the Camon 17 Pro has a side-placed fingerprint scanner, and come with space for dual Nano-SIM with 4G LTE network on both SIMs. Interestingly, the model also offers a large 5000mAh battery with 25W fast charging, and come with dual stereo speakers for the audiophiles. The full specs of the Tecno Camon 17 Pro is contained in the table below.

Tecno Camon 17 Pro - Full Specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/75 Mbps
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
5G Network Bands Does not have support for 5G Network
Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/75 Mbps
GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection. Yes
EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection. Yes
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LAUNCH

Also Known As Alternative names for gadgets, as called in other markets or countries Tecno Camon 17 Pro
Tecno CG8
Announced 2021, April 30th
Status Available. Released 2021, May

BODY

Dimensions 168.89 x 76.98 x 8.95 mm
Weight ---
Build Build refers to the built quality of the device Glass front
- Plastic back
- Plastic frame
SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.82-inches, 102.0 cm2 (~84.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels, 20.5:9 ratio (~405 ppi density)
Touch Screen Yes, up to 10 fingers
Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind. Scratch Resistant Glass
- 500 nits typ. brightness
- 90Hz
- 180Hz touch-sensing

PLATFORM

Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 11; HiOS v7.6
Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Mediatek MT6785 Helio G95 (12 nm)
CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Octa-core (2x2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Mali-G76 MC4

MEMORY

RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 8 GB
Storage Capacity 256 GB
Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)
Phonebook Practically Unlimited
Call Record Practically Unlimited

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm, 1/1.97", 0.7µm, PDAF
Ultrawide: 8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚, 1/4.0", 1.12µm
Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4,
Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4,
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
4K Time Lapse
Video Resolution [email protected], [email protected]/60fps
LED Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration) Yes, Quad-LED flash
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SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 48-megapixel
Camera Features f/2.0 aperture
Autofocus
AI faceID
Video Resolution [email protected]
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SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes, with dual stereo speakers
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack,
Sound Enhancements - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

CONNECTIVITY

USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
FM Radio No

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
Fast Charging Yes, Fast battery charging 25W

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Colors Silvery Californian dream, Malibu blue
Java Support Java for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications. No
Messages SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Games Yes, Downloadable from Google Play store
Additional Features - WMV/RV/MP4/3GP player
- MP3/WMA/WAV/RA/AAC/M4A player
- Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
- Push to talk
- Voice command/dial
- Organizer
Box Contents What is in the box, What is the box content, What accessories is in the box - Tecno Camon 17 Pro
- Charging Brick
- USB cable
- User Manual
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Tecno Camon 17 Pro - User opinions and reviews

Comments 9

  1. Taitos Tevera says:

    Seem to a very excellent product. Am interested in it but they when is found. Am in Namibia. My WhatsApp number is +264 82 3282600

  2. Paul says:

    When is it arriving in Kenya

  3. Shipe Emmanuel says:

    Where can i get it in Nigeria

    • Ekpa, Stephen Monday says:

      You can either buy it online, or visit any certified Tecno store like Slot, pointech 3CHub etc, that is close to you.

    • Innocent says:

      09017142361 we deliver

  4. Shipe Emmanuel says:

    Pls,how can I get it now am in ijebu ode, ogun state.

  5. Canaan G.A says:

    Please, i wanna know the price of the phone.

  6. Canaan G A says:

    Please,i wanna know the price of phone cause it’s interesting 1.

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