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Tecno Camon 18

Tecno Camon 18
$201
Brand: Tecno
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.8 inch Full-HD+ screen
  • Camera 48MP triple camera / 16MP front
  • Memory 4GB RAM with 128GB ROM
  • Platform Helio G88 CPU / Android 11

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

8.3
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Tecno Camon 18 Highlights and Overview

The Camon 18 is the latest device in the Tecno’s Camon-series, launched in October of 2021. The model is the direct successor to the Camon 17, and it is powered by Helio G88 CPU from MediaTek. The phones comes in a 6.8-inches screen with FHD+ panel, 90Hz refresh and a centralized punched notch on the head.

Turning to the back, you are getting three set of camera lenses; a 48-megapixel main lens with f/1.8 aperture with PDAF, and two other 2-megapixel sensors for depth and macro photos respectively, while a single 16-megapixel selfie lens is used on the front.

Under the hood, the Camon 18 is powered by the aforementioned MediaTek Helio G88 octa-core CPU clocked at 2.0GHz, along with Mali-G52 GPU, 4GB RAM and 128GB of built-in storage.

The phone has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, while 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging is screwed on the inside. The model is available in Dusk Gray, Ceramic White and Iris purple, and runs on Tecno’s latest HiOS 8.0 on top of Google Android 11. The table below contains the full specifications of Tecno’s Camon 18.

Tecno Camon 18 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 andamp; SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE Band 1, 3, 5, 8, 40, 41
5G Network Bands Does not have support for 5G Network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 168.9 x 76.7 x 8.8 mm
Weight ---
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.8 inches, 109.8 cm2 (~84.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels (~395 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 11 (HiOS 8.0)
Chipset MediaTek Helio G88 (12nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G52 MC2

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 4 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card (uses SIM 2 slot)

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 48 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
Macro: 2 MP, f/2.4
Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4
Camera Features Autofocus
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 16-megapixel
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack,

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
FM Radio No

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Tecno Camon 18 User Reviews and Opinions

Comments 6

  1. harry says:

    A huge fan of its camera section and the mediatek processor here.

    • Mems Piro says:

      Please is the memory expandable via dedicated slot or shared slot??

  2. anonymous12345 says:

    I like the smartphone as it has got a nice mediatek processor along with the 4GB of RAM.

  3. Mems Piro says:

    Please is the memory expandable via dedicated slot or shared slot??

  4. I. J says:

    Please, I got my camon 18 last December but the fingerprint has stopped working… Says fingerprint software not available

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