Camon I comes with a 5.65-inch HD+ FullView IPS display, with 1440 x 720 pixel resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Despite the larger screen size, the phone has a compact form factor and weighs only 134 grams.
Tecno Mobile, a subsidiary of Chinese company Transsion Holdings, has launched its latest smartphone in India. The Tecno Camon I is the company’s first device with an aspect ratio of 18:9.
The latest device is scheduled to go on sale in the country in the first week of February. Priced competitively at just below ₹9,000, Camon I would give stiff competition to Xiaomi’s Redmi 4, Motorola’s Moto E4 Plus and Micromax’s Canvas Infinity.
“Camon I will play a vital role in bolstering Tecno’s India growth story,” Transsion’s Vice President Lin Qin stated, while indicating that India was among the most important foreign markets for the company’s future growth.
Camon I comes with a 5.65-inch HD+ FullView IPS display, with 1440 x 720 pixel resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Despite the larger screen size, the phone has a compact form factor and weighs only 134 grams. It is 7.5 mm in thinness and has a 2.5D curved glass to give smoother edges.
The device is powered by the MediaTek 6737H 1.3GHZ 64-bit quad-core processor. It has HiOS, a themed version of Android 7.0 Nougat.
Camon I packs in a 3GB RAM, with internal storage of 32GB, which is expandable via a microSD card.
For the selfie-buffs, the smartphone offers a 13MP front camera with aperture of f/2.0, front LED flash and screen flash. The back camera also has a 13MP sensor with f/2.0 and quad LED flash.
The phone is backed by a 3050mAh battery. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear, placed conveniently for single-handed use.
Camon I is a dual-SIM phone and supports wifi, Bluetooth, GPS, 4G VoLTE and ViLTE. The smartphone will be available in midnight black, champagne gold and city blue color variants.