- Tecno Camon 17 and Camon 17 Pro will launch on July 15th
- The Camon 17 duo will be sold through Amazon India
- These phones offer up to 48MP selfie cameras
The Tecno Camon 17 and Camon 17 Pro launch date is now confirmed. The company took its Twitter handle to reveal that the Camon 17 and 17 Pro will be launching on July 15th. It also confirmed that both phones will be available exclusively through Amazon India.
The Camon 17 series includes selfie-centric smartphones. The landing page of the upcoming Camon phones reveal that they will offer up to 48-megapixel front-facing cameras. The specifications of both phones are already known since they have debuted in the African markets in the past few months.
Tecno Camon 17 and Camon 17 Pro specifications and features
The Camon 17 has a 6.6-inch FHD+ IPS LCD panel, whereas the Camon 17 Pro houses a larger 6.8-inch IPS LCD FHD+ display. Both phones carry support for a 90Hz refresh rate. The Camon 17 and 17 Pro are backed by a 5,000mAh battery. While the vanilla model supports 18W charging, the Pro model will be equipped with 33W fast charging.
The Camon 17 has a 16MP front camera, and it has a 48-megapixel triple camera unit on the back. On the other hand, the Camon 17 Pro has a 48-megapixel selfie snapper on the front, and its back panel has a 64-megapixel quad-camera unit. Both phones are expected to come preinstalled with Android 11 with the company’s HiOS 7.8 UI on top.
The Helio G80 fuels the vanilla model, whereas the Pro edition is driven by the Helio G95 chipset. Both phones are expected to offer up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of built-in storage. For security, the Camon 17 models offer a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Tecno Camon 17 and Camon 17 Pro price in India (expected)
In Kenya, the Camon 17 costs KSH 22,799 (~Rs 16,000), while the Pro model carries a price tag of NGN 125,000 (~Rs 23,000) in Nigeria. In India, the Camon 17 and 17 Pro could be priced between Rs 15,000 and Rs 20,000.