Early in March, Tecno Camon 17 was sighted on Google play console, which exposes some of its specifications, now the device has been launched in Kenya. Tecno Camon 16 Pro Price in Nigeria, Specs and Review.
The device sports a high refresh rate display, a MediaTek chipset, and a large battery. Let’s take a look at its entire specs, features, price, and availability.
TECNO CAMON 17 features a 6.6-inch HD+ LCD panel with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels, 267 PPI, 90Hz refresh rate, 90% screen-to-body ratio, and a large punch-hole at the top left corner.
The device is powered by a MediaTek Helio G85 SoC gaming chipset, with 4GB/6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. Expanded via a MicroSD card slot.
Looking at the cameras, it features a triple rear camera which includes a 48MP Samsung S5KGM1ST03 (GM1) primary sensor, a QVGA GalaxyCore GC6153 sensor, and a 2MP GalaxyCore GC02M1B depth sensor.
On the front, the phone sports a 16MP Samsung S5K3P9SP04 sensor for selfies and video calls inside the punch-hole.
The phone is made of plastic, measures 164.5 x 76.5 x 8.95mm in dimensions, and comes in three colors (Frost Silver, Deep Sea, Tranquil Green). On the back, it features a large ‘TECNO CAMON’ branding, a fingerprint sensor, and a vertically aligned triple camera setup.
Other features include supports for 4G, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GNSS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and charges via a MicroUSB port. The device also houses the three essential sensors – ambient light sensor, accelerometer, and proximity sensor.
TECNO CAMON 17 runs HiOS 7.6 based on Android 11 out of the box and is housed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging.
TECNO CAMON 17 Price and Availability
The TECNO CAMON 17 (4GB + 128GB) is priced at KSh 18,899 ($175.32) in Kenya. There’s no info on the pricing of the 6GB + 128GB variant.
It will be announced in other countries in the coming weeks.