There is a fine between a Smartphone and Gadget, and Tecno has proven such a hypothesis to be completely true with its latest Smartphone – the Tecno Camon 18 Premiere is the best among the Camon 18 series.
As the company usually provides a unique slogan for all their flagship phones, and here it is “Ultra Clear and Steady Camera” for the Camon 18 series, including the latest Camon 18 Premier, which brings more improved and upgraded cameras features to the table.
The Camon 18 Premier is the most feature-rich phone in the line to date, and with the stabilized gimbal camera, which is a built-in gimbal stabilization system ensures a smooth and steady video record. As expected, Tecno really wants its users to enjoy a whole lot of time shooting stunning videos.
Well, there are many standard and impressive features and specifications, including a perfectly aligned flat design on the rear panel, vertically mounted cameras, silky glass, featuring brilliant and colorful surprises, which don’t allow fingerprints to reside on the rear back.
The smartphone features rounded edges but still maintains that flat frame along the sides of the display, it is 8.15mm ultra-thin thick, and comes in two colors option: Summer Breeze and Ocean Moonlight. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor scanner.
Tecno Camon 18 Premier arrives with a 6.7-inch dot-in 1080 x 2400pixel AMOLED screen display, with 550nits of brightness and supports 120Hz refresh rate, which brings smooth and faster scrolling rates, alongside impressive sampling rates.
Inside the small punch-hole cutout is a 32-megapixels wide selfie camera, and the bumped up triple at the back, starts with a primary 64-megapixels with an optically stabilized 12-megapixels gimbal module and an 8-megapixels periscope lens with 5x optical and 60x hybrid zoom.
The 12-megapixels in the middle is an ultra-sensitive stabilized gimbal camera, which allows you to shoot non-shaky videos. There’s also night portrait video mode, portrait video bokeh mode, and a special super night mode for taking shots in the dark.
Tecno Camon 18 Premier is powered by MediaTek’s newest processor, MediaTek Helio G96 CPU, it’s a mid-range chipset with up to 8GB of RAM with 256GB storage, and you can expand the storage through a dedicated MicroSD card slot.
It runs Android 11 OS out of the box with the company’s HiOS 8 skin on top, NFC support for mobile payment, and a 4750mAh battery with 33W fast charging through the USB-C port. It supports up to 1-2 days of usage based on a full charge.
Tecno boasts that with the 33W flash charge on the Camon 18 Premier, you will enjoy a 64% charge in just 30minutes, and claims it is certified with TuV Rheinland feature, including the certification display for blue light
Tecno Camon 18 Premier Pricing
The Tecno Camon 18 Premier costs NGN182,000 Naira ($350), KES 39,999 in Kenya, and fortunately, the Camon 18 Premier is currently available in Nigeria. You can order the phone right now via online shopping stores and it’ll be delivered to your doorstep.