Tecno Camon 17 Pro review
The Camon 17 Pro is Tecno’s latest and greatest, bringing decent camera hardware, a powerful mid-range Snapdragon chipset, and a big battery all for about €250 to €300 depending on who you ask. Africa is one of the largest markets for Tecno, so they made some changes to the Camon 17 Pro specifically. The Camon 17 Pro comes with a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide shooter, and two 2MP cameras.
Founded in 2006, the Tecno brand of smartphones comes from Chinese smartphone manufacturer Tecno Mobile Limited (formerly Tecno Mobile International Limited). The Tecno Camon 8 Pro is the most recent model to be released by the company, and it’s aimed at people who want something more than the bare essentials but are on a tight budget. Here’s everything you need to know about this mid-range smartphone, including its specs, features, and what people who have bought it think of it.
A lot of people often say the camera isn’t everything, but that really depends on what you want from your smartphone camera and how much you are willing to spend on it. The Tecno Camon 8 Pro may be the best mid-range smartphone camera you can buy right now, and the Tecno Camon 17 pro review is here to prove it!
Tecno Camon 17 Pro specs at a glance:
- Body: 168.9×77.0x9.0mm, 201g; plastic frame.
- Display: 6.80″ IPS LCD, 90Hz, 1080x2460px resolution, 20.5:9 aspect ratio, 395ppi.
- Chipset: Mediatek Helio G95 (12 nm): Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55); Mali-G76 MC4.
- Memory: 256GB/128GB storage, 8GB RAM; microSDXC (dedicated slot).
- OS/Software: Android 11, HIOS 7.6.
- Rear camera: Wide (main): 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm, 1/2.0″, 0.7µm, PDAF; Ultra wide angle: 8 MP, f/2.3, 119˚, 1/4.0″, 1.12µm; Bokeh: 2 MP, f/2.4; Monochrome: 2 MP, f/2.4.
- Front camera: 48 MP.
- Video capture: Rear camera: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps; Front camera: 1080p@30fps.
- Battery: 5000mAh; Fast charging 25W.
- Misc: Fingerprint reader (side-mounted); FM radio; 3.5mm jack.