TECNO, a global smartphone brand, has announced the launch of its latest Camon 20 series, consisting of four phones: Camon 20, Camon 20 Pro, Camon 20 Pro 5G, and Camon 20 Premier. The company has also appointed Kenyan musician Nyashinski as the brand ambassador for the Camon 20 series.
The Camon 20 series comes with impressive features, including a 6.67″ AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate, 8GB RAM, and storage options starting at 256GB. HiOS 13 allows for 8GB of virtual RAM. The phones come with Android 13 out of the box, making them the first smartphones to have this operating system pre-installed.
All phones in the series have a 32MP selfie camera, 5000mAh battery, and fast charging capabilities. The Camon 20 Premier and Camon 20 Pro 5G are powered by the new Dimensity 8050 5G processor, while the Camon 20 and Camon 20 Pro have the Helio G99 and Helio G85 chipsets respectively.
The Camon 20 Premier has a 50MP RGBW Pro primary lens with sensor-shift OIS and support for ultra-steady video, a 108MP ultrawide with autofocus and macro capabilities, and a 2MP depth sensor. The Camon 20 Pro 5G has a 64MP main with OIS, a 2MP depth, and 2MP macro. The Camon 20 and Camon 20 Pro have a QVGA camera alongside the 2MP macro.
The Camon 20 Premier and Camon 20 Pro have under-display fingerprint readers, while the others have side-mounted fingerprint readers. The design for the Camon 20 series features a puzzle design with 20 irregular ribs in a 3D lychee pattern on the new Magic Skin incorporating sapphire-grade nanocrystalline ceramic, giving the phone a stylish look. The Camon 20 won the gold prize in the MUSE Design Awards 2023 in the Product Design Telecommunications category.
The Camon 20 series is available in various colors, including Dark Welkin, Serenity Blue, Doodle Edition, and Glacier Blue. The phones are up for pre-order from May 9th to May 17th by depositing Ksh 5000 at any official TECNO shop countrywide. The official launch of the Camon 20 series will take place on May 17th.
To promote the Camon 20 series, TECNO has partnered with Kenyan musician Nyashinski as the brand ambassador. Nyashinski is an award-winning musician and songwriter known for his hit songs, including “Malaika” and “Now You Know”. The partnership with Nyashinski is expected to increase brand awareness and promote the Camon 20 series to a wider audience.