The Tecno Camon 17 Pro is a high-performing smartphone that delivers excellent specifications at an affordable price point. Launched in July 2021, it comes in California Dream Silver and Malibu Blue. Crafted to deliver an immersive user experience, this smartphone combines top-notch display, powerful processors, and high-quality cameras with plentiful memory and storage options.
|Launch Date||July 2021|
|Network||2G / 3G / 4G / LTE|
|SIM||Dual SIM (nano)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD, 90Hz, 400 nits (typ), 500 nits (high brightness mode)|
|Display Size||6.8 inches (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2460 pixels, FHD+, 20.5:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)|
|Operating System||Android 11, HiOS 7.6|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G95 (12 nm)|
|CPU cores||Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Internal Memory||128GB, 256GB UFS 2.1|
|Card slot||Yes, up to 512GB|
|Main Camera||64 MP f/1.79 (wide, PDAF), 8 MP f/2.3 (ultrawide), 2 MP (depth), 2 MP (monochrome)|
|Camera Features||Quad-LED Flash, HDR, Panorama|
|Selfie Camera||48 MP f/2.2, (wide), Dual-LED flash|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, Dual speakers (Dirac Sound)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, 2.4GHz, 5GHz|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|USB Port||USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go (OTG)|
|Battery Capacity||5000 mAh|
|Battery Type||Li-Po (Non-removable)|
|Charging||25W fast charging|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass, proximity, ambient|
|Build||Glass front, Plastic Back|
|Dimensions||168.89 x 76.98 x 8.95 mm|
|Colors||California Dream Silver, Malibu Blue|
|Price||₱9,990 – (8GB + 128GB)|
|₱10,990 – (8GB + 256GB)|
Detailed Product Description
The Tecno Camon 17 Pro sports a 6.8-inch IPS LCD display offering FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels. The display supports a 90Hz refresh rate and high brightness mode up to 500 nits for a vivid and sharp viewing experience.
Performance and Operating System
Equipped with the MediaTek Helio G95 chipset and an octa-core CPU, the Tecno Camon 17 Pro provides a seamless user experience. It also comes with Android 11 and HiOS 7.6, guaranteeing updated features and security.
The smartphone comes with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and a choice of 128GB or 256GB UFS 2.1 internal storage. You can also expand the storage up to 512GB with an external microSD card.
The Camon 17 Pro comes with a quad rear camera setup comprising of a 64 MP wide lens, an 8 MP ultrawide sensor, and two 2 MP sensors for depth and monochrome. It allows video recording up to 4K resolution at 30 frames/sec. Its 48 MP front camera, complemented by Dual-LED flash, ensures high-quality selfies and video calls.
The device features Dirac sound-supported dual speakers for truly immersive audio, and a 3.5mm audio jack for headphones connection.
The smartphone comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (supports 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, and BDS. It also has a USB Type-C 2.0 port for charging and data transfer.
The Tecno Camon 17 Pro is powered by a 5000 mAh Li-Po battery, non-removable, supporting 25W fast charging to keep you connected throughout the day.
The device has side-mounted fingerprint, an array of sensors including accelerometer, gyro, compass, proximity, and ambient light sensor. Its build comprises a glass front and a plastic back, making it durable yet stylish.
The Tecno Camon 17 Pro is priced at ₱9,990 for the 8GB + 128GB variant and ₱10,990 for the 8GB + 256GB version, making it an ideal choice for users who want high-quality features at a reasonable price.