Tecno has unveiled the Camon 11 and Camon 11 Pro, successors to the Camon X that was launched earlier this year. If things are getting a bit hazy and confusing, here’s how to recognize the Camon 11, it is the company’s first notched device – No, we don’t know if the software allows you to hide it yet.
Top on the list of Camon 11’s outstanding features is an AI-powered camera. Over the years, the focus has been on the selfie prowess of the Camon series and this remains true. The Camon 11 Pro brags of a 24MP selfie camera, that if the company’s sample images are anything to go by, look really good.
- 2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels
- Android 8.1 Oreo, based on HiOS 4.1
- Quad-core 2.0GHz, Mediatek Helio P22
- IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
- 32GB built-in storage with 3/4GB RAM
- 13MP + 2MP rear camera and 16MP Selfie camera
- 3,750mAh non-removable Battery
The TECNO Camon 11 is the toned down version of the Camon 11 Pro, it has almost the same specs but there are still key differences.
It’s no news the Camon series is known for its great photo taking capabilities and the same trend has been followed with the Camon 1. It features a 16MP AI-enabled front camera and 13MP + 2MP dual rear cameras. The Camon 11 just like the 11 Pro debuts TECNO’s new HiOS 4.1 and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. The Camon 11 features same Diamond fire design with the 11 Pro and similar to the one found in the Phantom 8. It is made up of a polycarbonate material with a weight of 158g and measures 156.65 x 75.95 x 5.6mm in dimension. Its dual rear camera is well positioned at the back with a flashlight and its fingerprint sensor.
In terms of display, TECNO went with the notch trend which accommodates the front camera, the speaker grill and its proximity sensors. It features a 6.2 HD+ full view display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and an 87.5% screen to body ratio. It has tiny bezels and small chin down below in what can be seen in most recent TECNO devices. The device is powered by a 2.0GHz quad-core Helio P22 chipset with a Cortex-A53 architecture. It has a 4GB RAM and a 64GB internal memory which is further expandable up to 128GB via the microSD slot. The device comes with a 16MP selfie camera with AI-enabled 4-in-1 technology which are AI HDR, AI Beautification, AI Bokeh and AI selfie. This is also applicable to the 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera with LED flash. The TECNO Camon 11 has a fast and secure face ID with 500ms recognition rate. It has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner which can be used to unlock the smartphone. It uses a dual Nano SIM and has 4G LTE support.
Other connectivity options are WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, OTG-support and a 3.5mm audio jack. On the power side, it is powered by a 3750mAh non-removable battery.