Tecno Camon C5: First 4G and Lollipop Smartphone From Tecno

The African smartphone giant has been working on recently, this new high-end Smartphone is said to be one of its kind in the history of Tecno. Camon according to some Tecno insiders means “Camera On”. Therefor, the Tecno Camon C5 is built mainly for Camera and a faster internet connection. It is the first Tecno handset to feature a 4G LTE network support.
Camon C5 specs do not end at this point. 

It will come in features that will wow you aside its 4G and its awesome camera. Tecno Camon C5 will have an 8MP camera at the back and a 2MP camera at the front. What? 8 mega pixel or what did I see?… Yea it will sports an 8 MP camera. The number does not count at times. Tecno says “Despite the low mega pixel count number, the glass and the camera technology has a way of making pictures still come out crisp and clear.”

Camon C5 has 5 inch display with a resolution of 720 X1280 pixels. The device will run the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) OS on a Quad-core processor cloaking at 1.3GHz most probably from MediaTek. It has an 8GB of inbuilt storage and a RAM of just 1GB. There is a MicroSD slot provided on the phone for storage expansion if the built-in storage is not enough for you.

Available colors include Midnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, and Oyster White. The Tecno Camon C5 will have a 2500mAh battery. There is no specific information about the battery durability yet but if has to be strong enough to back a 4G enabled smartphone.

Availability and price
Tecno Camon C5 is currently not available in Nigeria. When available, you can buy it at leading online stores in Nigeria. Tecno Camon C5 price in Nigeria is expected to start from N15,000 – N20,000 depending on your location and place of purchase in the country.

Tecno Camon C5
Here are a full specs of the Tecno Camon C5 :

¶ Device Name Tecno Camon C5
¶ Smatphone TypeCandybar
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
¶ 3G NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
¶ 4G LTE NetworkYes, LTE Band3/7/20
¶ SIMDual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM)
¶×StatusAnnounced July 2015


¶ Dimensions137.5 x 69.3x 8.6 mm
¶ Thickness8.6 mm
¶ Net Weightn/a
¶ KeyboardTouchscreen
¶ ColorsMidnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, Oyster White
CoverPlastic finish

¶ Screen TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
¶ Display Size5.0-inch (~294-ppi pixel density)
¶ Display Resolution720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
¶ Multi-TouchYes
¶ Protectionn/a
¶ Screen Color16M colors

¶ Card slotYes MicroSD card,
¶ Expandable storage up to 64 GB
Internal8 GB
¶ OSAndroid OS, 5.0 (Lollipop)
¶ ProcessorsQuad-core 1.3GHz
¶ ChipsetMediaTek

¶ Music PlayerYes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
¶ Video PlayerYes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
¶ Alert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
¶ LoudspeakerYes
¶ Audio portYes, 3.5mm jack

¶ 2G SpeedUp to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
¶ 3G SpeedHSPA+Up to 7.2 mbps downlink; Up to 21 mbps uplink
¶ 4G Speedn/a
¶ WIFIYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct
¶ BluetoothYes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
¶ RadioStereo FM radio
¶ NFCn/a
¶ HDMI Portn/a
¶ Infrared Blastern/a
¶ USB PortYes, microUSB v2.0
¶ USB OTGn/a

¶ Primary Camera8MP
¶ Seconday Camera2 MP Camera
¶ Camera FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
¶ VideoYes, 1080p@30fps
¶ Flash LightLED flash

¶ CapacityRemovable 2500mAh Li- Polymer Battery
¶ TypeRechargeable Li-Polymer Battery
¶ Charging TypeUSB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter
¶ Charger TypeType AC100-240V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 ¶ A Output
¶ Stand-byn/a
¶ Talk timen/a
¶ Video/Music playn/a

¶ Motion Sensing / Gesture Controln/a
¶ Fingerprintn/a
¶ SensorsAccelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.

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