Tecno Camon 16 with 64MP camera, Helio G70 SoC launched in India; price, specifications

Tecno has launched Tecno Camon 16 with MediaTek Helio G70 SoC, 64MP quad rear camera setup, and 5000mAh battery for Rs. 10,999 in the country.


Tecno has now announced the Tecno Camon 16, the successor to Camon 15 in India. The company has launched the smartphone just before Flipkart’s upcoming Big Billion Days sale. Tecno Camon 16 is a budget centric smartphone that will compete against the likes of Redmi 9 Prime, POCO M2, and Realme Narzo 20 in the country. The smartphone packs a large display, gaming-centric MediaTek G70 SoC, and a huge 5,000mAh battery. Let’s have a look at the pricing, features, and detailed specifications of the recently launched Camon 16.

Tecno Camon 16: Price in India

Tecno Camon 16 will be sold only in 4GB RAM and 64GB storage configuration which is priced at Rs. 10,999 in India. It is available in Cloud White, Purist Blue, and Misty Grey color options and will go on sale starting October 16th exclusively via Flipkart.

Tecno Camon 16: Specifications and Features

Starting things off with the display, Tecno Camon 16 features a bezel-less edge-to-edge display with a punch-hole notch on the left corner. It packs a 6.8-inch HD+ LCD display with 1640×720 resolution, 480nits brightness, and 20.5:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone packs an octa-core MediaTek Helio G70 SoC under-the-hood, which is built on a 12nm fabrication process. While the graphics duties are handled by the integrated Mali-G52 GPU. The smartphone comes with 64GB onboard storage which can further be expanded via a dedicated micro-SD card.

Coming to the optics, the smartphone packs a 64MP quad rear cameras inside a squircle camera island. The primary sensor comes with an f/1.79 aperture and gets accompanied by a 2MP macro lens, 2MP depth sensor, and a dedicated AI lens. There is also a penta LED flash on the back. The smartphone packs a 16MP front-facing camera with a dual-LED flash. There is a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and has a micro-USB port for charging. It features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor that can be found right below the camera module.

It runs Android 10 with Tecno’s HiOS 7.0 skin on top. It supports Dual 4G VoLTE, 2.4/5 GHz WiFi, Bluetooth 5, and GPS/GLONASS/Beidou. There is also a 3.5mm audio jack on the device which can be found at the bottom. The phone weighs 207grams and is 9.2mm thick. What are your thoughts on the Tecno Camon 16? Do let us know in the comments below.