Tecno Camon 18, Camon 18P with 48MP Triple Rear Cameras, 5,000mAh Battery Announced: Price, Specifications

Let’s take a look at the Tecno Camon 18, Camon 18P specifications, features and other details.


Tecno has unveiled the Camon 18 series. The company has launched two new smartphones under the series, namely the Camon 18 and Camon 18P. Both budget smartphones come with a MediaTek processor under the hood. The devices also sport a triple-camera setup on the back. While the vanilla Cmon 18 features support for a 90Hz refresh rate, the 18P has a 120Hz display. The company has not unveiled the device’s launch timeline in India at the moment. We can expect the phone to launch soon in India. Meanwhile, let’s take a look at the Tecno Camon 18, Camon 18P specifications, features and other details.

Tecno Camon 18, 18P unveiled

Tecno has launched the Camon 18 and 18P in Nigeria. While the specs of the devices have been announced, their pricing remains under wraps. Both phones come in three colours – Iris Purple, Ceramic White and Dusk Grey.

The vanilla Camon 18 has a MediaTek Helio G88 SoC under the hood, whereas the 18P has a Helio G96 SoC. In terms of camera, both phones have a 48MP triple-camera setup. The Camon 18P’s camera setup has a 13MP portrait shooter and a 2MP depth sensor, whereas the Camon 18 has a 2MP depth sensor and a 2MP macro camera. For selfies, the devices have a 16MP camera sensor. 

Both phones also pack a 5000 mAh battery. However, the Camon 18 supports 18W fast charging, whereas the Camon 18P supports 33W fast charging. At the front, the phones sport a 6.8-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD. The screens also have a hole-punch cutout at the top centre for the front camera.

There is a 90Hz panel on the Camon 18, whereas the 18P supports a 120Hz refresh rate display. The vanilla model also comes with 4GB of RAM, whereas the 18P has up to 8GB of RAM. Both devices have 128GB of internal storage and run Android 11-based HiOS 8. They also come with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.