Reviewed: Tecno Camon C9 smartphone ‘made for selfie lovers’
Tecno Camon C9 is Tecno Mobile’s latest smartphone that come with exciting features, including a 13MP front camera made specially for selfie lovers.
The Tecno Camon C9 front camera that sits at the centre, upper part of the phone will enable selfie lovers capture better and wider view, according to the device maker.
[quote font=”georgia” font_size=”22″ font_style=”italic” align=”left” arrow=”yes”]Tecno Camon C9, the successor to last year’s Camon C8, sports a massive upgrade on the front camera, going from 5 megapixels on the C8 to a whopping 13 megapixels on the C9.[/quote]With dual SIM that has up to 4G-network support, the the Tecno Camon C9 no doubt has raised the bar with high-end camera features.
Makers of the Tecno Camon C9 describe it as an expression of the brand’s pursuit of perfection in smartphone camera technology and its ultimate gift to photo lovers who enjoy taking stunning pictures from their smart phones.
Tecno Camon C9, the successor to last year’s Camon C8, sports a massive upgrade on the front camera, going from 5 megapixels on the C8 to a whopping 13 megapixels on the C9.
The Camon C9 front camera, perfect for group selfies, comes with higher functionality than that of its predecessor- Camon C8, which was unveiled last year June. Although, they both share some features in common, many of these features have different capabilities.
Let’s check out the features of Tecno’s latest Smartphone- Camon C9 and see how it compares to its predecessor- Camon C8:
The Camon C9 flaunts 13MP (Mega Pixels) rear camera as well as 83-degree wide angle, 13MP front or selfie camera sited at the upper, center part of the Smartphone. The front camera captures 120 degrees panoramic view, shooting up to ten people together. Both the rear and front cameras are accompanied with flashlights.
While the Camon C8 features a 5MP front camera and 13MP rear camera. Camon C9, has one more lens, filters 50% more parasitic light and obtains 16% improvement in color reproduction.
Just like the Camon C9, both the rear and the front cameras of the Camon C8 comes with flashlights.
Sized at 153 x 75.4 x 10.35mm dimension and 3.5mm slim, the Camon C9 comes in a full metal design and a non-removable back cover. Camon C9 features 5.5-inches High Definition (HD) Touch-screen with an upgraded screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels compared to Canon C8 which features a lower screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels.
The Canon C8 also features 5.5-inches HD Touch-screen, as well as a full metal body, with a leather textured back cover. Although they both look attractive, the Camon C9 is lighter and slimmer when compared to its predecessor.
Tecno’s Camon C9 comes with 16GB ROM (Read Only Memory) and 2GB RAM (Random Access Memory) that can be expanded to 128GB using a micro SD plus a 64bit octa-core mediatek chipset while the Camon C8 comes with 16GB ROM and 1GB RAM that can be expanded to 128GB with a micro SD.
With a higher RAM, Camon C9 performs faster multitasking and a much better performance than its predecessor.
The Camon C9 is equipped with biometric iris recognition sensor technology (eye scanner) which the device maker says can easily and securely unlock the smartphone by quickly scanning the user’s iris. The Camon C9 also features a fingerprint technology. These features are not in the Camon C8 Smartphone.
OPERATING SYSTEM (OS)/PROCESSOR
The Camon C9 runs Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS with 1.7 GHz Octa-core Processor while Camon C8 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with 1.3GHz Quad-core Processor.
Camon C9 is embedded with GPS, Wi-Fi and BT technology. Camon C9 also supports 4GLTE while Camon C8 does not.
They both come with 3000mAh non-removable battery.