Tecno Camon CX Full Specs Review, Unboxing and Features that will wow you


Tecno mobile launched the Tecno Camon CX a few weeks ago in Kenya after it initially introduced the Tecno L9 Plus. 


The Camon CX has been a subject of speculation online with many predicting the possible name and specifications of the phone. No doubt Tecno Camon Series are top-notch camera-centric smartphones.

The Camon C8 was one of the best-selling smartphones for 2017 because of its great camera quality and affordability. In 2016 however, the Camon C9 took the crown, boasting of 13MP cameras at the back and at the front. It was a great treat for selfie lover. The Camon CX is here and this is the specs review and unboxing.

software and Performance

Camon C10, Camon CX is the Tecno’s second phone to boot Android 7.0 Nougat and the latest HiOS Version 2.0. The user interphase is clean, fast and is loaded with Google Assistant, Google Allows and other Google apps.

In the performance side of things, Tecno Camon CX is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 which is clocked at 1.5GHz. The RAM is 2GB and the internal storage is 16GB and you can expand it to 128GB via a MicroSD card slot provided.

Tecno Camon CX


The device is blessed with a FULL HD IPS display that boasts of  500nit brightness level. You will have no problem at all reading text under sunlight on the Camon CX. The resolution is 1080*1920pixels. The Full HD display is protected by a 2.5D glass giving it an almost bezeless look.

Tecno Camon CX Camera

With all that said about the previous Camon smartphones, the Camon CX  or Camon C10 sports a  16MP front and back cameras. The 16MP front camera has dual LED flash that brightens up pictures taken in the dark while the 16Megapixels back camera is blessed with Quad-LED flash just like the one on iPhone 7. This means that there are 4 LED-flash that will help to brighten up your pictures in a low-light environment. The Cameras of the Camon CX have been put to the test and here are sample pictures that were taken with the phone.

Camon CX picture
Front camera sample
Picture from the 16MP back camera of camon CX
Picture from the 16MP back camera

Tecno Camon CX Design

The design Language of the Camon CX is totally different from previous devices from the brand. The image below shed more light about the super slim profile of the Camon CX. The Tecno Camon CX looks so much like the iPhone 7 in design, it features a 5.5-inch 2.5D glass display with full HD resolution. The device is designed with top grade metallic material that feels sturdy and premium in the hands. At the back, you will find the fingerprint scanner which is really fast and can also be used to take photos.

Camon CX Fingerprint image


While the Camon C9 has a battery capacity of 3000mAh, the new Camon CX got a battery upgrade of 200mAh compared to the Camon C9 giving a total battery of 3200mAh which also comes with fast charge technology.

Tecno Camon CX Unboxing Video Review

Check out the unboxing of the device in the video here.

Official Specifications and features of Tecno Camon CX



Body Build Metal
Operating System Android 7.0 Nougat with HiOS
Network 2G/3G/4G
Screen Size 5.5 inches
Resolution 1920×1080 pixels Full HD
Display 2.5D display with Gorilla Glass
Dimension N/a
Weight 167g
SIM Dual Micro SIM
Processor 2.0 GHz Octa-core (Helio P10)
GPU Mali 860 GPU
Front Camera Front: 16MP with flash with Quad- LED flash
Back Camera 16MP with LED flash
Memory 16GB ROM Expandable via MICRO SD up to 128GB
Connectivity GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB 2.0
Battery Capacity 3200mAh battery; 9V/2A fast charging
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor, Temperature sensor, Hall sensor
Fingerprint Yes
Colour Gold, Elegant Blue, Grey and Rose Gol

Tecno Camon CX Air Specifications

  • SIM Type: Dual Micro SIM
  • 3G Network: Yes
  • 4G Network: Band 3/7/20/28A/40
  • OS: Android 7 Nougat + HiOS 2.0 Custom UI
  • Display: 5.0-inch HD IPS Display, 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Protection:  2.5D water drop screen
  • Dimension : —
  • Colours: Rose Gold, Grey, Elegant Blue, and Champaign gold
  • Processor Type: 1.25Ghz Quad-Core processor
  • Graphics Processor: Mali T720
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal Storage: 16GB
  • External Storage: Yes, up to 128GB
  • Back Camera: 13 megapixels, autofocus with Dual LED Flash
  • Front Camera: 13 megapixels with LED Flash
  • Security: Fingerprint scanner
  • Battery: 3200mAh

Tecno Camon CX Price and Availability

Camon CX has been officially unveiled and the price is around N70,000-N75,000 in Nigeria. Below is the Camon CX price for other countries. It is available in four colours of Rose Gold, Elegant Blue, Grey and Champagne Gold.

  1. Tecno Camon CX Price in Nigeria is between N70,000-N75,000
  2. Tecno Camon CX Price in Kenya is 17,449 Kenya shillings
  3. Tecno Camon CX Price in India is Rs. 12,421 
  4. Tecno Camon CX Price in Uganda will cost Ush. 684,219
  5. Camon CX Price in Ghana is 825 Cedi
  6. Tecno Camon CX Price in Tanzania is Tsh. 424, 403
  7. Tecno Camon CX Price in Egypt is 3429 Egyptian Pound

Where to buy Tecno Camon CX in Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana

The phone is now available in Jumia Nigeria, Jumia Kenya and Jumia Ghana.

 Buy Camon CX in Jumia Nigeria Here for N70,00

Buy Camon CX in Jumia Kenya Here for just Ksh. 17, 499

Buy Camon CX in Jumia Ghana Here 

So guys what do you think about the Camon CX? the camera, Design, Software and Specs? Does it live up to your expectation? Let’s hear your take below.

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  1. CamonTech says

    Wow, this is a great article.
    Thanks Phonecorrdor for this information.
    I’ve always dreamed of having this phone, the camera quality just dey bust my brain.

  2. tecno price says

    Wow. This phones camera is dope. I hope they keep improving.

  3. Joseph Chikeleze says

    Nice device.. I will be buying it soon… Hope it’s still good?

    1. Mr Reg says

      Hello sir! I am Mr Reg. I’m a Cambodian. Live in Cambodia.
      I would like interested your phone company. And i want to ask you about this phone(Tecno camon cx).
      Please you you explain me !
      Thank you!

      1. Busayo says

        Hi Reg, You can go through the post we have done on the Camon CX and if you still want to ask any question about the phone, feel free to ask

  4. Princessx says

    if this really sells for 47k then i love it

  5. Xhalim says

    nice, will love to come back and see reviews of peeps who own it

  6. Burmese says

    phone soo good yet the price will be low im sure

  7. Ivvy says

    TECNO IS here again with a beauty

  8. blazy news says

    nice phone i realy love this phone how much do i get this phone in nigeria please?

  9. Mike says

    I don’t know which one to buy….. Tecno cx or infinix s2 pro. Tecno cx will definitely have better camera but s2 pro has better storage and ram

  10. Joe Aako says

    Tecno phone!very nice! Not sure if its camera is better than OPPO cameras though…

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  13. Abdulmalik says

    Nice phone, excellent snapping features , simply amazinh

  14. Jaja says

    I need one but you kno! I Iove it

    1. Princessx says

      quite easy to love the phone

  15. Curtis says

    I already have mine. It’s an excellent phone. I love it

    1. Ezeche chisom says

      What’s s the battery percentage like, does it last. I see its 3200

      1. Busayo says

        Yes the battery is ok

  16. Adebayo Eniola says

    The phone camera is too lit.. .Tecno ti take over.

  17. Waziri says

    I cannt wait to have my cx

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  19. Elikem says

    Comment Text* Tecno phone no size

  20. Mr Elegant says

    Just waiting for the phone

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