The TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM bezel-less face-off is about to begin. These smartphones offer the full view display for below N50,000. But in this face-off, we will be looking even behind the screen and comparing the entire specs and features of both devices. The Camon CM was introduced at the beginning of this year with the full-screen display and it was TECNO’s first device with such feature.
The Spark 2 was released a few days ago as well with the trending feature. But which of these screens display the best visuals when playing games or watching videos? Which of these devices offers true value for money? Relax, we’ll be finding out soon enough.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – DESIGN
When it comes to design, it is very hard to tear these two phones apart. In fact, they shared the same design language. A Polycarbonate body with antenna line as well and a rear camera that pops up. They both come with a fingerprint scanner for quick access to the device.
Furthermore, the camera and LED flash placement on both devices are quite identical, both are in a vertical position which is very trendy. The Camon CM measures 7.6mm in thickness, same the with Spark 2. The only obvious difference here is that the Spark 2 is bigger and heavier than the Camon CM. This may be due to the more battery capacity on the Spark 2.
Another difference is the placement of the 3.5mm audio jack. On the Camon CM, it is placed at the top of the device while on the Spark 2, you will find it at the bottom. Overall, the bottom placement is the ideal place.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – DISPLAY
You can hardly tear them apart when you turn over to the front, the Spark 2 sports a 6-inch HD+ screen, which boasts of 1440 x 720 pixels in resolution and 268 pixels per inch density. This dishes out an 18:9 aspect ratio, with minimal top and bottom bezel.
The Camon CM sports a smaller 5.7-inch HD+ screen with 1440 x 720 pixels in resolution and a sharper 282 pixel per inch density because of the compact screen. It also offers the 18:9 aspect experience and details will be sharper here.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – CAMERA
The Camon CM is equipped with a 13MP rear camera with a Quad-LED flash and lots of other features to enhance your photography. The Spark 2 also comes with the same 13MP rear shooter but with a TRI LED flash. However, Spark 2 rear camera shoots better pictures than the Camon CM despite having the same 13MP camera. This is an indication that the 13MP is not of the same lens
In the selfie department, the Spark 2 houses an 8MP selfie shooter with dual LED flash that supports Face ID. While the Camon CM dominates in this aspect with its super sharp 13MP selfie shooter that has f/2.0 aperture, although no support for Face ID here.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
Behind the screen, the Camon CM is powered by the MediaTek MT6737 chip with a Quad-Core processor clocking at 1.3GHz. Whereas the Spark 2 houses the MediaTek MT6580WP chip with Quad-Core processor clocking at the same speed of 1.3GHz, However the MediaTek MT6737 on the Camon CM is a better processor when compared to the one on the Spark 2. The MediaTek MT6580 is a 32-bit and a very old processor which doesn’t support 4G LTE as well while the one on the Camon CM is a 64-bit processor with support for 4G LTE. This is the reason while the Camon CM has 4G LTE and the Spark 2 does not.
The Spark 2 also has just 1GB of RAM for smooth multitasking since it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition. While the Camon CM packs 2GB of RAM and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. Both storage spaces are pegged at 16GB with an option to expand via a MicroSD card. from performance side of things, the Camon CM is a better device here, the reason it costs more the than the Spark 2.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – BATTERY
The Camon CM derives its power from the 3000mAh removable Li-Ion battery underneath. While the Spark 2 houses a much powerful 3500mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery. None of these devices supports fast charging.
TECNO Spark 2 Vs Camon CM – Price Comparison
The TECNO Camon CM retails for about N45,000 while the Spark 2 retails between N36,200 to N37,000. This is a difference of about 8,800 Naira.
If you’re not a selfie freak and you love big screens, then the Spark 2 might perfect for those on a budget. But if you have N45,000 to spend on a phone, you might have to consider the Camon CM with better performance and you also get 4G LTE support.