Tecno Camon 17: Everything you need to know

Tecno Camon 17

Tecno Camon 17: Everything you need to know


Launch dateMay 08, 2021 (Official)


Battery SizeNon-removable Li-Ion 5000 mAh
Charging Type-> USB Type-C Charging Port
-> Wired Charger Specifications: 18W (India)
-> Power adapter included in box


Size6.6-inch IPS Display
-> 90Hz refresh rate
TypeIPS LCD Display
Resolution720 x 1600 pixels
ProtectionNo info provided
Features-> 450 nit brightness
-> 83.6% screen-to-body ratio
-> 266 PPI density


Audio JackYes, 3.5mm headphone jack


OSHiOS 7.6 (Android 11)
Memory (RAM)4GB/ 6GB
Storage (ROM)128GB (4GB RAM)
128GB (6GB RAM)
MicroSD Card SlotNo info provided
ChipsetMediaTek Helio G85 (12nm)
CPUOcta-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPUMali-G52 MC2


TechnologyGSM, HSPA, LTE
Bands2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands: HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G bands: LTE
Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPSYes, with A-GPS
USBUSB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go


Dimension164.5 x 76.5 x 9 mm (6.48 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)
BuildGlass front, plastic back, plastic frame
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)*
Splash, water and dust resistantNo info provided
*SIM slot may differ for Tecno Camon 17 depending on location

Front Camera:

TypeSingle camera setup
Specs16MP Front camera with Dual Flash

Rear Camera:

TypeQuad Camera Setup
Specs48MP Main camera
2MP Depth camera
Other 2 lenses unspecified
Features (Camera)Eye Auto Focus, Super Night Shots Powered by TAIVOS, Macro Mode, AR Mode, AI Body Shaping, AI Face Beauty, AI HDR, AI Auto Scene Detection, Document Scanner, Slow Motion Videos, Professional Portrait Modes, Professional Video Modes, 2K QHD Recording
Features (Video)4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS


  • Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
  • Gyroscope sensor
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor


ColorsFrost Sliver, Deep Sea, Tranquil Green
ModelTecno Camon 17
ID: CG6, CG6j
Price*India: INR 12,999.00
Europe: EUR 160.00 (Approx.)
United Kingdom (UK): GBP —
United States (US): USD —
* Prices of Tecno Camon 17 may subject to change with time and depending on location.

Pros (Who should buy ?):

✅ Good looks
✅ Good display with 90Hz refresh rate
✅ Good processor at this price point
✅ Good RAM-ROM combination provided
✅ Value for money device overall
✅ Headphone jack

Cons (Who shouldn’t buy?):

❌ HiOS is pretty new and not much polished
❌ Average camera performance
❌ Best display smartphone available at this price point
❌ No display protection info provided
❌ Limited service centers at the various locations as of now

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