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TECNO CAMON 16 Premier Price, Specs and Review.

Tecno camon 16 premier

Tecno Mobile launched a successor of the last Camon series member. TECNO Camon 16 Premier is the highest end of the three Camon 16 series consisting of the Tecno Camon Pro and the base Camon 16. This smartphone sports a captivating design

Tecno Mobile launched a successor of the last Camon series member. TECNO Camon 16 Premier is the highest end of the three Camon 16 series consisting of the Tecno Camon Pro and the base Camon 16. This smartphone sports a captivating design better than its predecessor Camon 15, but, similar to the flagship infinix Zero 8. However, TECNO CAMON 16 Premier not only has distinctive appearance features but its packs the industry-best 64MP quad rear camera and 48MP dual front cameras. No wonder the phone won the “Camera Technology Innovation Smartphone Gold Award”.

This flagship phone also sporting an Helio G90T chipset which runs with two ARM Cortex-A76 cores plus six power-efficient Cortex A-55 cores and a 4,500 mAh battery to juice the phone.

TECNO CAMON 16 Premier Key Features and Specs

  • 6.9-inch IPS LCD display, 1080 x 2460 pixels (374 ppi)
  • 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
  • 48MP + 8MP Dual front camera
  • Android 10,  HIOS 6.0
  • Octa-core MT6785 Helio G90TProcessor
  • Mali-G76 MC4 GPU
  • 8GB RAM + 128GB Built-in Storage, with Micro-SD Support
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Side-mounted)
  • 4500 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery

TECNO Camon 16 Premier Review.

It is quite obvious that TECNO Camon 16 Premier appears to offer the exact same specification as the Infinix Zero 8, down to the same cameras, same refresh rate, same fast charging, same fingerprint placement even chipset, and battery. The only differences are in the design of the Infinix back cameras imitating the diamond mosaic design, and TECNO going for a boxy look.

TECNO Camon 16 Premier


TECNO has always been able to blend tech and fashion seamlessly through its product. This time, Tecno Camon 16 Premier has taken its design a couple notches higher. As the flagship phone of the year for the company, the Camon 16 premier is a masterpiece with an artistic design, professional imaging quality, and powerful performance.

The TECNO Camon 16 Premier is presently the company’s most beautiful phone with extremely alluring exterior design. Instead of the diamond mosaic camera setup design on Zero 8, the Camon 16 premier adopts the boxy design to give it originality.

Camon 16 Premier comes with a glass metallic-like back cover and 3D glass on the front with narrow bezels and slightly curved edges, giving it a premium feel. With a dimension of 170.6 x 77.2 x 9.1 mm, the smartphone is surprisingly thin and easy to grip without fear it slipping off your fingers.


TECNO Camon 16 Premier packs a 6.9-inches FHD dual-dot display that provides zero distraction in the viewing experience. This IPS LCD bezel-less screen offers a truly immersive, wider, and brighter visual experience. Furthermore, it offers a resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels, resulting in 374 PPI per density.

It also offers a refresh rate of 90Hz to provide a stunning visual experience to makes it very suitable for gaming, reading, and watching videos. The screen experiences brightness up to 480 nits hence, you are sure to get the best even under the sun.

Furthermore, the Camon 16 Premier has a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 88.7% screen-to-body ratio which contributes to a more wonderful and much broader full view experience. This device also produces display color up to 16 million which gives the device a colorful, clearer, more immersive viewing experience from watching videos to playing games. 


From generation to generation, the Tecno Camon series has been all about the camera, this year, however, Tecno takes this camera focused series to another level. The Tecno Camon 16 Premier comes with outstanding camera functions. This achievement reaffirms the phone to win the  “Camera Technology Innovation Smartphone Gold Award”  at IFA, the world’s largest and most influential home appliance, and consumer electronics event. 

On the rear, the Camon 16 Premier packs 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP super-powerful camera modules bring users unprecedented clear photography experiences. The 64MP Sony IMX686 main sensor comes with 4K video recording which enables it easily to take photos with magazine-level qualities with the intelligent switching of the wide-angle mode.

Furthermore, the 8MP super wide-angle macro shot lens comes with a 119° anti-distortion feature. In a nutshell, each camera lens has its own mission and an outstanding feature, truly living up to the users’ expectation that each picture could be a masterpiece. Above all, the rear camera is supported by (5) five rear flash that gives a clearer and brighter photo even in a dark scenario.

Inside the dual-punch-hole cutout is a dual-camera setup consisting of a 48MP Ultra Night Camera with IMX686 Sensor and another 8MP ultra-wide shooter.

The front camera’s 105° self-portrait angle view is also 1.6 times higher than that of the conventional camera. However, the main highlight is still the intelligent switching of the wide-angle lens mode, it is the latest technology in the market. With a processing capability of HDR 12-bit, portrait photos will not be overexposed even with backlight, and the dark details are optimized and displayed, allowing selfies to be rich and vivid. Together, this smartphone redefines why it was recognized as the first and pioneering 48MP AI dual front camera.

In addition, the Camon 16 Premier is equipped with the world’s exclusive trademark TAIVOS™ technology (TECNO AI Vision Optimization Solution) an image processing and enhancement lab for the CAMON series.


TECNO CAMON 16 Premier is powered by a Mediatek MT6785 Helio G90T 64 bit Processor. The chipset is built on the 12nm FinFET architecture and runs with two ARM Cortex-A76 cores plus six power-efficient Cortex A-55 cores which offer up to 2.05GHz CPU frequency. This intuitive and intelligent chipset is extremely fast and powerful, with minimal lag, so it can run intense games and multitask with ease.

In addition, the smartphone CPU is equipped with the Mali-G76 MC4 Graphics card with 8GB RAM + 128GB that can be expanded via MicroSD card.

Above all, the CAMON 16 Premier also runs on Google’s latest Android 10 operating system based on HiOS V6.0. user interface for better customization and user-friendly experience.


TECNO CAMON 16 Premier comes with powerful battery life and fast charging technology. It comes with a large 4500mAh battery that is quite enough for daily use. The 33W Supercharge feature also enables you to have your phone half-charged within 10 min.

TECNO CAMON 16 Premier Price in Nigeria

Buy TECNO CAMON 16 Premier at the best price in Nigeria. TECNO CAMON 16 Premier price in Nigeria starts at  ₦135,000. The Tecno Camon 16 pro price and Camon 16 price are expected to be cheaper. The two phone are expected to be available later this month for purchase.

Where To Buy TECNO CAMON 16 Premier In Nigeria

TECNO CAMON 16 Premier is now available for sale on the Kara Nigeria, an online store, where you can place your order now and enjoy a quick delivery of 1-3 days to your doorstep in any location in Nigeria. Kara.com.ng offers a convenient payment method that allows you to pay on delivery for any item purchased.

TECNO CAMON 16 Premier Full Specifications


  • Model– TECNO CAMON 16 Premier
  • Released– September 2020
  • Status– Available


  • Dimensions– 170.6 x 77.2 x 9.1 mm
  • Weight
  • Waterproof– No


  • Display Type– IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
  • Size– 6.9 inches
  • Resolution– 1080 x 2460 pixels
  • Display Colors– 16M Colors
  • Pixel Density– 374 ppi (pixels per inch)
  • Features– 480 nits typ. brightness, 90Hz refresh rate


  • CPU– Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • GPU– Mali-G76 MC4
  • RAM (Memory)– 8GB RAM
  • Internal Storage– 128 GB
  • Memory Card Slot– microSDXC (dedicated slot)
  • Sensors– Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass


  • Operating System– Android 10.0
  • User Interface– Yes


  • Rear Camera– 64 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (Macro) + 2 MP (depth) Quad Camera
  • Image– 1080p
  • Video– [email protected][email protected]/120fps, gyro-EIS
  • Flash– Quad-LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Front Camera– 48 MP + 8 MP Dual Selfie Camera


  • SIM– Nano SIM
  • Dual SIM– Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


  • Wi-fi– Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth– 5.0, A2DP, LE
  • USB– MicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
  • NFC– No
  • Wireless Charging– No
  • Headphone Jack– Yes


  • Capacity– Li-Po 4500 mAh battery
  • Placement– Non-Removable


  • Video Playback– Yes
  • Video Out– Yes
  • FM Radio– Yes
  • Ring Tones– Yes
  • Loudspeaker– Yes
  • Handsfree– Yes



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