TECNO Camon 16 Quick Specs
  • OS: Android 10
  • Release Date: October 2020
  • Network Type: 2G/3G/4G
  • Display: 6.8 inches
  • Processor: Helio G70
  • Selfie Camera: 16 MP
  • Rear camera: 64 MP quad
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • ROM: 64 GB
  • Battery: 5000 mAh
  • Successor: TECNO Camon 17

TECNO Camon 16 Specifications

Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 8(900) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 10 + HiOS 7.0

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 170.6 x 77.1 x 9.1 mm
  • Weight: g
  • Display: 6.8 inches, 1080 x 2460 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen
  • Colours: Cloud White. Purist Blue. Misty Grey.
  • Physical Build: Plastic.

Tecno Camon 16 phone

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.05 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A76
  • Processor Name: Mediatek Helio G70
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-G76 MP4 ( – 800 MHz)
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Quad Camera: 64 MP main sensor + 2MP ultra-wide + 2MP depth sensor + 2MP low-light sensor, Quad-LED flash,  Super Night Shot, powered by TAIVOS (TECNO AI Vision Optimization Solution). SLO-MO, 4K and 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 16 MP, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture

Tecno Camon 16 phone front and rear cameras

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; side-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 18W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: N/A.

TECNO Camon 16 Price and Launch Date

  • Announced: October 10, 2020
  • Release Date: October 16, 2020
  • Country Availability: Nigeria. Ghana. Kenya. South Africa. Senegal. Tanzania. Uganda, Cote D’Ivoire.
  • TECNO Camon 16 Price: INR10,999 in India. US$150. €130.


Questions and Answers about TECNO Camon 16

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about TECNO Camon 16.

Is TECNO Camon 16 a 4G phone?

Yes; the Camon 16 is a 4G LTE phone.

Does TECNO Camon 16 have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; Camon 16 has a fingerprint reader located on the side.

Does TECNO Camon 16 have Gorilla Glass?

There is no mention of Gorilla Glass protection on the Camon 16.

Does TECNO Camon 16 have quick charging?

The Camon 16 has quick charging technology.

Will TECNO Camon 16 work in USA?

TECNO Camon 16 has limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

What is the price of TECNO Camon 16? How much does it sell for?

The Camon 16 has a recommended retail price of $150.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Not available.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is a recommendation that we make based on our evaluation of the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

TECNO Camon 16 Phone Review Rating

We are yet to review the TECNO Camon 16 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

The Camon 16 is succeeded by the TECNO Camon 17.

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0 thought on “TECNO Camon 16”
  1. The features and the specs of the Camon 16 are really impressive especially in terms of the Mediatek Helio G70 chipset and the auto eye focus camera feature.

  2. A fine addition to the under 11k segment. mediatek chipset with 4GB RAM, massive battery makes a good gaming smartphone.

  3. This is what am talking about, tecno is really moving it big now with considerable prices… woow 64MP quad camera

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