Quick Specs Of TECNO Camon 17 Pro
  • Manufacturer: TECNO Mobile
  • Product Type: Smartphone
  • Operating System: Android 11
  • Release Date: May 2021
  • Compatible Networks: 2G/3G/4G
  • Display: 6.8-inch high refresh rate
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio G95
  • Selfie Camera: 48 MP
  • Rear camera: 64 MP quad
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • ROM: 256 GB
  • Battery: 5000 mAh
  • Related: TECNO phones. TECNO Camon 17. TECNO Camon 17P.

TECNO Camon 17 Pro 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 11 + HiOS 7.6

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 165 x 76 x 8.95 mm
  • Weight: g
  • Display: 6.8 inches, 1080 x 2460 pixels, 20.5:9 aspect ratio, dot notch, 90 Hz refresh rate, IPS LCD screen.
  • Colours: California dream silver. Malibu blue.
  • Physical Build: Plastic

TECNO Camon 17 Pro display

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.0 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A76
  • Processor Name: Mediatek Helio G95
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali G52 MC2
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Internal Storage: 256 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Main Camera: 64 MP main sensor + 2 MP depth sensor + QFGA AI lens, Quad-LED flash, 4K and 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front Camera: 48 MP, dual LED, Face Recognition, dual LED, 1080p@30fps video capture

TECNO Camon 17 pro 64mp rear camera

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
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. USB Type-C. USB On-The-Go
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 25W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: TECNO CG8

TECNO Camon 17 Pro Launch/Release Details

  • Announced: May 6, 2021
  • Release Date: May 2021

TECNO Camon 17 Pro Price

  • European Union: 280 EUR
  • USD: $275
  • Kenya: Ksh. 31, 000
  • Nigeria: ₦125,000
  • Ghana: GHS 1,115
  • India: The Camon 17 Pro was launched in India for INR16,999.

TECNO Camon 17 pro price in Nigeria

Questions and Answers about TECNO Camon 17 Pro

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the Camon 17 Pro.

Is TECNO Camon 17 Pro a 4G phone?

Yes; it is a 4G LTE phone.

Does TECNO Camon 17 Pro have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; it has a fingerprint reader (side-mounted).

Does TECNO Camon 17 Pro have Gorilla Glass?

This information is not available yet.

Will TECNO Camon 17 Pro work in the USA?

TECNO Camon 17 Pro will work on GSM US carriers, like AT&T and T-Mobile, or their resellers (MetroPCS etc.) or MVNOs (Virgin Mobile, LycaMobile etc.). It is incompatible with CDMA carriers like Verizon, US Cellular, etc.

As always, we recommend that you make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

TECNO Camon 17 Pro: Price in Nigeria

The Camon 17 Pro was introduced in Nigeria with a price tag of ₦125,000.

Does TECNO Camon 17 Pro support Google Play Store and Services?

The Camon 17 Pro supports Google Services and software applications, including Play Store and Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and others.

Where to buy TECNO Camon 17 Pro

The Camon 17 Pro will be available for sale at TECNO stores and independent mobile phone stores in countries in Africa, Middle East, and Asia. You will be able to buy this phone on a credit/instalment/loan service from any one of several retailers or service providers in Nigeria.

If you buy TECNO Camon 17 Pro through Jumia, you can get Jumia Protect (device insurance) for it as well for a small fee. If buying elsewhere, ask if insurance is available, as other retailers also offer an insurance cover for a small premium.

TECNO Camon 17 Pro Hands-on Video

Here is a hands-on 360-degree video showcasing the Camon 17 Pro.

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.


*HiOS: This is a custom software application created by TECNO Mobile for use in their smartphones. It is based on Android operating system, giving it a look and feel that is unique. HiOS also includes extra features and services that are not available in Android OS.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and  information on this page about the TECNO Camon 17 Pro are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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