TECNO Camon 15 Pro 

price₹ 14,499 onwards

launchFeb, 2020


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  • Looks gorgeous and gives you a premium feel when you hold it in your hand - the glossy polycarbonate finish at the back panel with lining pattern making it quite attractive
  • The front looks impressive with uninterrupted notch-less screen that goes from edge to edge
  • The fingerprint scanner is pretty fast and accurate
  • Feels quite hefty, weighing at 203g


  • Modern, large 6.53-inch IPS LCD panel, with thin bezels and a slight chin - the screen is a good and produces accurate colours and - the edge-to-edge display gives the phone a seamless feel which makes viewing media like pictures and movies more immersive
  • Sunlight legibility is decent


  • The Camon 15 Pro runs Android 10 out-of-the-box with Tecno’s HiOS UI on top - the skin is a tad too much for users looking for a simple, minimal interface and if you're used to phones featuring a closer to stock Android skin, the Tecno might take some time getting used to
  • There's also plenty of bloat that comes pre-installed


  • Average performance with the old MediaTek Helio P35 - at this price this chipset is unacceptable, there are phones that offer much better performance at this price, like the Redmi Note 9 Pro


  • Decent set of quad cameras - 48MP primary sensor + 5MP ultra-wide sensor + 2MP depth sensor + 0.3MP low light sensor
  • Pictures from the main sensor are decent, colours are accurate and image processing is not too heavy
  • The ultra-wide lens also takes decent photos, with good software optimisation to remove the warping on the edges (though, the resolution is low at just 5MP)
  • In low light, pictures turns out bright and colourful (though some details are lost)
  • Selfies by the 32-megapixel front camera are bright and vivid (though, facial details are sometimes not very clear, even without the beauty filters, which is something you may or may not desire)


  • The lack of a USB Type-C port on a mid-range device at this price is extremely disappointing


  • Decent battery life with 4000 mAh battery, easily last you a full working day
  • The lack of a fast-charging is disappointing


  • The Tecno Camon 15 Pro doesn't really offer anything unique or outstanding to recommend it, and there's nothing it excel at - if all you want is a pop-up selfie camera, get the Infinix S5 Pro, it offers everything at a much lower price - if you're looking for an all rounder, look into the Realme or Redmi camp

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  1. If you absolutely want a pop-up camera in a good-looking device at this price... but for performance, there are much better phones out there
    bgr.in in-depth Read Review »
  2. This one can be a value for money smartphone if your priority is camera for buying a smartphone in the offline market
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TECNO Camon 15 Pro Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 10Low likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size6.53 inches
Screen Resolution1080x2340 pixels (~ 395 pixels per inch)
Display TypeIPS LCD
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal BezelsYes
Screen Design'Full Screen' with Popup Selfie Camera
Screen Refresh Rate60 HzStandard
Scratch Resistant DisplayYes
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
Fingerprint sensorYes
Face UnlockYes
Processor2.3 GHz, Octa Core, MediaTek Helio P35Ranked #69 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPUPowerVR GE8320
Internal Memory128 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes, up to 256 GB
Battery Capacity4000 mAh
Weight203 gmHeavy
Thickness9.1 mmThick
Width77.7 mmInconvenient for one-handed use
Primary Camera48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 0.3MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • 48MP: f/1.79 aperture
  • 5MP: 115° Ultra-wide lens
  • 2MP: Macro Lens
  • Low Night Lens
Secondary Camera32MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Pop-up Selfie Camera
Connecting PortUSB
USB On-The-GoYes
WiFi DirectYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes