TECNO Mobile, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer, whose parent company is TRANSSION launched new smartphones – CAMON iACE2x and the CAMON iACE2 in India. The main focus of these phones is the AI powered camera. Both these phones have some common functions, which phones in the sub 8K bracket have. But the company also put some features like 3GB RAM, 8MP AI Selfie camera and gradient colored back panels in these smartphones, which we see in the high-end phones only. Both these phones can be bought from retail stores as of now.
Talking about the phones Arijeet Talapatra, CEO of TRANSSION India said, “We are a youth-centric brand, listening to and understanding the voice from our customers have formed a part of our very DNA. CAMON portfolio is designed to cater to the aspirations of today’s tech-savvy millennials who consider smartphone as their first & preferred choice of taking decent pictures and sharing them via social media. The software algorithm of camera is optimized on Indian Skin tone and delivers best-in-class photography in any type of challenging environments.
The specification list of Tecno CAMON iACE2 and CAMON iACE2x are almost the same. They both comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Have a 13MP AI rear camera and dual LED flash and an 8MP AI front camera with front flash. They are available in four colour options: Midnight black, Nebula black (gradient option in iACE2x) and Champagne Gold and City Blue. Both have slim bezels and 80.5% screen-to-body ratio.
The smartphones are powered by Helio A22 64-bit Quad-Core processor clocked at 2.0GHz. Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with HiOS on top of them is what these smartphones fetch. Over that, the mobiles have a 3,050mAh battery with AI power management and according to the company they can last for 24-hours after a full charge. Lastly, they have 4G VoLTE supported dual SIM card slots and they are accompanied with an expandable microSD card slot that can support up to 128GB storage.
The place where the phone differs from each other is the RAM and the storage. While Tecno CAMON iACE2 comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage, it is priced at Rs 6,699. The other variant Tecno CAMON iACE2x comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and is priced at Rs 7,599. The phones come with Face Unlock and Fingerprint Scanner as well. The Tecno CAMON iACE2x has something called an anti-oil fingerprint sensor, which according to the company would work in every weather condition.
The company has promised that the users would get a 1-time free screen replacement, 100-days free replacement of phone and 1-month extended warranty with the purchase of these phones. It also has promised that the customers will get the ‘best’ after-sales service.