Tecno Camon 17 vs Camon 17p vs Camon 17 Pro; Features and Specs Comparison

Tecno Camon 17

Tecno Camon smartphone (Camon series) are well known for their outstanding camera quality, and I can tell you with all confidence that smartphones in this series are the best offers you’ll get on a budget for good camera.

The latest iteration of smartphones in the Tecno Camon series didn’t disappoint – offering stellar camera performance. They include the Tecno Camon 17, Camon 17p and the Camon 17 Pro.

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While we know of the outstanding camera quality on the Camon 17 Series, it is important to compare them side-by-side; looking at their other individual specs and features.

Camon 17

Tecno Camon 17 Nigeria

The regular Camon 17 comes with an upgrade to its processor. The Helio G85 CPU replaces the MediaTek Helio P35 Chip used in its predecessor, the regular Camon 16. Coupled with that is a 4GB RAM and 128GB Internal storage, and then there is the 5000mAh battery which should keep you on for a full day.

For the camera department, the Camon 17 comes with a triple 48-megapixel main camera, a QVGA depth shooter, and a dedicated AI lens setup which features Beauty mode, Portrait mode, and Super Night mode. Its front-facing camera is a single 8-mega-pixel camera with dual flash.

Related Article: Tecno Camon 17: Unboxing and First Impressions

Camon 17p

Tecno Camon 17 Camon 17p Camon 17 Pro

The Camon 17p runs on the same chipset as the regular Cmaon 17 – the Helio G85 CPU. But it is backed by a larger 6GB of RAM and a 128GB of Internal storage space.

It features a 64 mega-pixel quad rear camera setup with quad flash, as well as a 16 mega-pixel front facing camera with dual flash. This device is powered by a 5000mAh battery and is supported by an 18w flash charger.

Camon 17 Pro

Tecno Camon 17 Camon 17p Camon 17 Pro

The Camon 17 Pro is the premium variant of the Camon 17 series. And as expect, it’s specs and features are premium as well. It comes with a massive 8GB RAM and 256GB Internal storage space. It runs on the Helio G95 processor.

The camera specification is mind-blowing. It’s front-facing camera is a 48 mega-pixel with dual flash, and a 64 mega-pixel quad rear camera setup with quad flash.

It also has its finger print sensor mounted on the side of the device, and not on the rear.

Tecno Camon 17 vs 17p vs 17pro: Specs Comparison

 TECNO Camon 17TECNO Camon 17pTECNO Camon 17 Pro
Display6.6 inches, IPS LCD with 90Hz refresh rate6.8 inch, Full HD +Dot-in Display
1080 x 2460 resolution
6.8 inch, Full HD +Dot-in Display
1080 x 2460 resolution
Rear Camera48-megapixel main sensor, a QVGA depth shooter, and a dedicated AI lensQuad Setup:
64MP Quad Rear Camera with Quad Flash
Quad Setup:
64MP Quad Rear Camera with Quad Flash
Front Camera8MP punch-hole camera with dual flash 16MP front camera with dual flash48MP front camera with dual flash
ChipsetMediaTek Helio G85MediaTek Helio G85 Octa-coreMediaTek Helio G95 Octa-core
RAM4GB RAM6GB8GB
Storage64GB
(Expandable via microSD card)
128GB
(Expandable via microSD card)
256GB
Operating SystemAndroid 11
HiOS 7.6
Android 11
HiOS 7.6
Android 11
HiOS 7.6
Battery5000mAh with 18W Fast Charging5000mAh with 18W Fast Charging5000mAh with 25W Fast Charging
Network2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0
GPS
micro-USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
3.5mm audio jack
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0
GPS
USB-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
3.5mm audio jack
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0
GPS
USB-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
3.5mm audio jack
OthersRear Fingerprint Scanner
Side-mounted fingerprint sensorSide-mounted fingerprint sensor
Price$164$215$277

In conclusion, while the Tecno Camon 17 and Camon 17p all carry decent features and specs, and will give you value for money, the Camon 17 Pro is the one with maxed out specifications. It has the FULL HD display, a 48 mega-pixel selfie camera, 8GB of RAM, 256GB of Internal storage, and a 25w fast charger to support the 5000mAh battery.

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