TECNO recently released the Camon 19 series in Nigeria. This series features three smartphones; the TECNO Camon 19, TECNO Camon 19 Pro, and the Camon 19 Pro 5G. The Camon 19 Pro and Pro 5G models are the premium devices of this series.
While both smartphones are packed with similar premium specs and features, they’ve also got their differences, and in this article, we will be taking a look at these differences and in the end, help you choose the right one for you.
TECNO Camon 19 Pro vs Camon 19 Pro 5G: Specs
|Camon 19 Pro||Camon 19 Pro 5G|
|Display||6.8-inch FHD + High Gamut display||6.8-inch FHD|
|OS||Android 12, HIOS 8.6||Android 12, HIOS 8.6|
|Chipset:||MediaTek Helio G96||MediaTek Helio D810|
|Rear camera||64-megapixel triple camera setup||64-megapixel triple camera setup|
|Front camera||32-megapixel single sensor||16-megapixel single sensor|
|Battery||5000mAh + 18w fast charging||5000mAh + 18w fast charging|
Design and Display
Both smartphones share the same box-like design and build quality. They also come with a similar camera setup design at the rear. Furthermore, they both feature a 6.8-inch IPS LCD display, with a resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels. Also, the displays on both smartphones have 120Hz refresh rates. There is basically no difference between both devices in the display area.
The Camon 19 Pro 5G comes with the Mediatek Dimensity 810 chipset, with a 6nm processor, while the Camon 19 Pro comes with a Mediatek Helio G96 (12nm) processor. And according to nanoreviews, the Mediatek Dimensity 810 chipset on the Camon 19 Pro 5G is the faster and better processor.
Let’s begin with the front-facing cameras on both devices. On the Camon 10 Pro, what you get is a 32-megapixel single selfie camera, while the Camon 19 Pro 5G comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera sensor.
For the rear, both smartphones feature a 64-megapixel main sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The Camon 19 Pro, however, features an extra 50-megapixel telephoto sensor, while the Camon 19 Pro 5G features an extra 2-megapixel macro sensor.
The TECNO Camon 19 Pro (8GB/128GB) will be selling at a recommended retail price of 165,000 Naira ($275), while the Camon 19 Pro 5G (8GB/256GB) model will be selling for a 198,000 Naira ($330).
Which should you go for? Well, this is a no-brainer. The TECNO Camon 19 Pro is the best of this series. For one, it is cheaper than the Camon 19 Pro 5G, and it even offers better specs and features.