Tecno Camon 15 Pro Review: Great Performer in Budget Segment


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Priced at INR 14,999, the recently launched Tecno Camon 15 Pro. The biggest highlight of this device is that it features a pop-up front camera, a 48-megapixel rear quad-camera.

Tecno, is a part of Transsion Holdings and the brand is quite well entrenched in the Indian smartphone market. It has created a special space for itself as far as bringing out innovative budget devices is concerned.

Tecno Camon 15 Pro is launched in a highly competitive segment but the device is carrying some very interesting feature sets and this makes it a very special proposition for those who look for more features in budget offering.

This camera-centric device is priced at Rs 14,999. It sports some great value-for-money elements like a pop-up camera and a stylish design element.

Design Elements

Tecno Camon 15 Pro comes with a 6.53-inch IPS LCD panel that is carrying a 1080×2340 pixel resolution. The devices comes with an uninterrupted display on the front, with thin bezels. This design is making the way for its all-so-special pop-up front camera setup all the more interesting.

It is carrying a polycarbonate back with a glossy finish and a unique pattern of lines. A raised camera setup features the four sensors while the rear-mounted fingerprint sensor stays in the middle of the device. The right side of the phone has the power button and volume rockers. The left only has a SIM tray.


Display Capabilities

This device has a great display and delivers accurate colors. While reviewing the device, we realized that it performs very well even in bright sunlight to low light and dim light conditions.

The device is able to deliver great viewing angles and the edge-to-edge display gives this device an awesome feel during your regular operations. While reviewing the device, we used it to watch movies, take pictures and use multiple set of apps and playing games. All this was quite smoothly handled by this device and the display was amazingly smooth.

Software Capabilities

When it comes to software, Camon 15 Pro runs on Android 10 out-of-the-box with Tecno’s HiOS 6.0.1 UI on top. The UI is heavy on customizations, features, and also comes with little bloatware. If you’re used to phones featuring a closer to stock Android skin, the Tecno might take some getting used to.

Camera Features

Performance of camera is one of the biggest features on which smartphone buying decisions are made and this is where Tecno has put a lot of emphasis on its Camon series. The latest Camon 15 Pro is no different. This device is talking the camera performance another notch up with the addition of a 48-megapixel sensor, a dedicated sensor for night shots, and a 32-megapixel pop-up front camera.

While reviewing the device, we found that taking pictures with Camon 15 Pro is a great experience. Pictures come out to be pretty good and carry great reflection of natural colors which are were accurate and image processing was not too heavy as well. it is quite safe to mention that Camon 15 Pro is quite better than a lot of competitive devices in similar price range. The camera setup of this device also comes with features like body shape tuning and AR shots which can make taking pictures a very interesting experience.

The device also has a dedicated night lens that can considerably enhance the picture quality in night conditions. We were able to test this capability in complete darkness and the results were quite good. Selfies with the help of this device 32-megapixel front camera were quite bright and carried great facial details.

Battery Performance

Tecno Camon 15 Pro comes with a powerful 4,000mAh battery that is more than enough to deliver a heavy-working day performance to users. While reviewing the device, we tested the phone with moderate to heavy usage with multiple usage of applications, taking pictures, etc and and we ended the day before the phone’s battery ran out. It is quite safe to say that this battery can easily last more than one day of high usage.

Processor Performance

Camon 15 Pro comes packed with a MediaTek Helio P35 chipset clubbed with a 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. This combination has worked really well in terms of delivering this device a powerful base ojn which multiple applications and tasks can be performance without any glitch. While reviewing the device, we performed our daily routine tasks and found that the device was able to deliver a completely lag-free performance.

Final Verdict

Tecno has launched an ace in the market in the form of Camon 15 Pro. It is a unique device that delivers pop-up selfie camera in a budget price point.

Additionally, the device delivers great battery performance, decent camera performance, stylish looks and lots of software-baked features. All in all, this is a wonderful device for those who want a budget smartphone and yet look for high-end features and capabilities.