Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2 With 18:9 Full View Displays and Face Unlock Launched in India

Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2 With 18:9 Full View Displays and Face Unlock Launched in India

Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2 With 18:9 Full View Displays and Face Unlock Launched in India

by August 14, 2018

Tecno Mobile, the sub-brand of Transsion Holdings has expanded its budget smartphone portfolio with the launch of two new devices dubbed as Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2. Both the devices feature 18:9 Full View displays and Face Unlock feature.

“Millennials are turning out to be a creative force and have defined the mobile photography space in their own unique manner and style. They are in love with the idea of taking endless selfies and are enthusiastically sharing it across social media platforms. Hence, we believe that the youth aspires for a device that represent them and syncs well with their youthful and fashionable personality and our ’CAMON’ series resonates well with these expectations with its brand persona.”, said Mr. Gaurav Tikoo, CMO of TRANSSION India while commenting on the launch of new phones.

Tecno Camon iAce

Tecno Camon iAce

Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2: Availability and Price in India

The Tecno Camon iAce has already gone on sale in the country via over 35,000 retail stores. It is priced at Rs. 6,799. The color options available for the buyers are Champagne Gold, Midnight Black and Midnight Blue.

While, the Camon iSky 2 will go on sale on August 20 with a price tag of Rs. 7,499. There are three color options available- Champagne Gold, Midnight Black and Bordeaux Red.

As an introductory offer, company is offering an instant cashback worth Rs. 2,200 to its customers from Jio. The cashback will be given in the form of 44 recharge vouchers worth Rs. 50 each, which can be used while purchasing recharges of Rs. 199 and Rs. 299. In addition, the company is also offering one-time screen replacement, 100 days free replacement and one month extended warranty once you purchase any of the phones.

Tecno Camon iSky 2

Tecno Camon iSky 2

Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2: Software and Hardware Configuration

Both the phones are quite similar to each other in terms of specifications, except for the difference in camera department. The Camon iAce features a 13-megapixel rear snapper and an 8-megapixel snapper on the front for selfies and video calls. Both the front as well as rear cameras come with LED flash support. The front camera also supports Face Unlock. While, the Camon iSky2 employs a vertically stacked dual rear camera set up comprising of 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 0.3-megapixel VGA secondary sensor with dual LED flash and f/2.0 aperture lens. The front hosts a 13-megapixel selfie camera with LED flash, which doubles up as Face Unlock. The camera set up in both the phones is optimised with Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Another difference between the two phones is that the Camon iSky 2 comes with Fingerprint Scanner whereas the Camon iAce lacks the same.

Both the phones feature same 5.5-inch full-HD+ Full View display with 1440 x 720 pixel resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood, the devices are powered by 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6739WW SoC along with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU for graphics, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. The storage can be expanded further up to 128GB using a microSD card. Both the phones run HiOS based on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box and are fueled by 3,050mAh battery.

Tecno Camon iAce Specifications:

  • 5.5-inch full-HD+ Full View display
  • 5GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6739WW SoC
  • PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 16GB inbuilt Storage (128GB expandable)
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 8MP selfie camera
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS
  • Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Midnight Blue color options

Camon iSky 2 Specifications:

  • 5.5-inch full-HD+ Full View display
  • 5GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6739WW SoC
  • PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 16GB inbuilt Storage (128GB expandable)
  • 13MP + 0.3MP dual rear camera
  • 13MP front camera
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS
  • Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Bordeaux Red color options

In terms of connectivity, both the Tecno Camon iAce and Camon iSky 2 support 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3.5 mm headphone jack and micro USB.