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TECNO Camon 16 Premier Full Specs and Price

TECNO Camon 16 Premier is a dual Nano Sim + Nano Sim smartphone and the successor to the Camon 15 Premier that was launched some few months ago. TECNO is already teasing about the phone and from the look of things, the Camon 16 Premier will have similar specs with the Infinix Zero 8.

TECNO Camon 16 Premier is the first TECNO phone to support SLO-MO and 4K video recording. Interestingly, it will also boast the latest 90Hz refresh rate and a 33W fast charging.

The Camon 16 Premier features a 6.9-inch full HD IPS display and measures 170.6*77.1*9.1mm in dimension.

TECNO Camon 16 Premier

In terms of performance, the Camon 16 Premier is powered by the MediaTek Helio G90T coupled with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The Helio G90T is a capable and fast gaming chipset, which comes with an upgraded octa-core CPU having a clock speed of up to 2.05GHz. The chipset possesses the latest Arm Cortex-A76 and Cortex-A55 in combination with a large L3 cache. The SoC uses the Arm Mali-G76 MC4 as its graphics processing unit which has a max speed of 800MHz. The Camon 16 Premier runs on the latest TECNO HiOS on top of Android 10.

In the Camera side of thing, the Camon 16 Premier smartphone comes with impressive camera specs. At the back, we have a quad-camera setup consisting of 64 MP main camera, 8MP ultra-wide, micro lens, 2MP depth sensor and another 2MP lens for low-light. The device supports Quad-LED flash at the back and the main camera can record up to 4K @30fps, 1080p@60fps and 720P@240fps. The device comes with a dual 48MP + 8MP selfie shooter.

In terms of battery life, Camon 16 Premier has a non-removable 4500mAh battery with support for a 33W fast charging.

Connectivity options on the include, USB type C, 4G LTE, Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot, A-GPS, BDS

TECNO Camon 16 Premier Full Specifications


  • Announced: September 2020
  • Status: Exp. release September 2020

Design [ Buid Factor], Display and Colour Options

  • Dimension: Height- 170.6mm * Width- 77.2mm * Thickness-9.1mm
  • Weight: N/A
  • Build Quality: Polycarbonate Plastic material
  • Screen Display Type: IPS Display
  • Screen Size: 6.9″ Dual Dot Notch Screen
  • Resolution: 1080×2540 pixels
  • Aspect Ratio: 19.5:9
  • Display Protection: Yes
  • Notch: Yes, water drop
  • Multi-touch screen: Yes, Yes, up to 10 fingers
  • Colour Options: Ice Jadeite,Misty Grey, Fascinating Purple

Operating System and Memory

  • Operating System: Android 10
  • Chipset: 12 nm, Mediatek Helio G90T
  • CPU: Octa-core (4x ARM Cortex A55 2.05 GHz +4x Cortex A76 2.05 GHz )
  • GPU: Mali G76 3EEMC4 800 MHz
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Built-in Storage Capacity: 128GB
  • Card Slot: Yes, can accept up to 512 GB via microSD card

Rear and Front Camera Rating

  • Rear Camera Sensor: Quad-camera system of 64MP F/1.8, 6-element lens + 8MP ultra wide angle camera, FOV 120° + 2MP depth camera + 2MP Low light
  • Selfie Camera Sensor: Dual 48MP F/2.0 aperture + 8MP
  • Camera Features: Ultra wide-angle mode, AI scenes detection, Macro mode, Portrait mode, Panorama mode, HDR, AI Beautify, Ultra wide-angle edge distortion correction, Quad-LED flash, Face recognition, Real-time filters. LED Flash
  • Video Recording: 4K@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps video recording,

Wireless Network Bands and Connectivity Options

  • Technology: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 5G Network Bands: No
  • 4G Network Bands:  1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
  • 3G Network Bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 2G Network Bands: GSM, EDGE, GPRS, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
  • SIM Type: Dual Nano SIM
  • Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
  • USB: USB 2.0 type C
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • NFC: N/A

Sound Quality and Multimedia Support

  • Loudspeaker: Yes, Dual Stereo Speakers
  • Speaker Location: Front
  • Sound Enhancement Features: Yes
  • Audio Jack Type: Yes
  • Video Support Formats:  H.264 (Baseline / Main / High profile), MPEG4 (Simple profile / ASP) and other video formats
  • Audio Support formats: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC +, MP3, AMR – NB and WB, APE, WAV


  • Battery Capacity: 45000 mAh
  • Wireless Charging: N/A
  • Fast Charging: Yes, 33W fast charging


  • Rear-Mounted Fingerprint Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electronic Compass

TECNO Camon 16 Premier Price in Nigeria and Availability

The Camon 16 Premier will be launched in Nigeria on September 8, As regards pricing,  we will update this post when the price has been officially announced.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about TECNO Camon 16 Premier

When is Camon 16 Premier launching in Nigeria?

TECNO Camon 16 Premier will be launched in Nigeria on September 8, 2020

How much is Camon 16 Premier in Nigeria?

Camon 16 Premier will be priced at around $250, which means it will cost around N130,000 in Nigeria

Does Camon 16 Premier has USB Type C?

Yes, Camon 16 Premier comes with USB type C

What is the battery capacity of Camon 16 Premier?

The TECNO Camon 16 Premier has a non-removable 4500mA battery

Does Camon 16 Premier supports fast charging?

Yes, TECNO Camon 16 Premier supports a 33W fast charging

Does Camon 16 Premier Supports Glo 4G LTE

Yes, Camon 16 Premier supports all the 4G LTE bands in Nigeria

Does Camon 16 Premier supports water-resistance?


Is Camon 16 available on Jumia

Yes, Camon 16 is available on Jumia
Tijani Mustapha
Tijani Mustapha
Tijani Mustapha Adedeji is a Senior Tech Writer on Phonecorridor. He has a strong flair for gadgets and tech-related developments around the globe. Deji, based in Lagos, Nigeria, is an avid reader, who loves meeting people.