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Tecno Camon 18 Premier has been launched in Nigeria. The smartphone is a part of the Tecno Camon 18 series that is said to include two more smartphones — the vanilla Tecno Camon 18 and Tecno Camon 18P — that will debut in the coming days. Tecno Camon 18 Premier features a triple camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor and gimbal stabilisation, a 120Hz AMOLED display, and a MediaTek Helio G96 SoC paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage.
The price for the Tecno Camon 18 Premier is not available on the official website at the time of writing. However, since it has already broken cover, the new Tecno smartphone is expected be available to purchase in Nigeria soon and will be offered in Polar Night and Vast Sky colour options. There's no word on global availability yet.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Tecno Camon 18 Premier runs Android 11-based Hi OS 8.0. It sports a 6.7-inch full-HD+ (1,080x2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with 550 nits of peak brightness and 120Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, it gets the recently launched MediaTek Helio G96 SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage.
Tecno Camon 18 Premier gets a triple rear camera setup, headlined by a 64-megapixel primary sensor, a gimbal-stabilised 12-megapixel sensor, and an 8-megapixel periscope zoom lens with 60x Hyper Zoom support. Additionally, it also has a Moon Probe feature that uses its Galileo algorithm to capture images of the Moon. At the front, it gets a 32-megapixel selfie camera with dual-LED flash.
Connectivity options on Tecno Camon 18 Premier comprise 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It also features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The handset packs a 4,750mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. Tecno claims that the smartphone can be charged up to 64 percent in under 30 minutes. The smartphone has an AGC glass on the back panel and measures 163.8x75.85x8.15mm.