Tecno Camon C9 is built for one main purpose and that is to give end users out-of-this-world camera experience. It has this sleek look that makes it awesome and attractive.  It came after Camon C8 and it has succeeded in surpassing its predecessor in all sense of the word.  Tecno Camon C9 Price in Nigeria, Kenya & Jumia is a moderate given the high specs & features the phone boasts of.

The mini version of Tecno Camon 9, Camon C7, is seen by many as a super device, but it has far less features and appeal than Tecno Camon 9. Tecno Camon 9 is among the slimmest Smartphone made by Tecno.

Before it was released to the mobile device market, many were already looking forward to a device with special features, like fingerprint sensor. However, these individuals were disappointed when they realized the device would not be coming with this feature.  If you look at the back, you will see something that looks like the fingerprint sensor. However, that thing you see is just a Lux natural flashlight.


Tecno Camon C9 Specs


  • Processor Type (Octa-core, MT6753 chipset MediaTek): 1.3 GHz 64-bit
  • Back Camera : 0 MP (having LED Flash)
  • Front Camera (equipped with up to 83 degree wide viewing angle): 13.0 MP with LED Flash. Also endowed with an ISP picture noise detecting Technology
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Equipped with HiOs V1.0
  • Display: 5.5 in ISP Display
  • Build: Aluminium
  • Internal Storage: AS MUCH AS 16GB
  • External Storage: 128GB Memory Card.
  • Graphics Processor: Mali-T720
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Security: Iris scanner which helps you unlock your phone by running a scan on your eyes
  • SIM Type: Dual SIMS (Micro SIM)
  • 4G LTE : Available
  • Colours: Gold, Sandstone Black.

Tecno Camon 9 Unboxing



The design is far beyond a mid-range design.  It is premium and it looks more like a flagship device.  In a way, the Tecno Camon 9 looks more like Tecno Boom J8.  It does look like that in some areas, since the two of them have the same 5.5 inches full HD display.

Tecno Camon 9 comes with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it therefore provides far better viewing experience than its predecessor.  Also, the screen can be viewed from virtually any angle.  However, the screen does not have any screen protection preinstalled.

Its dimension is 153 x 76.4 x 10.35 mm and ist keyboard is the touch screen type. it is presented in various colors, like Navy Blue, Copper and Black. However, it is not included with screen cover.

The Smartphone features FHD, capacitive, multi-touch touch screen, having 16,000.000 colors. Its screen size is 5.5 inches and also has 1920 x 1080 pixels. Its Pixel density is 406 pixels per inch.


Tecno Camon 9 features an Android v6.0 Marshmallow operating system.  It equally features Tecno customized user interface and HiOS.  Its processor speed is 1.7 GHz. As a result, it is able to process data very fast. It comes with 64 bit Octa-core CPU. As a result, it can process loads of data without this having any slowing effect on its operation.  It is the perfect device for multitasking and its 2GB RAM makes this all the more possible. Tecno Camon 9 also features 16GB internal memory. The internal memory can be expanded to 128 GB through its SD card slot. Its alert types are vibration and MP3 ringtones. It equally features loudspeaker and it comes with 3.5mm jack audio port.


tecno-Camon-C9-cameraThis is the area where Tecno Camon 9 got its name since it was built for improved camera functionality.  The word “Camon” was gotten from “Camera-On”.  Yes,  Tecno Camon 9 com with advanced camera functionalities!

The primary camera is a 13 MP affair and it is included with a Lux natural flashlight.  The same 13 MP camera features as its secondary camera and it also has a Lux natural flashlight included.  Both the proximity sensor and the flashlight flank the primary camera on its right and left sides.

The front camera comes with a shutter of 83 degree wide angle viewing range and its 5p lens also reflects true colors, which gives the end user a more vivid photo every time.

The back camera on the other hand is included with one extra lens and it also comes with excellent capture 2.0. This feature is able to enhance images automatically, giving the photos highly professional looks.

In addition, the Tecno Camon 9 comes with various features, like biometric iris recognition sensor, eye scanner and so on.  The biometric iris recognition sensor is able to scan your iris quickly and use the information obtained to unlock the phone. This way, your phone will be far more secured.


Tecno Camon 9 comes with a 3000 mAh battery and it can be charged very fast, thanks to the fast charge technology built into it. The battery can standby for up to 200 hours and it can be used for playing video for 7 straight hours. Tecno Camon 9 is packaged using the new T-band from Tecno, which is a revolutionary smartband launched together with the Tecno Camon 9.  The T-band can be used for long distance shooting and it can be used for theft alerts.


Tecno Camon 9 features GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2G Network. It also features HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 3G Network. In addition, it comes with Band 3 / 7 / 200 4G network.  It features dual mini SIMS too. In addition, it comes with version 4.1, A2DP Bluetooth. It equally features A-GPS, but has no NFC.  MicroUSB v2.0 port is also included.

Other important features    

Tecno Camon 9 comes with various sensors, like G-sensor, Compass, Proximity sensor and Light sensor.  It features various forms of messaging too, like IM, PushMail, Email, MMS and SMS. It has HTML5 internet browser preinstalled in it. However, it does not support Java.

In addition to the features above, the device also comes with MP3 / WAV/ eAAC+ /WMA player. Furthermore, it features MP4 music player. End users will have access to FM radio and document viewer and editor.  Some of the preloaded applications on the mobile device are Google Talk, Calendar, YouTube and Gmail. There are several others aside these anyway.

Tecno Camon C9 Price In Nigeria, Kenya & Jumia

Tecno Camon 9 has varying prices in Nigeria, depending on the outlet where you make your purchase.  Its price range is from N48,000 to N55,000. Your location in Nigeria determines exactly what you will pay for the device.  Some of the outlets selling the device in Nigeria do offer price cut. Those residing in Lagos have better chance of getting the phone at cheaper rate. This is because many of the online outlets selling the device have their bases in Lagos.

Many of these outlets equally offer those residing in Lagos free home delivery service, which may not be available to those living outside Lagos due to the cost of transportation such might incur. As a result, anyone ordering outside Lagos will be ready to also pay shipping cost, which increase as distance from Lagos increases. Its price in Kenya is however KSh 16,999.00.


Tecno Camon C9 features are special and it is worth every penny. Rarely does any other mobile device have the same features on this one.