Tecno Camon C5 Full Review With Photos, Features & Price

Tecno CamonC5
Tecno CamonC5

Tecno Camon C5 has been what Tecno: the African smartphone giant has been working on recently, this new high-end Smartphone is said to be one of its kind in the history of Tecno. Camon according to some Tecno insiders means “Camera On”. Therefor, the Tecno Camon C5 is built mainly for Camera and a faster internet connection. It is the first Tecno handset to feature a 4G LTE network support.

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Camon C5 specs do not end at this point. It will come in features that will wow you aside its 4G and its awesome camera. Tecno Camon C5 will have an 8MP camera at the back and a 2MP camera at the front. What? 8 mega pixel or what did I see?… Yea it will sports an 8 MP camera. The number does not count at times. Tecno says Despite the low mega pixel count number, the glass and the camera technology has a way of making pictures still come out crisp and clear.”

Tecno Camon C5 2

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Camon C5 has 5 inch display with a resolution of 720 X1280 pixels. The device will run the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) OS on a Quad-core processor cloaking at 1.3GHz most probably from MediaTek. It has an 8GB of inbuilt storage and a RAM of just 1GB. There is a MicroSD slot provided on the phone for storage expansion if the built-in storage is not enough for you.

Tecno C5

Tecno Camon C5 1
Tecno Camon C5 5 inch screen

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Available colors include Midnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, and Oyster White. The Tecno Camon C5 will have a 2500mAh battery. There is no specific information about the battery durability yet but if has to be strong enough to back a 4G enabled smartphone.

Availability & Pricing

Tecno Camon C5 is available in Nigeria. You can buy it at leading online stores in Nigeria. Tecno Camon C5 price in Nigeria starts from N15,000 – N20,000 depending on your location and place of purchase in the country.

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Tecno Camon C5

Here are a full specs of the Tecno Camon C5 :

Device Name Tecno Camon C5
Smatphone Type Candybar
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE Network Yes, LTE Band3/7/20
SIM Dual SIM (Normal SIM + Micro SIM)
Status Announced July 2015

Dimensions 137.5 x 69.3x 8.6 mm
Thickness 8.6 mm
Net Weight n/a
Keyboard Touchscreen
Colors Midnight Black, Dark Blue, Amber Gold, Oyster White
Cover Plastic finish

Screen Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Display Size 5.0-inch (~294-ppi pixel density)
Display Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
Multi-Touch Yes
Protection n/a
Screen Color 16M colors

Card slot Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 64 GB
Internal 8 GB
OS Android OS, 5.0 (Lollipop)
Skin n/a
Processors Quad-core 1.3GHz
Chipset MediaTek
GPU n/a

Music Player Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
Video Player Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio port Yes, 3.5mm jack

2G Speed Up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G SpeedHSPA+ Up to 7.2 mbps downlink; Up to 21 mbps uplink
4G Speed n/a
WIFI Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
Radio Stereo FM radio
NFC n/a
HDMI Port n/a
Infrared Blaster n/a
USB Port Yes, microUSB v2.0

Primary Camera 8MP
Seconday Camera 2 MP Camera
Camera Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps
Flash Light LED flash

Capacity Removable 2500mAh Li- Polymer Battery
Type Rechargeable Li-Polymer Battery
Charging Type USB Micro 5V-1A Power Adapter
Charger Type Type AC100-240V.50-60HZ Input, 5V, DC 2 A Output
Stand-by n/a
Talk time n/a
Video/Music play n/a

Motion Sensing / Gesture Control n/a
Fingerprint n/a
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Video Streaming Yes
Active Noise Cancellation n/a
Wireless Charging n/a
Built-in Mobile Payment n/a
Water Resistant n/a
Dust Resistant n/a
Image Editor Yes
Video Editor Yes
Document Viewer Yes
Document Editor Yes
Messaging Yes
Languages English, German, Spanish, Italian, French
Browser HTML5
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
– DivX/XviD/MP4/WMV/H.264 player- Light Capture Snapshot in No Time Beautification Effect Be True to the Real View Sound Snap— Cheese, Capture- Photo/video editor- Document editor- High speed Network Experience of 4G Enjoy Low
What’s in the box
  • – 1 × Smartdevice
  • – 1 × USB cable
  • – 1 × User manual
  • – 1 × Power adapter (A right AC Adapter will be sent as your shipping country)
  • – 1 × Ear Piece

Availablility Exp. Aug

Price level About N15,000 – N20,000

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Where to Buy Tecno Phones & Pay On Delivery

Jumia Nigeria |from N13,995 Click to View Price Offers!

Jumia Kenya |from Ksh3,530 Click to View Price Offers!

Jumia Ghana |from GH₵159 Click to View Price Offers!

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Lominga James Kuda

May u update me the price of tecno c5 in Uganda shilling or USD dollar


hi, i have tecno c 5 but i don’t know how to insert a sim card can you help me please.


Please how much is w5 in market now because I really want to get one

Garviyn Hek

Hie folks! Is there OS upgrade for Tecno C5. Am using tecno C5 and am tired of Android 5.0.2 I want 6. Is it possible? Please help me.thank you in advance. #Garviyn from Malawi!!!


Comment…its an old phone bur i think i still love it


Pls i need d pouch case for tecno camon c5 pls can u get it for me


Comment…tecno c5 is good. but my query is ,does it have inbuilt antivirus device. and if I installed another 1 incase it has inbuilt, does it have any effect ?


Comment…I will try one


Please n/a means what?

Daodu Raymond

Please I need help I bought a Tecno camon c5 phone..I inserted micro sim nd d normal sim card inside but its does not show up the normal sim rather only the micro sim shows up..please help me out thanks

godfrey kariuki

I hav a Tecno C5.a great experience…its a classy fon.the only but is its battery life.


When is techno c5 with 8 mega pixel be available in slot nigeria? I really need it urgently

Agboke samson

Pls hw much is the tecno c5 in the market as at now?


Can you please comment anything on the life span for Removable 2500mAh Li- Polymer Battery?
we were hopping them to use qualcomm instead of mediatek processor for efficient operation of the device

panama jonathan

i love this phone and already thinking of having one of them already


It looks good although i’ve’nt bought it already.


This is good news


My next phone.


Android lollipop on a tecno and some thought it was impossible. lol


Beautiful interface. I’m getting the C8 though. when it finally drops