TECNO officially launched its newest CAMON 18 series in the Philippines, providing Filipinos with a pro-like camera smartphone.

The new smartphone line includes the Camon 18 Premier, CAMON 18P, and CAMON 18.

The best of the CAMON 18 series

TECNO revealed that the CAMON 18 Premier offers the best of the CAMON 18 series. The device has TAIVOS, Super Night Mode, and Selfie Mode. In addition, it comes with an all-new Ultra-steady Gimbal Camera, a 60x Hybrid Zoom, and enhanced AI features for professional videography.

The CAMON 18 series sports an AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate. However, the CAMON 18 Premier takes it to another level with its Low Blue Light Certification from TÜV Rheinland. The new smartphone line is also powered by the MediaTek Helio G96 processor, along with HiOS 8.0.

Ultra-steady Gimbal Camera

TECNO’s new CAMON 18 Premier is banking on an anti-shaking technology to offer a pro-like photography. Moreover, its wide-angle lens can deliver 109-degree wide-angle shooting, allowing users to take impressive photos and videos.

To make this possible, TECNO armed the device with a 64MP primary camera, 12MP ultra-steady Gimbal lens with a widened frame, and an 8MP periscope shooter.

Ultra-clear 60x Hyper Zoom

The new CAMON 18 Premier has a 5x periscope lens and Galileo algorithm engine, too. These technologies allow the device to access multiple frames and gather pixel information to enhance resolution and clarity.

Complemented with up to 12x AI algorithm-based digital zoom, users can enjoy up to 60x hybrid zoom, delivering clear moon shots.

Outstanding self-portrait with its 32MP AI Selfie Camera

Meanwhile, the Camon 18 Premier’s 32MP front camera offers crystal-clear clarity for great selfies.

It has a new intelligent gender-based identification, as well, providing accurate enhancements. In fact, its beauty function now has enhancement features for males, including beard and eyebrow enhancement.

The device also comes with a Portrait Light Effect Mode to lighten, darken, change, or remove the background.

Other notable features

The new Camon 18 series has a stunning design, which can fit a wide range of lifestyles.

Meanwhile, TECNO packed the 18 Premier variant with the latest MediaTek Helio G96 processor, 8GB RAM, and 256GB storage. This allows users to enjoy powerful specs, delivering seamless integration of multiple apps.

The device sports a large 4,750mAh battery, which supports 33W Flash Charging. This provides 50% battery charge in just 20 minutes and a full charge in 65 minutes.

Moreover, the phone has a 6.7-inch AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate. This gives users higher display fluidity to accommodate heavy graphics. In addition, the CAMON 18 Premier is loaded with HiOS 8.0 that comes with new security features.


The new CAMON 18 Premier with Stabilized Gimbal Camera is now available for pre-order at TECNO’s official store on Shopee and Lazada until November 10, 2021.

Consumers can score the device at the special pre-order price of Php14,990, along with special freebies.

Meanwhile, the CAMON 18P and CAMON 18 variants are up for pre-order until November 19, 2021. The CAMON 18P is available on Shopee, while consumers can pre-order the CAMON 18 on Lazada. In addition, consumers can score the phones at a discounted price of just Php10,490 and Php8,999, respectively.

Here’s the SRPs of the CAMON 18 series:

  • 18 Premier – Php15,990
  • 18P – Php10,990
  • CAMON 18 – Php9,499

The new CAMON 18 series will be available nationwide via:

  • TECNO Mobile Concept Store in SM North EDSA
  • TECNO Mobile Kiosks in Market Market, MOA, SM Sta. Mesa, SM San Lazaro, SM Pampanga, SM Dasma, SM Batangas, SM Rosario
  • KimStore
  • Rulls Shopee and Lazada stores
  • Ephone Shopee and Lazada stores
  • Cellboy Shopee and Lazada stores
  • Wirecom Shopee and Lazada stres
  • Audionet

So, are you getting one?

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