One of Africa’s leading mobile company, TECNO, sets the tempo for the year’s awards as a strong contender in the ‘Top review’ category of mid-range smartphones, with the launch of TECNO CAMON C9 smartphone.
This took place on Tuesday, 14th June 2016, at Sheraton Lagos Hotel Ikeja.
Spotting high-end mobile specifications including the groundbreaking dual 13.0MP front/back autofocus low-light cameras with dual LED flash and all new HiOS V 1.0 user interface-TECNO’s second generation custom UI built on android’s revolutionary Marshmallow 6.0 backbone, the new CAMON C9 closes in on the ever fading gap between premium camera phones and budget DSLR cameras.
Addressing the high-end upgrades spotted on the new TECON CAMON C9 camera smartphone, TECNO marketing and PR lead, Attai Oguche said the new CAMON C9 is a total divergent from its predecessor Camon flagships in terms of mobile specifications. In his words,
“The TECNO CAMON C9 raises the specs bar for high-end camera features so much higher the phone is easily dubbed the most disruptive camera smartphone in the market,” said Attai Oguche.
At the launch, some of Nigeria’s leading lifestyle photographers including Seyi Lawson showcased the CAMON C9’s flawless photography features including its advanced face beautification presets, low-light camera features, ultra-focus lenses and first-of-its-kind eye scanner technology.
“I found the center placed 13.0MP front camera on CAMON C9 quite intriguing, it added freshness to my pictures taken with the CAMON C9. With this device in hand, any photo lover has the right photography tools to make those baby steps in going pro,” says Seyi Lawson, a professional photographer.
The TECNO brand marketing team will flag off a pan Nigeria brand experiential campaign for the new TECNO CAMON C9 tagged the “C9JA tour”, a road trip powered by the new CAMON C9 and supported by Etisalat mobile data services. The two-week road trip will crisscross five cities in Nigeria namely: Ibadan, Abuja, Enugu, Calabar and Lagos on board the bus are some of Nigeria’s most recognizable personalities who will connect and share photo stories with their fans online and offline at designated stops throughout the campaign period.
Addressing the media on Etisalat partnership with the C9JA tour, Specialist – Device and Terminal, Etisalat Nigeria, Godswill Nnaji said the brand’s state-of-the-art infrastructure supports mobile internet connectivity of millions of Nigerians as the telecoms multi-national grows its portfolio in the mobile data space.
“Currently we are growing faster than other mobile internet providers in the market; a key driver of that growth is well tailored data bundle plans which meet the needs of our customers. Etisalat is proud to support the C9JA tour with seamless mobile data service throughout the campaign,” said Nnaji
Reiterating TECNO’s commitment to innovation, TECNO MD Chidi Okonkwo said the TECNO CAMON C9 outlandish camera specifications are testament to a pursuit of perfection in delivery smart phone experience to mobile customers at a descent cost.
“It takes highly advanced technology and a unique culture of excellence to re-engineer the regular front camera specifications without compromising on the overall phone specifications.
CAMON C9 has successful centralized the front facing camera, upgrading it to 13.0MP with as much sensitivity, focus speed and low light ability as the back camera. CAMON C9 moves away from the norm,” says Chidi Okonkwo.