Raila Odinga Jr, Frankie Kiarie grace Tecno launch
It was glitz and glamor as Kenyan celebrities, influencers, local media partners, and related stakeholders came out for the launch of the Tecno Camon 18 series in Kenya on Monday night.
The red carpet event which took place at Mövenpick Hotel in Nairobi saw celebrities arrive in style and elegance with a section posing for photos.
Among the celebrities who graced the event included Raila Odinga Jr, actor Nick Mutuma, NTV news anchor Mark Masai, Diana Marua, and Frankie Kiarie popularly known as Frankie JustGymIt, among others.
The start of the event was marked by a slideshow gallery of exquisite photos captured by the new Camon 18 with the gallery highlighting the stellar camera and videography capabilities of the gadget.
The gallery slideshow transitioned into the main event that was hosted by Mark Masai.
Tecno Kenya brand manager Shiva Zhong, said that the company was committed to its long-term commitment to Africa and other emerging markets across the globe.
“Tecno and the Camon series, in particular, has been about introducing cutting-edge and stylish smartphones to the global emerging market. By using the African market as a launchpad, we have been able to achieve a global footprint and Tecno now has a presence that spans the globe, from Latin America to Southeast Asia. Through your support, Tecno now has over 80,000 points of sale across the world,” he said.
He added that through the support of Tecno customers across Africa, the company has consistently been ranked among the most admired brands in Africa.
The new Camon 18 is designed for the mavericks, those that have a progressive mindset and will stop at nothing to achieve their dreams. This is evident with the technical profile of the smartphone.
The focus point of the Camon 18 is the stabilization technology that ensures a steady camera experience. Additionally, the development of the handset took on three priorities; Pioneering Camera Innovations, Stylish and Exquisite Design, and Superb User Experience.
The series is available in three unique variants, the Camon 18 which will retail Sh22,199, Camon P at Sh27,699 and Camon 18 Premier which will go for Sh39,999.