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Tecno Mobile unveils Camon CX Manchester City limited edition smartphone

Tecno Mobile have launched a limited edition of the Tecno Camon series in Kenya.

The Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition features the English football club’s blue color and its official crest on the back.

The handset stands out for its premium camera upgrades and a pocket friendly price tag.

It stays true to the revolutionary pixel sensor and deionizing camera technologies of the latest Camon CX/ CX Air flagships.


“The smartphone, like its cousins, the TECNO CX/CX Air, comes with dual cameras hosting 4-in-1 light denoising technology. This means the signal-to-noise (SNR) capability is 1.7 times better than the average smartphone and has an incredible capability to shoot beautiful, stunning photography in low-light.” said Stephen Ha, Tecno Mobile General Manager.

Each pixel sensor on the 16MP front and back cameras detect and transmit light from any image as independent signals that collectively forms the final image of a picture.

This state-of-the-art camera technology results in selfies that are thirty percent brighter than selfies from average smartphones.

About 5000 units of the new phone will be available in nine regions around the world including Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Kenya, Tanzania, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and Cameroon.

“To celebrate our partnership with Manchester City, we are proud to provide our consumers with unparalleled mobile experience with the introduction of the new Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition smartphone.” added Mr Ha.


The smartphone has as full-metal casing in City blue, an upgraded storage space of 4GB RAM/ 64GB ROM and is much bigger than Camon CX.

The device boasts of a genuine full metal build carved out of premium aerospace-grade aluminum alloy and finished with subtle curves to deliver an amazing touch to its beautiful looks.

The device boasts of a 5.6mm superb build and an impressive 5.5 FHD screen to give users display in depth and detail.

Tecno customers who unbox the new phone will also enjoy customized gift packs including a City branded selfie stick, water bottle and Bluetooth speakers.

Camon CX Manchester City Limited edition was launched on Jumia online on Monday and will be retailing at Sh30,999. From July 22 the gadget will be on all Tecno branded shops countrywide.