Tecno Camon X and Tecno Camon CX are two quality mid-rangers that were unveiled as camera-focused devices. These two phones have slightly over a year age difference – Camon CX was released in March, 2017 while Camon X was released in April, 2018. Below is a complete comparison summary that shows whether the Tecno Camon X is better than the Camon CX.
Tecno Camon X Vs Tecno Camon CX: The Similarities
The two devices come with the same in-built storage capacity of 16GB. However, Camon CX a 32GB variant of the Tecno CX is also available. For additional storage, both devices come with a dedicated microSD card slots that support cards of up to 128GB.
Back Camera Set-Up
Both phones feature 16MP rear cameras. Both have a quad ring LED flash.
Both phones have dual SIM support and can connect to 2G, 3G and 4G LTE networks.
Both devices come with the same type of sensors. These sensors include accelerometer, proximity, compass, ambient light and fingerprint. The fingerprint sensors are on the rear.
Tecno Camon CX Vs Tecno Camon X: The Differences
Display Size, Resolution & Design
Tecno Camon X has a bigger display. This smartphone has a 6.0 inches IPS LCD display and it has 18:9 aspect ratio. It is a gorgeous looking phone with thin bezels. Unfortunately, this display does not have full HD resolution (720 x 1440 resolution). Tecno Camon CX on the other hand features a 5.5 inch IPS TFT display with 16:9 aspect ratio. This is a full HD display with 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels resolution.
Tecno Camon X comes with Android v8.1 Oreo out of the box. Camon CX was unveiled with Android v7.0 Nougat, several months before the roll out of Android Oreo.
Tecno Camon X is a better performer. It features a 2.0GHz Octa Core Mediatek Helio P23 processor that is coupled 3GB of RAM. Tecno Camon CX comes with a 1.4GHz Octa-Core Mediatek MT6750T processor paired with 2GB of RAM.
The two devices are regarded as camera-centric devices but Camon X features a better selfie shooter than that of the Camon CX. Camon X has a 20MP selfie camera with dual LED flash while Camon CX features a 16MP with dual LED flash as well.
Tecno Camon CX body is made from aluminum. The Camon X has a polycarbonate body with thin bezels.
Tecno Camon X comes with a bigger battery capacity of 3750mAh while Tecno Camon CX features a 3200mAh battery.
Face ID Unlock
Tecno Camon X comes with the Face ID unlock feature in addition to a fingerprint scanner. The CX lacks this feature.
Tecno Camon X Vs Tecno Camon X: Side By Side Specs Comparison
|Tecno Camon X||Tecno Camon CX|
|LAUNCH||April, 2018||March, 2017|
|Dimensions||158.6mm x 75.8mm x 5.2mm||152.8mm x 75.8mm x 7.75mm|
|Body Material||plastic body, front glass||aluminum body, front glass|
|SIM||Nano SIM||Nano SIM|
|Size||6.0 inches||5.65 inches|
|Type||IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colors||IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colors|
|Resolution||720 pixels x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (268PPI)||1080 pixels x 1920 pixels, 18:9 ratio (364PPI)|
|Operating System||Android v8.1 Oreo||Android v7.0 Nougat|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio P23||MediaTek MT6750T|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.0GHz||Octa-core 1.5 GHz|
|Micro SD Slot||Yes, up to 128GB||Yes, up to 256GB|
|Back||16 Megapixels||16 Megapixels|
|Front||20 Megapixels||16 Megapixels|
|Type||Li-Po, non-removable||Li-Po, non-removable|
Tecno Camon X
Tecno Camon CX
|Phone Place|| KSh13,000.00 |
|Phone Point|| KSh16,000.00 |