TECNO Mobile Uganda Partners with MTN Uganda to Unveil AI-Enhanced CAMON 30 Series

Innovative technology brand TECNO today unveiled the CAMON 30 Pro 5G, CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30 models of its newest CAMON 30 Series, delivering an extremely powerful flagship imaging experience, elevating the joy of video and image-making to new heights. Building on TECNO’s design philosophy for the CAMON range, the CAMON 30 Series empowers modern users to take a leading role in life through professional-level imaging and exquisite, stylish design.

TECNO Mobile Uganda and its partners, officially unveiled the highly anticipated CAMON 30 series, setting a new standard for innovation and excellence in mobile technology. The groundbreaking series was launched today at Serena Hotel with a promise to revolutionize the smartphone experience with its cutting-edge features and capabilities.

The exceptional CAMON 30 Pro 5G brings the night to life with a powerful 1/1.56” sensor Sony IMX890 50MP OIS Main Camera. With a 50MP Eye-tracking Autofocus Front Camera and pioneering AI-powered functions like Social Turbo, AIGC Portrait and more, the Series re-imagines selfies, group shots and video calling. In a nod to beloved classic camera design, the CAMON 30 Series sports an iconic Classic Side-axis Camera Design that will make every user feel like a pro photographer. The Series offers commanding performance with a MediaTek Dimensity 8200 Ultimate 5G chip, up to a huge 512GB+24GB memory and a powerful 70W Ultra Charge 5000mAh battery.

“We’re thrilled to introduce the new CAMON 30 Series, a testament to TECNO’s unwavering dedication to delivering state-of-the-art technologies for our valued users,” said Timmy Shen, the Country Director of TECNO. “Incorporating flagship imaging technologies and advanced AI functions, the new Series reflects the bold strides TECNO is taking to explore new possibilities while pushing for more premium experiences.”

We are committed to create the new generation of flagship imaging devices, taking inspiration from the design of classic side-axis cameras to bring you a refreshing design experience.

We implore all our customers countrywide to take this opportunity and experience the latest technology on a well thought through device that is manufactured to ease their life as they go on with their day-to-day activities.

The CAMON 30 series can be bought on installments from our partners Take Now and Easy Buy and get a 30% discount on initial deposit and 12% interest after final deposit, they can also buy it from Jumia.

We have also created a fantastic opportunity for customers who have old TECNO phones to swap to the latest CAMON 30 series at our Carlcare Service center located on Kampala Boulevard Level 2.” Concluded Mr. Timmy.

Commenting on the collaboration, Somdev Sen, MTN Uganda’s Chief Marketing Officer, highlighted the significance of the partnership, stating, “The launch of the Tecno Camon 30 Series is testament to MTN’s commitment and strong belief that everybody deserves the benefits of a modern connected life.”

As part of MTN’s Ambition 2025 strategy, which focuses on leveraging digital solutions to drive Africa’s progress, the collaboration with TECNO reaffirms MTN’s dedication to providing industry-leading connectivity services and products. Somdev emphasized MTN’s commitment to delivering unrivaled connectivity on its unstoppable network, with high speeds and affordable offers.

Furthermore, to kickstart the unstoppable experience powered by the Tecno Camon Series, MTN will automatically provide 3GB free data per month for the first three months to all customers. This initiative aims to enable customers to explore the full potential of the CAMON 30 Series and experience the power of MTN’s unstoppable 4G+/5G network across the country.

A Flagship Imaging Experience for Day and Night

With standout hardware and state-of-the-art AI functions, the CAMON 30 Series helps users photograph people and places in stunning detail and in any light. The CAMON 30 Pro 5G is equipped with a Sony IMX890 50MP OIS Main Camera with an ultra-sensitive 1/1.56” sensor for super-sensitive nighttime portraits. As well as the large sensor, a 1.0μm pixel size, F/1.88 aperture, OIS optical anti-shake and industry-leading pixel fusion technology mean users won’t miss a detail in the day, and can capture all the drama in the dark. The model also features a 114° 50MP Anti-Distortion Wide-Angle & Macro Lens for shooting everything from giant glaciers to tiny snowflakes. This lens has a Macro Mode that keeps subjects in focus from as close as 2.5cm, while edge distortion is minimized to as low as 1.6% and images remain clear even when 10x magnified. CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30 also empower users to capture the magic of the night thanks to a 50MP OIS Steady Night Portrait main camera with optical image stabilization for ultra-steady shots.

Helping users to shoot flawless group shots and superbly detailed selfies, the CAMON 30 Pro 5G, CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30 all feature an exceptional 50MP Eye-tracking Autofocus Front Camera. The lens boasts advanced eye tracking and a focusing speed within 100 milliseconds to keep everything in focus. Meanwhile, this lens lets CAMON 30 Pro 5G users elevate their vlogging in immaculate 4K60fps resolution.

As a pioneer of AI, the CAMON 30 Series brings users a fresh perspective on imaging. With Social Turbo, TECNO is the first brand to open up new ways of video gameplay in third-party apps for more interactive and engaging video calling. The new function lets users enjoy voice changing, video background changing, video beauty functions, Tmoji avatars and fill lighting for dark environments, so anyone can quickly disguise a messy room or look their best for surprise incoming calls.

Besides Social Turbo, the Series provides users with a handy AI Erase function for rescuing perfect shots that are ruined by wandering strangers – with people and objects erased. The Series is also TECNO’s first to feature groundbreaking Universal Tone, the most advanced AI-powered multi-skin tone imaging technology. Using AI algorithms based on unbiased data, it ensures that all users are truly reflected in every shot. Finally, CAMON 30 Pro 5G also features the industry’s first built-in AIGC Portrait function, removing the hassle of third-party apps to let users invent creative personalized portraits for on-trend, fashionable and fun social media avatars.

Cutting-edge, Stylish Design Inspired by the Classics

The CAMON 30 Series’ iconic design will make every user feel like a fashion-forward professional photographer. With the soul of a classic camera design modernized in a sleek smartphone, the CAMON 30 Series’ Classic Side-axis Camera Design blends classic flair with contemporary aesthetic taste for stylish consumers. The Series features an elegant, intelligent Action Dot that adds a touch of retro spirit while also acting as an indicator for video recording, voice assistant wake-up alerts, charging status alerts, infrared remote status and more.The Series is also streamlined and lightweight, ensuring using it is functional and comfortable to use as well as fashionable. The CAMON 30 Pro 5G measures just 7.7mm in thickness and weighs just 189g (slightly different weight for glass and leather versions). CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30 are similarly sleek, while the Series also has around a 94% ultimate screen-to-body ratio.

The CAMON 30 Series comes in a wide range of appealing colors, including Alps Snowy Silver, Iceland Basaltic Dark, Uyuni Salt White, and Emerald Lake Green.

Exceptional Audiovisuals for Impactful Entertainment

CAMON 30 Series users are in for a sense sensation with upgraded audiovisual features for gaming, videos and music. While the CAMON 30 Pro 5G features a captivating 6.78” 144Hz AMOLED screen, the entire Series is equipped with the incredible Dolby Atmos for the first time in CAMON’s history. With Dolby Atmos, music is fuller and more balanced, dialogue is crisper in videos, and gaming is optimized with a wider soundfield and clearer bass. Also boasting a Stereo Dual Speaker, the CAMON 30 Series delivers enticingly immersive audio that puts users at the heart of the action in their favorite movies or games.

Whether its answering calls on rainy days or replying to messages after hand washing, the CAMON 30 Series’ Wet Hand Touch technology allows users to continue easily operating the device even with wet hands. The Series is also IP54 resistant to protect from water splashes and dust.

More Power, Fewer Worries with A Mighty Battery

The CAMON 30 Series delivers premium power for imaging adventures and unforgettable gameplay with a tantalizing trio of performance highlights. First, the CAMON 30 Pro 5G is equipped with the outstanding MediaTek Dimensity 8200 Ultimate 5G chip. The TSMC 4nm chip provides flagship performance, Imagiq 785 image processing, exceptional efficiency and enhanced battery life. Meanwhile, the CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30 are powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 7020 5G and Helio G99 Ultimate Octa-Core chips respectively. Second, the CAMON 30 Series offers a huge memory of up to 512GB+24GB (12GB Extended RAM). And third, the Series offers advanced 9-layer gaming-grade cooling for high-octane gaming (excluding CAMON 30).

Finally, with a massive 5000mAh battery, CAMON 30 Series users can enjoy up to a fantastic 6.46 hours of gaming, 33.81 hours of calling, or 9.34 hours of video viewing on just one charge. For long-term peace of mind, the battery has a long lifespan of at least 1600 charge cycles, and it will maintain over 80% of its effective capacity after four years. Users who are always on the go will also benefit from the CAMON 30 Series’ 70W Ultra Charge, capable of charging the device from 0% to 50% in just 16 minutes for a powerful battery boost in a flash.

It should be noted that over the years, TECNO has developed into a recognized AIoT leader in its target markets, delivering state-of-the-art innovation through a wide range of smartphones, smart wearables, laptops and tablets, HiOS operating systems and smart home products. Guided by its brand essence of “Stop At Nothing”, TECNO is committed to unlocking the best and newest technologies for forward-looking individuals. By creating stylish, intelligent products.

The CAMON 30 Series is now officially available in Uganda with the CAMON 30 Pro 5G, CAMON 30 5G and CAMON 30. It is available in all TECNO Accredited shops, on Jumia, MTN service centers and on installments from Take Now and Easy Buy nationwide with prices ranging from;

CAMON 30 Pro 5G: 1,790,000UGX (RRP)

CAMON 30 5G: 1,470,000UGX (RRP)

CAMON 30: 978,000UGX (RRP)

Anita Atuhaire