Tecno Camon CX Air Review (Full Specifications and Price)

tecno camon cx air

Mid last year, Tecno released the Tecno Camon CX Air, a liter version of the Tecno Camon CX. A mid-range Android device with average features.

The Tecno Camon CX Air is more of a toned down mid-range device. It also boasts of 2Gb RAM and 16Gb inbuilt memory. There’s a MediaTek MT6735 CPU with 4 cores clocked at 1.25GHz and a Mali-T720 handling graphics.

Here is a roundup of the qualities of this mid-range device from Tecno.

Design and Display

tecno camon cx air

The Tecno Camon CX Air sports an aluminum back and has its front covered with a glass material.

This device comes with a 153.7 x 75.4 x 6.16 mm dimension. With a weight of about 165g.

The Tecno Camon CX Air has a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS Capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colors. With a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels, it has a 16:9 aspect ratio (~267 ppi density).

Tecno Camon CX Air comes as a Dual-Sim model. Also, the top edge has a 3.5mm headphone jack, and the left side has a dual sim tray. In addition, there’s a dedicated microSD slot.

This Smartphone also allows Multitouch. Furthermore, it comes in three colors: Champagne Gold, Sky Grey, and Elegant Blue.

Hardware and Software

tecno camon cx air

The Tecno Camon CX Air smartphone comes with the Android 7.1 (Nougat) Android operating system, based on HiOS.

Tecno Camon CX Air is powered by a MediaTek MT6735 chipset with a 32-bit processor. It also comes with a Quad-core processor that clocks at 1.25GHz.

Furthermore, it uses a Mali-T720 MP2 GPU for its graphics handling.

The Tecno Camon CX Air comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage. The inbuilt memory can be expanded to 128Gb with the use of a microSD card.

Other sensors on this device are Accelerometer, Fingerprint scanner (Rear Mounted), Ambient Light, and proximity sensors.

Camera and Battery

tecno camon cx air

The Tecno Camon CX Air sports a 13 MP (f/1.9, 28mm) rear camera. With autofocus, and dual-LED flash.

In front, there’s a 13 MP, f/2.2 camera, with dual-LED flash. For one of the best selfies, even in low light conditions.

Other features of this camera include Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama.

As for the battery, there’s a Non-removable Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery.


The expected price of the Tecno Camon CX Air is about N45,000 depending on your location.

Full Specifications

Finally here are the full specifications of this Tecno device.

LAUNCH Announced 2017, August
Status Available. Released in 2017, September
BODY Dimensions 153.7 x 75.4 x 6.16 mm (4.97 x 2.84 x 0.29 in)
Weight 165 g (6.17 oz)
Build Aluminum body, Glass front
SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY Type Full HD IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~71.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~267 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
PLATFORM OS Android 7.1 (Nougat) + HiOS
Chipset MediaTek MT6735
CPU Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T720 MP2
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary 13 MP (f/1.9, 28mm), autofocus, dual-LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video [email protected]
Secondary 13 MP, f/2.2, dual-LED flash
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0
FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, Rear-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BATTERY Removable Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery


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