Tecno Camon iSky 2 was introduced alongside the Camon iAce in India by Tecno Mobile. The Camon iSky 2 is the updated version of the Camon iSky we reported earlier.
In terms of specs and features, it’s similar to the Camon iAce. Although, it sports the trendy iPhone X-like dual rear camera and a rear fingerprint scanner which completes the Face Unlock feature.
Tecno Camon iSky 2 Key Specs and Features
・5.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6739
・16GB built-in storage
・13MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
・3050mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery
Design And Display
The Camon iSky 2 looks like most budget-friendly smartphones from Tecno Mobile, although the camera placement definitely caught our attention. The dual shooters are vertical at the top left corner with the LED flash in-between.
The fingerprint scanner sits at its usual position, just in case you don’t like the Face Unlock feature. The Tecno logo sits under the scanner while the loudspeaker is at the bottom corner. It will be available in Black, Champagne and Red colours
It’s built around the trendy 18:9 Full View screen just like the iAce with super minimal bezels going on at the front. The selfie camera, front LED flash and speaker sits at the top.
There’s a 5.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 293 pixels per inch density for clear and sharp visuals.
Hardware and Software
The same MediaTek MT6739 low-end chip runs the race here with its 28nm process node and quad-core processor clocking at 1.5GHz. In the graphics department, the PowerVR GE8100 graphics card does the job.
For multitasking, it comes with a standard 2GB of RAM space. The storage space is also pegged at 16GB storage space, but you can expand up to 128GB with a memory card. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with HiOS 3.4 skin on top as well.
Camera, Network And Connectivity
Tecno topped it up a notch in terms of photography, it’s equipped with dual 13MP + 2MP rear shooters with f/2.2 aperture and a LED flash for low light shots. The same 8MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture is present here as well for selfies.
The Camon iSky 2 supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
Battery, Price And Availability
The Tecno Camon iSky 2 is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 3050mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Tecno Camon iSky 2 will be available on shopping stores, starting from $89 to $99, that’s about (N30,000 – N35,000).
Full Specification Of Tecno Camon iSky 2
・Announced: August 2018
・Status: Available. August 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)
・Material Type: Plastic
・Colour: Black, Champagne, Red
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
・Pixel Density: 293ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: –
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.5GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6739
・Graphics Processing Unit: PowerVR GE8100
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・Back Camera: 13MP + 2MP
・Front Camera: 8MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No