Win big: Tecno gives consumers reasons to celebrate Camon 17P arrival in SA

The latest offering from Africa's top smartphone brand, Camon 17P has officially arrived in South Africa. To celebrate, Chinese tech manufacturer Techno Mobile is giving away amazing prizes as part of its #TimeToStandOut selfie-challenge, including the new Camon 17P handset.


Boasting what several tech critics believe to be the clearest selfie camera on the market, Camon 17P smartphone launched in South Africa on Friday, October 21. To celebrate this elegantly designed device with world-class camera technology in the form of the 16MP Clear Selfie Camera and 64MP AI Camera, along with the super-efficient G85 Octa-core processor, Tecno is giving away exciting prizes as part of the #TimeToStandOut selfie-challenge.

Sitting close with some of the best big screens available out there, the device boast a 6.8inch full high-definition screen with 90Hz refresh rate for an incomparable immersive cinema experience. With the groundbreaking 5000mAh 18W Flash Charging battery to ensure your phone is always ready to go when you are, the arrival of the Camon 17P marks a watershed moment in the local smartphone market.

Tecno Mobile is giving away the 16MP selfie/64MP AI main camera equipped Camon 17P smartphone to the deserving winner as as part of the #TimeToStandOut selfie-challenge.

The phone’s many high-tech features, which include a 16MP super clear selfie camera and 64MP AI main camera, speak directly to the younger generations and the young-at-heart who desire smartphone features that do not simply function, but use them as tools of self-expression which amplify who they are – bold, passionate and go-getting individuals.

Here’s how to win

It’s a selfie challenge – Tecno is searching for the best selfies, the ones that stand out from the rest.

To enter the competition, participants need to be creative with their selfies to show what makes them stand out from the crowd.

Entrants need to share their selfies on their favourite social media networks using the campaign hashtags #TECNOMobileZA #CAMON17P #TimeToStandOut #MediaTek and like the @TECNOMobileSouthAfrica Facebook page.

Prizes include cash prizes as well as the chance to win the world’s clearest selfie-camera, the Camon 17P.

To learn more about the New CAMON 17P visit:

Camon 17P; availability & pricing

The Transsion-owned handset retails at R4999 at selected outlets, including Game, Jet, Mr Price, The Foschini Group, Dunns, Edgars, PEP, Ackermans and Takealot. 

Its launch is preceded by a insightful film titled, Rise of the Selfie, which dives into the selfie’s history and how it has become such an essential feature of the current generation.