- Brand: CUBOT
- Price (Ksh): 10001-15000
- Screen size: 5.0-5.4 inches
- Sim type: Dual SIM(Micro-SIM/Mini-SIM)
- Operating System: Android
- Storage Capacity: 16GB
- Camera Resolution: 13.0MP
- Network supported: 2G/3G
- RAM: 2GB
- Battery Capacity: 2200-3999mAh
China is always sure of itself when manufacturing any new device. Their products are known to be of low prices more so when it comes to smartphones. Cubot X9 is one of their product that is selling like a hotcake currently. The smartphone has good looks with hardware that truly matches the IPhone 6. Its specifications are top-notch, and it is selling at a low price that any average Kenyan can afford. The overhaul features looks more attractive more than the previous Cubot phones. As a mid-range smartphone, Cubot X9 is of high configuration with an attracting display. On good thing about Cubot X9 is that it has a metal body. It’s available on Kilimall at a competitive price.
5.0 IPS HD Display and Design
With a little uniqueness, Cubot X9 resembles the iPhone 6 with a thickness of 6.9mm weighing 125 grams. The back is smooth and shiny and feels perfect to hold it with the back cover which is non-removable. Thanks to Cubot Mobile designers since the camera and the LED flash doesn’t protrude outside except the Cubot Logo that looks similar to that of IPhone. At the top of this phone, there is the 3.5mm headphone jack, the volume and power button at the right side giving a premium look to this phone. The Micro USB port and the two speakers are located at the bottom just like the said IPhone 6.
The screen of Cubot X9 has a resolution of 720p with vibrant colors and clear text on Full-HD1080P display that supports H.265 video processor. You will find the LED notification located in between the capacitive home buttons and the menu. Also, find the IPS panel with 5" HD IPS/LTPS LCD display. The resolution has a depth of 16M Color.1280 * 720 High definition resolution and a 293.72 PPI. It’s because of this that you will find a promising and a responsive screen just at the palm of your hands. One good thing about Chinese manufacturers is the making of their screens; this screen remains bright and clear even at the lowest settings.
Software and Performance
Cubot X9 runs on Android 4.4 something which is similar to iOS according to its customization. One unique thing here is the glove touch that will allow you to us this phone while wearing gloves. When you are tired with double-touch, you can enjoy gesture controls with this smartphone. For a good responsiveness, Cubot X9 comes with 1.4 GHz MTK6592M Octa-Core Processor and 2GB RAM to ease your heavy browsing. You are free to enjoy gaming without any notable hiccups. Additionally, get a good user experience since this phone has an 8 core processor that ensures it does not lag behind at all. The Android 4.4 KitKat OS amongst the best you can have at this point
For an excellent responsiveness, Cubot X9 comes with 2GB of RAM and a whopping 16GB internal memory. Now, the 16GB is available for the internal use; you can add a MicroSD card up to 64GB memory and store your large files including HD movies.
13MP/8MP CameraThe camera of Cubot X9 can be used along with the stock Android app to interpolate to 13MP-5P lens. The front camera is 8MP-4P lens(Intelligent beauty) suitable for both indoor and outdoor mobile photography. Also, the video is 1080p for the best videos during that special day out.
The phone also has an amazing front-facing camera and its videos are clearer than other smartphones in the market. The images produced are very sharp due to the high speed of the shutter. It’s all about decent selfies with the Cubot X9 front camera because, at the end of the day, you are getting a decent camera at a very low price.
2200 mAh Lithium Battery
One thing that we all look upon in a new phone is the battery. Cubot X9 comes with a 2200 mAh Lithium battery that will perform above your expectations. For a long lasting battery, keeping the brightness low will see this phone going to the second day without additional charge. This phone can also endure 4 hours of an active screen without getting a low battery warning. This battery is just fit for this phone owing to the fact that it was designed small to fit the design of this Cubot X9. As per the phone’s power requirement, the battery power capacity seems fit to the selling price.
- 5.0 IPS OGS HD Display, 720 x 1280 pixels
- Android 4.4 (KitKat)
- Memory 2GB
- Inbuilt Memory 16GB
- Memory Card 64GB
- · 1.4 GHz MTK6592M Octa-Core Processor
- Back Camera 13 Megapixels
- Front Camera 8 Megapixels
- 2200 mAh