It seems like weekly companies launching new smartphones. We take a look at the Cubot X15 which is priced at $165.99. With its 16-megapixel camera, MTK6735 64bit Quad Core processor, and affordable price tag, Cubot X15 aims high.
Despite being cheaper than the other competitors sporting comparable specs, the Cubot X15 is one of the best flagship handsets in the market today. As one of the leading smartphone makers in China, the Cubot build quality and features and especially camera performance has surprised many with its affordable but high-quality handsets.
Features & Performance
As for the specs? The X15 is a monster in every way. The device is pretty handsome on the outside, but it’s also something of a beast on the inside too. The Cubot X15 comes with pretty impressive specs for its price point and features a 5.5-inch FHD display with 1920 X1080p. The device is powered by a quad-core MTK6735 64bit processor and has 2GB of RAM.
The front panel has a camera, sensors and below the 5.5inch FHD display, you have the three touch button. On the back, it has the 8M camera with 1A Flash and at the bottom it has Cubot logo.
The phone also has a 16MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8MP front camera, which is first of its kind in a device front 8MP camera which is priced low.
The internal storage of the device 16GB and you can upgrade up to 32GB using expandable memory. The best part of the device is gesture and OTG support. You can wake, access camera, play music using simple gestures. With OTG, you can connect your external drives with a USB cable on the go.
The display of the device is pretty good and offers good quality. The IPS display offers good viewing angles and even in the outdoor sunlight, the display is clearly visible. We don’t see too many devices in the under $160 pricing with an HD resolution and a display that is really great to use. The browsing on the device is a pretty smooth experience, touch response of the screen is great.
The X15 also comes with Hotknot features, which uses NFC to communicate and transfer file sharing on the go. Coming to gaming performance the device is capable of playing almost all high-end hits in the Play Store. The device is a dual SIM 3G nad 4G capable, the signal quality is good and we did not have any issues like dropped calls or signal issues.
Talking about the buttons and ports, the right edge houses the volume keys and power button. Other key features include the gestures, gravity sensors, Ambient Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor are adding more attraction to the device.
Display: 5.5 inch 2.5D FHD Screen, 1920×1080 pixels
CPU: MTK6735 64bit Quad Core, 1.3GHz
System: Android 5.1
RAM + ROM: 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM
Camera: Back camera 16.0MP dw9714 graphic sensor, 5P lens, f/1.8 aperture + front 8.0MP f/2.0 aperture
Features: OTG, HotKnot
SIM Card: Dual SIM dual standby, Micro SIM, Nano SIM
2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
3G: WCDMA 900/1900/2100MHz
4G: LTE 800/1800/2100/2600MHz