As the popularity of Android phones grow, many companies are seeing the potential in emerging markets such as Nigeria and these has given rise to the manufacture of a lot of mid range android phones with impressive specs for affordable prices giving consumers lots of options to choose from. Cubot is one of the new players in the smartphone industry and this smartphone, Cubot S600 sports a 5 inch, 720×1280 pixel JDI IPS touchscreen, uses MiraVision technology for enhanced display quality and comes with a fingerprint scanner and a quad-core processor.
Cubot S600’s is designed using glass and metal with the front and back panels covered with glass and a metal frame holding them. Its rear camera is 16 MP with a Samsung ISOCELL sensor, it also has dual LED flash and autofocus features. The front camera is a decent 5 MP and the video shooting quality is 1080p.
The phone runs Android OS Lollipop v5.1 andis powered by a 64 bit 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735A processor and an ARM Mali-T720 graphics card with 2 GB RAM. The Cubot S600 has 16 GB internal memory expandable to 32 GB via the microSD slot.
For connectivity, the phone has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth and is dual SIM enabled. It is packed with a decent non-removable Li-Ion 2,700 mAh battery and can be found for sale on Jumia and Konga. Its price in Nigeria ranges from 35,000 Naira to 40,000 Naira. Other cheap android phones with similar specs are Leagoo Elite 1 and Doogee Valencia 2 Y100 Pro.