Cubot X16 4G smartphone with 2GB RAM


A friend of mine asked whether Cubot X16 is a better phone or not. Believe me,  Cubot X16 is a good. With the specifications on paper, Cubot X16 performs just better. One thing that might bring it down is the battery. It features a 2500mAh lithium ion battery.  Of it were above 3000mAh then it will be better. But still 2500mAh is not a meagre this can give you just enough time to enjoy the juices.

Cubot X16 is a 4G/LTE enabled smartphone. This provides you with best performance and download speeds are taken a high notch. Cubot X16 powers up your entire life and provides you with everything you need in terms of speeds. Download movies and video clips at an instant.

Cubot X16 is not a new phone hence it brings on board Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. Lollipop OS provides a better and improved user interface and everything else like power saving management tips.

Cubot X16 4G Smartphone is equipped with a MT6735A 64bit Quad Core processor clocking at a frequency of 1.3GHz. With 2GB of RAM that speeds up the phone and additionally improves multitasking experience.

Build up with a 2GB LPDDR3 RAM with a 16GB eMMc ROM that goes all along to store data like videos, music, pictures etc.

Cubot X16 features a Full HD screen. The screen is a 5.0 inch display. Additionally, it sticks a 1920*1080 pixels screen resolution.
The display screen provides everything that you will need from great graphics with full HD experience.

Cubot X16 promises quite awesome cameras on paper.  The device sports dual camera system. It sports a 16.0 megapixels primary camera with a front camera of 8.0MP for convenient self-capturing and video calling.

Cubot X16 4G Phone Specifications


  • Model: CUBOT X16
  • Brand: Cubot
  • 2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
  • 3G: WCDMA 900/2100MHz
  • 4G: FDD-LTE B1/B3/B7/B20
  • Sim Card: Dual SIM card dual standby(One micro SIM or TF Card + One nano SIM)
  • Color: White


  • OS: Android 5.1
  • CPU: MTK6735A , 1.3GHz 64Bit Quad-core
  • GPU: Mali-T720
  • RAM: 2GB LPDDR3 800MHz
  • ROM: 16GB eMMC4.5 200MHz


  • Size: 5.0 Inch
  • Type: JDI AH-IPS.Capacitive Touch Screen
  • Resolution: 1080x 1920 pixels FHD
  • Pixel Density: 440PPI
  • Color : 16M Colors
  • Shell Material: metal


  • Type: Dual Cameras
  • Front Camera 8.0MP , 88°wide angle, 4P lens , ƒ/2.4 aperture, support Intelligent beauty
  • 16.0MP back camera , Dual ISP Image chips, 5P lens, ƒ/ 2.0 aperture.
  • Features: Blue glass Infra-red filter, dual 450mA High kinetic energy smart flashlight, support face recognition ,real time HDR mode, panoramic view, burst mode and beauty face function


  • GPS Yes, built in, also support A-GPS
  • JAVA :   No
  • WIFI Yes, 802.1.1 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth: v4.0
  • Infrared Port:  No
  • OTG Support: Yes
  • Multi-Touch: Yes, 5 points touch


  • Type: Lithium Ion Polymer.
  • Capacity: 2500mAh Li-polymer battery
  • Removable: No


  • Size: 143.4 x 69.4 x 6.2mm
  • Weight: 150g


  • Price: Ksh. 14,000 ($136.99)
  • Availability: Available at Stores