Cubot P12 : $100 Smartphone With Decent Specs

by Suhaib 1

Cubot from China has launched yet another smartphone aimed at disrupting already crowded budget segment. P12, as the smartphone has been dubbed by the brand come with decent specifications and is one of the well designed handsets currently in the market. This smartphone is available for purchase at Amazon and Ebay online stores carrying a price of around $100.


Cubot P12 sports a regular 5-inch HD IPS display carved from a 2.5D curve glass. P12 is powered by a Quad core MediaTek Mt6580 processor clocking 1.3 GHz coupled with a meager 1GB of RAM. The less amount of RAM is definitely on the downside as there are large number of smartphones with at least 2 GB RAM or more in the market right now.


Cubot P12 comes with 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB with microSD card. This smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. Whether or not it will get the Marshmallow upgrade is not confirmed at the moment.


Cubot P12 sports 8 MP (interpolated 13 MP) rear camera and a 5 MP (interpolated 8 MP) front facing camera. It is powered by a 2200 mAh battery which will keep it running throughout the day on normal to moderate usage.


That being said Cubot P12 come with a hoard of Gesture Sensing features to easily operate the phone. Cubot P12 will be available in Black and White colors as mentioned on the online stores.