While a lot of Chinese smartphone companies are already ruling the Nepali smartphone market, yet another brand is now, here in Nepal. Cubot Smartphones made debut in Nepal with 6 phone models, comprising of entry-level phones and budget phones under Rs.20000. Kasthamandap Asia International Pvt. Ltd. (KAI) is the official national distributor for the Cubot brand in Nepal.
The various phone models range from having 1 GB RAM to 3 GB and have between 16 GB to 32 GB of storage. Also, these phones aim to provide value for money to the Nepali people, according to the company.
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Cubot Mobiles Overview
The phones that are here are Cubot J3, Cubot R9, Cubot R11, Cubot Note Plus, Cubot Magic and Cubot Nova.
Out of these, the J3 is the most entry-level phone with modest specs. It has a 5″ display, 8 MP rear camera and a 5 MP selfie camera. Inside, it features a modest 1 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage with a small 2000 mAh battery. It costs Rs.9500 in the Nepali market.
Secondly, costing Rs.12,675, we have the Cubot R9. This, too, has a 5″ display, but packs a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP selfie shooter. Inside, it has 2 GB or RAM, 16 GB internal storage and also a 2600 mAh battery.
Then we have the Cubot R11, which has a larger 5.5″ display, a 13 MP + 2 MP dual rear camera and an 8 MP front camera. It packs a 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal storage and a 2800 mAh battery. This phone is priced at Rs. 14300.
Next, there’s the Cubot Magic. It has, again, a 5″ display with a dual camera setup at the back, comprising of 13 MP + 2 MP sensors. There’s also a 5 MP front camera. You get a good 3 GB RAM with 16 GB storage, and a 2600 mAh battery. And it costs Rs.14820.
Moving on, there’s the Cubot Note Plus. It has a 5.2″ display, a single 16 MP camera,
Lastly, you have the Cubot Nova. Out of all these phones, this costs the most. It has a 5.5″ display, a 13 MP rear camera, and an 8 MP selfie camera. Also, it packs a 3 GB RAM with 16 GB storage and 2800 mAh battery. And this one is priced at Rs.16,375.
So, there you have it. A list of the Cubot phones that debuted in Nepal. With the features they pack, they certainly will not be anything mind-blowing. However, they might be a good value for money. But in an already saturated market ruled mostly by Chinese brands, another Chinese brand might have to work very hard.
What do you think about this brand? Will this be able to hold its own, or will it go try? Give us your opinions.