Cubot X30 is a sub-$150 smartphone with 5 rear cameras & NFC

Cubot X30 Launched specs price nepal availability

Cubot is a Chinese smartphone brand that mainly focuses on budget-oriented devices. It tries to offer trendy specs and features in an affordable price range. The brand has now announced a budget device with a five-camera array at the back. Let’s learn more about the new Cubot X30, along with its specs, features, expected price, and availability in Nepal.

Cubot X30 Overview

Design and Display

Cubot X30 comes with a 6.4-inch Full View display with an FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2310 pixels. The circular cutout, that houses the front camera, is on the top left corner of the screen. The screen to body ratio on this phone is said to be at 90%.Cubot X30 Design The back panel shows-off the Sunrise design. Cubot has included a layer of 2.5D glass on the back for added protection. It also makes the device feel premium. Cubot X30 is available in three different colors – Blue, Black, and Gradient Green. The rectangular camera module houses the five cameras and an LED flash.

Performance and Memory

Cubot X30 features MediaTek Helio P60 chipset. The SoC is based on TSMC 12nm and features four Cortex A73 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz, alongside four Cortex A53 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz. It was launched back in 2018 and its performance is comparable to that of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 660.

The device is available in two memory configurations. The base model features 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Similarly, the top model has 8GB of RAM paired with 256GB of storage. Users can expand storage using a microSD card but by doing so they won’t be able to use the second sim card.

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Camera

As mentioned earlier, the device features five cameras. The primary camera uses Samsung’s 48MP S5KGM1 lens. Similarly, there is a 16MP sensor for ultra-wide-angle shots. The smartphone also has a dedicated macro (5MP) and depth sensor(2MP). Cubot X30 Penta camera setup

The fifth sensor is the 0.3MP photosensitive lens. On the front, there is a 32MP camera for selfies.

Battery and Others

Cubot X30 is fueled by a decent 4,200mAh battery with support for 10W fast charging. For security, there is a side-mounted capacitive fingerprint sensor. Users can also use the face unlock feature to unlock the phone.

Cubot X30 battery

The device ships with stock Android 10. X30 also features dual-band Wi-Fi and NFC for contactless payment.

Cubot X30 Specifications:

  • Body: 157.05 x 76.44 x 8.5 mm; 212 gm
  • Display: 6.4-inches Full View panel; 90% screen to body ratio
  • Resolution: FHD+ (1080 x 2310 pixels);
  • Chipset: MediaTek Helio P60; 12nm Mobile Platform
  • CPU: Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex A53)
  • RAM: 6/8GB
  • Storage: 128GB/256GB
  • Software & UI: Stock Android 10
  • Rear Camera: Penta-camera;
    – 48MP Samsung S5KGM1 primary shooter
    – 16MP ultra-wide lens
    – 5MP macro sensor
    – 2MP depth sensor
    – 0.3MP photosensitive lens
  • Front Camera: 32MP
  • Security: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor (capacitive)
  • Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz / 5Ghz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/AGPS, USB Type-C, OTG
  • Battery: 4200mAh, 10W (5V, 2A) charging

Cubot X30 Price in Nepal and Availability

Cubot X30 will go on sale starting from July 27 through Aliexpress, where its price is $148.99 for 6/128GB and $178.99 for 8/256GB. Sadly, there is no delivery option for Nepal. However, we expect the price of Cubot X30 in Nepal to start at NPR 20,000 for 6/128GB version, if it launches here in the future.

Smartphone Model Expected Price in Nepal
Cubot X30 (6/128GB) ~ NPR 20,000
Cubot X30 (8/256GB) ~ NPR 23,000
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