Cubot R11 is one of the affordable bezel-less beauties that has been trending on shopping stores for a while. The R11 sports an 18:9 aspect ratio screen and looks so stunning and beautiful.
It’s also quite affordable, boasting of 2GB RAM and 16GB storage space, this should be more than enough for light users. Those on a budget can now use a sleek looking smartphone without breaking the Bank.
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Cubot R11 Key Specs and Features
・5.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6580
・16GB built-in storage
・13MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
・2800mAh removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
It has a Plastic body but you won’t have a clue because of the way it reflects light beautifully, just like what we saw on the Infinix Note 5. It sports dual curved antenna lines as well.
At the top left corner, we can see the trending iPhone X-like dual shooters at the top left corner. While the fingerprint scanner is at its usual position. It measures 8.85mm in thickness and Available in Black, Gold and Grey colours.
The tall screen gives you more display than bezels, even the narrow bezels are almost non-existent as the company completely got rid of it. Nonetheless, the top and bottom bezel are still visible.
The 5.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen displays good visual effects. It boasts of 1440 x 720 pixels in resolution and 293 pixels per inch density. The screen has 1300:1 contrast ratio with a 2.5D Curved Glass on top.
Hardware and Software
The device is powered by the MediaTek MT6580 chip which was built on a 28nm process technology, so power efficiency might not be that great. Nonetheless, it has 4-cores of processor clocking at 1.3GHz, while the ARM Mali-400 MP2 graphics card controls graphics.
Multitasking light apps shouldn’t be a problem, it has 2GB RAM and that should be enough for light users. For storing files, you get a standard 16GB storage space and a slot to upgrade up to 32GB. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with a modified user interface.
The dual 13MP + 2MP rear shooters capture amazing photographs. It also performs great in the blurring of background and dark environment as well. The 8MP selfie camera handles selfies.
Network and Connectivity
The R11 doesn’t support 4G LTE connectivity, but it will accommodate dual Nano SIM. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB type-C, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS.
The Cubot R11 is powered by a removable Li-Po 2800mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Cubot R11 will be available on shopping stores from August, starting from $99 to $109, that’s about (N35,000 – N40,000).
Full Specification Of Cubot R11
・Announced: January 2018
・Status: Available. February 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: –
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano + Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Plastic
・Dimensions: 150.3 x 71.4 x 8.85mm
・Colour: Black, Gold, Grey
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1440 x 720 pixels
・Pixel Density: 293ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: –
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.3GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6580
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-400 MP2
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 32GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・Back Camera: 13MP + 2MP
・Front Camera: 8MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: No
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No