Cubot has been continuously releasing smartphones for the high-end category this year starting from the X15, X16, and then most lately the X17. But the company has not forgotten the other smartphone categories with today’s unveiling of the mid-range P12, the successor to the P11 which was launched a few months ago.
The Cubot P12 features a metal frame, a plastic back cover, and a 5-inch 720p HD display protected by a panel of 2.5D arc curved glass. It measures around 143.9 x 71.5 x 8.1mm and comes in either white or black.
On the inside, the P12 features a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580 processor, a Mali-400MP graphics chip, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, and support for expandable storage up to 32GB via microSD.
Connectivity-wise, the P12 features Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, and NFC. It also has a micro-USB 2.0 port for data and charging.
The P12 is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with HDR, auto-focus, geo-tagging, panorama capture, and an LED flash. It’s also equipped with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera and a 2200mAh Li-Polymer battery.
Whilte the exact release date of the Cubot P12 was not announced, the company did say that it will hit the market fairly soon. As for its price, the P12 will be priced at around US$100.
Interested buyers may want to follow the official Cubot Facebook page to get updates on the P12 as well as the company’s other products.