Cubot Kingkong Mini
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
Reviews for the Cubot Kingkong Mini
We hadn't tested a smartphone as handy as the Cubot KingKong Mini for a long time. In addition, it is still powerful and offers decent equipment. So is the Cubot mobile phone a real power dwarf?
Source: Android User DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/21/2020
Source: Chinahandys.net DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/29/2020
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 90% display: 80% mobility: 70% workmanship: 90%
The Cubot KingKong Mini is a small handy smartphone from China with a rugged appearance. It has an extremely small and exquisite 4-inch screen, which is convenient to hold in one hand. It can even fit the coin pocket on a jacket. As for the build, the left and right side are made of zinc alloy with high hardness, all corners are covered by imported soft plastic packaging - the whole body has a thick and skidproof texture. It is convenient for one-hand operation. The user’s thumb can easily touch any part of the screen and experience the best single-hand manipulation. By meeting the waterproof rating standard IP65, the Cubot Kingkong Mini is capable of protecting against water, dust, dirt and sand. From each side of the phone, users can feel the safety around it. The camera is a 13MP rear camera capable of accurately capturing pictures with vivid clarity and sharp details. In addition, it is equipped with a 500mA LED flash, which has outstanding performance in night shooting. The 8MP front camera with face beauty makes every selfie lovely, recording all happy moments. With Face ID, users can easily and quickly unlock the smartphone.
For performance, it has fast-lane performance with a MT6761 2.0GHz Quad-Core processor, PowerVR GE8300 GPU, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM. It works seamlessly with popular games. For immersive gaming pleasure, users can expand the storage capacity via a TF card by up to 128 GB. Aside from that, Android 9.0 reduces the waste of hardware and software resources. For additional features, it supports two Nano SIM cards for dual 4G networks, which are suitable for users who often travel abroad. Additionally, the smartphone has an advanced GPS positioning system with gyroscope and geomagnetic sensor, leading users to the precise direction. Users do not have to worry about getting lost. Even in a tunnel with a weak GPS signal, it has strong memory, so users will not lose their way. In conclusion, the Cubot KingKong Mini is small in size but big on performance. It is most suitable for users who often need to travel, given the geomagnetic sensor, gyroscope positioning system and the rugged build.
Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam
Imagination PowerVR GE8300: Integrated graphics card for mid-range ARM SoCs.
These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.
Helio A22 MT6761: ARM based quad core SoC (8x ARM Cortex-A53) clocked at up to 2 GHz. The chip also includes a Cat.7 LTE modem (300 Mbps download).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This is one of the smallest diagonal for smartphones.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.
77.75%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.