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Cubot A10 (2024)

Android OS v14.0
Unisoc Tiger T606
Mali-G57 MP2
4 GB / 128 GB
6.56 inch (720 x 1612 px)
48 + 0.3 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus

Cubot introduced the A10 smartphone in 2024. The manufacturer offers this phone with a 6.56 inch IPS display, a Unisoc Tiger T606 SoC, and 4 GB of RAM. It comes with Android OS v14.0 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 5100 mAh battery.

Does this phone justify its price tag? I hope to provide clarity by the conclusion of my review.

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This article shares our personal experiences and thoughts about using the Cubot A10 smartphone. We hope to offer helpful insights to others interested in this device.

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Cubot A10 specifications

BrandCubot
NameA10
ModelA10
Release date2024
Price$120

Weight, dimensions, colors

Weight7.05 oz
Dimensions6.52 x 2.97 x 0.41 inch
Colorsblack, blue, purple
SIM typeNano SIM

The weight of Cubot A10 is about 7.05 oz with battery. This is average for smartphones of the same size. Smartphones use a Nano SIM as a small chipcard for a subscriber identity module (SIM).

System, chipset, performance

OS versionAndroid OS v14.0
SoCUnisoc Tiger T606
CPUOcta-core, Dual-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A75, Hexa-core 1.4 Ghz Cortex-A55
GPUMali-G57 MP2
PerformanceAnTuTu v10: 239772

The Cubot A10 comes with Android OS v14.0 out of the box. The Android operating system uses the Linux kernel as its foundation. It includes a user interface, middleware, and many pre-installed applications. It's a powerful Unisoc Tiger T606 octa-core processor. It can handle complex tasks and run many applications. Many mobile devices use ARM Mali GPUs. They are well known for their good performance and power efficiency. We use AnTuTu app to measure general processing performance. AnTuTu Benchmark is the most popular benchmark app for Android phones.

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Display type, size, resolution

Display typeIPS
Screen size6.56 inch
Resolution720 x 1612 px
Multitouch supportyes

The 6.56 inch IPS display has better features. These include optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, and unchanging color reproduction. The 6.56 inch display should be big enough for our needs. It will make viewing comfortable. This is true whether we're reading, browsing, or watching. The size of the screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner.

Memory, storage

RAM4 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

The Cubot A10 comes with 4 GB of RAM, which is considered to be sufficient for most users' needs. The needed RAM amount for good performance depends on factors. These include the OS, the apps, and the services we use. The A10 has 128 GB of internal storage, which is more than enough for their needs. We can expand the internal storage (128 GB) with a compatible microSD card.

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Cameras, flash

Main camera48 + 0.3 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED
Selfie camera16 MP

The A10 has a multi-camera setup. It lets us adapt to different photography situations. We can achieve various perspectives and compositions. The A10 comes with a basic camera setup and lacks any advanced features.

Connectivity, network, wireless

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Worldwide, people use 4G networks. They have become the standard for mobile networks in many countries. This phone like all modern smartphones, is capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networks. The A10 smartphone is capable of connecting to Bluetooth devices. This phone has a built-in GPS. The phone isn't NFC (Near Field Communication) capable. NFC is not essential for basic phone functionality, but it can be useful. The 3.5 mm headphone jack allows us to connect wired headphones or earphones to the device.

Battery type, capacity, charger

TypeLi-Ion 5100 mAh
Charger10 W

The Li-Ion 5100 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery. It does not need periodic full discharge. We can simply buy a new battery from the open market and interchange it by ourselves.

Features, sensors, specials

Sensorsaccelerometer, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Fast charging

Today, smartphones come with many sensors. They help make the user experience better. The A10 smartphone has an accelerometer. The light sensor detects the level of light in the environment. Dual SIM is great for businesses. They want to give staff a device with separate numbers and bills for personal and business use. The fast charging technology comes in handy when we need quick juice on our device.

Verdict, pros and cons

Every phone has its strengths and weaknesses, and this Cubot phone is no exception. As with any device, there are aspects that shine and others that fall short. By examining both sides, we can paint a complete picture of what this phone has to offer. Let's explore its standout features and areas for improvement. Remember, this is just my opinion, and yours might be different.

Pros

  • pocket-friendly price
  • appropriate screen size
  • adequate memory
  • generous internal storage
  • microSD slot
  • multicamera setup
  • good battery
  • Dual SIM support

Cons

  • weak performance
  • no OIS function
  • no 5G support
  • no NFC feature
  • no digital compass
  • no fingerprint reader
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Updated: June 18, 2024

Lucas Bradley I'm Lucas Bradley, the founder of the Phone42.com site. I love technology, especially smartphones, and I've been working with tech stuff for more than 20 years. This means I've seen a lot of changes and have learned a bunch about what makes a good phone. On Phone42.com, I look at all kinds of phones. They can be from big, well-known companies or new ones trying to make their mark. I want to help people understand what's new and cool in the world of smartphones, in a way that's easy to get.
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