There is a good deal to like with Cubot’s array of rugged smartphones and its latest release — the Cubot King Kong 7 — demonstrats how Cubot is innovating with its cameras.

This rugged IP68 and 69K cell phone is water resistant, dustproof and shockproof. It is a little bigger than the King Kong 5 Professional at 166.7 x 83.5mm, but slimmer at 14mm and it is lighter as well at 267g.

within the box there is the cellphone, a USB form-C charging cable, and a energy adapter. There is also a SIM pin and as there is no headphone jack on the King Kong 7, there are earphones with a type-C connector in the box. There is also a brief begin leaflet exhibiting in which the buttons are – but not substantially else.

The King Kong 7 does not have a great deal paraphernalia externally. On the remaining hand side of the phone there is a quantity button and the twin SIM slot. At the bottom of the cellular phone there is a sort-C charging slot hidden behind a rubber bumper.

On the ideal hand aspect of the mobile phone there is the electrical power button at the top, and a fingerprint sensor. 

At the bottom there is an unobtrusive customized button. Browsing for ‘custom’, ‘key’, or ‘button’ in Configurations brings up the option to use this button to swiftly invoke the digicam, open an app, or to get a screenshot. One- and double-clicking the button does practically nothing, and prolonged urgent the button will open the digital camera. I searched via the full settings menu and discovered no info on how to configure this button.  There is no info on the quick start manual – which only alerted me to the simple fact that there essentially was a custom made button concealed in the casing. I am baffled about how to configure this button and have admitted defeat.

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Inside of the cell phone there is a MediaTek MT6771V octa core P60 processor and effectiveness is fast with no delays or lags.

The cellphone can be unlocked by equally encounter and fingerprint and equally are speedy to give you access to the cellphone. It has NFC also – crucial for shelling out with your mobile phone.

This telephone, like the King Kong 5 Pro smartphone, also arrives with a pared-down edition of Android 11. There is no OEM bloatware added by Cubot to these telephones.

The King Kong 7 has 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage, which can be prolonged with a TF card in the dual SIM slot up to 256GB.

This rugged cell phone has a lesser battery than other rugged telephones I have reviewed. This cellphone only has a 5000mAh battery – which, to be honest is bigger than most slender phones’ 3500mAh battery, but some rugged telephones boast batteries of over 8000mAh.

A 5000mAh battery will preserve you heading for a working day or two prior to you need to recharge it – based on how numerous applications you are working at the moment.

The 6.36-inch monitor has a resolution of 2300 x 1080 and photos are apparent and vibrant. The digital camera established is really spectacular also. In the rear is a triple camera with 64MB, a 16MP broad angle lens and a 5MP autofocus macro lens. There is also a 1A LED flash The front camera is 32MP and has simple options to beautify oneself in advance of taking the selfie.

Image top quality is pretty fantastic. Shutter lag is minimal and employing the digicam in reduced gentle problems offers very good final results way too.

The King Kong 7 is not still available on Amazon.com yet, but as Cubot sells all of its other telephones via Amazon, it will not be too lengthy just before the cell phone seems in the look for outcomes.

All in all, if you like rugged, water-resistant telephones, but do not need to have the excess bulk brought about by the more battery capability, then just take a glance at the Cubot King Kong 7 smartphone.

Its pared down technique to the OS and the quality of its digicam make this a very good cell phone in fact. And if you do find out how to tweak the configurations on the tailor made button devoid of asking Cubot, then be sure to allow me know how to do it.