Cubot R9 Review, Specs and Price (Jumia & Gearbest)

Cubot R9 is an affordable smartphone with great features which includes a 5.0-inch display, Android 7 operating system, 2600mAh battery capacity, 2GB Ram + 16GB internal storage memory, fingerprint sensor, 13MP + 5MP Rear and Front camera etc.

Cubot R9


Cubot R9 might not be popular in Nigeria just like Tecno, Infinix, Innjoo etc but if you really want an affordable smartphone with good features then you should consider checking out this phone.

Cubot R9 Review

There are few things I will like to tell you about Cubot R9 and if you really want to know then keep reading until the end.


Cubot R9 comes with 5.0 inch HD screen designed to give you a clear view that you desired and above all Cubot R9 should look portable and ready to fit in your pocket easily.

Operating System and Processor

Cubot R9 is equipped with Android 7 operating system (OS) and Quad Core 1.3GHz processor designed to give a recommendable performance and speed that you really need.

Ram & Storage memory (ROM)

Despite the low cost of this phone it still managed to give you 2GB Random Access Memory (Ram) and built-in storage memory of about 16GB which should be enough to store all your favorites apps, games and other media files such as MP3 and Videos but if you desire more space then you can extend it up to 32GB using TF card.


Cubot R9 is still not bad when it comes to the camera is it comes with 13MP with flash for the main back camera (Rear) and 5MP front selfie camera which should be able to produce good images and videos.


Cubot R9 might not come with the best battery or strong battery as expected but with 2600mAh battery capacity, you will surely stay connected for a long period of time depending on how you use it.

Main Features:

Cubot R9 features


  • Display: 5.0 inch HD screen
  • CPU: MTK6580A Quad Core 1.3GHz
  • System: Android 7.0
  • Camera: rear camera 13.0MP with AF and flashlight + front camera 5.0MP
  • Bluetooth: 4.0
  • Navigation: GPS, A-GPS
  • Sensor: Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Touch Sensor
  • SIM Card: dual SIM dual standby, Micro SIM + Nano SIM cards
  • Network:
  • 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 3G: WCDMA 900 / 2100MHz

 Price and Availablity

Looking for where to buy Cubot R9 smartphone? Don’t you can buy it from Jumia at the rate of ₦26,200 or from Gearbest at the rate of $74.09 (promo price)

Jumia Nigeria @ ₦26,200

Gearbest  @ $74.09

Full Specification

Basic Information Brand: CUBOT

Language: Japanese, Traditional / Simplified Chinese,
Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Melayu, Catala, Cestina, Dansk, Deutsch,
English, Espanol, Filipino, France, Hrvatski, Italiano, Magyar,
Nederlands, Polski, Portugues, Romana, Slovenscina, Suomi, Svenska,
Vietnamese, Turkish, Greek, Bulgarian, Russian, Serbian, Ukrainian,
Hebrew, Arabic, Hindi, Bengali, Hindi, Thai, Korean

OS: Android 7.0

Service Provider: Unlocked

SIM Card Slot: Dual SIM,Dual Standby

SIM Card Type: Micro SIM Card,Nano SIM Card

Type: 3G Smartphone

Hardware Cores: 1.3GHz,Quad Core


External Memory: TF card up to 32GB (not included)

GPU: Mali-400 MP



Network 2G: GSM 1800MHz,GSM 1900MHz,GSM 850MHz,GSM 900MHz

3G: WCDMA B1 2100MHz,WCDMA B8 900MHz

Network type: GSM,WCDMA

WIFI: 802.11b/g/n wireless internet

Wireless Connectivity: 3G,A-GPS,Bluetooth 4.0,GPS,GSM,WiFi

Display Screen resolution: 1280 x 720 (HD 720)

Screen size: 5.0 inch

Screen type: IPS

Camera Back camera: with flash light

Back-camera: 13.0MP

Camera type: Dual cameras (one front one back)

Front camera: 5.0MP

Media Formats Music format: 3GP,AAC,AMR,M4A,MP3

Picture format: BMP,GIF,JPEG,JPG,PNG

Video format: 3GP,AVI,MKV,MP4

Other Features Additional Features:
recognition,Fingerprint Unlocking,GPS,MP3,MP4,People,WiFiBluetooth Version: V4.0Google Play Store: Yes

I/O Interface: 1 x Micro SIM Card Slot,1 x Nano SIM
Card Slot,Micophone,Micro USB Slot,Speaker,TF/Micro SD Card Slot

Sensor: Accelerometer,Ambient Light Sensor,Gravity Sensor,Proximity Sensor

Battery Battery Capacity (mAh): 1 x 2600mAh
Package Contents Back Case : 1

Cell Phone: 1

English Manual : 1

Power Adapter: 1

USB Cable: 1

Dimensions and Weight Package size: 17.20 x 13.60 x 4.30 cm / 6.77 x 5.35 x 1.69 inches

Package weight: 0.3440 kg

Product size: 14.40 x 7.27 x 0.79 cm / 5.67 x 2.86 x 0.31 inches

Product weight: 0.1200 kg


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