Comparison between:
- Cubot X16
- Cubot Note 7

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Cubot X16Cubot Note 7
Cubot X16Cubot Note 7

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width69.4 mm
6.94 cm
0.228 ft
2.732 in
63 mm
6.3 cm
0.207 ft
2.48 in
Height143.4 mm
14.34 cm
0.47 ft
5.646 in
135 mm
13.5 cm
0.443 ft
5.315 in
Thickness6.2 mm
0.62 cm
0.02 ft
0.244 in
11 mm
1.1 cm
0.036 ft
0.433 in
Weight145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
144 g
0.32 lbs
5.08 oz
Volume61.7 cm³
3.75 in³
93.56 cm³
5.68 in³
ColorsWhite
Black
Red
Black
Green
Blue
Body materialsMetal
Plastic
Plastic
Faux leather

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
Features-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMAW-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 5.1 LollipopAndroid 10 Go edition

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek MT6735MediaTek MT6737
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1300 MHz1300 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP2ARM Mali-T720 MP2
GPU cores22
GPU frequency600 MHz550 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency640 MHz640 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage16 GB16 GB
eMMC 4.5-

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyJDI IPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.3 in
58.43 mm
5.84 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
5 in
126.9 mm
12.69 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2.172:1
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels442 x 960 pixels
Pixel density441 ppi
173 ppcm
192 ppi
75 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.48 %87.45 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Display manufacturer - Japan Display Inc.
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
90% NTSC
Viewing angle - 178°
2.5D curved glass screen

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOS-
Aperturef/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.5 mm-
Number of lenses5-
Flash typeDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer
Scene mode
Flash - 0.45A
Blue filter glass
Secondary rear camera
Third rear camera

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Aperturef/2.4-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.5 mm-
Field of view88 °-
Number of lenses4-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS16 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlock

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.2
FeaturesA2DPA2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
HotKnot
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
WMV9
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2500 mAh3100 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Charger output power5 V / 1 A-
FeaturesNon-removableRemovable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.451 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.614 W/kg-
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