In case you're looking for a new budget smartphone, GearBest and Cubot are running a rather interesting promotion these days. From January 15 to January 19, the two companies have decided to offer a 50 percent discount on the Cubot King Kong smartphone. There's a catch, though, in order to be able to avail this discount, you need to be amongst the first 10 people who purchase the device in the current day, and you need to utilize the coupon code which is provided down below. If you're not amongst the first 10 buyers, you will not be able to utilize the provided coupon code. The sale starts at 9AM UTC time every day until (and including) January 19.
The Cubot King Kong, in addition to being a budget smartphone, is also a rugged phone. You will notice this is a rugged smartphone the moment you lay your eyes on it. The Cubot King Kong is made out of metal, mostly, while it includes a bit of rubber in there as well. This is definitely not the thinnest or lightest phone out there, though that's not surprising at all considering this is a rugged smartphone we're looking at here. All of the device's physical keys are located on the right-hand side of this phone, while the device sports three capacitive buttons below the display. The Cubot King Kong comes with 3G, 4G LTE connectivity is not available, and this smartphone is IP68-certified for water and dust resistance. The Cubot King Kong sports a 5-inch HD (1280 x 720) display, which makes it one of the more compact rugged smartphones out there. This smartphone is fueled by the MediaTek MT6580 64-bit quad-core processor, while it sports 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
Android 7.0 Nougat comes pre-installed on the Cubot King Kong, while the device sports an 8-megapixel shooter on the back. A 5-megapixel camera is included on the front side of this smartphone, and the device also offers two SIM card slots on the inside. A 4,400mAh non-removable battery is also a part of this package, while the phone also comes with Bluetooth 4.0. This smartphone does to sport a fingerprint scanner, and it comes with a rear-facing loudspeaker. If you're interested in purchasing the device, you will find both the purchase link and a coupon code down below.