Cubot Quest Lite Preview – World’s Thinnest Rugged Smartphone

If we need a smartphone for sports activities, we generally think of robust terminals that enjoy great resistance. However, the negative is that most of them leave aside the trends and attractive aesthetics. Today we present an exception, the recent Cubot Quest Lite combines design, performance, and endurance. It is a mid-range smartphone that stands out because despite being a rugged mobile it has a modern appearance. Today, it is in promotion for a few days at only $119.99.

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Cubot Quest Lite Preview

Cubot Quest Lite – A Sports Smartphone

Design & Appearance

Designed primarily for a young audience, designers have been inspired by the racing tracks when manufacturing this terminal that looks great. Users have the possibility to choose between two alternatives, one completely black and one with details in red in their frames, top, and bottom bevels.

Cubot Quest Lite Preview

A smartphone has been created that complies with the latest resistance standards while reducing its thickness to only 8.8mm. It also has rounded edges more comfortable for those who have small hands. The other dimensions are 15.20cm tall x 7.40cm wide, in addition to 183g.

Water resistance

The rear panel of the Cubot Quest Lite shows a particularity with a series of icons of sports activities as well as lines throughout the structure. For greater strength, we have the IP68 certification that makes it resistant to contact with water.

Cubot Quest Lite Preview


The screen has a size of 5 inches and an HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It promises very good brightness level with 450 cd / m2 and 1300: 1 high contrast ratio. Plus, its resistance is guaranteed through Corning Gorilla Glass 5 that prevents damage from falls and scratches.

Cubot Quest Lite Preview


Inside, the processor corresponds to a MediaTek MT6761 quad-core at a speed of 2.0 GHz and is accompanied by the PowerVR GE8300 GPU. In terms of memory, we have 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, which can be extended through a microSD card of up to 128GB.



The camera configuration of Cubot Quest Lite complies expectations. It has been equipped with a Sony rear double sensor, the main 13.0MP with 5P lenses and an aperture f/2.2, while the secondary is 2.0MP. The sensor of the selfie camera is 8.0MP, with a special beauty face algorithm that works on the natural lighting of the scene and the color of the user’s skin.

Cubot Quest Lite

Software & Connectivity

It comes with the usual connections such as Wi-Fi 2.4G, 802.1.1 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. There is a dual SIM card slot that includes support for 4G LTE mobile networks. Among the sensors we have: lighting, proximity, accelerometer, and gyroscope. On the back panel, you can find the fingerprint sensor for quick access. The factory operating system is Android 9.0 Pie without any extra customization layer that ruins the native Google experience.


A system for recognizing facial parameters has been added to unlock the mobile in a safe way. Finally, a special detail is found in the left frame of the Cubot Quest Lite. A physical button has been added with customizable actions, each user can configure it to perform their most common tasks.


Its battery has a capacity of 3000 mAh and can be recharged quickly with values of 2A/5V thanks to the presence of a reversible USB-C port.

Specification Sheet

ModernCubot Quest Lite
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie
SIM CardDual Nano SIM
Type4G Phablet
CPUMT6761, 2.0GHz, Quad-core
External MemoryUp to 128GB
Network2G: GSM 1800MHz,GSM 1900MHz,GSM 850MHz,GSM 900MHz
3G: WCDMA B1 2100MHz,WCDMA B8 900MHz
4G LTE: FDD B1 2100MHz,FDD B20 800MHz,FDD B3 1800MHz,FDD B7 2600MHz,FDD B8 900MHz
Display5.0 inch - 1280 x 720 pixels
FeaturesCorning Gorilla Glass
IP68 certification water resistant
CamerasBack camera: 13.0MP + 2.0MP
Front camera: 8.0MP
Package ContentsCubot Quest Lite, charger, english manual, SIM needle, USB cable
Dimensions15.20 x 7.40 x 0.88cm


  • Modern and slim design;
  • Double Sony rear camera;
  • Physical button with customizable actions;
  • IP68 certification and Corning Gorilla Glass 5.


  • Quad-core chipset;
  • HD screen resolution.

Price & Availability

The Cubot Quest Lite is currently in stock at the Gearbest store in a special promotion (40% off) that will be valid only from 06/05 to 13/05. In this period you can buy it for a cost of $119.99. Do not miss this opportunity because after this date its price will rise to $149.99.