Micromax Televentures YU is expected to launch its new flagship smartphone later this month, called YU YUTOPIA. Now it has been confirmed by Rahul Sharma, Co-founder and CEO of YU that the Yutopia is real and the Cyanogen Inc. recently clarified that the YU Yutopia will indeed come with Cyanogen OS 12.1 based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and that too being a metal-clad smartphone.
The teaser image of YU YUTOPIA confirms its “True Power Lies In Metal” caption which is based on the “R.I.P Plastic & Sandstone“. The tweet reads this, “Unleash The Real Beast”. With metal body, “Flagship” rivals may now become immaterial. Poking at the Xiaomi Mi4, OnePlus 2 and other competitors.
In another image it shows the YU YUTOPIA’s box of the smartphone with the wordings “The Most Powerful Phone Ever” that was leaked earlier. Specifications of the purported smartphone were already outed several times through Geekbench and AnbTuTu benchmarks database.
YU YUTOPIA (YU5050) Rumored Key Features
- 5.2-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad HD display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core (4 x 2.0GHz + 4 x 1.5GHz) 64-bit processor with Adreno 430 GPU
- 4GB RAM, 32GB internal storage
- Android 5.1.1 Lollipop based Cyanogen OS 12.1
- 21MP rear camera with LED flash
- 8MP front-facing camera
- 4G LTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS
Full hardware specs and price of the Yu YUTOPIA smartphone will be revealed at launch date in the next few weeks. Soon, Yu will send of invites for the event, so stay tuned.