Micromax subsidiary Yu Televentures has finally launched its second smartphone, the Yu Yuphoria in India. It was crafted by the company’s terms in Bangalore and Beijing and aims at metal frame mid-rangers like the Samsung Galaxy S3, but available at much more affordable price. Meet the Xiaomi Redmi 2 rival, Yu YUPHORIA specs, price and connectivity details are placed below.
Exclusively on Amazon, Yu Yuphoria will go on its first flash sale starting May 28th. Registrations for the Yuphoria phone sale starts today.
Micromax Yu Yuphoria Specifications
The latest Yu brand has a metal frame, ‘miracle in metal’ they call it, manufactured by a new stamping process, runs around the rim of the device and the back is purely made of soft touch plastic. The phone is 8.25mm thick and weighs 143 grams.
Yuphoria screen when talking goes with a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS display with a screen-to-body ratio of 67.1%, Fully Laminated with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection with 294ppi. Processor it used is powered by a Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) clocked at 1.2GHz Quad-Core 64-bit CPU paired with Adreno 306 GPU graphics for seamless game playing service.
Software on Yu Yuphoria runs on Cyanogen OS 12 based Android 5.0 Lollipop mobile OS on top. Dual-SIM smartphone is coupled with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and can also expandable using microSD card support.
Micromax’s Yuphoria camera department is well integrated with an 8MP rear camera with LED flash, OmniVision OV8865 sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording and on its front it flaunts a 5MP shooter with 4P Lenses, f/2.0 aperture, 86-degree wide-angle lens.
Connectivity options on the Yu Yuphoria offers 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and it has Cat.4 LTE support, including support for LTE bands (TDD B40 2300MHz and FDD B3 1800MHz) for India. The battery capacity is 2,230mAh and there’s support for Quick Charge 1.0.
Stereo speakers setup on Yuphoria is Cirrus Logic Wolfson Stereo DAC chipset for enhanced audio experience. which promises great audio quality and Wolfson has provided hardware for Galaxy S flagships, so it’s pretty interesting to see it at this low price point. Notably, the loud speakers on the back promises 85+dB of sound.
The Micromax Yu Yuphoria will be available in Champagne Gold with White and Buffed Steel with Black colors. Priced at Rs 6,999 in India, respectively.