Yu Yureka – Full Phone Specifications, Price, Features

Micromax has just launched under its YU Brand, the top of the line smartphone named the Yu Yureka. The phone will be available in a moon stone finish and will carry pocket friendly price tag of Rs. 8,999 ($ 140 approx). The registrations for the phone will open online exclusively on from December 19, 2014 (2PM) onwards and will go on sale starting January 13, 2015. As a special Christmas gift, initial buyers will get a a real hand made leather cover worth Rs. 999 for free.

Yu will also be  offering an Unlock-able boot-loader, Kernel source, Full Android build tree and a promise of no warranty void on rooting. As the handset will be available online, company has also announced that it will provide a free replacement or repair to doorstep.

Yu Yureka Features

The mobile phone dimensions are 154.8  x 78 x 6-8.8 mm (height x width x thickness) and has Dual SIM slots with Dual Standby and supports 2G, 3G and 4G-LTE Networks. The phone runs on Cyanogen OS 11 which based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS. The OS is highly customizable with over 1000 plus improvements over standard Android OS. The phone will also receive monthly OTA updates, thus keeping the UI unique and updated all the time.

The Yureka smartphone boasts a 5.5-Inch IPS Display (1280 x 720 Pixels Resolution / 267ppi) with Scratch Resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection. The screen uses an In plane Switching Technology which makes the screen optimized and tuned for Pictures and Videos. The display also has wide viewing angles and supports multi-touch.

Read: Yu Yureka – Full Phone Specifications in Detail

The handset gets the processing power from 1.5GHz Quad Core + 1GHz Quad Core (Both Cortex-A53) Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-Bit Processor and Adreno 405 GPU. The chipset is backed by 2GB DDR3 RAM. The hardware is more than capable of churning out AnTuTU score of 31117 with ease as per company claims. There is 16GB of Inbuilt storage as well with expandable MicroSD Card slot.

The Micromax Yu Yureka specs also include a 5 Mega Pixels selfie camera on the front with OV5648 Sensor, 4P Lens, 71 Degree FOV.  On the back is a 13 Mega Pixel main snapper with Features like F/2.2 Aperture, 5P Lens,  Sony EXMOR Sensor, Wide Angle Lens, Blue Filter for light balancing, LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, HDR, Face Detection, Geo-Tagging,  Slow-mo @ 60 Fps,1080p @ 30 Fps, 720p @ 60 Fps etc.

Talking about the connectivity, The handset will have all the major connectivity features like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.

Yu Yureka – Specs Overview

  • Dual SIM, Dual Standby (2G, 3G, 4G-LTE)
  • Cyanogen OS 11, based on Android 4.4.4
  • 5.5-Inch IPS Display, 1280 x 720 Pixels Resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 1.5GHz Quad Core + 1GHz Quad Core (Both Cortex-A53) Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-Bit Processor / Adreno 405 GPU
  • 2GB DDR3 RAM
  • 16GB Built-in, Expandable via MicroSD Card
  • 5MP Front / 13MP Rear Camera
  • 2500 mAh Li-Po battery
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, MicroUSB, A-GPS
  • FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack

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  1. Reply
    annonymous December 18, 2014 at 9:37 am

    Specs wise this phone is a BOMB. Will have to wait for reviews to see if this is worth buying!!!
    Makes the redmi note seem overpriced.

    • Reply
      Pawan Lokhandwala December 18, 2014 at 4:33 pm

      Pricing is definitely a Plus and Specs also are good on Papers.

  2. Reply
    vinit December 18, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    Its spec aree damn good and it might be the best phone ever with best price in the market…… eagerly waitting for it

  3. Reply
    kunal January 26, 2015 at 12:47 pm

    Nice phone but price so more than The feature

    • Reply
      Pawan Lokhandwala January 26, 2015 at 1:15 pm

      slight more.. but compared to competition, its very value for money

  4. Reply
    vick March 19, 2015 at 7:21 pm

    Lol @8999 its overprice buy htc 820 from the same specs at RS21000 its real price is 12499 but micromax is giving discount and set is selling on black by blackmarketers by flash sale option upto 12999

    • Reply
      Pawan Lokhandwala March 20, 2015 at 3:53 am

      Yureka sells for Rs. 8999 in flash sales and yeah even i am aware about the 12,999 pricing. Still, its still cheaper than highly overpriced HTC Desire 820

  5. Reply
    anil yadav March 28, 2015 at 3:45 am

    is micromax yu yureka is water proof ?

  6. Reply
    mayur April 6, 2015 at 12:14 pm

    is micromax yureka multitouch?

  7. Reply
    Siva August 13, 2015 at 7:26 am

    How to download tubemate for yureka plus? Is it posibble for tumemate app?

    • Reply
      Pawan Lokhandwala August 14, 2015 at 3:47 am

      Google Play Store, If it is not available there than just google it for Android APK. download and install

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