Micromax sister concern, YU has just unveiled the Yu Yuphoria Smartphone at an event. The handset is successor to the Yu Yureka phone and comes with Cyanogen OS. The phone is completely designed by YU and is made in India.
This phone comes in Buffed Steel with Black and Champagne Gold color options and is priced at Rs. 6,999. The handset will be sold exclusively via Amazon.in and the registration start today at 5PM today. The phone will go on Sale on May 28, 2015.
Yu Yuphoria Specifications, Features
The phone has a metallic body that is manufactured via array of processes like pre-bending, metal stamping Stamping, polishing, sand blasting, PVD (Physical Vapor Deposition), Anti-finger print coating, Laser Veiling and Edging etc. thus making it more durable. The sturdy metal frame makes the phone have a premium feel. Company has ensured that all the minute details are taken into consideration.
The handset has a symmetrical design, Aux port, Camera, USB Port all are aligned at center. The Camera has a Saturn ring design that will be used in all the future YU phones. It also has 3 element key design (volume rockers and power button). The phone is just 8.25mm thick and weighs 143 Grams with battery (104 Grams without).
Yu Yuphoria specs include a 5-Inch Fully Laminated IPS Display that boasts HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and pixel density of 294. ppi. The Screen has better sunlight legibility and sharper images.It also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection for added durability. It is 5 times tougher, Scratch and Finger print resistant.. It has 67.1% screen to body ratio and the screen to TP ratio 74.7%
The phone gets the processing power from 1.2GHz Quad Core 64-Bit Cortex-A53 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Processor coupled with Adreno 306 GPU for the graphics. The chipset is backed by 2GB DDR3 RAM. Internal storage is 16 GB which is further expandable up to 32GB via MicroSD Card.
On the front is a 5 mega pixel camera with 4P lens, 86 Degree Wide Angle Lens and F/2.0 Aperture. The primary camera on the back is of 8 mega pixels. Main camera features include f/2.2 Aperture, 1.4µM Pixel Size, HDR, LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Slow motion, 1080p video recording etc. The camera is capable of taking low light pictures as well.
Yu Yuphoria features dual SIM connectivity with Dual Standby and supports HSPA+ and 4G-LTE networks. It runs on Cyanogen OS 12 that is based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It has custom gesture controls with specific hardware and software keys. The phone also has an App Themer for further OS Customization according to users choice. Yu and Cyanogen has also introduce Choice where company is giving Dialer integrated with true caller, email powered by boxer etc.
This smartphone gets the juice from a powerful 2230 mAh High density battery. It has Quick charging that charges up to 65% in just 45 minutes. The battery gives talk time of 7 hours, Music play back of 7 hours, video for 3.5 hours and standby of 160 Hours.
This handset has all the connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
To enhance the Audio and multimedia experience, the handset is equipped with Wolfson Stereo DCA Chipset that gives best in class sound clarity. Speaker output are – Call DB 81, Music DB 85 and Ringtone DB Value 88.
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