So at the live event Rahul Sharma, founder of YU Televentures has unveiled the all new YU Yuphoria. The phone is quite appealing as per its specifications and it is aggressively priced as well. The phone will be pose a great competition to the current competitors like Xiaomi Redmi 2 and other affordable devices. Along with the phone, YU has also launched a band at a price tag of Rs. 999 and Healthy YU device at Rs.4,999 .
The phone features a 5 inch screen with 720p screen resolution, Gorilla glass 3 protection and lamination technology for crisp image quality. A 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor clocked at 1.2GHz has been used in this device with 2GB of RAM which forms a good combination. ROM is about 16GB and on the storage expansion part we would have to confirm it again if this is expandable or not.
2230mAh high density battery is equipped with the device with quick charge feature which makes this device more worthy. 8MP rear camera is mated with 5MP of front camera with 86 degree wide aperture for wider selfies. Cyanogen v12 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop is loaded into the device.
The price of the device is just Rs. 6,999 and just like Yureka the device will be available exclusively through Amazon via flash sales.
YU Yuphoria Phone Specifications:
- 5 inch screen with Gorilla glass 3 and 1280X720 pixels resolution.
- 2230mAh battery with quick charge feature.
- 1.2GHz snapdragon 410 (64-bit) processor.
- 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM.
- CyanogenMod v12 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
- 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.
- G-sensor, L-sensor, P-sensor, 6-axis gyroscope and an E-compass.
- Price: 6,999.
The officials also compared the device with Samsung A3 and HTC 620 and image can be seen below which was shared by Gizbot on Twitter.
The first sale will be conducted on 28 May and registrations for the first sale starts from today 5pm. Share your views about this launch via a comment below. We will come up with a detailed post on the specifications and features of Yuphoria shortly.