YU Yuphoria vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 vs Motorola Moto E 2nd Gen

Micromax’s subsidiary company YU has recently launched all new “Yuphoria” which is going to be a budget smart phone by the company. It will be available at the price of Rs 6,999. While there are other handsets too available in this range like Moto E 2 Gen, Xiaomi Redmi 2, etc.

Yuphoria vs redmi 2 vs moto e 2

These phones offer similar features and are available at similar price which makes them a good competitor of each other.

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Yuphoria vs Redmi 2 vs Moto E 2nd 4G specs


YU Yuphoria is going to have 5” IPS LCD Display which will offer screen resolution of 720X1280p. It proffers 294ppi pixel density along with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Xiaomi Redmi 2 on the other hand comes up with 4.7” IPS LCD Display claiming 720p screen resolution. It flaunts Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection to protect the screen and claims 312pp pixel density. Moto E 2nd Gen on the other hand is a 4.5” handset having IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 540X960pixels. There is oleophobic coating with corning gorilla glass 3 protection. It includes 245ppi pixel density.

OS and Processor:

Both Yuphoria and Moto E 2nd Gen operates on latest Android 5.0 Lollipop. YUphoria has its operating system layered by Latest Cyanogen OS12. Xiaomi Redmi 2 boasts Android 4.4 Kitkat version topped by MIUI 6.0 User Interface.

All three runs on 1.2GHz quad core processor based on Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset. Here in case of Yuphoria the processor is coupled along with 2GB of internal RAM. But with Xiaomi and Motorola we have processor mated along with 1GB of internal RAM


Yuphoria sports better camera qualities then the other two. Yuphoria has 8MP of rear camera along with 5MP of front facing camera. Xiaomi Redmi 2 on the other hand has 8MP of rear shooter but with 2MP of front shooter for clicking selfies and for video calling. Talking about Moto E 2nd Gen then it houses 5MP of front camera along with 0.3MP Front facing camera.


Yuphoria board 16GB of internal memory on board with external memory expandable up to 32GB. While both Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Moto E 2md Gen bears 8 GB of internal memory with external memory expandable up to 32GB.

Battery and Memory:

Yu Yuphoria provides 2230mAh battery which promises talk time up ton 7h and stand by time up to 160h. Xiaomi Redmi 2 houses 2200mah battery while Moto E 2nd Gen incorporates 2390mAh battery at the rear.

All three supports 4G LTE Connectivity and include other connectivity features like Wifi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G etc.

Specs:YU YuphoriaXiaomi Redmi 2Moto E 2 nd Gen
Screen Type:IPS LCD CapacitiveIPS LCD CapacitiveIPS LCD Capacitive
Screen resolution:720p720p720p
Pixel density:294ppi312ppi245ppi
Screen protection:Corning gorilla glass 3Corning gorilla glass 2Corning gorilla glass 3 & Anti-smudge Coating
Dimension:142.4 x 73 x 8.2-9.35 mm134 x 67.2 x 9.4 mm (5.28 x 2.65 x 0.37 in)129.9 x 66.8 x 12.3 mm (5.11 x 2.63 x 0.48 in
Dual SIM:Yes, micro SIMYes, Micro SIMYes
OS:Android 5.0 with Cyanogen 12Android Kitkat V4.4 with MIUI 6.0Android 5.0 Lollipop
Processor:1.2GHz Quad core1.2GHz Quad core1.2GHz Quad core
Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 410Qualcomm Snapdragon 410Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
Expandable Memory:32GB32GB32GB
Rear Camera:8MP8MP5MP
Front Camera:5MP2MP0.3MP
Camera features:Autofocus, LED Flash1.4 µm pixel size, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDRGeo-tagging, panorama, HDR
Connectivity:WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPSWiFi, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BiedouWiFi, Bluetooth with LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONAS
Sensors:Accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compassAccelerometer, gyro, proximity and compassAmbient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Sensor Hub, Proximity Sensor
Connectors:Micro USB and 3.5mm ear jackMicro USB, USB OTG, 3.5mm ear jackMicro USB and 3.5mm ear jack
FM Radio:YesYesYes
Price:INR 6,999INR 6,999INR 7,999

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