Yu Televentures is back again with Yu Yunique an extremely affordable phone for common people in India. Yu being a subsidy of Micromax is launching its new products in the Indian market and is also getting a good response. After Yu Yuphoria, they released YuFit which is a fitness band for your health, HealthYu and YuPix which is a pocket-sized printer which prints through an app.
This time they have come up with insanely priced Smartphone with a good set of Specifications. Yu Yunique is priced at Rs. 4,999 and seems to be common people’s phone with 4G connectivity and with Android Lollipop 5.1. This time it’s no more Amazon, Yu Televentures has moved to Snapdeal for the exclusive launch of Yu Yunique.
Yu has also started a trend over Facebook and Twitter as Hashtag #FutureMeetsPast and also they call this phone as
“The World’s most Affordable 4G HD Phone”.
Micromax Yu Yunique consists of Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (processor) CPU a 64-bit architecture 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor same as of Yu Yuphoria but with 1GB of RAM compared to Yuphoria’s 2GB and Adreno 306 GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) also same as of Yuphoria. The phone may be capable of playing high-end games like Asphalt 8, Frontline Commando 2 and many such games. Also, it has Screencasting which is a Cyanogen Feature.
It also has Dual Sim 4G LTE capability (micro-sim), WiFi, WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, FM Radio, GPS and microUSB 2.0.
Sensors in Yuphoria are Accelerometer, Proximity and Ambient Light Censor. Unfortunately, there is are no gyro and compass sensors.
The battery in Micromax Yu Yunique is 2000 mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery which gives about 8hrs of talk time on 3G and 345hrs standby time.
Micromax Yu Yunique sports a 4.7 inch 1280x720p HD Display with 312 PPI and has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection. And also with Full Lamination Technology gives crisper images with better contrast.
Micromax Yu Yunique has an inbuilt memory of 8 GB which is expandable up to 32GB via the microSD card.
It features CyanogenOS on top of Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
This phone looks same as of Yuphoria in terms of design, but it doesn’t have Metal bands and seems to be built of plastic. It also has a 3 Element key which consists of the power button in the middle of two volume up and volume down buttons. It basically comes in Black color. But it will be sold with 2 more back covers which are Serene White and Moonstone Grey along with basic Black for a price of Rs. 5,449 with the phone.
It has dimensions of 134.50 mm in height and 67.50 mm in width and approximately 8.30 mm in thickness. The camera has Saturn Rings type of design which is continued after Yuphoria and will be continued in their upcoming devices hopefully.
At least to most questioned section in today’s world the Camera, it has an 8MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, HDR, and 1080p Video Recording with LED Flash.
The Front camera is a 2MP shooter with 83° wide angle lens. The camera definitely would not be the best but in this price, it seems ok. Also, we have more for you the design of camera on the back side has Saturn Ring style structure which definitely feels good and seems have become a trademark for YU after Yuphoria having the same Style.
For Rs. 4,999 approximately Rs. 5000 the phone seems pretty good for low-end users and also for those who want to learn Touch Phones, you can also gift to your parents.
UPDATE: Now Yu Yunique is available with Stock Android 5.1 Lollipop OS for Rs. 6,224. So No Cyanogen for now, although you can get cyanogen installed via nearest Authorised Service Centres.
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