Micromax YU Yuphoria First Impressions

YU Televentures,  a subsidiary of Micromax launched its 2nd smartphone called Yuphoria. It features a  metal frame and will be available in buffed steel and champagne gold colour options. Like YU Yureka, YU Yuphoria also available exclusively on Amazon. The pre booking is already started.   YU Yuphoria price in India is Rs.6,999.

YU Yuphoria is powered by 64 bit 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB DDR3 RAM. The device has 16GB internal storage and supports microSD card upto 128GB.  The device runs on Cynogen OS 12 which is a custom aftermarket version of Android 5.0 Lollipop. Cynogen is popular for its customisability, enhanced performance and additional features. The Cynogen OS 12 UI look and feel is very much similar to stock Android 5.0. However, you can customise through themes.

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YU Yuphoria measures 154.8x78x8.8 mm. It has 5 inch Fully laminated IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and screen resolution of 720x1280p. The pixel density is approximately 294 ppi.

YU Yuphoria 4G

YU Yuphoria 4G Dual sim

YU Yuphoria sports 8MP rear primary camera (f2.2 aperture, capable of 1080p video capture) with LED flash. There is also a 5MP(f2.0) front facing camera with 86 degree wide angle lens. The connectivity features of Yuphoria Dual sim includes 3G, 4G (CAT 4, including TDD-LTE, Indian 4G bands), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The device houses 2230 mAh high density quick charge battery which is rated to deliver upto 160 hours of standby time.  The YU Yuphoria has Cirrus Logic Wolfson Stereo DCA audio chip for enhanced sound.

YU Yuphoria will compete with the likes of Lenovo A600 Plus, Redme 2, Moto E 2nd  Gen 4G, Lenovo A7000. With same price and specifications, it will interesting see how it performs. The advantage over other is its Cynogen 12 OS.

YU Yuphoria Specification

  • Dual sim with Dual standby time
  • Cynogen OS 12 with Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • 5 inch IPS display with 720p resolution
  •  1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB DDR3 RAM
  • 16GB internal storage and support for microSD card.
  • 3G, 4G (CAT 4, including TDD-LTE, Indian 4G bands), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS
  • 2230 mAh high density quick charge battery
  • 8MP primary camera and 5MP front facing camera.

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