Today Micromax finally launched its first YU brand phone. This YU phone is exclusively available on Amazon and registration for that begins at 2 P.M from 19th December. It will also follow what we know as flash sale. People who got registered on 19th and be able to buy the phone on the first sale will get a Handcrafted Leather back panel worth Rs 999 free as a gift.
Looking at the specs, it comes with pretty amazing specs i.e. 1.5 GHz QualComm Snapdragon 615 Octacore chip and a 64 bit processor. It measures a 5.5″ IPS HD Display and has 267 ppi pixel density. It also protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 with Oleophobic Coating. It is packed with 2 GB DDR 3 RAM and has 16 GB internal storage with 32 GB expandable storage.
Coming to the camera it come with 13 MP Rear Camera with 5P Larhen Blue Lens. The camera comes with Sony EXMOR CMOS sensor and is also capable of recording Full HD 1080p videos and Slow Motion Videos. It has 5 MP Selfie Camera with 71 degree field of view angle.
Another important and impressive feature of this phone is that it has CAT 4, 4G LTE connectivity with upto 150 Mbps download speed and 50 Mbps upload speed which is much better than 3G connectivities.
The most improtant thing is that it comes with Cyanogen 11 OS which is based on Android 4.4.4 Kitkat and a promised Android 5.0 Lollipop-based Update. Cyanogen also promises every moth updates that will give your device a fresh look every month.
It has a 2500 mAh Li-Po battery that claims up to 8 hours of talk time, 210 hours of standby and 7 hours of browsing.
Micomax YU has a first time and unique service that provides service and repairs at your doorsteps, in which you have to raise a ticket online if you have any problem with the phone and the person will come at your home and repair it. This phone is aggressively priced at Rs 8,999, making it the best phone at this price bracket.