Yu Yureka S Review in Quick – Specs, Features, Price in India

Yu Play Go an official partnership of Cyanogen in India with Micromax has introduced a new smartphone in the market. They continue the Yureka series of handset as Yu Yureka S smartphone which takes on several budget phones like Motorola Moto G4 Plus and Galaxy J2 2016.YU YUREKA S

The Yu Yureka S is like a redefining smartphone for Yu brand. The display as officially described as Vibrant, bigger and clearer with 5.2 inch full HD display on top of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top. The screen resolution out of the display is 423 PPI which is definitely good for a smartphone under Rs 12,000.

We have got the trusted Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz coupled with 3 Gigs of RAM and 16 GB internal memory. 

In terms of camera we have the 5 mega pixel selfie camera with OmniVision OV5693 sensor with f/2.2 aperture and 84-degree wide-angle lens. From the software front we have the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.

Yu Yureka S Specifications

Display: 5.2″ 1920 x 1080 pixels Corning Gorilla Glass 3 display, 423 PPI
SoC: 1.7 GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 615 processor
3 Gigs of RAM
GPU: Adreno 405
Software: Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
Dual SIM: Yes
Main Camera: 8 MP rear camera, f/2.2 aperture, OmniVision OV13850 sensor, LED Flash
Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera with OmniVision OV5693 sensor
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 3000 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight:
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor


  • Good camera setup
  • Decent battery size
  • Excellent specs for a smartphone at 12K


  • No Fingerprint sensor
  • Older Android version


If you didn’t like the Yu Yureka S, then here are some of the possible alternatives –

  1. Moto G4 Plus
  2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Yu Yureka S Comparison

We have gone through various comparison of this device.

Yu Yureka S vs Samsung Galaxy J2 2016

Yureka S vs Yu Yunicorn

Yureka S vs LeEco Le Max 2

Yureka S vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Yu Yureka S Price, Availability Info

Yu Yureka S is currently only available in India costing Rs 12999. It’s expected to be available very soon India.

Preethi Khetani: Preethi Khetani is a well known women Blogger from India. Apart from her contribution here, she writes for NowIamupdated.com and Advices Academy as well.