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.
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|
|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 –
Yu Yureka S Comparison
We have gone through various comparison of this device.
Yu Yureka S vs Samsung Galaxy J2 2016
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.