Yu has launched an updated version of its Yureka smartphone, called Yureka Plus. Yureka Plus added Full HD 1080p display and a new improved camera sensor, rest all the specs are similar to original Yureka. Its the third smartphone launched under Yu brand. The Yu Yureka Plus is priced at Rs. 9,999, just Rs. 1000 higher than its last-generation Yureka. The new Yureka Plus smartphone is up for registrations via. Amazon India, and it will go on sale in its first flash sale this Friday at 12pm IST.
The display is the same size as before, which is 5.5-inches. As for the sensor, YU is now using a 13 megapixel Sony IMX214 sensor with 5 element Largan Blue lens and f/2.2 architecture. The resolution is same as before but the new sensor should definitely have significantly improved camera quality, which wasn’t a strong point of the previous Yureka.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) octa-core 64 bit (ARM Cortex A53 – 4×1.5 GHz + 4×1.0 GHz) processor with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable upto 32 GB via microSD card. The smartphone runs on a custom-build of Cyanogen OS, Cyanogen OS 12 based on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. It also features dual-SIM support, with slots for Micro-SIM cards (4G+3G). The smartphone features CAT 4 4G LTE connectivity.
The smartphone will be available in Alabaster White and Moondust colour variants.