YU has launched their second device, Yuphoria, a device made in India, at a crazy price point of Rs 6,999. It will be available exclusively on Amazon with registration starting at 5 PM today, and the sale begins on 28th of May 2015.
Build and Design: The Phone comes in two colours, Champagne gold with white and bumped steel with black rear. It comes with high-quality anti finger coating that is used in the watch industry. YU has used Physical Vapor Deposition to achieve a premium color & feel to give it a premium feel. The phone also sleek matte finish on the ring is achieved after extreme cycles of sandblasting, learnt from the automobile industry.
Now since this is a metal phone, the the antenna is placed on a gold plated spring to ensure best performance. The metal ring around #Yuphoria is a result of a pre bending process that makes the design possible. If the whole metal thing makes you worry about the weight, then its only 143 gms with battery, and without its 104 gms.
Specifications: What runs inside the phone is Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, clocked at 1.2 Ghz. It is a 64 bit processor which helps improve the performance, read-write speed and battery performance. It supports LTE / HSPA which makes it future ready. When it comes to RAM, you get 2GB DDR3 along with 16 GB ROM or the internal usage. For gamers, it houses Adreno 306 GPU which supports Flexrender and less latency. Sensors freaks should know that it comes with all sensors which makes sure all the games work right away, and so do the apps.
Camera: For Shutterbugs, the phone houses a centrally aligned camera, to take better pictures. It comes with 8 MP camera with f/2.2 and can record HD videos and take better pictures in low light. It comes with LED Flash. For selfie lovers, it comes with 5 MP camera with wide angle aperture.
Display: When it comes to display, it comes with 5 inch screen, 720 P, with full lamination technology, better sunlight readability, shaper images, gorilla glass three protection which is resistant to finger print and scratches. The phone houses a 2230 mAh battery which is also capable of quick charge.
Software & OS: The phone is being shipped with Cyanogen OS 12 , which comes with App Themer, Custom Gestures, Controls, Software and hardware keys. What is different about the theme is you can have different theme for each app and screen. Diaper could be different, while contact could be completely different. The OS has integrated the web version of Turecaller into the dealer which works right out of the box.