YU is a new smartphone brand launched by Micromax in 2015. YU devices are powered by Cyanogenmod OS, and it delivers powerful hardware at competitive prices.
Even though it is from the Micromax family, YU does not have any service centres. They do doorstep servicing in certain cities but for most cases you need to courier the phone to their Delhi headquarters. The cost of courier will be reimbursed by the company.
Display and Configuration
The Yu Yureka Black comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v3. Driving the smartphone is a 1.4GHz Tru-Octa-Core processor, 4GB of RAM and Adreno 505 GPU. It runs Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) OS and features a front fingerprint sensor which can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds.
Camera and Battery
A 13MP (Sony IMX 258) back camera and an 8MP selfie shooter is armed with the smartphone for photography/videography needs. There is a front flash present for low light condition. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3,000mAh Li-polymer battery which claims to deliver a talk time up to 21 hours (3G) or 28 Hours (2G). A single charge can keep the show running for around 2 days on standard usage.
Storage and Connectivity
For data storage, the Yu Yureka Black features 32GB inbuilt memory out of which 22.4GB approx. space is available for the user. The external memory card slot present supports microSD card up to 64GB. Connectivity options include dual SIM, 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, OTG and USB port.
At present, the Yu Yureka Black is one of the lowest priced smartphone to offer 4GB RAM along with a fingerprint sensor. It offers great performance, sound battery backup and nice cameras. Overall the smartphone a great buy, you can go for it.