YU Yunicorn With 5.5 Inch Display Launched In India At 13,499 INR

A subsidiary of Micromax, YU unveils its new flagship phone- YUNICORN at an event in New Delhi. Registrations for this device has started from today 2 PM onwards and the first flash sale will be held on 7th of June, 2016 for an introductory price of 12,999 INR. After this, YU YUNICORN will be available for 13,499 INR.


YU YUNICORN features a full metal body which boasts a 5.5 inch full HD 2.5D curved glass display. It is handled by Octa Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor clocked at 1.8 GHz, paired with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of flash memory with an expansion slot for memory card which supports up to 128GB. YUNICORN has a fingerprint scanner embedded in home button.

YU YUNICORN has a 13 mega pixel camera on its rear with dual tone LED flash, f/2.2 aperture and PDAF. There is also a 5 MP front camera onboard with f/2.0 aperture and houses a massive 4000mAh battery with fast charging technology which is rated to deliver up to 20 hours of talk time and 500 hours of standby time. YUNICORN runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Around YU 2.0 skin on top.


The company has bundled YUNICORN with several offers like:

  • 10% cash back for the SBI card users for the first flash sale.
  • UDIO wallet will be loaded with INR 100 after the first transaction, INR 100 in the second month and INR 100 in the third month.
  • YUNICORN will have 6 months free access to premium Gaana+ services that gives them access to unlimited song downloads.
  • Free first consultation from Lybrate, 30% off on two subsequent consultations and free answers to the common health queries anytime, anywhere.

Commenting on the launch Rahul Sharma, Founder, YU Televentures said “With YU, we stepped out to challenge the set norms, and it has been a great journey for all of us, which has seen us receive great support from our community, partners and consumers to make YU as the leading online smartphone brand in less than a year. With YUNICORN, we are integrating a great hardware with meaningful innovations that directly address ever evolving consumer needs at an unmatchable price point”.

Key Specifications of YU YUNICORN:

Display 5.5 inch full HD 2.5D curved glass display
Processor 1.8 GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor
Camera 13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera
Battery 4000mAh
Internal Storage 32GB
Software Android 5.1 Lollipop with Around YU 2.0
Dual SIM Yes (hybrid dual SIM slot)
Price 12,999 INR

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