YU, a subsidiary of Micromax, has today launched its flagship smartphone- YUTOPIA at an event in New Delhi. The company has collaborated with Amazon.in to sell this device exclusively. It is available to pre-order from today, 2 pm onwards and will be rolling out from 26th December 2015 onwards. It will be available in Grey color and has been priced at 24,999 INR.
YU YUTOPIA flaunts a 5.2 inch Quad HD OGS display with Corning Concore glass protection and is powered by 64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor where four cores are clocked at 2.0 GHz and other four cores are clocked at 1.5 GHz.
YU YUTOPIA sports a 21 MP rear shooter with two tone LED flash and Sony Exmor RS IMX230 sensor. It also has an 8 MP front snapper with f/2.2 aperture and OV8865 BSI-2 sensor for selfies. This smartphone is equipped with 4GB of DDR4 RAM and 32GB of flash storage which can be extended by up to 128GB using microSD card.
YU YUTOPIA runs on Cyanogen OS 12.1 based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. It packs a massive 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 2.0 support. This smartphone comes with Fingerprint sensor on its back, Electronic Compass, Barometer, Hall sensor, etc. YU YUTOPIA comes bundled with Little Bird In Ear headphones by House of Marley.
YUTOPIA has a hybrid dual SIM support and 4G LTE connectivity. Other connectivity features include 3G, Wi-fi, micro USB port, etc. This smartphone comes with several pre-loaded apps including Gaana and Around YU which helps users to find hotels, booking, restaurants, shopping complexes and flights around them and allows users to compare prices.
Commenting on the launch, Rahul Sharma, Founder, Yu Televentures said, “We commenced our exciting journey at Yu a year ago with a promise of making technology more simplistic and the smartphones an enabler of our daily tasks. We are extremely euphoric to complete our first year with a bang as today’s launch reaffirms our promise of doing everything that’s exciting and new. Yutopia is a revolutionary product that is packed with the compelling ‘Around Yu’ services, making the smartphone literally five years ahead of any other device.”
Key Specifications of YU YUTOPIA:
|Display||5.2 inch Quad HD OGS display with Corning Concore glass protection|
|Processor||64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810|
|Camera||21 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Software||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with Cyanogen 12.1 OS|
|Dual SIM||Yes (hybrid Dual SIM)|