The Micromax subsidiary, Yu Televentures has announced that its latest smartphones, Yu Yunique, Yu Yuphoria and Yu Yureka Plus, will be available to directly purchase through open sales, starting from today.
The potential buyers can directly purchase the budget smartphone, Yu Yunique at the online retail website, Snapdeal, today. Meanwhile, the Yu Yureka Plus and Yu Yuphoria will be available for an open retail sale at Amazon.in under its Great Indian Festive Sale, from October 13 to October 17.
The firm reported that it is targeting to sell out about half a million of units, this festival.
Also, to gain trust of the customers the firm has already launched its ‘offline service model’, which is now extended to 825 centers in more than 600 cities, along with the ‘Onsite Doorstep Service’ model across 283 cities.
The customers can walk-in to the company’s offline support centers across 600 cities for the Software support, drop their handset for service and replacement of in-warranty accessories, at their doorstep. While, they may also opt for Cash On Delivery (COD) payment method for service of out-of-warranty handsets.
The Yu Yunique is the ‘World’s most affordable HD-enabled 4G smartphone’, which comes with a price tag of Rs. 4999. The smartphone was initially running on Cyanogen OS 12, however, the Yu smartphones will be now running on Android 4.4 KitKat as the firm has left the partnership with Cyanogen. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor along with Adreno 306 GPU for graphics and 1GB of RAM. The manufacturer has provided 8GB of internal storage to the device with an expandability option up to 32GB via a microSD card.
The handset is fronted with a 2-megapixel of front-facing camera along with a 4.7-inch IPS display with 720 x 1280 pixels of resolution, 312ppi of pixel density, and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Meanwhile, its back boasts an 8-megapixel of autofocus primary image capturing tool that shoots photographs in 3264 x 2448 pixels of resolution. An LED flash is also placed along with the camera to polish the low light photography. The smartphone is fueled by a 2000 mAh battery.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE (with support for India bands), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, Stereo FM radio with RDS, microUSB v2.0.
In addition, it is expected that Airtel will offer a double 4G data on the purchase of Yu Yunique smartphone from Snapdeal on October 12.
Tech Specs for Yu Yunique
|Display||4.7-inch IPS display with 720 x 1280 pixels|
|Camera||8MP rear and 2MP front-facing camera|
|Processor||1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Storage||8GB(expandable up to 32GB)|
First published on: Oct 11, 2015, 05:51 PM