Micromax’ first phone released under the Yu brand launched today in India, bringing awesome specs and Cyanogen at a price tag of 8,999 Only.
Yu is Called as Yureka,with 5.5-inch Screen Size. Yureka is the first device besides the OnePlus One to run Cyanogen OS, over which Micromax secured exclusive rights in India, preventing OnePlus to continue sales in the fast growing market.
Yureka features an HD LCD display (for a pixel density of 267 ppi) with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by a 64-bit Snapdragon 615 processor with eight cores, with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage Up to 32gb . The dual SIM (Micro) slots allow the use of 3G and Cat. 4 LTE cards, for download speeds of up to 150Mbps.
Other specs include a 13MP Sony Exmor sensor, as well as a 2,500-mAh battery.
Cyanogen OS 11 is based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat, with an update to Lollipop promised for the close future. The features and specifications of the Yureka seem quite impressive for the price.
Finally waiting for the device to get available to buy so that a final review can be done of the device.
The best thing is after rooting the phone also the warranty will be there and all the other kernel stuff and other sources which is required for making a android open source will be available by the company itself.