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YU cuts price of YUREKA PLUS in India, now available for Rs 8999

YU Televentures has dropped the price of YUREKA PLUS in India after two weeks of its launch, as expected. It is now priced at Rs 8,999 in India.


The YUREKA Plus now becomes the most affordable (cheapest) phone in India to come with a Full HD display, after the price was dropped by Rs 1,000. Now, it will cost Rs 8,999 and is available exclusively on Amazon India via flash sales. Earlier, the crown was with Lenovo K3 Note.

The next flash sale of YUREKA PLUS is on August 6 at 12 pm on Amazon and registrations for the same will end at midnight on August 4. If you are one of the owners of the device already and is disappointed by the price drop, YU has decided to giveaway Rs 1,000 gift card, which is redeemable on Amazon India. Lets take a look at the specifications of the device.


YU YUREKA PLUS Specifications

The YU YUREKA PLUS features a 5.5-inch HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) FULL HD IPS display with a pixel density of 400ppi and also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) octa-core 64 bit (ARM Cortex A53 – 4×1.5 GHz + 4×1.0 GHz) processor with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Cyanogen 12 OS based on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box.

The YUREKA PLUS rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, Sony IMX214 sensor, 5P Largan Blue lens. It can shoot 1080p Full HD videos as 30 fps and slo-mo videos of 720p at 60 fps. On the front, it comes with a 5 megapixel front facing camera which comes with 1.4 micron pixel size for clicking selfies and making video calls. It supports Dual SIM and comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio.

The YUREKA PLUS comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG as connectivity options. It has a 2,500 mAh battery under the hood.

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