YU announced the successor of the YUREKA on July 20 in India – the YUREKA PLUS for Rs 9,999 exclusively on Amazon India. The company is now teasing of a price drop on Monday, August 3.
It can always cheer up your mood! Can you guess what is that something which when drops, makes you happy? pic.twitter.com/KFlndeAL1b
— YU (@YUplaygod) August 1, 2015
This teaser the revealed that the device will be priced at Rs 8,999.
— YU (@YUplaygod) August 2, 2015
Now, this teaser confirms that the price of YUREKA PLUS will be dropped by Rs 1,000 and the new price will be Rs 8,999. However, we are not entirely sure if it will be a permanent price drop or for a specific duration. It is sold via flash sale exclusively on Amazon and the next sale is scheduled at 12 pm on August 6. The company might even announce an open sale for a couple of days with the new price of Rs 8,999. We will get to know the complete picture tomorrow i.e. August 3. Have 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.