YU Yutopia launched at 24,999: Features and Specifications
Micromax sister company Yu Televentures today launched its next flagship named YU Yutopia. The YU Yutopia is called most powerful smartphone on the planet. The launch event was held in New Delhi, India. The new device will be exclusively sold via Amazon India. Pre booking of the device starts today at 2PM. You can pre book the YU Yutopia but you have to wait till 26 December to get it. The Yutopia Crafted from aircraft grade Aluminium which makes it 90% stronger than the polycarbonate/sandpaper smartphones. The device is being seen as a competitor to OnePlus 2, HTC One A9 and Sony Xperia Z5. Now it will be very interesting to see the features and specs of Xiaomi’s next flagship Mi5. Rahul Sharma, Founder, YU Televentures said at the launch event:
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.
In terms of specifications, the YU Yutopia sports a 5.2-inch WQHD display having 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution along with 565ppi. The device comes with NTSC -91% along with pure black touch panel, OGS display and Corning Concore Glass protection. It also offers 178° of clear viewing angles. The YU Yutopia is powered by 64 Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Octa-core CPU along with an Adreno 430 GPU. It has deadly combination of two quad core processors clocked at 1.5 GHz and 2.0 GHz respectively. It delivers over 90% faster performance at 75% lesser power. The device comes with 4GB of LPDDR 4 RAM and 32 GB of internal storage capacity. The storage can be further expanded via using microSD card.
— YU (@YUplaygod) December 17, 2015
The YU Yutopia has whopping 21MP rear camera with Sony IMX230 sensor and 6 lenses. The camera features Optical Image Stabilization with Phase Detection Autofocus, dual tone true LED flash and HDR. The camera is capable to record 4K videos at 60fps and Slow-motion HD video at 120 FPS. The 8MP front facing camera comes with f/2.2 wide aperture and 1.4um pixel size. The YU Yutopia comes with an optimized 3,000 mAH removable battery designed to extend battery life and performance efficiency. It comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 which takes your phone from 0-60% charge in less than 30 minutes. The flagship has a dimension of 146.6 x 72.66 x 7.22mm (Camera bump thickness 9.07mm)
The Yu Yutopia comes with a round finger print sensor on back panel to unlock device and take selfies. The flagship runs on Android 5.1.1 based Cyanogenmod 12.1 aka CM 12.1. Connectivity options include 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, and Bluetooth 4.1. The Yutopia sports all the latest sensors like G-sensor, L-sensor, P-sensor, 6-axis Gyroscope, Electronic compass and Barometer. For full review of the Micromax YU Yutopia stay tuned with techbyts.