YU Yunicorn features like flagship in budget range
Indian smartphone manufacturer Micromax’s sister company YU – Play God just launched its new smartphone. The new smartphone YU Yunicorn features 4GB RAM along with 32 GB ROM at budget range. The device is called as flagship by the company. The YU Yunicorn features are packed with top line specifications. But the device carries a very attractive price tag of Rs. 12,999. The smartphone is sold exclusively via Flipkart in flash sale. The registrations for the flash sale started already. It will be available in two colors: Rush Gold and Rush Silver. The YU Yunicorn will give a tough competition to Lenovo’s ZUK Z1 and LeEco Le2 in this price segment. YU founder Rahul Sharma said at the launch event,
“It’s insanely beautiful and it will break some hearts. It will break records, it will break the conventional, it will break the rules…WAIT, it will break the flagships.”
The YU Yunicorn features a 5-inch Full HD IPS display with 2.5D curved screen with 1920X1080p resolution. The device is powered by 64 bit MediaTek Helio P10 Octa Core (MT6755) Processor clocked at 1.8 GHz. It boasts MALI-T860 graphics that enhances your gaming experience on the phone. The device comes with a huge 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB of internal storage option. The internal storage is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. The YU Yunicorn features a 13MP rear camera with a combination of OV13853 PureCel Image Sensor. It helps to capture ultra-high definition pictures. The camera features Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS), True Tone Dual LED Flash, 5P Lens，f/2.2 large aperture with Wide Angle 79.5. The camcorder can record Full HD, Slow motion and time lapse videos. At the front side, 5MP camera with 4P Lens and aperture f/2.0 provides a great experience of selfies.
The YU Yunicorn packed with Chip-level security. It’s fingerprint sensor can stores up to 5 fingerprints and unlocks in 0.2 secs. The device connectivity includes 4G LTE along with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Hot spot, microUSB V3.0, Bluetooth 4.1 and 3.0 audio port. The device runs on Android 5.1.1 with YU’s steroid on the top. The device dimensions are 153.3×75.4×8.5mm and weighs 149 grams. The Yunicorn is packed with a huge 000mAh Li-Polymer battery which can fully charge in 3.5 hours
— YU (@YUplaygod) June 1, 2016