Yu YUnique Plus Mobile

4999.00

 INTRODUCTION:

YU comes with another device with very good features in its YUnique Plus series called Yu YUnique Plus. Connect ten times faster with 4G LTE connectivity. It is powered by a quad-core processor and runs on OS Lollipop version out of the box. Let’s get into the detailed review of the product.

Design:

It is a dual sim 4G android smartphone. It has circles at the back and the company liked to call it as Saturn rings. This is a slim phone with a thickness of 8.3mm but not extremely thin kind as said by the company. This phone comes under the slim phones with only 6.9mm thickness. It is really surprising that such a slim phone is holding a quad core processor.

The device is made of ploy-carbonate and the keys provided are metal. It has a matte finish and nowhere it is glossy and there is no chance of dust and fingerprints. Top of the display has the earpiece, usual sensors, and front facing camera as well as YU branding which is in white color. Bottom of the display has the three touch capacitive buttons. To the sides of the smartphone has the power/sleep key and volume rockers which are separated.

Yu Unique Plus - design

The device has the 3.5mm jack for plugging the headphones and a micro USB port for charging. The rear end has the 8MP camera; LED flash and the branding. The speaker grill is placed at the right bottom of the rear end. Underneath the back panel you can find space for two SIM’s, a slot for micro SD card and a groove to place the 2000mAh battery. It is available in black color only. It is just 128 grams light.

DISPLAY:

Yu YUnique Plus has an IPS display. The display is 4.7” inch. Its display is made of LCD IPS panels. It is a touch multi-touch capacitive touch screen.

Yu Unique Plus - display

It has an HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels with a 312ppi pixel density. It displays around 16 m colors. Has a Gorilla glass 3 which gives 5 times better protection than the normal glass.

FEATURES:

Yu YUnique Plus comes with OS Android v5.1 Lollipop on box powered by a 64 bit quad-core ARM Cortex A53 processor ticking at 1.2 GHz and a chipset of QUALCOMM snapdragon 410 with Adreno 306 GPU. Consisting of 2GB DDR3 RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable through micro SD slot up to 32GB.

Yu Unique Plus - features

Having primary camera of 8MP with LED flash with geo-tagging, autofocus, auto touch, face/smile detection feature, HDR panorama. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. The primary camera records video at 1080p@30fps. 2MP Secondary camera is provided with 83 degrees wide angle. G-sensor, light sensor, and proximity sensors are present.

Yu Unique Plus - features

It has 2000mAh li-Ion removable battery which provides talk time up to Up to 7hrs on 3G and stand by time up to 345hrs, 6hrs of video playback and 12.5hrs of music playback. It has dual sim support. Provided with HTML browser. The device supports 4G connectivity.     

PERFORMANCE:

The mobile consumes 30% less power than others. This is a device with basic pricing but the features feel better than that. The display is good and bright enough to use in outdoor conditions.

Yu Unique Plus - performance

The HD display provides the best viewing experience. The design is good and feels quite a bit new. The keyboard is very good and spacious. The touch is very fast and responsive. It can play many games with its 2GB RAM and the quad-core processor accompanied by the Adreno 306 graphic card.

Yu Unique Plus - performance

The problem comes with the limited expandable storage of 32GB only.  The graphic quality is good. The overall performance of the device is ok. Even the quad processor allows faster response making it a very good phone.

VERDICT:

Yu YUnique Plus is a very budget android phone available. Its performance is very good and the design also feels premium. Yu Unique Plus is available at a price of Rs 5K/-(Flipkart). 

YU Yureka S Mobile

6499.00

  INTRODUCTION:

YU Yureka S is a recent launch from Yu Company. It is a mid-segment budget android dual sim smartphone with 4G connectivity. It is packed with an octa-core processor and IPS FHD display. Let’s get into the detail review of this device.

DESIGN:

YU Yureka S comes in a Graphite Grey color. It comes with metal body finish. The camera and the LED flash are placed inside a rounded glass body which is very big. It has a unibody design which makes it feel more rounded at the edges. The surrounding body is black in color and the remaining is in gray color. The branding comes on the back side. It is having a very smooth body.

The buttons are placed on the right side. The buttons are also kind of different. It has a large power button and to the top and bottom of the power button comes the volume rockers which are separated and small. The button placement is not suitable for all and didn’t like it much. The front camera is placed above the display. The body is a plastic one and o metal is used. The three capacitive touch buttons on the display. It has dimensions of 147.67 x72.8 x 7.71mm. To the rear side there comes the branding and the model name.

YU Yureka S - design

The single speaker is located on the rear side. The charging slot is at the bottom.  To the top comes the 3.5mm headphone jack. At the back, there is a non-removable panel. It is provided with sim slots and SD card slot on the sides which is of a hybrid kind. Available buttons are Power Button, Volume Rockers, and On-Screen Buttons.

DISPLAY:

YU Yureka S comes with a 5.2 inch IPS display. It displays around 16M colors. It has a resolution of Full HD 1080 x 1920 pixels. It is a multi-touch capacitive screen. It comes with corning gorilla Glass 3. The display looks good.

YU Yureka S-display

The Yu Yureka S gives new color spectrum in its full HD display. The gorilla glass supplemented makes it harder yet beautiful. The pixel density of the device is 423ppi. 

FEATURES:

YU Yureka S is a smartphone with best features. It is powered by the powerful 64- bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 - MSM8939 Octa Core and coupled with Adreno 405 @550 Mhz. It is running on the OS Android v5.1.1 Lollipop. It has an internal memory of 3GB and 16GB RAM. The expandable memory provided up to 32GB.

YU Yureka S-features

Having primary camera of 13 MP, OV13850 Purecell sensor with autofocus and LED flash. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. 5 MP, the OV5693 front shooter is provided featuring 84-degree wide angle, f/2.2.

YU Yureka S-features

Embedded rechargeable 3000mAh Li-Polymer battery which provides enough life. It has dual sim support with 4G LTE connectivity. The sim slots support GSM Sims. Gravity, Light, Motion, E-compass, Proximity, Accelerometer are available. Provided with Dual-microphone with noise cancellation.

PERFORMANCE:

The 3000mAh battery gives longer life making it a better phone for multi-tasking. Out of 16 GB, you get around 11.2 GB free space. And coming to the RAM, out of 3GB it has 2.3 GB free space. The overall performance is good. Gaming is average. The display is very good with very good resolution. It comes with a powerful Octa-core processor which gives an intense performance.

YU Yureka S-performance

The graphics provided enables good gaming as well watching hi-end videos. The battery here gives longer life than expected. The design is average. This mobile works well but I could not say this is the best as the Yu Yureka mobiles efficiency and the quality don't last for longer periods. The best thing about this device is the display. The rear speaker does sound loud. The touch is responsive. The UI feels fluid and understandable. 

CAMERA:

The YU Yureka s has zero shutter lag and takes pictures faster than ever. The 13MP rear camera captures all your moments and records then in a perfect way making it livelier. Even in the low light conditions, you will get the best shots. The OV13850 PureCel® Camera Chip™ gives better pictures. Get the best, sharper and more detailed selfies on the 84 degrees wide angle lens.

YU Yureka S - camera

The camera UI has some basic modes like Panorama, HDR. It also has some manual settings on the brightness, exposure, saturation and contrast levels. Autofocus is a bit slow and the tap to focus is fast.

VERDICT:

The phone performance and the hardware specifications are good on hand as well as on papers. The design is of an average kind as it slightly copies the Micromax Canvas design and the camera is large making it look odd when you carry. The performance is also good. The price in India of Yu Yureka S is around 9K which is not too pricey and reachable kind.

Yu Yunique Mobile

4444.00

 INTRODUCTION

Yu comes with a stunning price range smartphones to give the best features packed in the well-built body. Let's see how decent it really is and let's check out the performance.

DESIGN

Yu Yunque is a medium sized body with 4.7 inch HD display having curved edges. The rear panel is soft and hard. The design is quite different than other smartphones. It feels different especially at the rear camera which is surrounded by the thick bezel. The control key is placed on the sides and is slightly curvy towards the back having a metal finish.

The smart is thin and feels very light. It has medium-sized panels. It is available in black. The power slot is located at the bottom and the 3.5mm headphone jack is present on the top. The secondary camera on the front upper panel. The rear panel is removable and when you open it you find Micro sd card and sim slots.

The branding comes to the back side only with the YU logo. The stereo speakers are available at the rear side. The three capacitive touch buttons are placed on the bottom panel. It is designed in 134.5 x 67.5 x 8.3 mm dimensions and the weight is 128 grams.

DISPLAY

Yu Yunique is equipped with 4.7” display made of IPS panels, it is a multi-touch capacitive touch screen. Displaying around 16M colors. It has a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The three navigation buttons are present on the bottom panel. It has a pixel density of 312ppi. It has a screen to body ratio of 67.1%. It comes with corning gorilla glass 3. Supports 5 points multi-touch.

FEATURES

Yu Yunique is powered by the powerful quad core cortex A53 processor with the chipset of Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410. It got a graphic core of Adreno 306. It is running on the OS Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop). It has an internal memory of 8GB and 1GB RAM. The expandable memory provided up to 32GB.

Having primary camera of 8MP with autofocus, LED flash. Records video at 1080p@30fps. It features geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. 2MP front shooter is provided for video calling and selfies. It has 2000mAh Li-ion non-removable battery which provides long lasting back up to 271 hrs of standby time and 7hrs talk time. It is dual sim smartphone with 4G support and embedded with micro sim slots.

PERFORMANCE

There is also corning gorilla glass for protection from scratches and damages. It is pretty hard. It is a 4.7-inch high definition screen which can be easily operated with a single hand.  The video playback quality is quite good and very impressive. The sound from the speakers is loud and clear but it is not such a deal breaker and the earphones provided are of average quality. If you want you can buy good quality earphones for better music.

The overall screen quality is very good.  The touch buttons do light up. The call quality is really amazing with clear sound. Coming to the camera it supports a lot of scene modes. It has zero shutter delay and voice capture, face or smile detection, smile shot, HDR and much more. Both the rear and front camera are very good giving excellent pictures which I liked most in this device. The colors captured are pretty decent.

In very low light condition the photography seemed good. Its Antutu score is 19396, Coming to the gaming you can play you can play moderate level games with ease and does not create any problems or stutters. There are no lags in gaming and you can play many mid and some of the high-end games nicely. At this price, I don’t have anything to complain either.

VERDICT

Yu Yunique felt the best smartphone available at a very affordable price. It is given with many features which make it the best. It is definitely worth your money and best to buy. It is priced at Rs.6199/- @ Snapdeal.

            

Yu Yureka Note

12299.00

Yu Yureka Note is one of the improvised versions of the Yu Yureka smartphones. It comes with 4Gconnectivity with the 6-inch large display running on the latest android Lollipop version.

DESIGN:

Yu Yureka Note is ultra-model design with stereo speakers located on the bottom side. Comes with a thickness of 7.8mm. The bezel around the phone is metal and the buttons are not metal and doesn’t give any tactile feedback. The back panel feels very soft and also provides great grip. This is an improvised version of the previous Yu Yureka phone. Comes with the additional fingerprint sensor.

The fingerprint sensor is placed at the back. The camera looks different with surrounded wide panel.  It looks very trendy and made of plastic with curved edges. The back panel is very smooth. The branding comes to the back and there is no branding on the front side. The volume rockers and power button have resided side by side to the right of the display. The charger slot is located at the bottom side. Memory card slot and the sim card slot are available under the hood. And the headphone jack is placed at the top.

Yu Yureka Note design

The primary camera is at the rear side a LED flash has resided right below the camera. The front camera is placed on the front top left. It has very thin bezels.  The dual stereo speakers are available at back. It comes only in black color. It is provided with secondary noise cancellation mic.

DISPLAY:

Yu Yureka Note smartphone is equipped with 6” LCD display made of IPS panels, it is a multi-touch capacitive touch screen. Displaying around 16 million colors.

Yu Yureka Note display

It has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. No anti-glare coating is provided. Multitouch up to 5 fingers.  Protected with corning gorilla glass 3. The pixel density of the device is 367ppi.

FEATURES:

Yu Yureka Note runs on OS Android Lollipop v5.1.1 powered by 1.2 GHz Octa-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 processor with a chipset of MediatekMT6753. Consisting of 3GB RAM and 16GB internal memory expandable through micro SD slot up to 256GB.

Yu Yureka Note features

The having primary camera of 13MP with dual LED flash and phase detection autofocus. It consists of features like geotagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama and face detection. Secondary camera of 8MP. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. Sensors such Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity are present.

It has 4000mAh li-on removable battery. It is a dual sim device with GSM sim slots and 4G connectivity on sim 1. Fast battery charging of 60% in 30min is available.

PERFORMANCE:

Yu Yureka Note is running on the latest android lollipop version. The fingerprint sensor is not very fast comparing to other. The software has very minimal features and feels close to the stock android. Out of 3 GB, you get around 2.31 GB free Ram and 10GB internal memory out of 16GB RAM.

It consists of Full IPS display the display is quite lovely with color balance. The viewing angles are quite good. The camera is good and the shutter speed is average. If you zoom out the pictures the details are average.  Browsing the internet is very good and loads very quickly. The display has vibrant colors. The Geek benchmark score is 690 on the single score and 2977 on the multi-core.

The Antutu score is around 43755. It is provided with the really large display which is hard to catch. The 6-inch display is really big for me and I really didn’t like it. Overall performance is good. The keyboard supplemented is okay and here is no problem with the touch. The loudspeakers are good. The design is simple and good.

VERDICT:

 

Yu Yureka Note is great in design with good specifications. The fingerprint sensor is really quite low and not very amazing the device comes at a very affordable price range. It is available at a price tag of Rs13, 700/- Flipkart.