The YU YUREKA S is the third device in the YU YUREKA series of smartphones that were announced in March 2016. While the two other members of the seriees, the YU YUREKA and the YU YUREKA NOTE have been launched and are already being sold in the smartphone market, same is not the case for the YUREKA S.
Until recently, we heard relatively nothing about the mid-range smartphone, but if you’re one of those that have been awaiting the device, you have cause to rejoice. The YU YUREKA S has been listed on YU Mobiles’ official website, meaning it’s going to start selling soon.
The YU YUREKA S has a model nunber YU5200, and we finally have first-hand information about its full specs and price in India.
YU YUREKA S Specifications
Display & Design
The YU YUREKA S comes with an LCD display 5.2-inches in dimension and protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The display has a resolution of 1920 * 1080, and the device itself has a symmetrical design and metal chassis.
Memory & Performance
Under the hood, the YU YUREKA S is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 615 SoC with a maximum processing speed of 1.7GHz for fast and efficient completion off heavy tasks. This capability is further extended by an Adreno 405 GPU which takes the burden of graphics processing off the CPU.
The YU YUREKA S is bundled with 3GB of RAM to give the CPU enough space to carry out its operations. And heavy downloaders are not disappointed, as the YUREKA S comes with 16GB of internal memory which can be further expanded to up to 32GB with a micro SD card.
Connectivity & Battery
The YU YUREKA S packs a 3,000mAh battery with no added featurres or fast-charge. It comes with an hybrid dual-SIM slot which can accommodate one micro SIM card and either a nano SIM card or an external micro SD card.
The YUREKA S supports 4G LTE with added Voice over LTE (VoLTE) functionality. Included also in the area of networking and connectivityare Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS and Bluetooth 4.0.
The YU smartphone possesses a 13MP camera at the rear equipped with a f/2.22 aperture and Omni Vision (OV) 13850 sensor for advanced mobile photography. It also comes with a LED flash for low-light situations.
The YUREKA S has a 5MP selfie shooter with 84o wide-angle lens, OV5693 sensor and f/2.22 aperture for capturing those wonderful moments.
Software and Hardware
The YUREKA S runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop from the box, and features some quality audio hardware like a Yamaha amp, Wolfson Pure sound controller and noise cancellation microphone.
YU YUREKA S Specifications (Summary)
- 5.2-inch FHD Display with 1920
*1080 pixel resolution and 423 PPI pixel density.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection layer.
- 1.7GHz Octa-Core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Processor and Adreno 405 GPU.
- 3GB RAM & 16GB expandable built-in storage.
13MP Rear Camera
- LED Flash
- f/2.2 aperture
- OV13850 Sensor
- HDR & 1080p video recording.
5MP Front Camera
- f/2.2 aperture
- OV5693 Sensor
- 84-degree wide-angle lens.
- Audio – Wolfson Pure Sound Technology, Yamaha Amplifier & Noise Cancellation Microphone.
- Hybrid Dual-SIM Slot (1 micro-SIM + 1 Nano-sim/micro SD).
- 4G LTE Support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
- 3,000mAh battery.
- Android 5.1 Lollipop.
YU YUREKA S Price in China and India
The YUREKA S is already being sold by some retail stores in India, and will start selling officially soon for Rs. 6499 in India. It comes in a sole gray color variant, and information about the devoce and pricin is available on the official YU website.