YU is all set to launch its new affordable YU branded smartphone at an event later today. Now the registration page of the smartphone has gone live on Snapdeal before the launch. This confirms the name of the smartphone as YUNIQUE and its specifications. It will have a 4.7-inch HD screen, slightly smaller than YUPHORIA’s 5-inch screen, will come with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage, instead of 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage on the YUPHORIA.
YU YUNIQUE specifications
- 4.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS Fully Laminated display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- 1.2 GHz Quad-Core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor with Adreno 306 GPU
- 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
- Dual SIM
- Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
- 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture
- 2MP front-facing camera, 83-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.4 aperture
- Dimensions: 134.5×67.5×8.3mm; Weight: 128g
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 2000mAh battery
The YU YUNIQUE comes Black color and will be priced at Rs. 4,999, according to the listing. It will come with two additional back covers in Serene White and Moonstone Grey colors for Rs. 5,499. The smartphone will go on sale starting from September 15th through flash sale. It is doubtful if YU will launch the rumored YU5050 high-end smartphone today.
[Update: YU has officially launched the YUNIQUE for Rs. 4,999.]