YU teased with few videos about some announcement today, and finally the company launched a new smartphone called Yureka Plus for a price of Rs. 9,999. As the name suggests, this device doesn’t got any changes in the display size or specifications from the original Yureka; instead the display resolution has been bumped up from 720 pixels to 1080 pixels, making the pixel density count of 400ppi. It also comes with the Gorilla Glass 3 Protection on top of the display.
Though there is no change in the megapixel count of the rear camera sensor, but they have upgraded it to much better Sony sensor. The company also stated that the Yureka Plus comes with new improved chassis and better build quality that gives much more durability as shown in the teaser videos.
With this upgrade, the Yureka Plus joins with Lenovo K3 Note as the most affordable Full HD display smartphones available in the market. The smartphone comes in the colors – Moondust Grey and Alabaster White.
Other specifications of the device remain same like 5.5-inch display, 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 405 and 2GB of RAM. It has 16GB of internal storage and can be expandable up to 32GB via microSD card slot. There is a 13MP rear camera sensor with LED flash and 5MP front facing camera. As the original Yureka, this device also comes with dual SIM dual standby support.
The battery of 2,500mAh is also same as on original Yureka. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based Cyanogen 12 OS. The connectivity of the device includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, and Bluetooth 4.0. The registration for the smartphone has started today, and the sale will go live on July 24 at 12:00 Noon, like any other YU device this will also be Amazon exclusive.