Yu launched Yuphoria in India today for a price of 6,999 INR. Registration has already started and the first batch will sell starting from 28th May, 2014. If you are looking forward to buying this phone here are some of useful questions and their answers.

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Yu Yuphoria Quick Specs

  • Display Size: 5 Inch with, 720p HD resolution, Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Processor: 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 quad core cortex A53 processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Software Version: Android 5.0 Lollipop based Cyanogen OS 12
  • Primary Camera: 8 MP AF Camera, 1080p video recording
  • Secondary Camera: 5 MP, wide angle lens
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: 32 GB MicroSD support
  • Battery: 2230 mAh battery Lithium Polymer, Removable,
  • Connectivity: 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 , Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, aGPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Others: Dual SIM – Yes, both support 4G, USB OTG – No

Question – Does Yu Yuphoria has Corning Gorilla Glass Protection?

Answer – Yes, it comes with Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top.

Question – What is the SAR Value of Yuphoria?

Answer – SAR value is 0.41W/KG@1g (head) and 0.67W/KG@1g (Body)

Question – How is the Display of Yuphoria?

Answer – The Yuphoria display is sharp and crisp, though we felt the colors are slightly on the warmer side. Viewing angles and touch on top of the display is very responsive. It doesn’t attract finger greasily readily. Unlike Yureka, you can not calibrate colors in Yuphoria from settings.  Double tap to wake and double tap to sleep options are available in settings.

Question – How is the Design and Build Quality?

Answer – Yuphoria feels solid and durable, thanks to its metal side frame. Though design is premium, but primarily Yuphoria screams sturdiness rather than style.

Question – Are the Capacitive navigation buttons present on Yuphoria?

Answer – No, capacitive keys are not present.

Question – Is there any heating issue?

Answer –  No, it is not heating up in normal usage, though we will extensively test this and update you regarding how much it heats after further testing.

Question – What comes inside the Box?

Answer – Quick charge support wall charger, Documentation, USB Cable, battery, screen guard and simple headphones

Question – What size SIM card is supported? How is the call quality?

Answer – Both SIM cards accept Micro SIM and both SIM supports 4G. Cellular video calling or call recording is not supported.

Question – Does it have LED notification light?

Answer –  No, LED notification light is not present.

Question – How much is Free Storage?

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Answer – Out of 16 GB, around 11.82 GB is available at use end. You can add 32 GB MicroSD support, but USB OTG is not present. Apps can be transferred to SD card

Question – How much is free RAM on first boot?

Answer – Around 800 MB RAM is available on first boot. Multitasking is smooth.

Question – Does it support USB OTG?

Answer –  No, USB OTG is supported.

Question – How is the Camera Quality?

Answer –  Camera quality is good but not exceptional. Among 8 MP shooters we usually see in this price range, it will rank high. Based on our initial testing, we like the front camera performance in Yuphoria.

Question – How is the performance ? How much did it score on Antutu and Nenamarks?

Answer – Yuphoria scored 21,969 on Antutu and 52.3 fps on Nenamarks 2. The handset has enough horsepower for high end gaming and all heavy lifting.

Question – How many sensors does Yuphoria have?

Answer – G sensor, L sensor, proximity sensor, e compass and 6 axis gyroscope.

Question – How is GPS Locking?

Answer – GPS locking is good for both indoors and outdoors.

Question – How loud is Loudspeaker?

Answer – Loudspeaker is very loud, though the phone is flat, sound doesn’t get significantly muffled even when it is resting on a flat surface.

Question – Can Yu Yuphoria play Full HD 1080p Videos?

Answer – Yes, the handset can play Full HD 1080p and HD 720p videos.

Question – How is the battery backup?

Answer – The 2230 mAh battery is removable and supports quick charging. we will update this post with battery backup after a few days usage.

Conclusion

Yuphoria is a sturdy device, and yes, for a price of 6,999 INR, it is a great deal. It’s major strength will be the performance and software it offers for the price.

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