Yu Yureka Black

Micromax subsidiary brand, Yu Televentures has launched a new smartphone, Yureka Black after a very long time. The phone is supposed to be the successor of the very popular Yu Yureka that was launched in 2015. The smartphone comes with decent specifications and with a very premium build.

The smartphone has got a 5 inch full HD display, 4GB RAM, 32GB memory, 4G VoLTE support, 8 MP front cam, and a very good design.The Yu Yureka Black has been priced at Rs. 8,999. The device will be available in Chrome Black and Matte Black color variants. It will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart on June 6.

Yu Yureka Black Pros

  • Build and Design
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 5 inch FHD Display

Yu Yureka Black Cons

  • Android Marshmallow 6.0
  • Average Battery Life

Yureka Black Specifications

Key SpecsYu Yureka Black
Display 5.0 inches IPS LCD
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 430
Processor Octa Core 1.4 GHz
Memory4 GB
Inbuilt Storage 32 GB
Storage Upgrademicro-SD, up to 128 GB
Primary Camera13 MP with PDAF, Dual LED Flash
Secondary Camera8 MP with LED Flash
Fingerprint SensorYes
NFCNo
4G readyYes
SIM card typeDual SIM
WaterproofNo
Battery 3,000 mAh

Question: Does the Yureka Black support Dual SIM slots?

Answer: Yes, it comes with hybrid SIM slots.

Question: Does the Yureka Black support VolTE?

Answer: Yes, it supports VoLTE.

Question: How much RAM and internal storage is offered with Yureka Black?

Answer: A user gets 4GB RAM which is coupled to 32GB internal storage.

Question: How much RAM is free out of 4GB in Yureka Black?

Answer: Approx 2.5GB RAM is free out of 4GB.

Question: How much memory is free out of 32GB in Yureka Black?

Answer: Approx 22GB RAM is free out of 32GB.

Question: Can internal storage be upgraded in Yureka Black?

Answer: Yes, the storage can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.

Question: What are the color options offered with Yureka Black?

Answer: The smartphone is offered with Chrome Black and Matte Black color options.

Question: Does the Yu Yureka Black features a 3.5mm audio jack?

Answer: Yes, it features a 3.5mm audio jack.

Question: What are the sensors incorporated in Yu Yureka Black?

Answer: The Yureka Black comes with Accelerometer, linear acceleration, Rotation vector, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, pedometer, and proximity sensors.

Question: What are the accessories offered with Yu Yureka Black?

Answer: A travel charger, a micro USB cable, a screen protector, a transparent phone cover and a in-ear type earphone is offered with Yu Yureka Black smartphone.

Question: Is the battery removable in the Yu Yureka Black?

Answer: No, you cannot remove battery in Yureka Black.

Question: What is the SoC used in the Yureka Black?

Answer: The Yureka Black is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 430 chip-set which is clocked at 1.4 GHz. The graphics is handled by Adreno 505 GPU.

Question: How is the display of the Yureka Black?

Yu Yureka Black

Answer: The Yureka Black features a 5.0-inch full-HD IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a pixel density of ~441ppi. It has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 2.5D curved glass.

Question: Does Yureka Black support NFC connectivity?

Answer: No, it does not support NFC connectivity.

Question: Does the Yureka Black support adaptive brightness?

Answer: Yes.

Question: Which OS Version, OS type runs on the phone?

Answer: The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with little customization.

Question: Does it have capacitive buttons or on-screen buttons?

Answer: The phone features on screen buttons.

Question: Does it come with a fingerprint sensor?

Answer: Yes, it comes with a front mounted fingerprint sensor.

Question: Can fingerprint sensor used as a home button on the Yu Yureka Black?

Answer: Yes, it can be used as a home button.

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Question: Does Yureka Black support USB OTG?

Answer: Yes, the device supports USB OTG.

Question: Does the Yureka Black features Gyroscope sensor?

Answer: No, the device does not come with a gyroscope sensor.

Question: What are the camera specifications of Yureka Black?

Answer: The rear features a 13MP camera with Sony IMX258 sensor, PDAF, and dual LED flash. The other features also include geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, night, sports and Beauty mode. Whereas, the front has a 8MP camera with LED flash.

Question: Does the Yureka Black support HDR mode?

Answer: Yes.

Question: Can a user play 4K videos on Yureka Black?

Answer: No, you cannot play 4K videos on Yureka Black.

Question: Is there any dedicated camera shutter button on Yureka Black?

Answer: No

Question: How loud is the loudspeaker of Yureka Black?

Answer: The loudspeaker is decent enough to give significant output.

Question: Can Yureka Black be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

Answer: Yes, it can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.

Question: Can mobile hotspot internet sharing is supported?

Answer: Yes.

Conclusion

For the price, the Yu Yureka Black packs quite a sweet set of specifications. The design is quite impressive, it has got a good amount of RAM, a good display, a decent chip-set, and a good set of cameras. However many smartphone are offering bigger batteries these days and moreover it runs on an older OS. Apart from these downside, there’s hardly anything to complain about this device. Hence at the price tag of Rs. 8,999, it is not a bad deal.