Display and Build
The Micromax Yureka carries a 5.5-inch IPS LCD multi touch display with a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels (HD) and a pixel density of 267ppi. It offers clear viewing from angles as wide as 180 degrees and resists scratches easily with the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Despite being so big, it deserves applause due to its thickness of just 8.5mm. Moreover, the first of its kind polished moonstone finish at the back radiates a nice appeal.
Processor and OS
Sandwiched between the two panels of the Yureka, there is a 64-bit 1.5GHz octa-core processor based on Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 processor which utilizes the capabilities of the phone efficiently and guarantees powerful performance. It is aided by a 2GB DDR3 RAM for smooth multitasking. Rich graphics is ensured by Adreno 305 GPU.
The main attraction of the handset is the Cyanogen OS 11 platform, a modified version of Android v4.4.4 KitKat OS. Micromax promises to give timely OTA updates with the update to the latest Android v5.0 Lollipop expected soon. The CyanogenMod allows you to tinker with the platform according to your needs without worrying about the warranty.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Micromax Yureka flaunts a 13MP autofocus camera with Sony EXMOR CMOS sensor, wide angle lens, f/2.2 aperture, Blue Filter architecture and LED flash. It is fluent in recording 1,080p videos at 30fps and 720p ones at 60fps. It dons a 5MP front camera for selfie lovers. The phone houses 16GB of internal memory which is further expandable up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The Micromax Yureka is fuelled by a sealed 2,500mAh Li-Po battery and can be connected through 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v4.0 and USB port. It also supports 4G LTE Cat4 networks to ensure high speed web browsing experience.
Micromax will have a lot of hopes with the Yureka thanks to its brilliant specs, affordable price tag and most importantly intuitive OS. The big phablet looks appealing with its sleek and unique styling and has the power to provide seamless performance. It will definitely attract tech savvy people who love to have a high level of control on their gadgets.