Micromax’s subsidiary Yu Televentures has launched a new smartphone- Yu Yunique 2, the successor to the Yu Yunique smartphone. Priced at Rs. 5,999, the phone will be available exclusively on e-retail site Flipkart starting Thursday, July 27 from 12PM.
The Yu Yunique 2 features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phone is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor clocked at 1.3GHz and paired with 2GB of RAM. On the software front, it runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. The Yu Yunique 2 sports a 13-megapixel camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front camera for selfies and video calls. The main camera on the smartphone comes with panorama, HDR mode, and a dedicated night mode. The phone packs a 2500mAh battery and supports 4G VoLTE.
The Yu Yunique 2 boasts a metal back panel with patterned design. The smartphone comes integrated with Truecaller as its default dialer app. The Truecaller integration will give users a seamless caller ID, spam detection feature. Connectivity options on the phone include- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/A-GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm jack and Micro USB port. Sensors on board include- accelerometer, ambient light sensor and proximity sensor. The phone measures 145×72.7×9.15mm and weigh 159 grams. The Yu Yunique 2 will be available in two colour options- Champagne and Coal Black.
Commenting on the launch of the Yu Yunique 2, Shubhodip Pal, Chief Marketing and Chief Commercial Officer at Micromax and YU said, “With Yunique 2, we are bringing a smartphone that hits the sweet spot of power, performance and style confluence together in one device. It is a smartphone that will be a compelling choice for those new age users who are always multi-tasking. We have worked towards making a difference- not only in the phone’s design language but the overall proposition that is aligned with the needs of our consumers. We are super excited to partner with Flipkart and integrate a true dialer experience through Truecaller.”