Micromax YU Yureka Flash Sale 13.0 on Amazon India to go Live on 9 April
Micromax YU Yureka Flash Sale 13.0 on Amazon India to go Live on 9 AprilAmazon India screen-shot

Micromax's sub-brand YU is all geared to kick off 13th edition of the Yureka flash sale on 9 April.

The company's e-commerce affiliate Amazon India has confirmed to hold the YU Yureka sale on Thursday 2pm [Here], but the details regarding the number of units available on sale is still under wraps. We will update more details as it develops.

[Update: The company has just announced that there will be 25,000 units up for grabs on 9 April flash sale ]

As of now Micromax YU is busy with the promotional campaign on its upcoming Project Caesar.

Early this week, YU picked up the top five names, Yuknight, Yunicorn, Yuphoria, Yunity and Youth, among one lakh entries. And after three days of online voting, the company is ready with the winning name.

On Wednesday, 8 April, the company concluded the online voting phase to pick up the final name of the new handset.

It released series of eight hints on Twitter network for fans to predict the name of the YU's new smartphone and going by the numerous messages, it looked like Yuknight might win the battle, but the company made a surprise declaration that Yuphoria will be the name of the new smartphone.

[Read more: Project Caesar: Micromax YU #YUNameIt Online Naming Contest Ends; Company Declares Yuphoria]

Coming back to the main topic in hand, we would like to remind our readers that prospective consumers should get registered to become eligible to buy the YU Yureka. If the user has already got registered for previous flash sales, they need not re-apply; they will be put into the waiting list. They can directly try ordering the handset on 9 April.

Key Specifications of Micromax YU Yureka:

Model Micromax YU Yureka
  • 5.5-inch HD (720x1280p) screen with 80-degree viewing angle, it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 shield, oleophobic coating to prevent finger-print smudges
  • Pixel density: 267 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS CyanogenMod Android 4.4.4 KitKat based CM11 series [it is guaranteed to be the first smartphone to get custom Lollipop 5.0 OS among all Android phones]
Processor 64-bit class Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 [MSM 8939]series Octa-core [Quad-core 1.7GHz ARM Cortex A53 + quad-core 1.0GHz A53] CPU
GPU Adreno 405
Storage 16GB, expandable up to 32GB
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with Sony Exmor RS sensor, Blue-lens architecture, 5-physical element lens, f/2.2 aperture, 75.4 degree wide-angle, full HD (1080p) resolution recording, LED flash
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera with 71-degree angle lens
Battery 2500 mAh (Lithium-Polymer)
  • 4G-LTE: up to 11 hours;
  • 3G: close to 13 hours;
  • 2G:up to 15 hours;
  • Music playback: almost a day;
  • Video playback: close to 6 hours;
  • Gaming: up to 4 hours;

[Average phone usage details]

  • Talk time: close to 8 hours;
  • Standby time: up to 210 hours;
Network 3G & 4G-LTE (Cat. 4): 150mbps/50mbps (Download/Upload speed)
Special mention Warranty not void on Rooting, OTA (Over-The-Air) updates every month
Add-ons Dual-SIM (micro) slots, Curved body design, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth v4.0, A-GPS, Micro-USB, FM Radio
Dimensions 154.8 x 78.0 x 6.0-8.8 (width) mm
Colour Moonstone Grey;Accessory: hand-crafted leather cover (costs extra)
Price ₹8,999/-