A consumer checks out smartphones (Reuters)
A consumer checks out smartphones (Reuters)Reuters

Before YU could officially announce the new smartphone, Snapdeal, probably in its bid to generate excitement among fans, listed the YU Yunique on its site, revealing key features and price of the device.

Once the word got out, the listing was taken down, but by then, many technology blogs had taken screen shots of the page.

As per the listing, the YU Yunique sports 4.7-inch HD (1280x720p) display and runs on the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS based Cyanogen OS 12.1 powered by the 64-bit class 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, Adreno 306 graphics engine, 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt memory, a 2000 mAh battery which can keep the phone running for close to 271 hours under standby mode.

It is also said to boast of a 8mp camera with LED flash, full HD video recording ability and on the front, it packs a 2mp snapper with wide-angle lens.

The YU Yunique is expected to cost Rs 4,999 and the registration would go live at 8pm, Tuesday (14 September), reported Fone Arena.

Stay tuned for more information, as we will be bringing live updates on Tuesday.

Leaked specifications of YU Yunique:

Model YU Yunique
Display 4.7-inch HD (1280x720p) screen Gorilla Glass 3 shieldPixel density: 312 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Cyanogen OS 12.1 (Android 5.1 Lollipop)
Processor 64-bit class 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
GPU Adreno 306
Storage capacity 8GB, expandable up to 32GB
  • Main: 8.0-megapixel camera LED flash, full HD video recording, f/2.0 aperture,
  • Front: 2.0-megapixel camera with 83-degree wide-angle lens
Battery 2000 mAh;
  • Talk time: up to 7 hours
  • Standby time: close to 270 hours
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi, FM radio, micro-USB v2.0, microSD card slot, A-GPS
Dimensions 134.5 × 67.5 × 8.3 mm
Weight 128 g
Price ₹4,999/-
  • 5,999/- (with 2 back covers - Serene White+ Moonstone Grey )