Micromax launches the telephone that received OnePlus banned in India
Micromax has simply revealed the primary product from its Yu smartphone collaboration with Cyanogen: the Yureka. Even forward of its launch, the $142 handset has gained a sure notoriety. Cyanogen declared it might not replace OnePlus One telephones bought in India because of an unique cope with Micromax, and the Indian authorities even banned the OnePlus One utterly. As for the telephone itself? Micromax is not recognized for spec-tastic handsets, however the Yureka does have one declare to fame: It is the primary sixty four-bit gadget formally supported by Cyanogen. In any other case, the telephone is an honest-wanting mid-ranger with a sixty four-bit 1.5Ghz Snapdragon 615 octa-core chip, a 5.5-inch 720p display, 2GB of RAM and twin thirteen-megapixel/5-megapixel cameras.
The brand new handset will come outfitted with a Cyanogen eleven-flavored model of Android four.four.four (KitKat). Meaning it will not profit from the sixty four-bit chip till Cyanogen 12 comes alongside. That replace will probably be based mostly on Android 5 (Lollipop), which does help sixty four-bit chips (albeit in a really restricted approach for now). In the meantime, the Cyanogen OS signifies that, just like the OnePlus One, the Yureka will profit from an almost inventory Android expertise and quite a few customization choices. Offered you reside in India, the worth for all that’s fairly rattling good: eight,999 rupees, or about $142. It’s going to be obtainable solely at Amazon.
- Key specs
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- Sort Smartphone
- Working system Android (KitKat [4.4])
- Display measurement 5.5 inches
- Inner reminiscence sixteen GB
- Digital camera thirteen&#one hundred sixty;megapixels
- Dimensions 6.02 x 2.ninety nine x zero.35 in
- Weight 5.seventy one oz
- Launched 2014-05