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YU Yureka Black starts receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

Here's how to install Android 7.1.1 Nougat on Yu Yureka Black.


Yu Yureka Black: The YU Yureka Black carries a price tag of Rs 8,999. It boasts a 5-inch full HD display with 2.5D curved glass along with Gorilla Glass 3 for added protection. The smartphone in equipped with 4GB of RAM. There is 32GB of internal storage which is expandable up to only 64GB via microSD card.

Yu made a comeback in the Indian market with its Yureka Black smartphone this June. The smartphone is priced at Rs 8,999, and runs Android 6.0 out-of-the-box. However, at the time of launch, Yu promised that it will be rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update to the device soon. Keeping that promise, Yu has started rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for all Yureka Black smartphones. Also Read - OnePlus Nord open sale pushed to August 6, only 8GB and 12GB RAM variants will go on sale

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The update will be rolled out via OTA. However, in-order to get OTA update you need to be on stock Android M firmware. Once the update hits the device, users will get the notification for the same. You can also check for the update availability manually by going to Settings -> About -> System Update -> Check for Update. Download the update and install it.

Talking about the update, the Android Nougat will bring a host of new features to the Yu Yureka Black, such as multi-window app support, power-saving Doze feature, and background system updates among others. One major relief that Yureka Black users will experience is the bug fixes and performance improvements that come with the latest update. This Nougat update also helps users save battery and consume less memory when the screen is turned off, which further helps saving battery life. Another interesting feature that comes with the update is instant apps, which allow users to begin using or testing an app within Google Play Store before actually downloading the app. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi 4 to YU Yureka Black: 5 smartphones with full HD display under Rs 10,000

As for the smartphone, the Yu Yureka Black features a 5-inch full HD 2.5D display with Gorilla Glass 3 on top. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, clocked at 1.4GHz, which is paired with 4GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card. ALSO READ: YU Yureka Black Review: Is Black really back?

For photography, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX 258 sensor. Up front, there is an 8-megapixel camera for selfies. The smartphone is housed by a 3,000mAh battery. On the connectivity front, the smartphone includes dual-SIM support (hybrid SIM-slot), 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The smartphone is a Flipkart exclusive and is currently out-of-stock on the e-commerce site.

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  • Published Date: August 24, 2017 9:57 AM IST

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