While the Yureka registrations failed to take off at the announced time, it finally went live after a 15-20 minutes delay. At the time of filing the story, Yu had stopped accepting any more registrations, and also announced that the Yureka will go on sale next month on January 13. Also Read - Micromax Airfunk 1, Airfunk 1 Pro starting at Rs 1,299 launched in IndiaAlso Read - Micromax In 2b first impressions: A decent desi phone at budget
Just like the Xiaomi’s flash sale, only registered customers will be able to participate in the sale. The sale is set to begin at 2:00PM on January 13. The device is priced at Rs 8,999, and as we have reported before, the company will also be offering a leather phone cover worth Rs 999 to a select few people who register before December 25. Also Read - Micromax In 2b launched with 5000mAh battery, 6GB RAM in India: Check price, specs
To recap on the specifications of the device, the Yureka flaunts a 5.5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.5GHz 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone also features a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, 16GB internal storage, microSD card support, and a 2,500mAh battery. As mentioned above, the smartphone runs on Cyanogen OS 11 based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat.