Yu Televentures has launched its latest affordable smartphone Yu Yunique in India. With Rs. 4,999 price tag, it is one of the cheapest 4G enabled smartphones in the sub-Rs. 5,000 price range.
In this price range, the Yu Yunique will compete with the smartphones from manufacturers like Xiaomi and Micromax. If you confused about which smartphone to buy, we are here to help to make informed decision. Read on to find out how Yu Yunique vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 vs Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 vs Micromax Canvas Spark compare with each other in terms of specifications and features.
Yu Yunique vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 vs Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 vs Micromax Canvas Spark: Comparison
|Device/Features||Yu Yunique||Xiaomi Redmi 2||Micromax Canvas Xpress 2||Micromax Canvas Spark|
|Price||Rs. 4,999||Rs. 5,999||Rs. 5,999||Rs. 4,999|
|Display||4.7-inch HD IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass 3||4.7 inch HD IPS, Dragontrail Glass||5-inch HD IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass 3||4.7 inch qHD, Gorilla Glass 3|
|Resolution||1280×720 pixels||1280×720 pixels||1280×720 pixels||960×540 pixels|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410||MediaTek 6592M||MediaTek MT6582|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz||Quad-core 1.2 GHz||Octa-core 1.4 GHz||Quad-core 1.3 GHz|
|RAM||1 GB||1 GB||1 GB||1 GB|
|Memory||8 GB||8 GB||8 GB||8 GB|
|MicroSD||Yes – up to 32 GB||Yes – up to 32 GB||Yes – up to 32 GB||Yes – up to 32 GB|
|Battery||2000 mAh||2200 mAh||2500 mAh||2000 mAh|
|Rear Camera||8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash||8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash||13 MP, Auto Focus, Dual LED flash, OV sensor, 5P Largan Lens and Blue Glass Filter||8 MP, Auto Focus, Flash, M8 Largan Lens, OV sensor 8858|
|Front Camera||2 MP||2 MP||2 MP||2 MP|
|Connectivity||Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0||Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0||Dual SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS||Dual SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth|
|OS||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop||Android 4.4.4 KitKat with MIUI 6||Android 4.4 KitKat (upgradable to Lollipop)||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
Processor & RAM
Yu Yunique and Xiaomi Redmi 2 are powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor. Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa-core MediaTek 6592M processor while the Canvas Spark packs a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582 processor. All four smartphones are coupled with 1GB of RAM.
Yu Yunique runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, Redmi 2 runs Android 4.4 KitKat wrapped under MIUI 6. Canvas Spark runs Android 5.0 Lollipop and Canvas Xpress 2 runs Android 4.4 KitKat which is upgradable to Lollipop.
Yu Yunique, Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Micromax Canvas Spark feature a 4.7-inch display however there is a difference in their display resolution. The former 2 smartphones have screen resolution of 1280×720 pixels while the latter has qHD display with slightly lower 960×540 pixels resolution.
This round is a tie. All the four phones house 8 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32 GB using microSD card.
The Yu Yunique, Redmi 2 and Canvas Spark sport an 8 mega pixel rear camera with auto focus and LED flash accompanied with a 2 mega pixel front facing camera. The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 has the best combination of cameras. It sports a 13 mega pixel auto focus rear camera with dual LED flash while there is also a 2 mega pixel front facing camera.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 packs largest 2500 mAh battery followed by Redmi 2 with 2200 mAh battery. Other two smartphones, namely Yu Yunique and Canvas Spark are backed up by 2000 mAh battery.
Yu Yunique and Xiaomi Redmi 2 support 4G LTE. Both Micromax smartphones in the comparison lack 4G LTE connectivity. All the four smartphones come with dual SIM support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity options.
Yu Yunique and Canvas Spark carry lower price tag of Rs. 4,999 as compared to Rs. 5,999 price tag of Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Micromax Canvas Xpress 2.
While all four smartphones excel in some department or the other, the choice of smartphone among these devices will depend on buyers requirement. If you are looking for a 3G smartphone with large battery, great camera, large battery then you should go for Micromax Xpress 2. If you are looking for a cheap 4G LTE enabled smartphone with great specs then the Yu Yunique will be the right choice for you!
Which smartphone among Yu Yunique vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 vs Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 vs Micromax Canvas Spark do you think is better? Share your views with us in the comments section below!