Yu Yureka Black Vs Xiaomi Redmi 4: Which Phone is Better?

After a long break, Micromax’s YU launched the YU Yureka Black in India last week. The new smartphone is priced at Rs 8,999 and is bound to face tough competition in its price segment. While Yu Yureka Black comes with pretty decent specs, let’s see where does the new Yu Yureka Black stand among its rivals. Read more to find out how it compares to Xiaomi Redmi 4. So, Yu Yureka Black Vs Xiaomi Redmi 4: Which phone is better?

Yu Yureka Black Vs Xiaomi Redmi 4

Yu Yureka Black Vs Xiaomi Redmi 4


Xiaomi Redmi 4 (3GB+16GB variant) Rs 8,745
Yu Yureka Black Rs 8,999

Priced at Rs 8,999 the Yu Yureka Black comes with 32GB internal storage, while the 16GB internal storage variant of Xiaomi Redmi 4 is currently available at Rs 8,745. So, in this round, the Yu Yureka Black has a slight advantage.

Also Read: OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6: Which Phone Should You Buy?


Specifications Yu Yureka Black Xiaomi Redmi 4 16GB
Processor 1.4 GHz octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 1.5GHz octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
Internal Storage 32GB 16GB
Display 5.0-inch, Full HD resolution, IPS LCD, Gorilla Glass 3 5.0-inch, HD resolution, IPS LCD
OS Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) Android v6.1 (Marshmallow), MIUI 8
Primary (rear) Camera 13-megapixel with flash 13-megapixel with flash
Front Camera 8-megapixel with flash 5-megapixel
Battery 3000mAh 4,100mAh
Dual SIM Yes Available

The Yu Yureka Black is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, while the Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with a Snapdragon 435 processor, which offers slightly better performance. However, the Yu Yureka Black is supported by more RAM. While the Xiaomi Redmi 4 16GB variant comes with 3GB RAM (there are other variants with 2GB and 4GB RAM), the Yu Yureka is backed by 4GB RAM.

Both smartphones sport 5.0-inch display but with different resolutions. While the Yureka Black comes with Full-HD resolution, the Redmi 4 only has HD resolution. Also, the Yu Yureka Black comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. However, in terms of battery, the Redmi 4 has an advantage with its 4,100 mAh battery. The Yu Yureka ships with 3000 mAh battery.


Yu Yureka Black Xiaomi Redmi 4
Fingerprint Sensor Dual SIM support
Metal Unibody Design fingerprint sensor
Hybrid Dual SIM slot Three Variants

Both devices come equipped with similar standard features.

Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Coolpad Note 5 Lite

Yu Yureka Black Vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 – Conclusion

The Yu Yureka Balck is one of the few smartphones in its price segment to offer 4GB RAM, which more or less makes up for the difference in processing power. Also, it comes with a front flash, which is great for selfie lovers. However, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 will last longer as you move through your day, thanks to its massive battery. Overall, the Yu Yureka Black offers better value in terms of specifications and features.

More related stories below: