YU Yutopia review: two steps forward, one step back
01 Feb 2016 | 91mobiles
We adjudged YU as the best debut brand of the year 2015, and not without good reason. It was in 2014 that the Indian smartphone went through a revolution of sorts, with the likes of Motorola, Xiaomi and ASUS setting the market ablaze with their online-only sales and VFM offerings. Indian giant Micromax saw this as an opportune time to change tact and thus, YU was born. Targeted at the internet generation and promising lots of goodies like the Cya...
Pros: Solid, metal-wrapped build; Sharp screen; Smooth performance; Cyanogen OS with its tweaks; Around YU seems useful;
Cons: Iffy touchscreen; Fingerprint scanner can be problematic; Camera performance and battery life doesn’t meet expectations; No NFC;
Verdict: There are a lot of things to like about the YU Yutopia, such as its all metal build and smooth performance.However, it can be a bit of a mixed bag, and we do have our share of niggles – with the key ones being the iffy touchscreen and fingerprint s...