Yu YUnique Plus Mobile (Black 8GB)

Rs. 4999.00 (approx)
Rs. 6199.00 (approx)

Quick Specs:

  • Consisting of 2GB DDR3 RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable through micro SD slot up to 32GB.


YU comes with another device with very good features in its YUnique Plus series called Yu YUnique Plus. Connect ten times faster with 4G LTE connectivity. It is powered by a quad-core processor and runs on OS Lollipop version out of the box. Let’s get into the detailed review of the product.


It is a dual sim 4G android smartphone. It has circles at the back and the company liked to call it as Saturn rings. This is a slim phone with a thickness of 8.3mm but not extremely thin kind as said by the company. This phone comes under the slim phones with only 6.9mm thickness. It is really surprising that such a slim phone is holding a quad core processor.

The device is made of ploy-carbonate and the keys provided are metal. It has a matte finish and nowhere it is glossy and there is no chance of dust and fingerprints. Top of the display has the earpiece, usual sensors, and front facing camera as well as YU branding which is in white color. Bottom of the display has the three touch capacitive buttons. To the sides of the smartphone has the power/sleep key and volume rockers which are separated.

Yu Unique Plus - design

The device has the 3.5mm jack for plugging the headphones and a micro USB port for charging. The rear end has the 8MP camera; LED flash and the branding. The speaker grill is placed at the right bottom of the rear end. Underneath the back panel you can find space for two SIM’s, a slot for micro SD card and a groove to place the 2000mAh battery. It is available in black color only. It is just 128 grams light.


Yu YUnique Plus has an IPS display. The display is 4.7” inch. Its display is made of LCD IPS panels. It is a touch multi-touch capacitive touch screen.

Yu Unique Plus - display

It has an HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels with a 312ppi pixel density. It displays around 16 m colors. Has a Gorilla glass 3 which gives 5 times better protection than the normal glass.


Yu YUnique Plus comes with OS Android v5.1 Lollipop on box powered by a 64 bit quad-core ARM Cortex A53 processor ticking at 1.2 GHz and a chipset of QUALCOMM snapdragon 410 with Adreno 306 GPU. Consisting of 2GB DDR3 RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable through micro SD slot up to 32GB.

Yu Unique Plus - features

Having primary camera of 8MP with LED flash with geo-tagging, autofocus, auto touch, face/smile detection feature, HDR panorama. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. The primary camera records video at 1080p@30fps. 2MP Secondary camera is provided with 83 degrees wide angle. G-sensor, light sensor, and proximity sensors are present.

Yu Unique Plus - features

It has 2000mAh li-Ion removable battery which provides talk time up to Up to 7hrs on 3G and stand by time up to 345hrs, 6hrs of video playback and 12.5hrs of music playback. It has dual sim support. Provided with HTML browser. The device supports 4G connectivity.     


The mobile consumes 30% less power than others. This is a device with basic pricing but the features feel better than that. The display is good and bright enough to use in outdoor conditions.

Yu Unique Plus - performance

The HD display provides the best viewing experience. The design is good and feels quite a bit new. The keyboard is very good and spacious. The touch is very fast and responsive. It can play many games with its 2GB RAM and the quad-core processor accompanied by the Adreno 306 graphic card.

Yu Unique Plus - performance

The problem comes with the limited expandable storage of 32GB only.  The graphic quality is good. The overall performance of the device is ok. Even the quad processor allows faster response making it a very good phone.


Yu YUnique Plus is a very budget android phone available. Its performance is very good and the design also feels premium. Yu Unique Plus is available at a price of Rs 5K/-(Flipkart). 

Yu YUnique Plus Mobile Black 8 Full Specifications

Brand YU
Model Name YU Yunique Plus
Model ID
Release Date 2016, August
OS Lollipop v5.1
Weight 128 g
Dimensions 8.3 mm
2G Network GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 4.7 inches
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Touch Multi touch
Speakers Yes
3.5MM Jack Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Noise Cancellation Na
Mic Na
Primary 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash
Secondary 2 MP, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Data Connectivity
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Edge Yes
3G Yes
WLAN hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, aptX
Infrared Na
USB microUSB v2.0
Speed HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Internal Storage 8 GB, 2 GB RAM
External Storage up to 32 GB
Memory Slot microSD
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics Adreno 306
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Browser HTML5
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS, recording
Java No
Others - MP4/H.264 player - MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 2000 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 7 h
Standby Time Up to 345 h
Colours Black
Warranty 1 year manufacturer warranty

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