Micromax’s Yu Yureka smartphone, as anticipated, went on the flash sale on Tuesday via Amazon India and took just a blink of three seconds to be listed as “out of stock”.

The firm management team updated the sales information on their official Twitter account. Micromax’s subsidiary company Yu Televentures last month revealed that they will sell their new Cyanogen OS-based smartphone, along the the lines of Xiaomi’s flash sales via Amazon India.


Micromax’s Yu Yureka was clearly high in demand due to hard killing price tag of 9000 INR for such a high-end specs. With just 10,000 units were available in the flash sale, it also found some steep reactions from consumers on social platforms.

Yureka is is the very first product created specifically for CyanogenMod series of handsets. Dubbed as “the Zeus phone”, Yureka features a 5.5-inch 720p display  powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 615 chipset and 2 GB of RAM. It has 5 MP front-facing and 13 MP rear shooter with Sony’s Exmor RS IMX135 sensor . The handset even has 4G connectivity and 16 GB of expandable internal memory.

Yu Televentures announced that the next flash sale will be on January 22, which is a Thursday. They have not revealed the registration updates for the next sale yet.


The popular Indian smartphone brand had listed useful steps for buying a Yu Yureka handset during flash sale. They had already revealed that “it will be available for purchase on a first-come-first-serve basis only till the stocks last with a quantity limit of one smartphone per consumer.”

To purchase the Yureka Smartphone, you will need to follow the steps given below: 

Step 1: Log into your Amazon.in account a few minutes prior to the sale at 2:00 PM today.Please save the payment instruments securely in your account for a quick checkout. 

Step 2: Add Yureka Smartphone to your cart when the Sale starts and checkout the product within 15 minutes. No further steps are required if order is successfully completed. 

Step 3: If all the Yureka Smartphones are already added to cart by other customers, you might be asked to join a Waitlist. We recommend you to join the Waitlist. If the original buyer fails to complete the order within 15 minutes, the smartphone will become available for purchase to the customer in Waitlist. 

Step 4: If you are in Waitlist, an alert will appear on your screen notifying when the smartphone becomes available with the ‘Add to Cart’ button activated. 

Step 5: You will have 3 minutes to add the smartphone to your cart and 15 minutes to checkout in order to complete your purchase. 

Step 6: If the Waitlist is full as well, we recommend you to refresh the page every few minutes till end end of the Sale to see if the Waitlist becomes available. 

Please Note – If you are logged in from mobile, the Waitlist option will not be visible. 

We hope you find this useful. Happy Shopping. Get ready to play God!