YU has introduced a unique challenge for Android ROM developers who can bring AOSP based Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for their smartphones-YUNIQUE, YU-Yuphoria, YU- Yureka Plus. YU said that will provide with all the tools and equipment required such as guides, smartphones, references anything that will help the developer to design the ROM. The deadline for the submission is December 10th and the ROM will be tested for 2 weeks. The company is also offering a price money of Rs. 1 lakh for the 1st prize (For each device), 2nd prize is Rs. 50,000 (For each device) and 3rd prize is Rs. 25,000 (For each device). This YU Challenges sure look interesting.
The Company says:
While the best ROM will be supported by YU and stable builds will be worked around it, top 3 ROMs for each category will stand to win exciting prizes as well. We believe in partnering and bringing the best forward to the YU clan and we are excited and hopeful that this challenge will bring forth a worthy ROM.
The company is not looking for a CM ROMs but just Vanilla ROM with minimal bugs and should be functional as a daily driver. “While a single contributor is allowed to participate, we will accept only one entry per team / individual. Full credits for the ROM will be given to the developer. Head over to YU forum for more details.