OnePlus has announced that it will be launching the 16GB Silk White variant of the OnePlus One smartphone very soon. The company hasn’t revealed pricing details of this device, but it’s expected to be significantly cheaper than the 64GB Sandstone Black variant. Plus, its price value should also be lower than 16GB MI4, as the 64GB variant of MI4 is priced at Rs. 23,999.
During the launch event, OnePlus said that 16GB silk white variant will not launch, but it looks like the company has changed its decision. Complete details about the launch of this variant were revealed through OnePlus forum, and OnePlus India Facebook page.
In order to win invites for the first flash sale of the OnePlus One 16GB Silk White variant, company announced a contest! In this, interested buyers should answer a question correctly as the reply to the post on OnePlus forum or Facebook page, plus, they have to fill up a short form with their names, addresses and other essential details. The company will select the winners randomly, and give their invites by February 23, featuring the launch in upcoming week.
The questions to get the invite for Silk white variant is, “What do cashews and the OnePlus One have in common?” Well, the answer to this question is pretty simple as the Silk white back cover of this device is made from Cashew nut! Cashew, a renowned Japanese company designs lacquer coatings and friction materials for electronics by using a phenol compound extract from cashew nuts. This coating is the only reason behind silky and smooth back finish of OnePlus One 16GB variant!
It is expected that soon this device will be available for grabs, so it’s better to answer this question and join this contest as soon as possible!