Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has announced the 16GB Silk White variant of the OnePlus will go on sale in India soon on the e-commerce site Amazon. Also, the 16GB Silk White variant comes with an India-specific invite to purchase. In order to celebrate the Silk White variant's arrival, they are giving away the first India-specific invites for this model to some lucky fans.
To enter this contest, you can go to the OnePlus forum to participate, and the winners will be chosen at random and will receive their invites on February 23.
On the OnePlus forum, the company has teased this phone with a question asking " What do cashews and the OnePlus One have in common?"
OnePlus One is powered by Qualcomm's one of the latest SoCs Snapdragon 801 with 2.5GHz Quad-core CPUs, coupled with 3GB of RAM. OnePlus One runs on CyanogenMod 11S OS based on Android 4.4 (KitKat) platform.
Also, it features a 5.5-inch Full HD display offering a resolution of 1920 ×1080 pixels slapped with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on it. On the imaging front the handset is pretty equipped, as it uses a 13MP rear camera with Sony's IMX214 stacked sensor with 6-element lens, f/2.0 aperture, dual LED flash 4K video recording. Moreover, a 5MP front-facing snapper with f/2.0 aperture is also a standard one.
Connectivity option includes 4G LTE / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4/5 GHz), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and NFC. It should be noted that the LTE variant of the device works with bands 1/3/4/7/17/38/40 and 3G model works in bands 1/2/4/5/8. Dimension-wise, the smartphone measures 152.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm and weighs 162 grams, further it draws energy from a heavy 3100 mAh battery.
OnePlus has built a customOS called Oxygen for Indian users and is all set to roll out its next update based on Android 5.0 Lollipop.