OnePlus has seen a bit of a rise in popularity thanks to their OnePlus X smartphone. This low cost phone has been grabbing the attention of many, and for good reason! Since it’s launch the device has been available in just one color, black. However starting December 22nd, that changes. The China-exclusive Champagne Gold variant will be available around the world. Pricing lands at the same $249 although you’ll still need an invite to purchase any day other than Tuesday.
This gold model pack the same specifications as the black model. It’s got a 5″ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 801 processor, and 3GB of RAM. The OnePlus X sells for $249 unlocked and is arguably one of the best budget Android smartphones you can buy today. This new model should also help alleviate the mass of fingerprints that collect on the black model’s glass. Will you be buying it?