UMIDIGI announced a discount on its One series devices. It later published a side-by-side with the Huawei Honor 10 [VIDEO]phone. The Chinese brand announced on August 6 a discount and sale of the One series that includes coupons for eligible customers. According to the company, the global sale will last for a week. Specifically, the sale will start on August 6 and conclude on August 12. After orders are placed, shipments will take typically one to three weeks. The asking price for the UMIDIGI One is now available to purchase at $139.99. The One Pro, which serves as the flagship, [VIDEO] has an asking price is $169.99.

UMIDIGI reveals what is in the box with its unpacking video

The video unveiled on August 7 showcases both UMIDIGI devices.

Also, the footage lasts for one minute and three seconds. In the box, there are several accessories that come with these devices. It is convenient for UMIDIGI to include cases for these beautifully-finished smartphones.

The UMIDIGI has a ceramic color finish. The power button is featured on the side of the device and includes on the same side as the fingerprint scanner. What is included in the box? The UMIDIGI phone, a screen protector, a phone case, a power adapter, a type-c cable, and a SIM tray ejector tool. Some of the items included in the box are sold separately for other cell phone brands. UMIDIGI is going the extra mile to really generate interest and excitement around their devices.

Contest and giveaway details for the UMIDIGI device

It is not the first time the brand has done a giveaway. It has run similar campaigns with the UMIDIGI Z2 Pro and given away a number of devices. The brand is hoping to create buzz, and generate substantial revenues with its latest devices. UMIDIGI will randomly generate 10 winners of the UMIDIGI One giveaway.

As reported by the Shenzhen-based company, the number of people participating in this contest giveaway has set a new record. The company's contest page has accumulated 730,000 views and it is a new milestone for UMIDIGI. For more information on the content, please visit the company page for additional details.

Takeaways and conclusions

It will be interesting to see how many units will be sold, and if the brand will expand to other markets. In the head-to-head comparison between the UMIDIGI One Pro and the Huawei Honor 10, UMIDIGI came up short with a score of 55 stars. The Huawei device totaled 56 stars, which was compared in a number of categories. Finally, UMIDIGI originally listed the device at $199.99 but has dropped the price to $139.99.