White came through his second round match in thrilling style as he beat Liang Wenbo 4-3, but he could not match the Scot's firepower in what was the first of the quarter-final matches on Saturday evening.
Ding Junhui earned an incredible double-scalp at the tournament, first beating John Higgins 4-3 in an exciting first round match on Saturday morning before downing world number one Mark Selby in the evening last-16 match.
Ding will face Michael Holt in the quarter-finals, whiele Tian Pengfei will play Neil Robertson and Jamie Burnett will take on Kurt Maflin.
Ding Junhui 4-3 John Higgins
Cao Yupeng v Stuart Bingham (BYE)
Stephen Maguire 4-1 Joe Perry
Liang Wenbo 3-4 Jimmy White
Tian Pengfei 4-3 Stuart Bingham
Kurt Maflin 4-3 Graeme Dott
Rory McLeod 3-4 Jamie Burnett
Martin Gould 3-4 Neil Robertson
Stephen Lee 3-4 Michael Holt
Ding Junhui 4-1 Mark Selby
Stephen Maguire 4-1 Jimmy White