Xiaomi’s gaming phone brand Black Shark has announced the launch of its latest smartphone Black Shark 2 in India. The Black Shark will be launched in India on May 27 and the company has started sending media invoices for the same.
The gaming phone comes with features like Snapdragon 855 SoC with up to 12GB RAM, Liquid Cool 3.0 liquid-cooling technology for a comfortable gaming experience, 48MP camera and much more. The phone has already debuted in China back in March.
Black Shark 2 Specifications, Features
Black Shark 2 Design
The Black Shark 2 is made from aviation-grade frosted metal frame and glass back. It has a unique ergonomic curved design at the back that offers good grip for comfortable gaming. Also, the glass back dissipates heat away. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The device also comes with dual RGB strips at the sides that sync with game effects and music, offering immersive gaming and entertainment experience. The phone comes in Shadow Black and Frozen Silver color options.
Black Shark 2 Display
Black Shark 2 sports a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 403ppi pixel density. It comes with MEMC Technology that corrects dropped frames and jitters. It also comes with a great touch response rate of 240Hz and a touch response time of just 43.5 milliseconds.
Black Shark 2 Performance
Under the hood, the device is powered by the flagship octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC paired with Adreno 640 GPU and up to 12GB of RAM.
For better gaming, the Black Shark 2 features the first and unique direct touch multilayer liquid cooling system 3.0 that offers full coverage cooling. It comes with an oversized cooling plate that covers all major components and reduces temperatures by up to 14°C.
Black Shark 2 Camera
For imaging, the Black Shark 2 sports a dual rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.75 aperture and a 12-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture. It supports 2x optical zoom. It has a 20-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Black Shark 2 Battery and Others
The device gets power from a 4000mAh battery that comes with 27W/4.8A quick charging support. It can offer 60% battery in just 30 minutes. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS, A-GPS, and USB Type-C.
Black Shark 2 India Launch
Black Shark has already sent out media invites to launch the device in India. The Black Shark 2 India launch will happen on May 27 in New Delhi. The company is also expected to launch its gaming accessories like – Gamepad 2.0 and others at the same event.
Black Shark 2 India Price
The Black Shark 2 price in India is yet to be revealed. However, it is likely to be similar to what was announced in China.
The Black Shark 2 price in China starts at CNY 3,199 (roughly Rs. 32,300) for the 6GB/128GB version and goes up to CNY 4,199 (roughly Rs. 42,400) for the top 12GB/256GB model.