All you need to know about Black Shark 2 — Xiaomi’s bet at a gaming smartphone - Android

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All you need to know about Black Shark 2 — Xiaomi’s bet at a gaming smartphone - Android

Xiaomi has finally unveiled one of the most awaited gaming devices in China. Although Xiaomi is mostly known for its mid-range and budget handsets, they are trying to enter the gaming smartphone market with the Black Shark 2. China is the first country in which Xiaomi has launched Black Shark 2 which is the successor […]

Xiaomi has finally unveiled one of the most awaited gaming devices in China. Although Xiaomi is mostly known for its mid-range and budget handsets, they are trying to enter the gaming smartphone market with the Black Shark 2.

China is the first country in which Xiaomi has launched Black Shark 2 which is the successor of the Black Shark handset. According to Xiaomi, the device is mainly targeted for the gaming crowd all over the world as its predecessor was quite successful among gamers around the globe. It will be powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC which is the best processor that Qualcomm has to offer today. Along with the best chipset available in the market, Xiaomi Black Shark 2 also has liquid Cool 3.0 liquid cooling technology which is capable to bear up to 20 times heat dissipated.

The device is available in 4 variants as of now – 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, 8GB/256GB and 12GB. The 6GB/128GB variant is priced at CNY 3,199 (Rs. 32,700), the 8GB/128GB variant is priced at CNY 3,499 (Rs. 35,800). However, the 8GB/256GB variant will cost a costumer CNY 3,799 (Rs. 38,800) and the best variant – 12GB/256GB will cost the user CNY 4,199 (Rs. 42,900). As of now, the Black Shark 2 has two color variants – Shadow Black and Frozen Silver.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Full Specifications

Xiaomi has always provided its customer’s top-notch devices whether be it a budget device or a flagship device and you can easily buy this using Snapdeal Offer Code at affordable prices. So, we hope that the users will like the successor of the Xiaomi Black Shark. Now let’s have a brief look at the specification of Xiaomi’s gaming smartphone:

Display

Let’s start things off with the display, the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 sports a 6.39-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED screen without any type of notch and almost a bezel-less display. A 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 1080 x 2340 pixels, a 81.7 % screen-to-body ratio, and 403 ppi density.

The device has a TrueView display to provide the best gaming experience for the user. As mentioned above currently, there are two color variants available – Shadow Black and Frozen Silver.

The handset also has a Magic Press pressure-sensing technology similar to that of Apple’s 3D touch which makes the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 a unique gaming smartphone and will definitely give it an edge over its competitor Vivi iQoo.

Processor

As the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is a gaming smartphone we expected the best processor available in the market and Xiaomi didn’t disappoint us and went for the absolute monster of a processor.

Let’s have a look at the monstrous processor of the device, the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 coupled with Adreno 640 GPU absolutely brilliant for the gamers.

4GB/6GB/8GB/12GB of RAM with 128GB/256GB internal memory which can’t be further increased as there is no memory card slot in the device but considering all the other features that Xiaomi is providing.

Camera

Although the Camera of the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is not that hyped as the device is primarily a gaming device despite that Xiaomi has done a great job with its cameras.

So, coming to the cameras, the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 sports a triple camera setup 48 MP, f/1.8 lens rear camera with 12 MP,f/2.2, telephoto lens. Despite primarily being a gaming smartphone, Xiaomi has done a great job with the snappers of the handset. There is also a 20MP single front camera.

Battery and More

Coming to the battery of the device, an impressive 4,000 mAh non-removable battery fuels the device. Xiaomi is not providing a 3.5mm headphone jack with the Black Shark 2 which is quite surprising considering the cost of the handset.

Moving to the Operating System of the Xiaomi Black Shark 2, it will run on Android 9.0 out of the box. The device also supports fast charging and a USB 2.0 Type – C reversible charger is required to do so.

Additional Features:

  1. Under Display Fingerprint scanner
  2. Dual Sim setup
  3. LED flash, HDR, panorama, 2x optical zoom
  4. Fast Charging 44W
  5. Active Noise Cancellation with dedicated mic
  6. Stereo Speakers

Summary

In the end, Xiaomi has impressed us with yet another brilliant smartphone as Xiaomi Black Shark 2 will be competing with the Vivo iQoo which was launched earlier this month and you ca easily buy these phones using Flipkart Coupon Code offer.

According to me, the best feature of the device is its liquid cool 3.0 cooler system and a magnificent camera for a gaming smartphone. These two features will give Xiaomi Black Shark 2 an upper hand among all the devices in the same price range.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is currently only available in China and the pre-orders for the device has begun as of today. As of now, there is no word on the global release of the device and the company will be looking for the success of device in China before thinking of a global release date.

The device is being sold exclusively on the Chinese online store – T-Mall, JD.com and Black Shark official website.

25/03/2019 11:21 AM