Xiaomi Black Shark gaming smartphone launched; Know Price, specifications, features


It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC and comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 128GB via microSD card).

The purchase price for the new Xiaomi Black Shark Android gaming smartphone is about $480 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB of space.

Overall, the Black Shark's black-and-green styling is quite similar to Razer Android smartphone, the popular gaming phone in the market. Buyers will have to pay CNY 179 (roughly Rs 1860) for it.

As far as the specifications are concerned, the new Mi 6X smartphone is likely to feature 5.99-inch display panel with aspect ratio of 18:9 and resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.

Black Shark gaming handsets are likely to be part of the Xiaomi Mi ecosystem in the future, with a proprietary interface created to mask the original look of stock Android. The smartphone is meant for gaming, and comes with high-end specifications to make it one of the most powerful Android smartphones now available, with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, 8GB of RAM and a 5.99-inch full-HD+ screen. The company claims that the liquid cooling will help reduce temperature up to 8 degrees Celsius. The smartphone is equipped with an image processing chip that comes with intelligent motion compensation technology, dark scene detail processing for a smoother gaming experience. The Black Shark gaming phone will be available for buying in China from April 20.

Same as the Xiaomi Mi A1, the Mi A2 is also expected to be an Android One smartphone and expected to run Android Oreo 8.1. The device can be connected to the phone via Bluetooth and it has a 340 mAh battery which can last up to 30 gaming hours.

Battery: 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) battery with Quick Charge 3.0.

It may also have a dual-camera setup using Sony's IMX486 12-megapixel sensor with a f/1.8 aperture and an IMX376 20-megapixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture. On the front, the handset might come with a 20MP snapper having F2.0 aperture. There is also a fingerprint scanner at the back.

In terms of dimensions, the Black Shark measures 161.62mm x 75.4mm x 9.25mm.

Network: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C.