Xiaomi officially announces Black Shark Specifications. Xiaomi has released a new gaming device along with the pricing and availability. The device launched in April is hitting the market from 20 with the price starting at 477$ depending on the Memory configuration.
Xiaomi new gaming device debuted with a 5.99-inch display, Snapdragon 845 Octa-core chipset, 8GB RAM, 12MP + 20MP and 20MP cameras, Fingerprint, 4000mAh battery, fast charge technology, LTE.
Meanwhile, the Chinese company to ensure that Black Shark (new gaming device) delivers a peak performance has equipped the phone with multi-stage integration liquid cooling system to reduce the CPU temperature by 8°C.
Xiaomi Black Shark Specifications
Sports 5.99-inch IPS LCD 18:9 capacitive touchscreen of 1080 x 2160p resolution. Onboard the display is 403pixel density for clarity with support for multitouch and over 16M colors. For protection, there is 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 to protect from scratch and mild falls.
Onboard the image processing unit is the recently launched MEMC that brings more contrast, seamless and overall flexible performance when needed.
Other features include 97% DCI-P3 coverage
Powered by Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 Octa Core (4 x 2.8 GHz kryo 385 gold & 4 x 1.7GHz kryo 385 silver), Chipset. It is coupled with Adreno 630 GPU and 8GB RAM for optimized and light speed CPU performance. Out of the box, Xiaomi Black Shark will run latest Android OS 8.0 based on JOY UI.
Xiaomi Black Shark new gaming device has its internal memory storage ranged from 64GB to 128GB with no additional memory slot. There is an expectation of 256GB model but for now is only the 64/128GB that’s available.
Onboard Xiaomi Black Shark is a total of 3 cameras, with 12MP (f/1.8 aperture lens, 1.25um pixel size) plus 20MP (f/1.8 aperture lens, 1.0um pixel size), featuring 2x optical zoom dual pixel phase detection autofocus, a sensor placed at the back featuring phase detection autofocus, and Dual LED dual-tone flash.
Other features include Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, wide angle, and HDR.
On the front snapper are 20MP, f/2.2 aperture, 1.0um pixel size autofocus, and 1080p video recording.
Comes with front mounted fingerprint identification scanner, located below the front panel. The scanner is highly optimized for 0.1s unlock time and would also serve as navigation button.
Onboard the slim body of Xiaomi Black Shark is 4000 mAh Non-removable Li-ion battery, which charges with type-C USB cable. It supports and Fast battery charging technology 9V/2A (Quick charge 3.0).
Xiaomi Black Shark Specifications
Model: Xiaomi Black Shark (new gaming device)
Sim Quantity: 2
SIM Types: Nano (Nano Sim)
Operating system: Android 8.0
Chipset: Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
GPU: Adreno 630
External memory: Not supported
Accelerometer, Proximity, compass, fingerprint (front mounted)
GSM, CDMA HSPA, EVDO, LTE
2G: (band) GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
CDMA-800 & TD-SCDMA
3G: (band) HSDPA: 800/ 850 / 900 / 1700 (AWS) 1900/ 2100 MHz
4G: (band) LTE: 1(2100)/ 3(1800)/ 4(1700/2100)/ 5(850)/ 7(2600)/ 8(900)/ 12(700)/ 34(2000)/ 38(2600)/ 39(1900)/ 40(2300)/ 41(2500)
LTE-A (3CA) CAT18 1200/200Mbps
Screen Size: 5.99-inches
Screen Type: Capacitive screen
Resolution: 1080 x 2160pixel.
Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass
Features: 97% DCI-P3 coverage
Camera Quantity: 3
Front Camera: 20MP
Back Camera 12MP + 20MP
Autofocus: Yes (Dual pixel phase detection Autofocus)
Flash: Yes ( LED-Flash (dual tone)
Video: Yes ( 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720@120fps, 1080p video recording.
1 x type-C USB
2 x SIM card slots
GPS: Yes ( A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS)
WLAN: Yes ( Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ac, Dual band, DLNA WI-FI Direct, hotspot)
USB: type-C USB
Bluetooth: Yes (5.0, A2DP,LE, aptX HD)
Alert: Vibration, MP3, WAV Ringtones
Loud Speaker: Yes (stereo speakers)
35mm headphone jack: No (Type-C USB)
Battery Types: Not-Detachable (Li-ion)
Battery Capacity: 4000mAh
Dimensions & Weight
161.6 x 75.4 x 9.3mm
Xiaomi Black Shark cellphone
Type-C USB cable
Polar Night Black and Gray
Xiaomi Black Shark Price
8/128GB version – 557$ (3,499CYN)
6/64GB version – 477$ (2,999 CYN)
Black Shark gamepad – 28$ (179CYN)
Xiaomi Black Shark Availability
Pre-order is now live at JD.com till April 20, 2018.