Black Shark 2 Gaming Phone With 12GB of RAM Launched in India, Xiaomi subsidiary launched another gaming smartphone in India. The smartphone is dubbed as Black Shark 2, it was launched in March month this year in China and comes with Liquid Cool 3.0 technology that is designed to increase heat dissipation by 20 times.
The highlight of the handset is octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC, Adreno 640 GPU, up to 12GB RAM, 6.39-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display, dual rear camera setup, 20-megapixel selfie camera, 4G VoLTE, 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage option, USB Type-C port, 4,000mAh battery, 108.9 percent DCI P3 colour gamut, 403 PPI of pixel density, pressure-sensing Magic Press technology and much more.
Black Shark 2 Specifications -
|Xiaomi Black Shark 2||Details|
|Release date||June 2019|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4,000 mAh battery unit|
|Resolution||1080 pixels x 2340 pixels|
|Display size||6.39 inch full HD+ AMOLED display|
|Ratio||19.5:9 aspect ratio|
|DCI P3 colour gamut||108.9 percent|
|pixel density||403 ppi of pixel density|
|Measures||163.61 x 75.01 x 8.77 mm (height x width x thickness)|
|Screen to body ratio,||75.99 %|
|Processor||Octa-core (2.84 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri-core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485)|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 System on Chipset|
|RAM||6 GB of RAM|
12 GB of RAM
|Internal storage||128 GB of internal storage|
256 GB of internal storage
|Dual rear camera setup||Yes|
|Rear camera||First - 48-megapixel primary camera sensor with an f/1.75 lens|
Second - 12-megapixel secondary camera sensor along with an f/2.2 lens
|Features||2x optical zoom|
|Rear flash||Yes, single LED flash|
|Front Dual camera setup||Exposure compensation, ISO control, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Phase Detection autofocus, Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Front camera||20-megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 lens|
|Operating system||Android 9 Pie|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|GPS / A-GPS||Yes|
|Micro USB port||Yes|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Wi Fi hotspot||Yes|
|Headphone Jack||Yes, 3.5 mm|
|SIM Type||Nano SIM|
|GSM / CDMA||CDMA|
|4G / LTE||Yes|
|SIM Type||Nano SIM|
|GSM / CDMA||CDMA|
|4G / LTE||Yes|
|Fingerprint sensor||Yes, in display|
|Compass / Magnetometer Sensor||Yes|
|Ambient light Sensor||Yes|
|Price||6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of inbuilt storage variant priced at Rs. 39,999|
12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of inbuilt storage variant priced at Rs. 49,999
|Variants||6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of inbuilt storage variant |
12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of inbuilt storage variant
|Colors||Shadow Black and Frozen Silver color options|
Diving into the details, the Black Shark 2 smartphone features 6.39 inches (16.23 cm) AMOLED Bezelless Capacitive Touchscreen Multi-touch display with a resolution of 1080 pixels x 2340 pixels, 81.51 % Screen To Body Ratio, 403 PPI Pixel Density, 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio, measures 163.6 mm x 75 mm x 8.7 mm (height x width x thickness), and weighs about 205 grams.
The Black Shark 2 smartphone is powered by an Octa-core (2.84 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri-core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485) Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 System On Chipset coupled with Adreno 640 GPU, Up to 12 GB of RAM, and Up to 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage. However, storage can't be expanded with a microSD card in this smartphone like other phones.
In term of optics, the Black Shark 2 smartphone comes with a dual rear camera setup on the back that includes 48-megapixel primary camera sensor with an f/1.75 aperture, 12-megapixel secondary camera sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. On the front, there is a 20-megapixel selfie camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture.
Camera features include, Exposure compensation, ISO control, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Phase Detection autofocus, Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), video recording resolution of 3840 pixels x 2160 pixels @ 30 fps, 1920 pixels x 1080 pixels @ 30 fps, image resolution of 8000 pixels x 6000 Pixels.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, FM radio, A-GPS, Glonass and Mobile Hotspot. Sensors onboard include an ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer sensor, Compass sensor, Gyroscope sensor, and in-display fingerprint sensor.
Smartphone Price -
In India, the Black Shark 2 smartphone comes only in two RAM and Storage variants. The first 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage variant is priced at Rs. 39,999. While the other 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage variant is priced at Rs. 49,999.
The Black Shark 2 handset will be available for purchase in Shadow Black and Frozen Silver color options. Customers can purchase this smartphone through Flipkart starting June 4.
Furthermore, the Black Shark 2 smartphone is backed by 4,000mAh massive Li-ion non-removable battery with quick charging support touted to charge 60% in just 30 minutes, and boots Android v9.0 (Pie) out of the box. Also, the handset comes with Liquid Cool 3.0 technology that is designed to increase heat dissipation by 20 times and has a pressure-sensing Magic Press technology.
More details -
Earlier, Xiaomi Launched Redmi 7A Smartphone. Key features of the handset are, 720 pixels x 1440 pixels of screen resolution, dedicated microSD card slot, AI Face Unlock support, Micro-USB port for charging, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, traditional design with big bezels, 5.45-inch display, 4,000 mAh battery unit, 13-megapixel single primary rear camera sensor, Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10 on top, P2i splash-resistant coating, 18:9 aspect ratio and so on.
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