After months of waiting with anticipation, Xiaomi announced its latest smartphone the Black Shark Gaming Phone in Beijing. Known as the world first gaming smartphone, the Black Shark, has already gotten up to 1 million units of the phone registered. The smartphone which is powered by a Snapdragon 845 processor comes with a price tag of $480, making it one of the most affordable phones with amazing spec.
The device which rock a massive 4,000mAh battery capacity also comes with a gaming controller that can be attached to it. Designed specially for game lovers, the smartphone features a 6GB/8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of internal storage which is amazing for a smartphone at that price.
Xiaomi’s Black Shark Gaming Phone support QC3.0 fast charge also the device accessory is easily affordable and users can also paired the device with other smartphones via Bluetooth. It is built with advanced liquid cooling technology which will keep the temperature of the phone in check during gaming sessions.
The phone comes with a body dimension of 161.6×75.4x 9.25mm and weighs only 190g while at the front of the smartphone, the fingerprint scanner is integrated into the unpressable home button. The cameras of the Black Shark Gaming feature a 20MP front camera and a rear shooter of 13+20MP dual with dual LED flash.
While the 1 million might just be for registrations, we hope to see how this figure will translate to sales. The smartphone comes in two varients. The Standard Version which feature a 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM comes with a priced tag of $477 and the Higher Version which feature an 8GB RAM+ 128GB ROM goes for $557.
Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Phone Key Specs
- Screen Size: 5.99-inch, 18:9 ratio
- Resolution: FHD+(2160 X 1080 pixels)
- Dimensions: 161.6×75.4x 9.25mm
- Weight: 190 grams
- OS: JOY UI (Android 8.0)
- Processor: SoC Snapdragon 845 (10nm process)
- RAM: 6GB/8GB
- ROM: 64GB/128GB
- Camera Front: 20MP, Back: 16+20MP Dual Camera with Dual LED Flash
- Battery: 4000mAh (non-removeable), QC 3.0 supported