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Xiaomi Black Shark 2 launched in India with Snapdragon 855 SoC and more


Xiaomi on Monday in an event at New Delhi, launched their Black Shark 2 Gaming Smartphone. The Black Shark 2 is the the successor of the previous year’s Black Shark Smartphone. Black Shark was launched in China last year but the phone never launched in India. Black Shark 2 comes with many upgrades when compared to its previous generation.

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The main highlights of Black Shark 2 are Snapdragon 855 SoC, Liquid Cool 3.0, TrueView Display, Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming and Magic Press technology.

Black Shark 2: Specifications


The Black Shark 2 sports a 6.39 inch Full-HD+ AMOLED Display with 1080×2340 (403 ppi) resolution, 19:5:9 aspect ratio and DCI P3 colour gamut. Black Shark 2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC paired with upto 12 GB of RAM and Adreno 640 GPU. For storage the Black Shark 2 will come in 128 GB and 256 GB UFS 2.1 storage variants.

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Coming to camera department then like the ASUS ROG Phone (See our Review) the Black Shark 2 doesn’t lack on camera. Despite being a gaming phone Xiaomi has packed the Black Shark 2 with Dual Rear Camera Setup which consists of 48 MP (f/1.75 aperture) primary camera and 12 MP (f/2.2 aperture) secondary depth sensor which helps in taking 2x optical zoom shots. For selfies the Black Shark 2 has 20 MP (f/2.0 aperture) camera.

The Black Shark 2 is Dual SIM (nano SIM) smartphone and for connectivity options it has – 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C port. For security the phone has In-display fingerprint scanner and AI Face Unlock.

Additional the Black Shark 2 has game specific features like Live Stream Mode and Host Feature. By Live Stream Feature a user can live stream their gameplay on social media and by Host feature a user can connect their phone to a HD TV and play games on a bigger screen.

Black Shark 2: Price, Variants and Availability

The Black Shark 2 will be available through Flipkart starting 4th June. There will be two variants of the phone. The Black Shark 2 will also come with additional gaming accessories which includes a Gamepad and Cooling Case.

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  • Black Shark 2 with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage – Rs. 39,999
  • Black Shark 2 with 12 GB RAM and 256 GB internal storage – Rs. 49,999

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