Xiaomi Black Shark Phone

Xiaomi is a privately owned company that designs, develops, and sells smartphones, an Android-based OS, and other consumer electronics. So they launched their gaming smartphone at an event in Beijing, China.

In April 2018, The handset comes in 2 colors, Polar Night and Sky Gray. The Xiaomi Black Shark price begins at 2999 Yuan (~$479) for the 6GB RAM / 64GB internal storage model and costs 3499 Yuan (around $559) for the 8GB RAM / 128GB version. The controller can be picked up separately for 179 Yuan (~$29).

Gaming Smartphone in action


The Xiaomi Black Shark is powered by 2.8GHz octa-core processor, & comes with a 5.99-inch FHD+ display with 97% DCI-P3 color gamut, and is powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels and it comes with 6GB of RAM.

The phone contains 64GB of internal storage that cannot be expanded. If we talk about its front-facing camera, the Xiaomi Black Shark packs a 20-megapixel primary the camera on the rear and a 20-megapixel front specially made for selfies.

The Xiaomi Black Shark runs Android and is powered by a 4000mAh long lasting battery. It measures 161.62 x 75.40 x 9.25 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 190.00 grams. There’s a liquid cooling system that is claimed to reduce the temperature by up to eight degrees Celsius, allowing you to play for a prolonged duration of time without having to worry about the phone overheating. In any case, Black Shark is claiming temperature reductions of 8 degrees Celsius.

Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, and Bluetooth. Sensors on the phone include a Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Key Specs

  • Display- 5.99-inch
  • Processor- 2.8 octa-core
  • Front Camera- 20-megapixel
  • Resolution- 1080×2160 pixels
  • RAM- 6GB
  • OS- Android
  • Storeage- 64GB
  • Rear Camera- 20-megapixel
  • Battery Capacity- 4000mAh