Xiaomi has unveiled its first-ever gaming-centric smartphone under the Black Shark brand at an event in Beijing. This device starts at 2,999 yuan (Approx Rs 32,000) and will go on sale in China starting April 20.
The Black Shark gaming phone sports a 5.99-inch Full HD+ OLED panel, with an 18:9 aspect ratio. While you get the taller screen, Xiaomi has still left the bezels on the top and bottom to make it simpler for the users to hold the device in landscape mode for gaming sessions. You also get a home button with a fingerprint scanner in the bottom bezel.
The Black Shark is powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset, coupled with Adreno 630 GPU and two different RAM and storage configurations. You can pick between 6GB or 8GB RAM and 64 GB or 128 GB internal storage.
Black Shark phone is that it comes with a multi-stage direct-touch integrated liquid cooling system for dissipating heat.
The Black Shark is running Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box, with a skinned Joy UI on top.
The device also has a huge 4000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0support
The Black Shark phone has been launched at a starting price of 2,999 yuan (approx Rs 32,000) in China, for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. You will, however, have to shell out 3,499 yuan (Approx Rs 37,000) for the 8GB+128GB variant.