Xiaomi’s New Black Shark Gaming Smartphone Spotted With SD845 and 8GB RAM

This year, it is not just the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S that packs in the Snapdragon 845 SoC. It is rumored that the Chinese company is working on the gaming-focused smartphone via its sub-brand Black Shark. A new teaser on the Weibo account was released and confirms the existence of Xiaomi gaming smartphone. An unknown Xiaomi phone was rendered online with the name Blackshark SKR-A0 and is offering impressive performance.


Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Smartphone Release Date

Black Shark technology is a company that is run by Xiaomi is claimed to be working on the gaming smartphone that can compete with Razer phone. The company did not specify any official Black Shark gaming smartphone release date. However, it is expected to make its appearance in the near future. We imagine its release could be in either September or October 2018. Rumors further suggest the launch of gaming phone ahead of Xiaomi Mi 7. Meanwhile, you can check out the latest Samsung Galaxy S9.

Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Smartphone Specs

If the leaks rendered on the Geekbench are to be true, then the Xiaomi Black Shark gaming smartphone is likely to boast a Snapdragon 845 chipset coupled with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. On the Geekbench testing, the Xiaomi device managed to get 2452 points in the single-core tests and 8452 points in multi-core tests. Moreover, the handset may feature a full HD display with 2160 X 1080 screen resolution and will run on Android 8.0 Oreo.


For powerful performance, the gaming phone may be equipped with an aviation cooling system and a higher end digital signal processor. This will ensure the users to have an immersive gaming experience. Furthermore, the device may ship in with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology. From the rumored specs we understand that Xiaomi is all set to compete with Razer phone in terms of specs, performance and battery life, especially while intense gaming. Moreover, it is likely to give the gaming phone a competitive price tag in order to overcome the tough competition.

Posted by

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *