Xiaomi often comes with affordable internals at a crazy low price. The current better example is the Redmi K20 lineup. As for ‘Redmi’ sub-brand part, the handsets are categorized as mid-range devices while for ‘BlackShark’ sub-brand Xiaomi releases high-end gaming smartphone. And the one which is in pipeline is BlackShark 2 Pro.
The first time Xiaomi teased their upcoming BlackShark 2 Pro gaming phone was when Qualcomm announced Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. Since then we are walking around tidbits. While today, we have a full leaked specification list that shows-off high-end internals.
BlackShark 2 Pro Specifications Walkthrough
Now, we know, the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, we ain’t familiar with what else it will offer. Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 855 Plus processor aimed for gaming. It is paired with the Adreno 640 GPU. For Xiaomi BlackShark 2 Pro phone, it can be clocked up to 2.84GHz while initially the processor can be clocked up to 2.96GHz as we have seen in case of Asus ROG Phone II.
BlackShark 2 Pro gaming phone will be shipped with the 12GB of RAM (LPDDR4X) and 256GB of internal storage (UFS 3.0). That’s fair enough for any gaming phone. While up front, the phone will have 6.39-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. And it comes with the DCI-P3 color gamut. Although, there is no refresh rate information. While under the hood, the phone could pack 4000 mAh battery that will have support for 40W fast charging.
With this internals, the phone appears to be the bigger rival of recently launched Asus ROG Phone II. The handset launched with the same specifications in China with a price tag of Yuan 3499 (roughly INR 34,080). The phone already got more than 2 million registrations on Chinese e-commerce website JD.com.
BlackShark 2 Pro Leaked Specifications
- Display: 6.39-inch AMOLED display with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution with 403 PPI, 430-nit brightness and DCI-P3 color gamut
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus 7nm Mobile Platform
- CPU: Octa-core (2.96GHz 1 x Kryo 485, 2.42GHz 3 x Kryo 485, 1.85GHz 4 x Kryo 385)
- GPU: 675MHz Adreno 640
- RAM: 12GB LPDDR4X
- Storage: 256GB UFS 3.0
- Battery: 4000 mAh with 40W fast charging
- Other: 3.5mm headphone jack