Xiaomi Launces BlackShark 2 Gaming Smartphone with Snapdragon 855 and Magic Press

Xiaomi backed Blackshark finally launched BlackShark 2 in China after teasing it on Weibo. The BlackShark 2 is the third generation device and is the successor of BlackShark Helo. The company will also launch it in the global market but the date is not unveiled yet. BlackShark might launch this device in India as well.

BlackShark 2 flaunts 6.39-inch Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio without notch so you can hold the device properly while gaming. The company also introduced Magic Press technology similar to the 3D touch which helps to improve your gaming. You can set the pressure touch to shoot directly, and you can shoot more than one bullet.

Blackshark 2 is powered by Snapdragon 855 chipset paired with 6/ 8/ 12GB RAM and 128/ 256GB internal storage. Furthermore, The device packs 4000mAh massive battery with 27W fast charging support for your long lasting gaming sessions.

The new liquid cooling 3.0 tech will cool down your device and will avoid throttling. The device runs on Android Pie out of the box based on BlackShark OS. Sadly, There is no headphone jack but the company is including USB-C to 3.5mm port converter in case you want to use headphones.

Talking of Optics, BlackShark 2 has a dual rear camera one 48MP Samsung GM1 sensor which basically shoots 12MP images coupled with a 12MP telephoto camera. For the selfies and video calling the device features 20MP sensor.


  • DISPLAY: 6.39-inch AMOLED FullHD+, 19:9 Aspect ratio, Magic Press tech
  • PROCESSOR: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
  • GPU: Adreno 640
  • RAM: 6/ 8GB
  • REAR CAMERA: 48MP Samsung GM1 + 12MP
  • OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) with BlackSharkOS
  • BATTERY: 4000mAh, 27W Fast charging Support
  • EXTRA: Front firing Stereo Speaers, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor


The Black Shark 2 comes in Black, Ice Silver, and Blue color options.

  • 6GB + 128GB: Yuan 3199 (Rs. 32,700 Approx)
  • 8GB + 128GB: Yuan 3499 (Rs. 35,700 Approx)
  • 8GB + 256GB: Yuan 3799 (Rs. 38,800 Approx)
  • 12GB + 256GB: Yuan 4199 (Rs. 43,000 Approx)