Black Shark today announced the Balck Shark 2 Pro, which is the upgraded version of the Black Shark 2 that was launched in India a couple of months ago. The Balck Shark 2 Pro comes with Snapdragon 855+, UFS 3.0 storage, 12GB RAM as reported earlier and also the company has introduced new color variants.
The Balck Shark 2 Pro comes with an upgraded rear design with a couple more additional RGB lights and better grip support. The device also comes with 34.7ms touch latency compared to the 43.5ms on the Black Shark 2. In terms of software addition, the company has added Black Space Dock 4.0 gaming mode.
The Black Shark 2 Pro comes with the 6.39-inch(1080×2340p) AMOLED 19.5:9 HDR TrueView display as seen on the Black Shark 2. Under the hood, it is powered by the latest Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor clocked at 2.96GHz, Adreno 640 GPU. It comes in two variants – 12+128GB and 12+256GB. Also, this time around the storage has been upgraded to UFS 3.0, as seen on the OnePlus 7 Series and Asus RoG Phone 2. With UFS 3.0 flash storage, the device will be able to deliver speeds up to 2900 MB/s., which is 2x better compared to the UFS 2.0. The device is packed with a massive 4000mAH battery and is backed with a 27W Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ via USB Type-C port. Also, the device is running on Android 9.0 Pie.
Coming to the camera department, the Black Shark 2 Pro sports a 48MP+13MP dual rear camera with LED flash, the primary 48MP with 1/2″ Sony IMX 586 sensor, 0.8μm, f/1.75 aperture, 6-piece lens. The only minor difference being a 13MP secondary camera at the rear instead of 12MP sensor on the Black Shark 2. Over at the front, there is a 20MP camera with f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera supports video recording up to 1080p Video 30fps and Slow-mo up to 120fps. Other features include In-display fingerprint scanner, Dual Nano-SIM, LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2 X 2 mimo, Bluetooth 5.0, aptX, and aptX HD. Further, the device comes in new color options that are punchy in addition to the Black/Green combo and Silver color options.
The gaming smartphone comes with the new 6 layers ‘Liquid cooling 3.0+’ technology that uses a liquid-cooled plate and liquid-cooled tube which can effectively cover all the heat-generating components to reduce the processor’s core temperature by up to 14°c, 20x heat dissipation efficiency. Also, the smartphone now features X-Style antenna design for better reception and also there is an RGB ‘S’ logo at the rear along with press sensitive controls for display and also comes with LEDs at the side of the device. The device also comes with AI Engine with features like CPU/GPU intelligent scheduling, Intelligent recognition of game scenes, Intelligent background app management, Shark moment, Intelligent performance management, AI lighting effect, AI shock, Live Stream, Host Mode, and more.
Pricing and Availability
- Black Shark 2 Pro – 12+128GB @ 2999 Yuan (INR 29,955)
- Black Shark 2 Pro – 12+256GB @ 3499 Yuan (INR 34,965)