Xiaomi has launched the gaming-centric Black Shark 2 Pro smartphone in China at a starting price of CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs. 30,000).
The key highlights of the gaming-focused handset include full-HD+ AMOLED display, Liquid Cooling 3.0+ technology, 4,000mAh battery, and top-notch internals.
Notably, the pre-bookings for the phone are live and it is slated to go on sale starting August 2.
Black Shark 2 Pro: At a glance
Black Shark 2 Pro houses a rectangular conventional display with prominent bezels on top and bottom. On the rear side, the phone houses dual cameras, a backlit company logo and RGB LED stripes surrounding it.
Further, the handset sports a 6.39-inch full HD+ AMOLED display (1080*2340 pixels) with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 240Hz touch-sensing rate, and DC Dimming 2.0 for a flicker-free experience.
What's the camera like on Black Shark 2 Pro?
The Black Shark 2 Pro houses a dual rear camera setup comprising a 48MP (f/1.8) main sensor and 12MP (f/2.2) telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom.
Up front, the phone sports a 20MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
Moreover, the main camera supports 4K video recording at upto 60fps, while the selfie camera can record 1080p videos at 30fps.
Under the hood, the handset runs Android Pie and is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with 27W fast-charging technology.
Moreover, it packs all standard sensors and connectivity options including support for dual-SIMs (Nano), LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB Type-C port.
Finally, what about pricing?
The Black Shark 2 Pro costs CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs. 30,000) for entry-level 12GB/128GB model and CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs. 35,000) for the top model with 12GB/256GB configuration. Notably, the pre-bookings for the phone are underway and it will go on sale starting August 2.