Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Phone Snapdragon 845, Liquid Cooling, Shark GamePad Launched

A welcome change

A welcome change

The Xiaomi Mi 6X is said to come in three variants - 4GB RAM with 32GB storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM with 64GB storage. Rs. 36,360). There are two colour options- Polar Night Black and Sky Gray.

The purchase price for the new Xiaomi Black Shark Android gaming smartphone is about $480 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB of space. The smartphone is powered by the 2.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 630 GPU.

The Black Shark gaming phone, is however, not as big and boxy as the Razer phone which means it would find takers even among other buyers.

Software: The Black Shark runs Android Oreo-based Joy UI. The battery charges over USB-C and there's QuickCharge 3.0 so it fills up relatively fast as well. It's priced at CNY 179 (roughly Rs. 1,900). The company claims that the liquid cooling will help reduce temperature up to 8 degrees Celsius.

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- In addition to the Snapdragon 845, the Black Shark gaming phone also packs in a dedicated Pixelworks image processing chip that supports something that the company is calling intelligent motion compensation technology that aids in image enhancement and dark scene detail processing for enhanced gaming experiences. It will be available for order from today and goes on sale from April 20th in China.

Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi launched its first ever Android One smartphone - the Xiaomi Mi A1 - previous year in September in India. The device can be connected to the phone via Bluetooth and it has a 340 mAh battery which can last up to 30 gaming hours. It is expected to come with a 5.99-inch LCD display with full HD display with 2160 × 1080 pixels resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The post confirms that the upcoming Mi 6X smartphone will be featuring a dual camera setup at the top-left corner with a 20-megapixel sensor on the front and rear sides.

For the front camera, the smartphone could make use of a 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor with f/2.2 aperture and a selfie flash. The phone comes with a front-mounted fingerprint scanner and a glowing logo on the back. It measures 161.6×75.4×9.25mm and weighs 190 grams. The Xiaomi Mi A1 is backed by a 3,080 mAh battery and offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Global Positioning System as connectivity options.

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