Xiaomi Black Shark that gained prominence for being a gaming smartphone got leaked on the internet ahead of the April 13 launch date. A Chinese user on the social networking site, Weibo, posted the live image of alleged Black Shark, revealing the phone from the rear.
Earlier, Xiaomi ousted the teaser of the phone that partially showed the Black Shark’s design from the front. If we club both images, we get a good idea of what the actual design of the upcoming Xiaomi gaming phone. Assuming that the leaks are accurate, of course.
Black Shark Gaming Phone Features (Expected)
Let’s talk about the teaser image first. It showcases most of the right half of the Black Shark phone. The phone will have an all-display fascia with extreme curved edges that should make it easy to hold while gaming. We can’t confirm about the bezels as they are hard to spot in the image. Else, a physical button is also visible on the right edge.
If leaked image is anything to go by, then the Balck Shark will sport a rugged design with the ‘Black Shark’ name and ‘Logo’ ingrained on it. More so, the smartphone is seen with dual-rear camera setup with LED Flash, and what looks like add-on accessories on top.
As for the specifications, the Black Shark phone is expected to boast full HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is supposed to rock Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core chipset under its hood paired with 8GB of RAM. The phone will come running on Android Oreo out of the box and house a 4000mAh battery.
This is going to be a complete gaming-centric smartphone from Xiaomi. The Black Shark will take on Razer Phone that was launched last year by the gaming fraternity brand, Razer. The phone is expected to be cheaper, considering Xiaomi tradition of offering best of smartphone hardware at a relatively lower price.