Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi is all set to launch its Black Shark 2 gaming smartphone in India today. The launch of the Black Shark 2 smartphone is all set to take place in New Delhi at 1 pm IST. The company has also made the live stream of the launch of the smartphone available, so you would be able to see the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 get unveiled in India. The smartphone was launched in China in March this year, so we already know its specifications. The key announcements today will be its price and availability details. Read on to get more details about the smartphone launch:
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 price in India (expected)
In China, the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 smartphone is available in four storage models – 6GB RAM/128GB storage, 8GB RAM/128GB, 8GB RAM/256GB storage and 12GB RAM/256GB storage. While the base model is priced at CNY 3,199 (approximately Rs 32,700), the 8GB RAM/128GB storage model costs CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs 35,800) and the 8GB RAM/256GB storage variant is priced at CNY 3,799 (approximately Rs 38,800).
The most high-end model is priced at CNY 4,199 (approximately Rs 42,900). Even in India, the smartphone is expected to be priced similarly. We have attached the live-stream of the launch event of the Black Shark 2 here, so you can also come to the thin page to watch the launch. You can also head to the company’s YouTube channel at 1 pm to watch the device getting launched.
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 specifications
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 has already been unveiled in China as well as Europe. So, most of the specifications of the smartphone are expected to remain the same. Powered by the Snapdragon 855 SoC, the Black Shark 2 comes with up to 12GB RAM.
The handset has up to 256GB of internal storage. Xiaomi Black Shark 2 smartphone sports a 6.39-inch AMOLED display. According to the company, the Black Shark 2 uses the world’s first ‘direct touch multilayer liquid cooling system’ that is claimed to keep the CPU 14-degrees cooler.
For imaging duties, the Black Shark 2 smartphone has a dual-rear camera setup on its back panel that has a 12MP primary camera and a 12MP secondary camera with 2x optical zoom. The smartphone has a 20MP front-facing snapper on its front panel that is meant for selfies and video calls. The Black Shark 2 houses a 4,000mAh battery and sports an in-display fingerprint scanner.
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