BlackShark Phone 2 Pro with SD855+ to hit the market tomorrow

Black Shark 2 Pro

Earlier this week, Xiaomi announced the BlackShark Phone 2 Pro which is the company’s first SD855+ smartphone. This smartphone is quite popular and it hit 200,000 registrations in 24 hours. This smartphone will commence outright sale tomorrow on Xiaomi Mall. The 12GB+128GB version will sell for 2999 yuan ($432) while the 12GB+256GB version will go for 3499 yuan ($504).

Black Shark 2 Pro

The Xiaomi BlackShark phone 2 Pro uses 6.39-inch Samsung AMOLED display. It is equipped with an independent display chip to achieve full DC dimming technology. The screen display brightness can be as low as 2nit, low-brightness space, and a fine 2048 level dimming. With these, gamers will be very comfortable even after long gaming periods.

This device comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ flagship platform. Keeping the lights on is a 4000 mAh battery which supports 27W fast charge. In addition, the Xiaomi Black Shark Phone 2 Pro uses a liquid cooling plate + liquid cooling tube partition. As a gaming smartphone, this device needs such advance cooling solution. It further comes with a unique metal welding technology to achieve direct heat dissipation. The liquid cooling technology reduces the CPU core temperature by 14-degrees.


  • 6.39-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 display with 108.9% DCI – P3 color gamut, 430 nits brightness
  • Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 Plus (1 x Kryo 485 at 2.96GHz + 3 x Kryo 485 at 2.42GHz + 4 x Kryo 385 at 1.8GHz) 7nm Mobile Platform with 675MHz Adreno 640 GPU
  • 12GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 3.0) internal storage
  • Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 48MP rear camera with 1/2.0″ Sony IMX586 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, LED flash, 12MP 1/3.6″ Samsung S5K3M5, a telephoto lens with f/2.2 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 6P lens, 2x lossless zoom
  • 20MP front-facing camera with 0.9μm pixel size,  f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 163.61×75.01x 8.77mm; Weight: 205g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C
  • 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) battery with 27W fast charging


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