Xiaomi Black Shark 2 128GB Factory Unlocked 6.39" 8GB Ram Dual 4

  • Model: SKW-H0
  • Manufactured by: xiaomi
$979.99 Sale: $578.19-41%

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 has arrived with a 6.39-inch pressure sensitive Super AMOLED screen. The gaming phone is powered by the latest Snapdragon 855 chipset and comes with up to 12GB RAM. A huge Liquid Cool 3.0 vapor chamber cooling system keeps the high-end processor at a low temperature. Dual AI rear cameras, a 20MP front camera are also on board as well as an under-display fingerprint scanner which is always accessible, even if an accessory is attached on the back. The display of the Black Shark 2 is a 6.39 inch AMOLED panel with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The flagship gaming smartphone comes with a special image processing chip. The Chinese manufacturer calls it a TrueView display, which gives the display of the gamer mobile phone true colors with a series of modes that are effective depending on lighting conditions and ambient color tone. These include Day Light View (DLV), Night View, Reading Mode. In addition, the Black Shark 2's screen has a feature called Magic Press, which allows you to adjust the touch controls on the screen. Magic Press also lets you customize the pressure sensitivity of the two sides of the screen. In addition, there are also features like Full DC dimming, MEMC intelligent motion, Super HDR, and an eye protection mode. The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is powered by Qualcomm’s 64bit Snapdragon 855 chipset and the gaming phone comes in four different variants with 6GB RAM + 128GB, 8GB RAM + 128GB, 8GB RAM + 256GB, and 12GB RAM + 256GB. It is available in Shadow Black in all variants and in Frozen Silver with 8+128GB, 8+256GB and 12+256GB. In the camera department there is a 48-megapixel 0.8μm primary camera with f/1.75 aperture paired with a 12-megapixel f/2.2 telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom on the rear. On the front is a 20-megapixel f/2.0 1.0μm sensor covered with a 5P lens. The camera can record in 4K at 30fps, record slow-motion videos in 720p at 240fps and in 1080p at 120fps. The Black Shark 2 has an in-display fingerprint sensor. It also has Bluetooth 5.0, and a USB Type-C port. Under its hood is a 4000mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging. It has stereo speakers, triple-microphones for stereo recording, and the Black Shark 2 uses artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce background noise.


Network Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Launch Announced 2019, March
Status Available. Released 2019, March
Body Dimensions 163.6 x 75 x 8.8 mm (6.44 x 2.95 x 0.35 in)
Weight 205 g (7.23 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.39 inches, 100.2 cm2 (~81.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
  DCI-P3 100%
Always-on display
240 Hz touch-sensing
Platform OS Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.78 GHz Kryo 485)
GPU Adreno 640
Memory Card slot No
Internal 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM
Main Camera Dual 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF
12 MP, f/2.2, (telephoto), 1.0µm, PDAF, 2x optical zoom
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
Selfie camera Single 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No
  Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
Radio No
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Features Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery   Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 27W
Misc Colors Black, Silver, Blue
Models SKW-H0, SKW-A0
Price $ 419.99 / £ 396.48
Tests Performance Basemark OS II: 4361 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3450
Basemark X: 43768
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 73dB / Ring 82dB
Audio quality Noise -90.7dB / Crosstalk -93.4dB
Battery life