On March 30, the Black Shark 5 series of gaming phones were shown off. The Black Shark 5, Black Shark 5 RS, and Black Shark 5 Pro phones are all lined up. These phones are now available for pre-order in China.
They will go on sale officially on April 2. They have AMOLED displays with refresh rates of up to 144Hz and touch sampling rates of 720Hz, suitable for games.
Furthermore, this line has magnetic shoulder buttons that make it easier to play with precision.
Black Shark made the official announcement about the new phones on its Weibo account. The Black Shark 5, Black Shark 5 RS, and Pro were all available at a specific price and in different colours.
Price of the Black Shark 5 series
This version of the Black Shark 5 has three storage options: 8GB + 128G, 12GB + 128G, and 12GB + 256G. It costs CNY 2,799, CNY 2,999, CNY 3,299, and CNY 3,400.
Available in Heavenly White, Meteor Black, and Explore Grey, it comes in many different colour options.
At CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 39,000), the Black Shark 5 RS costs about as much as an iPhone 6s. It comes with 8GB of RAM and has 256 GB of storage space.
The 12GB + 256GB version costs CNY 3,799, which is about the same price as the 12GB + 128GB version (roughly Rs. 45,300). The phone comes in Sky Black and Yaoxing Yellow.
If you want to get the Black Shark 5 Pro with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage when it comes out, it will cost you CNY 4,199 (about 50,100).
With 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, it costs CNY 4,699 (roughly Rs. 56,100).
If you want 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage, it costs CNY 5,499. (roughly Rs. 65,600). It comes in Heavenly White and Meteorite Black.
Black Shark 5 features and specifications
Samsung E4 AMOLED is used on the Black Shark 5. It has a 6.67-inch screen with a Full HD+ resolution of 2,400×1,080 pixels.
Refresh rate: The screen can run at up to 144Hz, and it has a 720Hz touch rate. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC and an Adreno 650 GPU, both made by the company. The phone runs on the JoyUI 13 operating system based on MIUI.
There are three cameras on the back of the phone: a 64-megapixel primary sensor, a 13-megapixel ultrawide lens, and a 5-megapixel macro lens. On the front, it has a 16-megapixel camera for taking a picture.
The Black Shark 5 has a 4,650 mAh battery that can charge at 120W.
Specifications of the Black Shark 5 RS
The Black Shark 5 RS has a Samsung E4 AMOLED screen 6.67 inches wide. A full-HD+ screen (2,400×1,080 pixels) with a peak brightness of 1,300 nits is on it.
The smartphone has 256GB of storage on the inside. If you buy the 8GB RAM version, it comes with a Snapdragon 888 processor.
If you buy a 12GB RAM version, it comes with a Snapdragon 888+ processor. It has an Adreno 660 GPU to ensure there is no lag when you play games.
It has three 64-megapixel cameras on the back to take 4K videos at 60 frames per second. There is also a single camera for taking selfies at the front of the room.
The phone has a 4,500mAh battery that can charge at 120W.
Specifications of the Black Shark 5 Pro
The Black Shark 5 Pro has a processor called the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and a GPU called the Adreno 730. This makes it easy to play games. With its two vapour chambers, the chipset stays at the right temperature.
A 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with a Full HD+ resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels. It can run at up to 144Hz refresh rate, and it can touch at up to 720Hz.
The phone has a 108-megapixel primary camera, a 13-megapixel ultrawide sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro lens on the back. At the front, there is a 16-megapixel camera for taking pictures of yourself, too. Among the Black Shark 5 Pro features are “top-notch” speakers and four microphones.
It has a 4,650mAh battery that can charge quickly at 120W.