Black Shark 2 Pro is set to be released on 30 July. The company made the announcement of phone release on social media channels and also curtains will be lifted off the phone at an event in China. But the teaser poster shared by the company says something else.
Although talking about the previous teaser, the phone is most likely to be equipped with Snapdragon 855 Plus. The processor was launched just a few days before by Qualcomm.
— Black Shark (@blckshrk_global) July 17, 2019
Black Shark 2 Pro packs a punch
The Black Shark 2 pro is expected to be a notch above the previous version which was unveiled in March this year. The phone was available in India in May and is presently available on sale on Flipkart. The company took help of Weibo for announcing the release of new Black Shark 2 Pro at price of 580$ on July 30 in China.
There's a bunch of 12GB RAM gaming smartphones launching soon.
Right after the Asus ROG Phone 2, the Black Shark 2 Pro appears on the Geekbench database.
Single core score – 3632
Multi core score – 11304#Xiaomi #BlackShark2Pro pic.twitter.com/135VD1Ez4O
— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) July 19, 2019
The poster informs that the event will begin at 2 pm local time and apart from this there was very less. Black Shark pro has also announced the release of Qualcomm 855 on Weibo page.
This gives and indication about the phone being powered with newly launched SoC. Qualcomm announced the release of 855 Plus this week only. It is supposed to offer better graphics performance and good computing process than 855.
High-end processor high expectations
The new processor has a higher clock speed and GPU boosted by 15%. The first phone with Snapdragon 855 plus is Asus ROG Phone 2 with a release date expected to be July 30. Black Shark 2 Pro may also include some other enhancements and details will be announced on July 30.
— Black Shark (@blckshrk_global) July 15, 2019
The Vanilla Black Shark 2 packs Snapdragon 855 SoC, with 12GB RAM and Liquid cool 3.0 for increasing heat dissipation. The touch response rate is 240Hz. The price in India is set at 39,999 for 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, while the top model with 12GB of RAM and 256 GB storage at a price of 49,999.
The phone is available in Shadow Black and Frozen Silver colour options via Flipkart. There is no news about Black Shark 2 pro to be released in other markets than China.