Xiaomi Black Shark

Xiaomi Black Shark price in India was expected to be Rs. 30,990. This is 6 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage base variant of Xiaomi Black Shark ​

Screen Size
5.99 inches (15.21 cm)


Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)​


4000 mAh Li-ion

Ram & Storage

6 GB , 64 GB


12 MP + 20 MP Dual
20 MP Front Camera

Display and Design​

The Xiaomi Black Shark flaunts a big 5.99-inch IPS LCD full HD+ display which exhibits a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,160 pixels. The device comes with a pixel density of 403 PPI that offers a sharp viewing experience. It comes with a full-view display having an aspect ratio of 18:9. The phablet-like smartphone comes equipped with a front-mounted fingerprint sensor that enhances the security as well as the convenience.The device is available in two different colour options, namely Polar Night and Sky Grey.​

OS and Performance​

The Xiaomi Black Shark boots on Android v8.1 (Oreo) OS. The system is driven by two Kryo 385 quad-core processors having clock speeds of 2.8GHz and 1.8GHz. The processors are further coupled with a 6GB RAM that ensures that the device can run multiple tasks simultaneously as well as can run high graphic-centric games. An Adreno 630 GPU is also added to answer all the graphical needs of the system. The entire combination is placed on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset.

High Quality Camera

The Xiaomi Black Shark is armed with a dual primary camera setup having 12MP and 20MP lenses. The lenses are capable of capturing crisp and clear images having 4,000 x 3,000 pixels resolution. The device can record 4K videos at 30fps speed, whereas at the same speed you can also record full HD videos. A front webcam, having a 20MP lens, helps to capture good quality selfies. Moreover, you can also record full HD videos by using the front camera

Battery And Connectivity​

The Xiaomi Black Shark gets all the required energy from a 4,000mAh Li-ion battery, which is decent enough to provide a backup at least for day. It supports quick-charging as well, so that you can refill the battery at a lightning fast speed. As for the connectivity, the device offers a wide range of connectivity options such as 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS and USB type-C.

Performance Overview

The Xiaomi Black Shark is a great smartphone with a high price tag. The device comes with an excellent configuration which is translated into a quality performance. The cameras are great to capture quality images and can record high definition videos as well. The battery backup is good for daily use and the inclusion of the quick-charging has made this section better. Overall, if budget is not an issue, you can go for the Xiaomi Black Shark.


Screen Size - 5.99 inches (15.21 cm)
Screen Resolution - 1080 x 2160 pixels
Aspect Ratio -18:9 Pixel Density - 403 ppi Display Type - IPS LCD


Chipset - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Chipset - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)
Architecture - 64 bit
Graphics Adreno -630
RAM - 6 GB


Resolution 12 MP + 20 MP Dual Primary Cameras
Autofocus yes Phase Detection autofocus
Physical Aperture F1.7
Flash yes Dual-color LED Flash
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 Pixels
Camera Features Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording 3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps
Resolution 20 MP Front Camera
Physical Aperture F2.2
Video Recording 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Network & Connectivity

Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
Wi-Fi yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO
Wi-Fi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth yes v5.0
GPS yes with A-GPS, Glonass
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging
USB Type-C yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Battery & Storage

Capacity 4000 mAh
Type Li-ion
Quick Charging yes Quick, v3.0
Internal Memory 64 GB


Fingerprint Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Other Sensors - Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope


Excellent configuration

Great cameras


Good battery backup