By Abhishek Sahani | Updated: September 13, 2021 10:23 IST

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Black Shark 4, Black Shark 4 Pro with a 720Hz touch-sampling rate

Black Shark 4, Black Shark 4 Pro with a 720Hz touch-sampling rate

The popular gaming phone is here with a new generation variant Black Shark 4 and Black Shark 4 Pro that has launched in China. This latest generation gaming smartphone highlights huge upgrades in its predecessors by comparing to the previous Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro. The Black Shark pro features a top-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC chipset, and the Black Shark 4 model is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. The company has also launched some of the accessories with the smartphone which makes the phone more efficient while gaming. The accessory includes a Cooling Back Clip 2 Pro and an in-ear gaming headset. The phone may give a direct competition to Asus ROG Phone 5 that have launched a few days back in the gaming smartphone segment.

Black Shark 4, Black Shark 4 Pro price in India, and variant options

The latest Black Shark 4 is priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs. 27,700) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant options, CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs. 30,000) for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, and CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs. 33,300) for 12GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The last one with the high-end specs priced at CNY 3,299 (approximately Rs. 36,600) for 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant option. There are total four varient option choise.
This phone is available in three colour variant options Ink Sea Black, Lingguang Gray, and Magic Mirror Black. The phone will start the sale via their official Black Shark Store from 25th March.

The first variant of Black Shark 4 Pro is priced at CNY 3,999 (approximately Rs. 44,400) for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant options, CNY 4,499 (approximately Rs. 50,000) for 12GB RAM + 256GB storage option, and CNY 5,299 (approximately Rs. 58,800) for 16GB RAM + 512GB storage variant. There are total three varient option choise in Black Shark 4 Pro.
This phone is available in two colour variant options Ink Sea Black and Suikong Black. The phone will start the sale via their official Black Shark Store from 25th March.

Black Shark 4 Pro specifications and features

The highlighting key specifications of the all-new Black Shark 4 Pro which runs on the Android 11 operating system with JoyUI 12.5 skin on top. It highlights a 6.67-inch full-HD+ Samsung E4 display by a 20:9 aspect ratio. The display has a 144Hz refresh rate and a 720Hz touch-sampling rate. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor with up to 16GB RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. It also carries an SSD for faster performance.
This latest Black Shark 4 Pro carries a 4,500mAh massive battery with 120W fast charging technology support. The 120W charger fully charged the phone in just 15 minutes or under this time.
Talking about the cameras, this phone comes with a triple rear camera setup at the back on the new Black Shark 4 Pro which owns a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.79 aperture, an 8-megapixel sensor for ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 aperture, and a 5-megapixel for a macro shooter with an f/2.4 aperture. For the selfie lovers a 20-megapixel selfie camera sensor with f/2.45 aperture with a punch-hole cut in the display at the center.
Talking about the connectivity options, it includes all the common features like 5G connectivity, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Infrared (IR) blaster, NFC, and USB Type-C.
Black Shark 4 Pro includes an ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, gyro, gravity sensor, electronic compass, light on the back penal, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner sensor for increased security.
This smartphone weighs 220 grams and 163.83x76.35x9.9mm in dimensions.

Black Shark 4 specifications and features

The Black Shark 4 comes with some same features like display, battery, and operating system. It comes with a different Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor coupled up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage.
Black Shark 4 comes with a triple rear camera setup where a 48-megapixel primary lens and other two cameras are the same as Black Shark 4 Pro model. It measures 163.83x76.35x9.9mm in dimensions and weighs 210grams.