Redmi has been breaking records since last year by providing amazing features with a smooth and classy operating system in the low price range. They became the no. 1 smartphone company in India. Now they have taken steps into the mid-range phones. Earlier they had launched Blackshark gaming smartphone, which was very much appreciated all over the world. This time Xiaomi came with another powerful smartphone Blackshark 2!

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The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is a Beast that comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa-core processors with 6 GB ram and 128 GB storage. The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 comes with a beautiful 6.39 inches bezel-less AMOLED display with a massive 4000 mAh battery. So Gaming and Multitasking are on.

As the Xiaomi smartphones are one of the best devices out there, so if you are looking forward to buying a mid-range smartphone and you are thinking about going for Oneplus or Samsung, you might want to take a look at our in-depth review of specs and features of Xiaomi Black Shark 2.

In-depth Features of Xiaomi Black Shark 2 

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Design

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Design

The Black Shark 2 comes with a body made out of Aluminium alloy which is a new process to manufacturers. This Aluminium body gives the phone more stability and a modern look. It is comfortable to hold and provides a comfortable feel. The phone has an On-screen Fingerprint sensor. The rear panel has a cool looking design which gives it the perfect gaming-phone look. It is a slim looking design and weighs 205 grams.It has ‘S’ embarked on the rear panel which looks quite attractive.

The device is available in shadow Black, Frozen Silver,andMirage Blue colors. The color of the phone might show some aberration due to the difference in monitor display and different shooting lights used.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Display

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Display

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 comes with a 6.39 inches (16.23 cm) Super AMOLED display. The screen resolution is of 1080 x 2340 pixels; the aspect ratio is 19.5:9. It has a bezel-less display with 403 ppi pixel density which gives it bright and sharp colors. It has an81.7% Screen to Body Ratio.The Black Shark 2has a Capacitive Multi-touch Scratch resistant screen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Hardware

The device comes with Octa-core (2.84 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri-core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485) processors on Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 chipset.It has a non-expandable storage space of 128 GB which I think is enough for most people. The device has 6 GB Ram with Adrena 640 GPU for lag-free gaming and multitasking. The Black Shark 2 will come with Liquid Cooling 3.0 technology which will keep the device cool during intense gaming.

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Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Operating System

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 comes with the latest Android v9.0 Operating system

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Camera

Black Shark 2 Camera Review

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 comes with 48MP + 12MP vertically aligned dual rear cameras. It has Digital zoom, Autoflash, Face detection, Touch to Focus, LED Flash. It provides the image resolution of 8000 x 6000 pixels with the support of 4k Video recording at 30fps. The front camera is of 20 MP which captures impressive selfies. Overall both Front and Rear cameras are great.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Battery

For a 6.39 inches Big screen you may worry about the battery of the phone. But Xiaomi Black Shark 2 comes with a powerful 4000mAh Lithium-Polymer battery. You don’t have to worry about the battery after playing games or streaming for hours as it also comes with the support of QuickCharge for fast charging. This is Non-removable battery.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Other features

The device comes with Dual Sim slots(Nano) with the support of Volte in both slots.

  • It comes with the support of quick charging, so when you are on low battery, and you have to go somewhere, you can plug in the device for a few minutes, and it should be enough to last several hours.
  • It supports Wifi, Mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS,and USB connectivity.
  • It has On-screen Fingerprint sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass, Gyroscope Barometer, Accelerometer, OTG,and Ambient Light.
  • The phone cameras support settings like Bokeh Effect, Continuous Shooting, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Touch to focus, White balance presets.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2

Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Pros and Cons


  • It is a great gaming phone.
  • It has a fresh, stylish design.
  • It has an extended lasting battery.
  • The display of the phone is mesmerizing.
  • The cameras are great.
  • It has nice configurations.


  • No wireless charging.
  • Quite a heavy phone.
  • No waterproof.
  • Non expendable
  • No 3.5mm headphone jack.

Conclusive Review

The features as mentioned above of the smartphone Xiaomi Black Shark 2 conclude that the phone comes with amazing features. There’s the complete review of Xiaomi Black Shark 2, so if you are looking forward to buying a mid-range smartphone or gaming phone, the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is a great phone to go for.