The Black Shark 2 Pro could soon launch in India. The gaming smartphone from the Chinese company has been spotted on an Indian certification site. As the name suggests, the Black Shark 2 is an iterative upgrade over the Black Shark 2. Also Read - Black Shark 2 Pro with Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC launched: Check price, full specifications, featuresAlso Read - Asus ROG Phone 2 vs Black Shark 2 vs Red Magic 3: Gaming smartphones compared
The Black Shark 2 Pro has essentially received an approval from the BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards). The listing, spotted by a Twitter user, is an indication of an imminent India launch. The device listing reveals the model number DLT-H0. While there is no official word from the company, the gaming smartphone is likely to launch as early as next month. Also Read - Black Shark 2 Review: Pure basic gaming experience
As mentioned, the Black Shark 2 Pro is an upgrade over the Black Shark 2, which launched in India back in May. The Pro variant initially launched in China back in July. The smartphone s USP is the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ under the hood.
Black Shark 2 Pro prices, specifications, features
In China, prices for the Black Shark 2 Pro start from CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs 29,900) and go up to CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs 34,900). To add some perspective, the Black Shark 2 launched in India for Rs 39,999 and Rs 49,999.
As for specifications, the upcoming Black Shark smartphone features a 6.39-inch AMOLED display with 2340×1080 pixels resolution. Qualcomm s chipset pairs with up to 12GB of RAM, and up to 256GB of internal memory.
For photography, the device features a dual-camera setup at the back. This includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor, and a 13-megapixel secondary sensor. Up front, there s a 20-megapixel selfie camera. Making sure everything ticks is a 4,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4.0.
Connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, 4G LTE, dual-SIM slots, USB Type-C, and A-GPS with GLONASS. On the software front, the device ships with MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. There is also a game mode, which is called Black Space Dock 4.0.