Xiaomi announced the Black Shark 2 gaming smartphone in China earlier this year. The smartphone sports an AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855, 12GB RAM and more. There were also reports regarding the India launch of Black Shark 2 as it had received the BIS certification. Now, a new teaser from Flipkart reveals that Black Shark 2 smartphone will be sold in India via Flipkart.
Flipkart is launching its new Flipkart Edge program soon where the company will house Flagship smartphones and Premium smartphones from various brands. As a part of its promotion, Flipkart posted teasers online about Flipkart Edge with a list of smartphone brands. The list surprisingly also included Black Shark 2 alongside other brands like Samsung, OPPO, ASUS, Google, HONOR, POCO, Nubia, Meizu, and Lenovo.
This confirms that Black Shark 2 gaming smartphone will be sold in India via Flipkart. The smartphone will be launching in India on 27th May 2019.
To recall, Xiaomi Black Shark 2 has a 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with HDR support, 240Hz touch response rate with touch algorithm optimization especially for gaming, is powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC with up to 12GB RAM, liquid cooling 3.0. It has an in-display fingerprint scanner, upgraded ‘X-style’ unique antenna design for a better reception, RGB logo on the back, Hidden press sensitive controls for the display, AI gaming experience and a 48-megapixel rear camera along with a 12-megapixel telephoto lens for 2x optical zoom, 20-megapixel front camera and packs a 4000mAh battery with 27W fast charging that offers 30 minutes of gaming with just 5 minutes of charging.