Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro to be launched on the 3rd of September

Xiaomi launched the Black Shark 2 Pro in China a few weeks ago, but the global version was nowhere to be seen. This is the updated version of the device that has the newer Snapdragon 855 Plus CPU and a slight design variation. Today the company posted the below teaser on their social media accounts along with the text “The new Black Shark model is coming.”. This is most probably the global version of the black Shark 2 Pro and…

[UPDATE] Cringy Black Shark 2 Pro commercial confirm Snapdragon 855+

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro will be released in China next week and the company already released the first commercial for the phone. It is quite strange, with a very “Japanese” look and feel, where the “Black Shark Man” is fighting a big robot in the city. In the video, there aren’t many details offered, but we do see the front of the device (strapped on to the chest of Black Shark Man) and the Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset…

Black Shark 2 Pro appears in AnTuTu

Just a few days to go until the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro gets released, at least in China, and we have more and more leaks about this new device. The phone appeared listed in AnTuTU Benchmark with impressive scores. I know that benchmarks don’t show the complete picture, but it seems that the slightly higher frequency for the CPU and GPU on the Snapdragon 855+ chipset do result in quite a bit of a gain when it comes to…

Black Shark 2 Pro release date announced

With the release of the new Snapdragon 855 Plus, all game-centric smartphone divisions started to flood the market with news that they will have devices featuring this new chipset. The first was the ASUS ROG Phone 2, but both Nubia and Black Shark followed with their own announcements. Today we have a release date for the upcoming Black Shark 2 Pro gaming smartphone, a device that will include the new SD855+ and other minor improvements. We don’t know exactly what…