Black Shark 2 Launched In India: Offers 100% CPU Power With ‘Ludicrous Mode’


Xiaomi’s Black Shark 2 that debuted in the Chinese market in March, has now been launched in India. It is a full-fledged gaming smartphone featuring the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor with up to 12GB of RAM and a 6.39-inch full HD+ AMOLED display.

To ensure that the phone doesn’t heat during long gaming sessions, Black Shark 2 has a liquid cooling system.

Black shark 2 gaming smartphone

Pressure Sensitive Touch Screen

The Black Shark 2 features a low-latency display that has a latency of 43ms to smoothen the gaming experience. To further improve graphics and interactive gaming controls, the gaming smartphone uses Master Touch – a pressure sensitive display that works similar to the iPhone’s 3D touch for haptic feedback.

Ludicrous Mode

Being a gaming smartphone, Black Shark 2 comes with a ‘Ludicrous Mode’ that allows players to play games at 100% CPU power thus offering a massive performance boost.

Black shark 2 ludicrous mode

Other features of the Black Shark 2 include a 48MP primary sensor coupled with a 12MP secondary sensor. On the front, the smartphone carries a 20MP selfie camera. As compared to OnePlus 7 Pro, which features UFS 3.0, Black Shark 2 has UFS2.1 storage standard.

The gaming phone is backed by a 4,000mAh battery and supports 27W fast charging.

Price & Availability

Black Shark 2 is priced at INR 39,900 for the 6GB/128GB variant and goes up to INR 49,999 for the high-end 12GB/256GB variant. It will be available on Flipkart from June 12 onwards. The phone will compete with the likes of Asus ROG and RED Magic.

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Anmol Sachdeva

Anmol Sachdeva

Anmol is a tech journalist who handles reportage of cybersecurity and Apple and OnePlus devices at Fossbytes. He's an ambivert who is striving hard to appease existential crisis by eating, writing, and scrolling through memes.
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