Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Announced: Features AMOLED Display and 10GB RAM

Xiaomi has announced its next-generation gaming smartphone called the Black Shark Helo. The gaming smartphone features amoled display, snapdragon 845, and 10GB RAM. The handset sports neat stylish features that suits to a gaming smartphones, RGB lighting on the sides, front-facing stereo speakers, vapor cooling technology, HDR10-compliant display, real-time SDR to HDR conversion.

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo announce

There’s also a new Gaming Studio feature that lets you tweak processor, display, touch, network, and others for the games you play. These Gaming studio configurations can be shared with other Blackshark users using ‘Shark Codes’. The Xiaomi Black Shark Helo also the first smartphone in the world to sport a massive 10GB of RAM, it's more like PC user has.

Barely six months have passed since the Black Shark was unveiled and Xiaomi already announced its successor — the Black Shark Helo. The follow up to the popular gaming smartphone features incremental updates while maintaining its gamer feel.

The Black Shark Helo ditches the LCD and comes with a 6.01-inch AMOLED display with 2160 x 1080 resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The screen still doesn’t offer a variable refresh rate unlike its competitors, and it doesn’t have a notch either.

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Specs

The Black Shark Helo runs on an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor with 6/8GB RAM and 128GB storage. On its highest configuration, this one comes with a whopping 10GB RAM and 256GB storage. The handset also features a fingerprint sensor and dual 12MP + 20MP cameras at the back, as well as an RGB illuminated logo.

The gaming phone is powered by a large 4,000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0, and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. The Black Shark Helo comes with new accessories in tow — a single controller for 6GB and 8GB RAM variants, while a dual controller for the 10GB RAM model. 

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Full Specs:
  • 6.1-inch 18:9 AMOLED display @ 1080 x 2160 px, 401ppi, HDR10, 
  • 2.8GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 
  • Adreno 630 GPU 
  • 6GB, 8GB, 10GB RAM 
  • 128GB, 256GB internal storage 
  • 12MP, f/1.8, 1.25µm, dual pixel PDAF + 20MP, f/1.8, 1.0µm, AF, 2x optical zoom rear cameras with Dual LED Flash 
  • 20MP f/2.2 front camera 
  • 4G LTE 
  • Dual SIM, Dual Standby 
  • Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 
  • Bluetooth 5.0 
  • Fingerprint scanner 
  • Stereo speakers (front-facing) 
  • Vapor Cooling System 
  • Xiaomi MIUI 10 (Android 8.0 Oreo) 
  • 4000mAh battery (nonremovable) 
  • 160 x 75.2 x 8.7 mm 
  • 190 g 
The Xiaomi Black Shark Helo will be available in China starting October 30. The Black Shark Helo comes with a new set of game controllers much like those of Nintendo Switch. The 6GB variant is priced at CNY3,199 (PHP24,900) with the 8GB coming in at CNY3,499 (PHP28,000). The 10GB/256GB variant, on the other hand, will cost you CNY4,199 (PHP33,000).

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