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Xiaomi Black Shark Helo becomes the First Official Phone with 10GB RAM

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo

Xiaomi has just launched the successor to the first Black Shark gaming smartphone, tagged Xiaomi Black Shark Helo. An absolute beast with 10GB RAM, Snapdragon 845 and the Shark Code feature which lets you share different gaming profiles. It’s equipped with front-facing stereo speakers, Gamer Studio app and gaming controllers. This is coming just days after the Note 6 Pro mid-range beauty was introduced as well.

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo

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Design

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo

Just like the first Shark smartphone, it’s built with aluminium alloy and sports a RGB LED-illuminated back logo and side strips. There’s a dual cam and fingerprint scanner at the rear as well. It measures 8.7mm in thickness, weighs 190g and will be available in Black with a touch of Green, Red and Blue.

Display

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo

The Black Shark Helo sports a 6.01-inch FHD+ AMOLED full view display. The screen boasts of 1080 x 2160 pixels in resolution along with a 402 pixel per inch density for clear visuals. Overall, the screen stretches up to 77.67% screen-to-body as well.

Software and Hardware

It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with JoyUI. Under the hood, the Snapdragon 845 chipset from Qualcomm runs the race, it comes with 8-cores of processor clocking at 2.8GHz for a smooth ride.

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The Adreno 630 graphics card handles graphics. For storing files, the device packs 128GB/256GB internal storage space which is expandable up to 512GB using a memory card. It boasts of 6GB/8GB/10GB RAM space for multitasking through apps.

Camera

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 features a dual 12MP + 20MP rear camera for photography. The camera is accompanied by a LED flash and other internal features listed in the table below. In the selfie department, there’s a single 20MP selfie shooter for all your selfies as well.

Battery

Powering up the Black Shark Helo is a 4000mAh battery capacity with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 2 hours.

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Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Specs

・6.01-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2160 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo
・Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
・Octa-core 2.8GHz
・6GB/8GB/10GB RAM
・128GB/256GB Internal Storage
・12MP + 20MP rear camera
・20MP selfie camera
・4000mAh battery

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Features and Video Review

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Full Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
Announced October, 2018
Released October, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 /1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)

SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Aluminium alloy
Dimensions 75.25 x 160 x 8.7 mm
Weight 190g
Water Resistant No
Protection Yes
Colours Black, Red, Blue

Display

Display Type FHD+ AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.01-inch
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 402ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 77.67%
Aspect Ratio 18:9
Touch Screen Model Capacitive
Touch Screen Yes
Multitouch Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multitouch, Scratch Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
101.3% DCI-P3
Secondary Display No

Camera

12MP + 20MP
Yes
2160p@30fps, 1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 240 fps
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Sony IMX486 Exmor RS + Sony IMX376 Exmor RS
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
4-axis OIS
Yes, LED
f/1.75 + f/1.75
1.25µm + 1.0 μm
1/2.9″ + 1/2.78″
20MP
No
f/2.2
1.0 μm
1/2.78″

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo
JoyUI
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Process Technology 10nm
CPU Octa-core 2.8GHz
Cores 8-Cores
Bit Architecture 64-bit
GPU (Graphics) Adreno 630
GPU (Cores) 2-Cores
GPU (Frequency) 710MHz
6GB/8GB/10GB
Memory Speed 1866MHz
Internal Storage 128GB/256GB
Yes, up to 512GB
Card Type microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass, Gyroscope, Barometer, Hall

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, Type C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
HDMI Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Facial Identification Yes
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 4000mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Standby
Talk Time
Video Play
Normal Use

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Unboxing

Inside The Box

NB: Details may vary.
– Charger
– USB Data Cable
– Earphone
– Quick Start Guide
– SIM Ejector Pin

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Price

Starting From $499 – $549
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