Black Shark 4 Gaming Phone Launch to Coincide With the Launch of OnePlus 9 Series on March 23

The Black Shark 4 Launch is scheduled on March 23.


Xiaomi’s gaming-focused smartphone brand Black Shark is all set to launch the Black Shark 3 successor, the Black Shark 4 and the Black Shark 4 Pro smartphones on March 23. The company has revealed the March 23 launch date via a Weibo post today morning. The launch date of these two devices does coincide with that of the OnePlus 9 series which is said to debut on March 23.

Both the Black Shark 4 and Black Shark 4 Pro are in the news in the last couple of months, considering that they had appeared on several certifications and Google Play Console listing. The Black Shark 4 even had gained the required TENAA certification back in January that had revealed key specs of the device. Let’s check in detail the expected specifications and features both the Black Shark 4 and the Black Shark 4 Pro will offer:

Black Shark 4 Specifications

The Black Shark 4 is expected to feature a 6.67-inch display with Full HD+ resolution screen and an aspect ratio set as 20:9 if we go by the details revealed by the TENAA listing. The device is rumoured to pack in Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 870 chipset. The phone might be available in 8GB/12GB RAM models along with either 128GB or 256GB internal storage. On the software front, the smartphone will run Android 11 out of the box. A few weeks ago, the device even made an appearance on the AnTuTu benchmark listing where it had managed to score 7,88,505 points.

Dimensions-wise, the Black Shark 4 could measure at around 163.83×76.35×10.3mm. It is supposed to pack in a 4500mAh battery that might offer 120W fast-charging support. The details regarding the rear and front camera configuration of the Black Shark 4 is not known as of now. The smartphone is expected to feature a fingerprint sensor embedded in a power button.

Black Shark 4 Pro Specifications

As far as the specs of the Black Shark 4 Pro go, it is said to come with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 xv2400 pixels with an aspect ratio of 20:9. Under the hood, the Pro model is supposed to be powered by Snapdragon 888 chipset. The device might be available in 12GB RAM if we go by the recent Google Play Console listing. The company already had confirmed that the Black Shark 4 Pro will feature an AI triple camera setup just like its predecessor. The other details regarding the phone’s display, dimensions, and exact camera configuration are still not known currently. Similar to the Black Shark 4, the Black Shark 4 Pro is expected to house in a 4500mAh battery that might support 120W fast-charging.

We should get to learn more details when the Black Shark 4 launches officially on March 23. What are your thoughts on these devices? Do let us know in the comments below.