Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro Gaming Smartphone Launched, Learn Price and Specifications

Black Shark 3

Chinese company Black Shark has launched Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro gaming smartphones. These devices have just been launched in the Chinese market.

Black Shark 3 has been launched in China by Black Shark, the company that makes gaming smartphones in New Delhi. The company has also launched the successor of this smartphone, Black Shark 3 Pro and has also got many accessories for gaming lovers, who will support these smartphones. Both smartphones are powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 865 chipset and both have the same triple rear camera setup. However, the dedicated variant has dedicated gaming shoulder buttons, which are not available in the standard variant. Black Shark 3 has been launched in Armor Gray, Lightning Black, and Star Silver Color, while Black Shark 3 Pro can be purchased in Armor Gray and Phantom Black Color.

Black Shark 3

Price and sale Pre-orders of Black Shark 3 are being taken and its sale will start from March 6. The company’s Weibo post states that the 8GB + 128GB variant of this smartphone has been priced at 3,499 yuan (about Rs 36,800) and the 12GB + 128GB variant has been priced at 3,799 yuan (around Rs 39,900). The top 12GB + 256GB variant of the phone can be purchased for 4,999 yuan (about Rs 52,600).

Bookings have also started for the second Black Shark 3 Pro and its pre-sale will start from 10 March. The 8GB + 256GB variant of the phone has been launched for 4,699 yuan (about Rs 49,400). At the same time, the price of 12GB + 256GB top variant has been kept at 4,999 yuan (about Rs 52,600). Both smartphones are currently available only in the Chinese market and details have not yet been revealed about its cell or availability in other markets.

Talking about accessories, the clip-on cooling fan has been priced at 179 yuan (about Rs 1,890). Black Shark says that with the help of this fan, the temperature of the device can be reduced to 14 ° C in just one minute. The Black Shark Gamepad 3.0 is priced at 199 yuan (about Rs 2,100) and the magnetic connector can be purchased for 79 yuan (about Rs 830). Also, wireless and wired earphones and a lot of cases have also been launched for this phone.


JOYUI skin of Android 10 based company is found in a gaming smartphone. It has a 6.67-inch AMOLED display (1080×2400), which has an aspect ratio of 20: 9 and a pixel density of 394ppi. Black Shark says that the peak brightness of the display is 500nits. It has a refresh rate of 90Hz and a touch sampling rate of 270Hz. The phone comes with Snapdragon 865 chipset, which is clocked at 2.84GHz. The phone gets Adreno 650 GPU for graphics.

Talking about the camera department, there is a triple camera setup on the rear panel. The primary sensor has been given 64 megapixels and with this 13 megapixel secondary and 5-megapixel third sensor has been given. This phone has a 20-megapixel front camera for selfie and video calling. The phone also has a USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack for connectivity. A 4,720mAh battery is provided with 65W fast charging support in phones with under-display fingerprint scanners.

Black Shark 3

Black Shark 3 Pro’s Specifications

the phone has a 7.1 inch large AMOLED display (1440×3120), which has an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9. Its pixel density is 483ppi and its peak brightness is 500 nits. It also has a refresh rate of 90Hz and a touch sampling rate of 270Hz. The camera setup of the phone is similar to the standard variant and the rest of the features are also like Black Shark 3. However, laser focus has been given in the Pro variant’s camera.

The Black Shark 3 Pro has a 5000mAh battery for long back up and users will get 65W fast charging support. The phone weighs 253 grams and is larger than the standard version in size. In the Pro version, dedicated gaming buttons are given on the right side of the smartphone. In such a scenario, when playing a game in landscape mode, these buttons can be used as shoulder buttons found on most gamepads and they will work like controls.

Lingraj Sahu
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