The Black Shark 2 Pro arrives with the Snapdragon 855 Plus, UFS 3.0 and Direct Touch Liquid Cooling
Cutting-edge gaming technology company, Black Shark announced today the South East Asian launch of its latest mobile gaming device, the Black Shark 2 Pro, for passionate gamers during an exclusive event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
For David Li, VP of Black Shark Global: “With the new Black Shark 2 Pro we are happy to introduce important upgrades and an innovative design to provide an ever growing experience for the global gaming community. Thanks to this new edition of our flagship, gamers will be able to deep dive into the action of their favorite games wherever they are! And to prove our commitment in developing the eco-system we have also announced partnerships with several key players in the gaming sector”.
Main Upgrades and Innovations
By customizing the screen touch chipsets and algorithms, the Black Shark 2 Pro handling will provide an unforgettable mobile gaming experience featuring:
Legendary Gaming Performance:
- The 1st wave of gaming phones to be equipped with newest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+, up to 12+256GB, with UFS 3.0
- Direct touch liquid cooling system 3.0 – the Black Shark 2 Pro features the 1st and only direct touch multilayer liquid cooling system in the world, which can reduce the temperature of core CPU by 14 degrees securing solid performance of the Snapdragon 855+ chipset.
Legendary Gaming Control:
- The world’s lowest latency screen touch – Response speed is optimized to only 34.7 ms, which is far ahead of all mobile phone products in the market!
- The world’s first smartphone that implements the 240Hz touch report rate for the synchronized action of ten fingers.
- The screen touch precision rate is as low as 0.3mm – Gamers can target the opponent precisely with a slight fingertip movement in an FPS game.
- With the Master Touch 2.0, gamers are able to press firmly on both left and right customized touch zones to trigger multiple on-screen actions with just two thumbs.
- Shark Time, a feature of screen recording, for capturing automatically the highlights gaming moment, which can be easily shared to social network after game.
- Resizable D-pad, with this new setting, gamers can move the character with only half the movement on the fingertip for the same performance.
Legendary Gaming Design:
- The Look of Speed – The Black Shark 2 Pro design is inspired from the language of racing cars, combining the gaming DNA with the high speed feeling.
- Black Shark 2 Pro’s design sets new standards for ergonomics. The curved waistline is designed for horizontal screen gaming, making the device more comfortable to hold during long gaming sessions.
- The Shark Eyes is the two new RGB lights specially added for Black Shark 2 Pro. Plus double sides lighting bars and the lighting logo at the back, the brand new designed Black Shark 2 Pro has five RGB lights to color your play.
- Unique cool colors : Shadow Black, Iceberg Grey, and special design color of Gulf Blue. With the orange metal strip in the middle and the Blue glass on the back, The Gulf Blue Black Shark 2 Pro looks racing, gaming, and stunning in every way.
- 6.39 Inches AMOLED Screen by SAMSUNG- Top screen among the flagship phones. Black Shark has also implemented an independent image processor to boost the visual to the next level.
- As the world’s first DSP ( independent image processor ) used on a smartphone, Black Shark collaborate with Pixelworks, to provide the best visual for Gaming.
- 48MP + 13 MP Dual Camera – In the dual camera, the main lens carries Sony IMX 586 flagship IC with soupier analytical power. With a Super Night Mode, Black Shark has upgraded the Black Shark 2 Pro algorithm that allows the camera to capture more details at dark scenarios.
- The Black Shark 2 Pro has a built-in True DC Dimming system that improves brightness and comfort for the eyes without uncomfortable flash.
The best portable gaming station:
- With the unique gaming mode Shark Space, Black Shark 2 Pro is not just a smartphone, but also a transformable gaming device.
- Console mode – Plugging in the portable gaming accessories, such as the gaming case with left or both sides of gamepad, turns the Black Shark 2 Pro to a gaming console.
- Host mode – Connecting the Black Shark 2 Pro with a TV, allows everyone to enjoy the game on a bigger screen.
Exclusive partnerships to take the Gaming Ecosystem to the next level:
During the event, Black Shark has announced cooperation with several key players in the gaming ecosystem, that will grant an ever-growing gaming experience proving that Black Shark is shaping its gaming ecosystem based on both hardware and software.
Black Shark will become the main sponsor for MPL – MOBILE LEGENDS: BANG BANG PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE – in Malaysia and Indonesia. Moonton, the well-known game producer of Mobile Legend and Black Shark have announced their first cooperation. From today, these two leading companies envisage a long-term cooperation in esports and will work together to provide the professional gaming device to the enthusiastic MLBB & MPL fans.
Teaming-up with Shopee Bosskurr, the most popular esports team in Malaysia also considered the strongest Malaysian Mobile Legends team, Black Shark hosted a special friendly match in gaming Mobile Legend Bang Bang with six pro-players who played alongside four fans. This incredible match was streamed live on the Black Shark’s Official Facebook and Youtube channel.
miHoYo, a mobile game developer and Black Shark have established a long-term worldwide partnership sharing one common purpose: creating the best gaming experience ever. Black Shark was the sponsor of the first Honkai APAC Championship Final in SEA and other offline events in Indonesia. The two companies look forward to explore more possibilities on game performance.
Next Studio from Tencent Games
Black Shark has successfully started a technical cooperation with Next Studio from Tencent Games. Metal Revolution perfectly fits to play with the Black Shark Gamepad, gamers don’t need any extra set up. Demanding game Spiral Storm, with the heart of the SD855+ and advanced liquid cooling system, runs smoothly on the Black Shark 2 Pro which is close to full frame rate of 60fps.
With Gameloft, the strategic partner of Black Shark, both the companies have just successfully launched the world’s first Asphalt eSport Series presented by Black Shark 2 weeks ago during Gamescom 2019.
Sales Channels and Price
Three models of the Black Shark 2 Pro will be available for Malaysian gamers. The Shadow Black, the Iceberg Grey and special edition Gulf Blue. To ensure the excellent gaming experience for Black Shark gamers, Black Shark 2 Pro packages the comprehensive gaming accessories, including the left-side gamepad and the gamepad stand!
Black Shark Malaysia has chosen Shopee, Malaysia’s no.1 e-commerce platform, as the exclusive e-commerce partner for the launch of Black Shark 2 Pro. The smartphone comes in two variants, Black Shark 2 Pro (8GB + 128GB) and (12GB + 256GB), both offered in two colors: Shadow Black and Iceberg Gray.
The Black Shark 2 Pro is available exclusively at Shopee (Malaysia Site) from September 3rd. In conjunction with the Shopee 9.9 Super Shopping Day, the Shocking Sale on Black Shark 2 Pro will happen from 3rd September the launch time till 12th September, enjoy further savings when you apply the store discount of RM10 with a minimum spend of RM1,000.
All models of Black Shark 2 Pro are also available Maxis and other operators offline stores. Following prices:
- Shadow Black (8 + 128) RM2499 , (12+ 256) RM2999
- Iceberg Grey (8 + 128) RM2499 , (12+ 256) RM2999
- Gulf Blue, (12 + 256), RM2999