Black Shark passes third
Already available in China, the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro gaming smartphones are coming to the European market. Smartphones designed for playing video games, powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor, and compatible with the 5G network. Smartphones with liquid cooling to keep the processor running smoothly. Remember that our test of the Black Shark 2 is available at this address.
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Obviously, the screen also plays a key role here, and the Black Shark 3 Pro has a 7.1 ″ 2K AMOLED screen with a resolution of 3,120 x 1,440 pixels, while the Black Shark 3 is based on 6.67 ″ AMOLED FHD + screen. Both screens offer a refresh rate of 90 Hz and are TÜV certified for eye comfort. On both sides of the screen, there is also a speaker, for stereo audio rendering.
The Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro share the same triple camera configuration, consisting of a main camera of 64 Mpx, an ultra-wide angle lens of 13 Mpx and a camera of 5 Mpx for the bokeh. The two smartphones are also based on a new JOYUI 11 operating system, based on Android 10.
According to Yuzhou Luo, CEO of Black Shark: ” As a leader in the gaming smartphone industry, we devote all of our efforts to technical innovation and listening to our users. We take into account every opinion that we believe will allow us to keep moving forward. Today, Black Shark has more than one million users worldwide“.
According to the manufacturer, with the 4,720 mAh battery of the Black Shark 3 and the 5,000 mAh battery of the Black Shark 3 Pro, only 12 minutes are required for a 50% charge and 38 minutes for a full charge, thanks to a recharge (very) fast 65W.
Note that the Black Shark 3 Pro will have mechanical design triggers. Retractable triggers that will appear on each edge and can be customized as shortcuts.
Price and availability
The new Black Shark 3 smartphone is available now, in Midnight Black 8 GB RAM + 128 GB version at a price of € 599. The 12 GB RAM + 256 GB version will be available at the end of May at a price of € 729. For its part, the Black Shark 3 Pro (12 GB RAM + 256 GB) will be available in early June, at a price of € 899