Xiaomi just unveiled the Black Shark 2 with many features and optimization for the mobile gaming, at first sight is a great specs/price ratio that combines a high quality 48 MP camera and a cooling system for the processor, we will compare it with the Razer phone 2, one of the best gaming mobile right now. See the video to know the scoring in the some specs.
Xiaomi Black Shark 2
The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 is a gaming phone that gets the latest Snapdragon 855, that means the best processor chipset in the market for android phones. There is a big Liquid Cool 3.0 vapor chamber cooling system that obtain a 14°C lower chip temperature to avoid the heat, this is part of many features in the gaming mode . The new display is a 6.39 inches AMOLED screen from Samsung.
There is a dual camera on the rear, the main camera is a 48MP Quad Bayer sensor with 0.8µm, thanks to pixel binning it can simulate to 1.6 pixel size and an f/1.75 aperture.The second camera has a 2x telephoto lens and a 12 MP sensor (1.0µm pixels). The selfie or front camera is a 20MP shooter (f/2.0, 0.9µm).
Black Shark also unveiled the GamePad 3.0 accesorie, which can turn the smartphone into a console similar to the Nintendo Switch.
Black Shark 2 Price
The Black Shark 2 price depend on the combination of Ram and storage and these are official prices in China, so it could increase for the global market, prices tag are the next:
RAM + Storage: Price
(6+128 GB) : $477
(8+128 GB) : $521
(8+256 GB) : $565
(12+256 GB) :$625
Razer Phone 2
The new Razer Phone 2 has a nice old 16:9 display, 120 Hz IGZO LCD panel, with no notch. What is modernized is the metal back panel, which has been replaced with a one made of glass. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 845 SOC with 8 GB RAM and 64 gigs of storage. Android 8.1 Oreo is available right out of the box. There is a dual camcombo on the back – one wide angle and one telephoto, both with Phase detection AutoFocus. A 4000 mAh battery is keeping the lights running.
Razer Phone 2 price
The razer phone 2 is about $500 at March-April 2019, that is 300$ off when released in october 2018, the price tag was $800.