Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro Review, Specification & Price in Nigeria
Xiaomi announced the launch of the Black Shark 3 Pro smartphone in 2020. The manufacturer is offering the Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro phone with 7.1 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.
The phone is preloaded with tons of cool gaming features and it also packs an impressive body design. Users will get a good camera set-up, a powerful processor plus a massive battery on the hood.
The 7.1 inches phone also comes with AMOLED display (1440 x 3120 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro Key Features
- 6.67 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi)
- Always-on Display
- Android 10
- Octa-core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
- 8GB RAM / 12GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Built-in Storage
- 64 MP + 13 MP + 5 MP Triple Rear Camera
- 20 MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Network
- 5G Network
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, Dual-Band
- Fingerprint Scanner (under display, optical)
- Fast Battery Charging 65W
- Fast Battery Charging 30W (model with 8GB RAM)
- Magnetic charging 18W
- 4720 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design & Display
The weight of Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro is about 8.92 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Xiaomi phone are average (7 x 3.28 x 0.4 inches). Going by the design, the Xiaomi Black Shark 3 follows the same pattern of the Black Shark series. The device is built with a premium material that features the combination of metal and glass.
The panel house the camera, an LED flash, and also the S logo. Far from that, it measures 168.7 x 77.3 x 10.4 mm in dimensions and weighs 222 grams. The smartphone is available in amazing colors shades namely Lightning Black, Armor Gray, and Star Silver.
On the display side, the size of Black Shark 3 Pro screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 7.1 inches Super AMOLED display of Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro with 1440 x 3120 px resolution is multitouch capable.
The screen, on the other hand, has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 ratio, and 395 PPI density. There are other tons of features on the display that includes DCI-P3, 90Hz, 270Hz touch-sensing, 500 nits typ.
The camera of the Black Shark 3 Pro is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
The Xiaomi Black Shark 3 is blessed with an impressive triple rear camera set-up. The camera consists of 64 MP wide with an additional 13 MP ultra wide sensor and lastly is 5 MP depth sensor.
It comes with cool features such as LED flash, HDR, panorama and can also shoot 4K video quality. The front camera is 20 MP wide that has HDR support and can shoot 2K video resolution.
Software & Hardware
The gaming phone will handle anything graphics with the help of Adreno 650 GPU and it also runs on the latest Android 10 operating system. The onboard storage available includes 128GB with 8GB RAM, another 128GB with 12GB RAM while the bigger model has 12GB with 256GB. It does not have support for micro SD card.
Because underneath the smartphone is a powerful Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 chipset that is built on 7 nm+ process technology and also has an octa-core processor clocking at a maximum speed of 2.84 GHz.
Memory & Connectivity
The Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth’s surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Black Shark 3 Pro phone doesn’t have built-in FM radio.
Talking about the memory,The internal memory of Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro (8 GB) cannot be expanded.
Powering the Smartphone is a non-removable 4720 mAh that carries support for fast charging technology. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. And the 65W fast charging promise to refill the juicer to 100% in just 38 minutes.
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro Price in Nigeria
The Xiaomi Black Shark 3 is now available for purchase and It will sell at a price of around $500 for the 8GB + 128GB, while the 12GB + 256GB will cost around $675.
In Nigeria, the Xiaomi Black Shark 3 will go on sale at a price of (NGN) 183,000 Naira and (NGN) 247,000 Naira respectively.
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro Specifications
Operating System : Android 10.0
Processor : Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+), Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585)
GPU : Adreno 650
Memory : 6GB RAM / 8GB RAM / 12GB RAM
Colors : Lightning Black, Armor Gray, Star Silver
Dimensions : 7 x 3.28 x 0.4 inches
Display : 6.67 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi), Always-on Display, 500 nits brightness, HDR10+, 90Hz refresh rate.
Front Camera : 20 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/3″, 0.9µm
Rear Camera : 64 MP (wide) + 13 MP (ultra wide) + 5 MP (depth) Triple, 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@1920fps
SoC : Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Network Coverage : 2G / 3G / 4G / 5G
Wi-Fi : Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth : v5.0, A2DP
USB : USB Type-C, USB host
Battery : Non-Removable Li-Po 4720 mAh Battery