The Xiaomi Black Shark Helo ships with an impressive flagship features that is geared for high-end gaming performances.This gaming unit packs a big notch-less 6.01 inch display with crisp FHD resolution. It is bundled with dual 12+20MP rear camera and a 20MP front camera for selfies. The Black Shark Helo is powered by Snapdragon 845 chipset and and with a massive 10GB RAM coupled with 256GB internal storage.Other variants of this unit are available in 8GB & 6GB RAM. This gaming unit runs on Android Oreo straight out of the package. It also packs a big 4000mAh battery capacity to offer long gaming hours and is supported by Quick Charge 3.0 technology. You can also check out for other best rated Xiaomi smartphones that include Mi Mix 3 & Mi 8 Explorer.
Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Specifications Summary
- 6/8/10GB RAM
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
- 4000mAh battery
- 128/256GB internal storage
- 6.01 inches display
- 12MP + 20MP dual rear cameras, 20MP front
- Android v8.0 Oreo
- Dual SIM
Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Price In Kenya
Approx= KSh. 50,000
A Review Of The Specifications Of Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
Introduction & Display
The Xiaomi Black Shark Helo is the upgrade gaming unit of the Black Shark. The Helo variant offers very slight specs improvement mainly in the memory and display. This unit ships new body design that includes better palm grip for gamers and the fingerprint has been moved to the rear.
Black Shark Helo gets a better display panel that is taller at 6.01 inch. It also utilizes better technology, the AMOLED that offers better brightness even at sharp angles with no shadows. The same 18:9 aspect and FullHD resolution remains the same.
Camera & Battery
The huge 4000mAh battery capacity is a key feature for this unit. It should adequately power this device with its high-energy demanding graphic performances. The Quick Charge 3.0+technology also ensures the user can get the battery recharged in a short period. This smartphone comes with dual 12+20-megapixel primary shooter that is not changed from the its predecessor. This is quality camera set-up with a dual-tone dual-LED flash and can shoot 1080p & 2160p (4K) videos. The front camera is 20MP and can also shoot FullHD clips.
Performance & Storage
Under the hood, there lies a flagship Snapdragon 845 chipset with processing speeds of up to 2.8GHz. Coupled with a huge RAM variants of 6GB, 8GB & 10GB, this unit easily guarantees top of the line performances while gaming and multitasking with other apps. The Adreno 630 that comes with the SoC also offers high-end graphics performances to meet high-end gaming performances. For data and apps, the Black Shark Helo ships with huge internal storage of 128GB/256GB. There is no microSD card slot to expand the memory further.
Platform & Connectivity
Several connectivity options available with the Black Shark Helo include Wi-Fi, 4G networks with VoLTE ready, GPS, Bluetooth v5.0 & USB 2.0 port. The 3.5mm jack is not available with this unit, but ships with a 3.5mm jack adapter.
Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Specs
|Supported Networks||2G, 3G, 4G|
|Dimensions||160mm x 75.2mm x 8.7mm|
|Screen Size||6.01 inches|
|Screen Type||AMOLED touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio|
|Hardware & Operating System|
|OS||Android v8.0 Oreo|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|Storage||6/8/10GB RAM, 128/256GB internal storage|
|Rear||12MP + 20MP, dual-tone dual-LED flash|
|Alert & Sound|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Sensors||Fingerprint(rear), Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyroscope, Compass|
|Battery||4000mAh Li-Ion (non-removable)|