Here we are: Xiaomi has launched the new ones today also here in Italy Black Shark 5 e 5 Pro. These are high-end smartphones, presented in China at the end of March and until now sold only at home. But now things are different, and they are also already available for purchase. Let's see in detail the technical characteristics, availability and prices of the two devices.
Black Shark 5: technical data and price
After debuting in China at the end of March, the Black Shark 5 series also arrives in Italy. It is the king of gaming phones, with very specific features, including the physical keys on the back for a more gaming-centric approach and the RGB lights on the back, integrated around the rectangular and vertical photographic module. This gives the device a slightly tamarro touch, but without exaggerating!
That said, let's start with the Black Shark 5, which comes with a 6,6 ″ AMOLED display with resolution FHD + and refresh rate equal to 144 Hz. Do not miss the peak brightness 1300 nits, support for HDR10 + and the P3 color range at 100%. As for the performance side, the device in question mounts a processor Snapdragon 870 octa core at 7nm, with Adreno 650 GPU. Combined with it, we have the following memory cuts: 8 + 128 GB or 12 + 256 GB.
The built-in battery is 4650mAh, which can charge at 120W in two modes: a super fast 0-100% in 15 minutes or one that conserves the battery more 0-100% in 24 minutes. The cameras consist of a main sensor from 64 MP, a 13 MP wide angle and a 5MP macro. The main specifications of the technical data sheet are completed by dimensions and weight: we have measurements of 163.83 x 76.25 x 10.37 mm for 223 grammi.
The BlackShark 5 in 12 / 256GB memory size is available HERE a 649€. On the Goboo website, Xiaomi official dealer, you can use the discount code GOBOO1993 from 3 €, the 30 € one on the product page and the 5 € one for new users to buy it for 611 €.
Black Shark 5 Pro: technical data and price
Black Shark 5 Pro arrives with a AMOLED display from 6.67”And a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels, as well as a refresh rate of 144Hz. Same features as the basic version from this point of view, but only the performance changes. In fact, the device is equipped with an octa-core processor Snapdragon 8 Gen1 paired with 8GB, 12GB, 16GB RAM, depending on configuration. Obviously there are two configurations for internal storage, namely 256 GB and 516 GB. When it comes to memory, as expected, we have the fastest on the market: one unit NVME SSD customized.
The company is the first in the industry to introduce a disk array solution e bring the SSD of a PC on a smartphone. Official data shows that the smartphone has a maximum increase of 55% in reading performance of storage and a maximum of 69% in write performance.
The dimensions of Black Shark 5 Pro will be 163.86 x 76.53 x 9.8 mm for a weight of 226 grams. As for the battery, it is the same as Black Shark 5. Instead, the photographic sector changes, which can count on a triple camera from 108 + 13 (ultra wide angle) + 5 (macro) megapixels.
BlackShark 5 Pro 8 / 128GB is available HERE at the price of €799. Here too you can use the same discounts as the Black Shark 5: discount code GOBOO1993 for € 3, the € 30 one on the product page and the € 5 one for new users to purchase it for € 761. The 12 / 256Gb version is available HERE at € 861 in the same way.
Discounts and features of both smartphones are summarized in THIS PAGE launch of the two devices.