- The world first 5G Gaming Smartphone.
- The new series are equipped with a powerful Snapdragon 865 SoC and an innovative “Sandwich” liquid cooling system.
- The Black Shark 3 Pro uniquely equipped Master Triggers and a 2K resolution screen.
After its launch on the Chinese market, Black Shark proudly announces the arrival of its newest gaming smartphone, the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro on the European market. The ability to pre-order the Black Shark 3 is now available on the Black Shark Official website.
For Black Shark, Game Is Real. Black Shark aims to provide an unmatched and unique gaming experience thanks to its hardware, software and services to create an immersive gaming world with gamers. With the new Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro, Black Shark once again lead industry trends with its extraordinary R&D and innovation capacity.
2020 is a big year for us. Earlier this year, we announced our new brand identity with redesigned visuals and corporate slogan “Game is Real”, to be the starting point towards our revolutionary milestone. Black Shark will continuously grow together with our community, and further develop and evolve together with the gaming industry” said Harrison Luo (Yuzhou Luo), CEO of Black Shark. “As the leader in gaming smartphone industry, we put tremendous effort in technical innovations as well as user learning and comprehension. We value every comment from our users which we believe will eventually result in the continued success in our path. Now, Black Shark have more than 1 million global users, and we are ready to expand through the release of the Black Shark 3 Series.”
Master Control for Pro Gamers
- The Master Triggers – The most gaming-centric design only on Black Shark 3 Pro. These pop-up shoulder buttons on which can be customized as a hot key. This design choice adds more precision and controllability for gamers to take advantage of and takes the level to mobile gaming to higher heights.
- The Master Touch 3.0 – By upgrading the Master Touch to the 3.0 new devices come with 4 pressure sensitive sensors, which allow the press zone to become 48% larger than before.
- The lowest touch latency activation - With the world leading 270Hz Touch Reporting Rate, Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro have the world’s lowest screen touch latency of 24ms, which breaks the world’s record again and ensures that Black Shark keeps its first-place ranking. The sensitive screen and lower latency allow for swifter reactions and precision when gaming.
- The x-axis linear motor in Black Shark 3 Pro massively improves the tactile experience. This provides a new dimension and feedback through vibrations during different scenarios in gameplay.
Monster Performance for Smoothest Gaming
- Qualcomm’s strong partnership - The first series of gaming smartphones to be equipped with the most up-to-date flagship SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, delivering the best performance with a 5th generation AI engine. Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro support both SA and NSA 5G architecture, the first of its kind to enable gaming under 5G networks.
- “Sandwich” liquid cooling system – The cutting-edge 4th generation liquid cooling system has an innovative “sandwich” structure, with its long-shaped cooling pipes on both sides of the main board. Black Shark became the first manufacturer to implement a liquid cooling system into a smartphone. As the leader in liquid cooling technology Black Shark innovated with the creative “sandwich structure” which is built for keeping the core cool and enabling the Snapdragon 865 to run smoothly, providing stability and high performance during serious gameplay.
- Dual battery with 65W hyper charge – Both models are equipped with the world’s first dual battery with series charging and parallel discharging. The series charging of the two batteries enables 65W super-fast charging speed, while the parallel discharging allows a longer and more stable battery life. R&D test records shows that Black Shark 3 with 4,720 mAh battery and Black Shark 3 Pro with 5,000 mAh battery take only 12 minutes for 50% charge and 38 minutes for a full charge.
- USF 3.0 + LPDDR 5 - For a superior gaming experience the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro uses UFS 3.0 RAM and LPDDR 5 ROM to ensure the smoothest and fastest data transfer. Enabling swift game loading and fast transitions between scenes.
- 5G + Wi-Fi 6 with Dual “X” Antenna – The Black Shark 3 Pro supports 5G networks of both NSA and SA. It also supports the latest Wi-Fi 6 standard providing a faster and more stable network connection. Inherited from the Black Shark design, the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro own the upgraded X-shape antenna design with the dual “X” on its back. This is not only to symbolize
Black Shark’s feature design, but also to ensure that there is no signal block whilst in a horizontal handheld position.
Maximum Display and Audio for Immersive Gaming
- A promising immersive gaming world for gamers – 7.1” AMOLED 2K Display with 3,120x1,440 resolution for Black Shark 3 Pro and 6.67” FHD+ AMOLED Screen for Black Shark 3.
- 90Hz Refresh Rate with MEMC Technology. The Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro’s gaming screen has a refresh rate of 90Hz, which makes your view smoother than ever. The MEMC technology powered by the independent image chipset boosts 25Hz videos up to 90Hz, giving you the best view.
- Delta E < 1 Color Accuracy. The color accuracy of Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro is one of the highest with Delta E < 1 and JNCD < 0.55, enhancing the of games and video. The 10-bit Color on Black Shark 3 Pro displays up to 1.07 billion colors, which is 64 times more than the 8-bit color. The smooth gradient of color improves your view to a more vivid level.
- Gaming while keeping your eyes safe - Utilising the Pixelworks fifth generation visual processor and software with its unique motion processing, Always-HDR mode and auto-adaptive display technology with Active DC Dimming, the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro enabling superior visual quality in all viewing conditions. The Black Shark 3 smartphone is also TÜV-certified for Eye Comfort.
- Front Facing Symmetry Stereo Speakers - The Front Facing Symmetry Stereo Speakerslocated on both rims of the Black Shark 3 and 3 Pro provide balanced volume during gameplay. Thanks to the front facing design, the sounds will not be obstructed in handheld position which enables a more immersive audio experience.
- Welcome back Jack - The 3.5mm headphone jack has returned to answer global gamers’ longing request. Apart from the traditional USB Type-C charging, there are 4 magnetic charging contacts on the rear panel, supporting 18W fast charge, gamers are able to charge the phone when gaming while ease.
Professional Mobile Gaming System – JOYUI 11
Based on Android 10, the new operation system JOYUI 11 has massive improvements on both basic systematic and gaming-centric features, including a user-interface upgrade, software performance optimization, and Black Shark’s unique gaming features enhancement. The brand-new Shark Space provides the richest gaming features including Shark Time, Ludicrous Mode, Gamer Studio, etc… for maximum customisation.
Pro Cameras for Pro Lifestyle
Triple camera for the best captures - Black Shark 3 and 3 Pro share the same triple camera setup, consisting of a 64MP main camera, a 13MP ultra-wide snapper, and a 5MP camera for bokeh. The super night mode in RAW Domain provides a clear and vivid shot at night.
Black Shark Gaming Eco-system Partners
- Next Studio from Tencent Games
Black Shark and Next Studio have a deep technical cooperation. The fighting game Metal Revolution supports special RGB lighting effects in different situations in the game. And it also has a optimization for playing with the Black Shark Gamepad 3. The players can easily enjoy the console mode of Black Shark 3 series.
Gameloft is the strategic partner of Black Shark. Black Shark and Gameloft have been working closely to provide the best gaming experience to global gamers. With the recent 60Hz version of Asphalt 9 on the Black Shark 3 Series gamers are able to experience fluent racing.
Availability and Pricing
Black Shark 3
- Black Shark 3 (8+128G) Midnight Black, is available on Black Shark Official website, Gearbest.
- The open sales date of Amazon Black Shark Official Store will be on 18 May 2020.
- Black Shark 3 (12+256GB) will be available at end of May for £649.
Black Shark 3 Pro
- Black Shark 3 Pro (12+236GB) will be available at early of June for £799.
- All gaming accessories will be available on Black Shark Official website from 9AM CET, 08 May 2020, at the following rates:
|ACCESSORIES NAME||PRICE (GBP)|
|Black Shark FunCooler||£27.9|
|Black Shark Gamepad 3 (Set) - L||£52.9|
|Black Shark 3.5mm Earphones||£19.9|
|Black Shark 3 FunFrame||£15.9|
|Black Shark 3 FunCase||£17.9|
About Black Shark
Cutting-edge gaming technology company, Black Shark, creates gaming eco-system based on hardware, software and services, now mainly carried by smartphones. Black Shark aims to provide the unmatched and unique gaming experience and builds the best gaming world with global gamers. Black Shark is located in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong. For more information, please visit the company’s global website: http://global.blackshark.com/