Black Shark 2 Pro Officially Launched – Cheapest device with Snapdragon 855 Plus is now in Malaysia
The Black Shark 2 Pro has officially been launched here in Malaysia this afternoon over in KL after being announced in China back in July. The Black Shark 2 Pro comes with a newly designed back, UFS 3.0 storage as well as Qualcomm’s new and most powerful Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile chipset. Apart from these, the Black Shark 2 Pro sports the same specifications as the previous Black Shark 2.
These features include a notchless 6.39 inch AMOLED display made by Samsung with a 240Hz touch report rate, up to 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage, and is available in three different colours, Shadow Black, Iceberg Grey,and Gulf Blue. As for the Black Shark 2 Pro’s camera, it features a dual camera system; a 48MP main lens and a 12MP secondary lens. Powering the device is a big 4,000 mAh battery and the device supports 27W fast charging. Below is a more detailed spec sheet for your perusal.
Black Shark 2 Pro Specs
- Snapdragon 855+, octa-core up to 2.96 GHz, 7nm FinFET
- 8GB or 12GB RAM
- 128GB or 256GB internal storage
- 6.39″ AMOLED display, MEMC technology, 240 Hz touch polling
- 48MP f/1.75 + 12MP f/2.2 2x telephoto camera
- 20MP f/2.0 selfie camera
- 4000 mAh battery, 27W fast charging
Price and Availability
The Black Shark 2 Pro is available now on the official Black Shark Shopee page and will come in two storage variants:
- 8GB + 128GB: RM 2,499
- 12GB + 256GB: RM 2,999
At the moment only two colour variants of the Black Shark 2 Pro (Shadow Black and Iceberg Grey) are available for purchase with the Gulf Blue variant only coming in at the end of September. Not only that, the first 200 customers who purchase the Black Shark 2 Pro will receive a limited edition Black Shark 10,000 mAh power bank worth RM 99 as well as a RM 150 cash voucher. The Black Shark 2 Pro is also available for purchase at all Maxis and other operators offline stores.