The sub-brand from Xiaomi – Black Shark a gaming phone manufacturer has entered the Nepalese market. Black Shark 3 has officially launched in Nepal, the company partnered with Ola Electronics as the national distributor. Further, Ola Electronics partnered with Nepal’s biggest e-commerce platform Daraz to launch the handset.
International market has already received the Black Shark 3, 3 Pro and 3s. However, Nepali users will have to suffice their need with the vanilla variant. Having said that, let’s move into the detailed specs and price of Black Shark 3 in Nepal.
Black Shark 3 Full Specification
|Front Camera||20 MP|
|Back Camera||64+13+5 MP|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 865 (7nm+)|
|Internal Storage||128/256 GB|
|Price in Nepal||Rs. 98,490 (12/2568GB)|
|Other Market||CNY 4,000 (12/128GB)|
|Dimension||168.7 x 77.3 x 10.4 mm|
|Build Material||Glass Front, Aluminum Frame, Aluminium Back|
|Sim Slot||Dual SIM|
|Operating System||Android 10|
|Colors||Lightning Black, Armor Gray, Star Silver|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels|
|Lens||20 MP, f/2.2, Wide lens|
|Optical Image Stabilization||N0|
|Lens||64 MP, f/1.8, Wide lens (26 mm) 13 MP, f/2.3, Ultra-wide lens (120°) 5 MP, f/2.2, Depth Sensor|
|Flash||Yes, LED Flash|
|Optical Image Stabilization||-|
|Video||[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected]|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)|
|Processor||Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.80 GHz Kryo 585)|
|Internal Storage||128/256 GB|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, stereo speakers|
|Wi-Fi Features||Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, dual-band|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB Type||Type-C 2.0 reversible connector|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
|Charging||65W Fast Charging 30W Fast Charging (128/8 model) 18W Magnetic charging|
Black Shark 3 Overview
Display and Design
The handset has a 6.67” AMOLED display with 1080+ FHD+ resolution. The panel has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a pixel density of 394ppi. The panel comes with a 90Hz refresh rate and boasts 500 nits of peak brightness. Further adding, it boasts a 270Hz touch sampling rate.
The handset has identical design as its predecessor. That means the phone has a symmetric triangular module for the rear camera and magnetic charging pins.
In the camera department, it comes with a triple camera setup. The primary lens is a 64MP sensor with f/1.8 aperture. The secondary lens comes with a 13MP ultra-wide angle sensor. Finally, the tertiary sensor is of 5MP depth sensor. Upfront, the handset comes with a 20Mp selfie camera.
As it is a gaming smartphone, it is never meant to be a camera powerhouse. Looking at its track record you shouldn’t buy this phone for a camera.
Fulfilling the gaming needs, the handset runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. The available memory configurations are 8GB and 12GB of RAM. Notably, the 8GB variant comes with a LPDDR4X RAM. Whereas, the higher 12GB variant comes with powerful LPDDR5 memory. Moving to storage, the handset comes with a single storage option of 256GB UFS 3.0.
Something missing right, cooling? Black Shark has implemented a sandwich-like cooling system with double heat pipes. Those heat pipes reduce heat rapidly while gaming. Further, it comes with a front facing stereo speaker so that you can hear loud and clear.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Inside the handset, brings a 4,720mAh battery. It supports super-fast wired 65W charging. According to the company the device will charge up to 100% in just 38 minutes. Similarly, to deliver an uninterrupted gaming session, the back of the phone comes with a magnetic charge support. The magnetic charger supports 18W fast charging.
During the launch, the company announced various accessories. Among all accessories, you can purchase a Gamepad 3 separately for Rs. 9,490 in Nepal. It is a joystick with a 6-axis gyro sensor. The buttons are customizable. Further the back cover is available for Rs. 700.
Black Shark 3 Price and Availability in Nepal
The Black Shark 3 is exclusive in Daraz for a price of Rs. 98,490. You will receive a handset with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of Storage for the price.
|Black Shark Smartphone||Price in Nepal|
|Xiaomi Black Shark 3||Rs. 98,490|