As it became known, the new smartphone of the Black Shark 5 series was certified by the Ministry of Industry and Informatization of the People’s Republic of China, where it received the model number KTUS-A0. The characteristics of the device have also been published.
The Black Shark 5 will feature a Samsung E4 AMOLED 1080p + display. It will also support 120Hz refresh rate and 720Hz touch sampling rate. The exact size of the device’s screen has not been reported.
The new phone will be powered by the Snapdragon 888 Plus SoC and will feature a 4,600mAh battery that will support 120W fast charging.
Also in the lineup will be the Black Shark 5 Pro, which will reportedly get a 6.8-inch AMOLED QHD + display with 144Hz refresh rate. Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 will act as a single-chip system, the phone will be equipped with a 5000 mAh battery, which will support 120W fast charging.
Both devices are expected to run the Android 12 operating system with the JOYUI shell. The characteristics of the cameras have not yet been reported.
Presumably, the Black Shark 5 series will be unveiled in March 2022. Recently it became known that Tencent Group acquires Black Shark brand.