Black Shark has announced that the Black Shark 3 series has now started getting the JOYUI12.5 upgrade. All models will be upgraded to the new version before the end of the month.
According to the official introduction, this update mainly includes 8 aspects:
- 5G SA function
- Shark Sauce
- Smart Cube
- Barrage notification 2.0
- Tablet mode
- Brand new control mode and auxiliary line function
- New visual upgrades for game space and game assistants
- MIUI12.5 support
The Black Shark 3 sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED gaming screen optimized for Tencent games. It supports 2400×1080 resolution, 90Hz high refresh rate and 270Hz touch sampling rate.
Under the hood, it carries the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, supports SA / NSA dual-mode 5G, comes with 12GB LPDDR5 memory and UFS 3.0 flash storage, and runs on JOYUI 11 based on Android 10 system.
The phone comes with a 4720mAh battery, which supports 65W charging and 18W back magnetic charging. Black Shark says that it can charge 780mAh in 15 minutes, and the battery will have 100% power in 38 minutes.
In order to quickly remove the heat from the motherboard, Black Shark tailored two liquid-cooled units with a length of nearly 100mm for narrow strip circuit boards. The company claims that through the device layout and three-dimensional liquid cooling system, the heat dissipation area of the entire machine’s key heat source is increased by 100% and the heat dissipation capacity is increased by 50%.
The Black Shark 3 is divided into three configurations, 8GB + 128GB version is priced at 3499 yuan; 12GB + 128GB is priced at 3799 yuan; 12GB + 256GB is priced at 3999 yuan.