Meet the Black Shark Helo, the world’s first 10GB RAM Smartphone by a Chinese company , Xiaomi.


The Black Shark Helo comes with quite a number of interesting features and improvements, particularly in the aspect of design. On the inside, the device is likewise mind-blowing as it sports a colossal 10GB of RAM making the Xiaomi-backed gaming flagship the first ever smartphone to rock RAM capacity as high as 10GB. There are, however, two other RAM variants of 6GB and 8GB respectively. Storage-wise, Xiaomi is offering the Black Shark Helo in 128GB and 256GB storage options.

The device upgrades are in aesthetic (glowing S Logo at the rear and side strips RGB LED -illuminated), internal configurations and other hardware features give it a more game-like smart phone appearance. The device also has Vapor Chamber cooling can bring about a temperature reduction of 8 degrees Celsius and ultimately lead to improved performance during gaming.

The device comes with Gamer Studio which allows users create and customize gaming profiles for every games except the 3.5mm headphone jack; Gamers might need a USB- C accessories to connect with your gaming headphones.. There is also a key on the side of the device that allows users activate “Gaming mode” on the Black Shark Helo.

Xiaomi Black Shark Helo Key Specifications

  • Display — 6.01-inch AMOLED FHD+ (1080 x 2160 pixels) 401 ppi
  • Processor — 2.8GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 845 SoC
  • Rear camera — Dual 12MP + 20MP cameras with dual tone LED flash
  • Front camera — 20-megapixels
  • RAM — 6GB, 8GB or 10GB
  • OS — Android Oreo 8.0
  • Storage — 128GB or 256GB
  • Rear Camera — 12-megapixel + 20-megapixel
  • Battery — 4000mAh with Quick Charge 3.0

The device is available in only one color (Black) option and will begin shipping out to users by October 30th. Both 6 and 8 GB RAM model of the device will ship out-of-the-box with one analog stick accessory. The 10GB RAM Black Shark 2, on the other hand, will come with two controllers that you can attach to both sides of the phone and use simultaneously.