Xiaomi-backed 'Blackshark' phone will be a powerful gaming beast – Digital Trends

A phone specialized for gaming is an odd beast. We’ve seen the Razer Phone attempt to capture this market with mixed results — but the concept has its fans, and it’s clear that focusing a phone toward gaming is going to score dividends with certain parts of the population.

It seems that Xiaomi is looking to capture its own part of that pie, with a phone code-named “Blackshark.” Apparently being made by Black Shark Technology, Xiaomi is quietly backing this phone from the wings. But will the shark sink or swim? Here’s everything we know about the Blackshark.

Name

Sources for the phone reveal intermittent usage of “Blackshark” and “Black Shark” when referring to the phone, and it’s most likely named after the company making the phone — the aforementioned Black Shark Tech. However, it’s highly possible that the phone will have a different name when it’s officially revealed.

Design Droidholic

We don’t have much to go on with regard to the looks of the Blackshark, but what we do have shows a very interesting and unique design. In a world of glass and metal smartphones, it seems that the Blackshark will be looking to stand out with a rugged-looking design that resembles a protective case from UAG or Otterbox.

It’s clear this won’t be a stylish trend-setter like the Huawei Mate 10 Pro or the iPhone X, and given the rubberized look and chunky looking sides, it’s likely that it’s not going to be the thinnest and lightest phone around either.

A dual-lens camera can be seen on the back of the device, alongside an LED flash unit. The top section appears to be some sort of ergonomic attachment — possibly some sort of controller accessory designed to aid in gaming. There’s no Xiaomi logo on the back, in keeping with

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