Black Shark 4

Black Shark 4

Build Quality : 85
Display : 100
Camera : 90
Performance : 100
Memory : 100
Network : 100
Connectivity : 100
Battery : 100
Sensor : 100
Audio : 100

Announced

Date

March 2021

Official announce date only and not date for market product release.

Model Detail

GTIN / MPN

PRS-H0 / PRS-A0 / KSR-A0

Product identifier detail, seems like unique serial number, build number or model id.

Platform

OS

Android 11

Type Operating System (OS), included with the OS version number.

Firmware

JoyUI 12.5

Specific firmware name identity that used on the davices.

Mobile Network

Bands

2G / 3G / 4G / 5G / CDMA / EVDO

Available mobile network support options.

SIM

Dual SIM, Nano SIM

Type and support on Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) feature.

Connectivity

WLAN

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Dual Band

Available enabled features on Wireless internet network connection hardware.

Bluetooth

5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive

Verison and feature on Bluetooth hardware.

USB

USB Type-C

Type of Connectivity port hardware.

Body & Design

Dimension

163.8 x 76.4 x 9.9 mm

Metric using (Height x Width x Length) on milimeter.

Weight

210 g

Metric using (Gram) calculation unit.

Material

Aluminum

Type of main body materials component and the extra feature if available.

Color Options

Black, Gray, Blue, Silver

Official available body color options.

Performance

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 870

Chipset (CPU) hardware name and series.

GPU

Adreno 650

Graphic (GPU) hardware name and series.

Memory

RAM

6GB / 8GB / 12GB

Random Access Memory (RAM) Amount size capacity.

Internal

128GB / 256GB

Fully amount size Internal memory storage capacity.

External

-

Type of third party memory expansion feature, if available.

Display & Screen

Size

6.67"

Screen size on (Inch) calculation unit.

Panel

Super AMOLED

Type of display panel hardware for visual.

Resolution

1080 x 2400 pixels

Screen resolution on (Pixel) calculation unit.

Other

20:9 ratio, (~395 ppi density), 144Hz, HDR10+

Extra display and screen features if available.

Battery

Type

Li-Po

Type of Battery model.

Capacity

4500 mAh

Battery capacity number using Milliampere-hour (mAh) calculation unit.

Charger Model

USB Type-C

Charging method and type of charger port model.

Other

Fast charging 120W

Extra features on power sector, if available.

Camera

Rear

Triple Setup

Total main / rear camera number.

+

(Main) 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF

Main camera unit.

+

(Ultrawide) 8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 1/4.0", 1.12µm

Secondary camera unit, if available.

+

(Macro) 5 MP, f/2.4, AF

Third camera unit, if available.

+

-

Fourth camera unit, if available.

Front

Single Setup

Total front / selfie camera number, if available.

+

20 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm

Main front camera unit, if available.

+

-

Secondary front camera unit, if available.

Features

Video Recording [email protected] / [email protected] / [email protected], gyro-EIS

Available video recording support and features.

Audio & Sound

Type

Loudspeaker

Primary sound system type.

Extras

3.5mm jack, Stereo Speaker

Extra sound system features.

Sensor

Biometric

Fingerprint (at the side)

Biometric security hardware model, if available.

GPS

Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS

Global Positioning System (GPS) hardware support and features.

NFC

Yes

Near Field Communication (NFC) function support.

Other

Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Barometer

Available sensor hardware type and function.

Price

USD

~ $636

Price on (USD) Dollar currency.

EUR

~ €630

Price on (EUR) Euro currency.

Benchmark Score

Build Quality : 85
Display : 100
Camera : 90
Performance : 100
Memory : 100
Network : 100
Connectivity : 100
Battery : 100
Sensor : 100
Audio : 100

[*] Indicated there was multiple series number (GTIN / MPN) for an product.

Price are aggregate only and may not reflect the real price on the market and the product price may can be different on each country.

We can't guarantee the specifications data are 100% accurate, there may be misspresentating or wrong information because lack of source data or human error.

Introductions

Black Shark 4 is the beautiful device that already officially announces at March 2021, this device adopting modern design with added multiple great features that can be use all their user directly.

The Black Shark 4 also known as by the device model series PRS-H0 / PRS-A0 / KSR-A0 this model series must be unique, so the user can easily find any other support from the internet, because when only using the main device name it may difficult for several user. Then next for Black Shark 4 weight is 210 gram and the body dimension of Black Shark 4 is 163.8 x 76.4 x 9.9 mm which is this the ideal physical body number dimension for modern devices today and the for the last introduction before we can do to the deeper things is the device also available on the Black, Gray, Blue, Silver color user options.

But, the color options availability itself may be different on the specific market country, some the device color option will only available for limited number such as because the specific event time, after the event ended the color option may be not available for the buyer.

Build Quality

The Black Shark 4 using Aluminum combination body material, which is good material for modern use, it looks very solid, elegant, comfortable on hand and also it will more protect the device such as from any damage risk, this body material will be more powerful than only just plastic material without any glass for the protect body material.

Screen & User Navigation

Display screen configuration is very important factor for the user experience, in this Black Shark 4 the setup of display screen are ideal which is bring 1080 x 2400 pixels on the screen resolution combined with 6.67" screen size. Then the display screen also have several configuration that are 20:9 ratio, (~395 ppi density), 144Hz, HDR10+.

Other the important thing on the display screen is the display panel hardware, good display panel hardware will drive more best experience to the user. Black Shark 4 using Super AMOLED display hardware panel, which is the one of very good screen panel that exist today, typically Super AMOLED display panel can bring more experience to the user, it will be more bright on the screen, clear to view although in the very sunny days at the outdoor, produce more real color and the screen will produce more detail image.

The physical button on Black Shark 4 is made very clear by it's own function, also for design and positioning of the physical button is ideal and can be easily used by user for navigating the device, such as for powering up device or adjusting the volume master.

CPU & GPU Performance

Processor is very vital hardware for processing any task on the device software, this is also included for the Graphic hardware that have main function for rendering graphic image on the device, the both of hardware is related each other every times, on the Black Shark 4 we can see this device use Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 for CPU model and Adreno 650 for GPU model, are them good enough?

Yes, they are a good combination, this CPU and GPU setup can be use for handling multiple purpose on this device, such as for run some games, opening some apps, also have good performance when processing and rendering 3D image on the specific level that they can do at the maximal limit.

Memory

Besides CPU and GPU hardware, memory hardware is also very important sector for getting best experience for user when use that device for any multiple purpose, the memory sector itself are combination from the RAM capacity, internal memory storage and support for external expansion memory, then does Black Shark 4 is good enough on term of memory performance?

When we see the memory combination specification we can see the Black Shark 4 have 6GB / 8GB / 12GB amount of RAM, then also have 128GB / 256GB internal memory storage capacity and sadly, Black Shark 4 does not support for external memory expansion, but it fine by the way because the capacity amount from the internal memory storage is good enough for the user, although without the external memory expansion feature support.

Thus, is Black Shark 4 have a good memory performance? from the spec said Black Shark 4 it's good for use to any purpose in the modern use, but it's also depending from the user perspective need.

Camera

Just like other modern smart devices that exist today, Black Shark 4 also have camera feature for bringing best experience to their user, on the main / rear camera feature we can found Triple Setup camera configuration feature that exist on there.

The main / rear camera specification on Black Shark 4 are (Main) 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF for the main camera configuration setup. There was also available for secondary camera feature with spec (Ultrawide) 8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 1/4.0", 1.12µm. The Black Shark 4 still have third camera feature with spec detail (Macro) 5 MP, f/2.4, AF.

Black Shark 4 have Single Setup for front / selfie camera feature. The main selfie camera spec on Black Shark 4 are 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm.

Mobile Network

Black Shark 4 fully support for using the mobile network broadband, Black Shark 4 already supporting by Dual SIM, Nano SIM Card feature. The mobile network technology that using on Black Shark 4 are 2G / 3G / 4G / 5G / CDMA / EVDO, user can freely choose the mode of mobile network on this device, because they can switch easily every times when the user needed.

Connectivity features

Actually, the best device for the modern use it should have multiple connectivity features on it, on the basic perspective the Black Shark 4 are already have complete connectivity features.

The wireless connectivity on Black Shark 4 that are already supporting by the Wi-Fi technology with the complete spec Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Dual Band and also supported by Bluetooth version 5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive. The other great things that available on Black Shark 4 is fully support for NFC technology.

Black Shark 4 also supported by using wired connectivity that use USB Type-C Port technology. So, this feature can be very useful to their user for connecting Black Shark 4 to the other device such as Desktop Computer or other.

OS & Security

Because Black Shark 4 designed for the modern user, that mean Black Shark 4 should be operated by the smart Operating System, and the good thing is the Black Shark 4 already use smart OS that known as Android 11. The vendor of this device also make some customization from the basic Android 11 firmware then known as JoyUI 12.5 ROM, the goal of this thing will increasing more best experience for the user, because the more feature will be added on the JoyUI 12.5 ROM, that may can't be found on the basic OS.

Now, how about the security technology on Black Shark 4? The Black Shark 4 have a powerful security protection because this device using default security system from the software OS then combined with the Fingerprint (at the side) security hardware technology, then it will give more secure from the stranger access.

Speaker & Sound

Speaker hardware on Black Shark 4 is very same as most other devices, there was a speaker hardware with using good loudspeaker quaility for calling and play some music and the other feature on this sector that are Black Shark 4 fully supported by 3.5mm jack, Stereo Speaker technology, which is very good by the way.

Battery

Black Shark 4 comes with 4500 mAh battery capacity and have Li-Po battery model, this battery specification basically can be use for all long day use in normal term. But, take it easy if the device on the low battery state, because Black Shark 4 already support Fast charging 120W technology, in the mean the charging time will go shortly depending on how big the (Watt) number on the fast charging feature, normally battery can be fully under 2 hours, 1 hours or 40 minutes.

This device also comes USB Type-C that it's very good because the USB Type-C is the universal charger Port that can be easy suitable for most charger cable on the most modern phone that exist today.

Common frequently asked questions

When the release date for the Black Shark 4 ?

This device officialy unveiled at March 2021, so typically for the availability product at the market it should be around from the time announced.

What is model type / serial number on Black Shark 4 ?

The known model type / serial number on Black Shark 4 are PRS-H0 / PRS-A0 / KSR-A0.

Does Black Shark 4 support 5G?

Yes, Black Shark 4 is fully support 5G mobile broadband network.

How much Cameras that available on Black Shark 4 ?

On the rear camera sector Black Shark 4 have Triple Setup camera, and for front / selfie camera Black Shark 4 also have Single Setup camera .

What is CPU model on Black Shark 4 ?

Black Shark 4 using Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 for hardware processor series.

What is GPU model on Black Shark 4 ?

Black Shark 4 using Adreno 650 GPU model.

How much RAM on Black Shark 4 ?

The RAM capacity number on Black Shark 4 are 6GB / 8GB / 12GB.

How big internal Memory size on Black Shark 4 ?

The internal Memory size on Black Shark 4 are 128GB / 256GB.

Does Black Shark 4 support external Memory expansion ?

No, Black Shark 4 does not have external Memory expansion feature.

What the type of screen panel in Black Shark 4 ?

Black Shark 4 use Super AMOLED screen panel type.

Black Shark 4 screen size ?

The screen size is 6.67" (inch).

How big screen resolution in Black Shark 4 ?

The Black Shark 4 screen resolution is 1080 x 2400 pixels.

How big battery capacity on Black Shark 4 ?

The Black Shark 4 comes with 4500 mAh battery capacity.

Does Black Shark 4 support Fast Charging ?

Yes, Black Shark 4 does support Fast charging 120W.

Does Black Shark 4 support NFC ?

Yes, Black Shark 4 does fully support NFC feature.

Does Black Shark 4 have biometric security hardware ?

Yes, Black Shark 4 using Fingerprint (at the side) for giving the extra security on this device.

What is Port model type on Black Shark 4 ?

The Black Shark 4 using USB Type-C Port model type.

Black Shark 4

Black Shark 4

Build Quality : 85
Display : 100
Camera : 90
Performance : 100
Memory : 100
Network : 100
Connectivity : 100
Battery : 100
Sensor : 100
Audio : 100