A fresh Xiaomi smartphone labelled as “Blackshark Skywalker” has shown on Geekbench Presently. What’s interesting When it comes this listing is that the handset has shown with the all new Snapdragon 855 mobile platform.
The Geekbench listing of the Black Shark Skywalker shows that it is powered by “msmnile.” Information from last year had uncovered that “nile” is the codename of the 855 chipset while “msm” refers to Snapdragon. The SoC is supported by 8 GB of RAM.
The cameraphone is operating on Android 9 Pie OS. In the single-core test, the Black Shark Skywalker has scored 3,494 points and in multi-core test, it has recorded a extremly impressive score of 11,149. Those scores exact to other Snapdragon 855 smartphones seen on Geekbench.
In October, Xiaomi had introduced the Black Shark Helo cameraphone as the world’s first smartphone with 10 GB of RAM. The cameraphone is fueled by the Snapdragon 845 chipset. It appears to be that the Chinese manufacturer may perhaps be currently gearing up to launch a new Snapdragon 855 SoC powered gaming cameraphone in the next couple of months. The Black Shark Helo was released ahead of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 last year. Hence, there is a chance that the Black Shark Skywalker may first public appearance in March ahead of Mi MIX 3 5G what is moreover expected to go formal in the exact month.
The Snapdragon 855 tags along X50 4G modem what allows 5G connectivity on devices driven by the chipset. But, few Sd 855 powered phones arriving this year that won’t be supporting 5G connectivity are coming to function X24 LTE modem. A recent report had revealed that the Xiaomi Mi 9 will be powered by Snapdragon 855 and it will function X24 4G modem. There are no details available on the other specifications of the Xiaomi Black Shark Skywalker. Hopefully, forthcoming leaks could reveal far more reports the phone.