A new Xiaomi smartphone labelled as “Blackshark Skywalker” has shown on Geekbench Presently. What’s interesting When it comes this listing is that the smartphone has appeared with the all new Sd 855 mobile platform.
The Geekbench listing of the Black Shark Skywalker reveals that it is powered by “msmnile.” Reports from last year had unveiled that “nile” is the codename of the 855 chipset whereas “msm” refers to Snapdragon. The SoC is supported by 8 GB of RAM.
The smartphone is running 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 peculiarly impressive score of 11,149. These scores similar to other Snapdragon 855 smartphones seen on Geekbench.
In October, Xiaomi had unveiled the Black Shark Helo smartphone as the world’s first cameraphone with 10 GB of RAM. The cameraphone is fueled by the Snapdragon 845 chipset. It seems that the Chinese manufacturer may perhaps be currently gearing up to launch a new Sd 855 SoC powered gaming cameraphone in the upcoming several months. The Black Shark Helo was released ahead of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 last year. Hence, there is a possibility that the Black Shark Skywalker may debut in March ahead of Mi MIX 3 5G what is also expected to go official in the same month.
The Sd 855 tags along X50 4G modem what permits 5G connectivity on devices driven by the chipset. But, some Snapdragon 855 powered smartphones arriving this year that won’t be supporting 5G connectivity are coming to feature X24 4G modem. A recent report had unveiled that the Xiaomi Mi 9 will be powered by Snapdragon 855 and it will feature X24 4G modem. There are no details out there on the other technical specs of the Xiaomi Black Shark Skywalker. Hopefully, forthcoming leaks might demonstrate far more information the phone.