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Xiaomi Black Shark 4S


Xiaomi Black Shark 4S
Xiaomi Black Shark 4S (Black Shark Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G 8 x 2.4 - 3.2 GHz, Cortex-A77 / A55 (Kryo 585)
Graphics adapter
8 GB 
, or 12GB
6.67 inch 20:9, 2400 x 1080 pixel 395 PPI, Capacitive, Super AMOLED, glossy: yes, HDR, 144 Hz
128GB / 256GB
USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5mm, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5.2, GSM, CDMA, UMTS, LTE, 5G, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 9.9 x 163.7 x 76.2 ( = 0.39 x 6.44 x 3 in)
4500 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 11
Primary Camera: 488 MPix Triple: 48MP (f/1.8, 1/2.0", 0.8µm) + 8MP (f/2.2, 1/4.0", 1.12µm) + 5MP (f/2.4)
Secondary Camera: 20 MPix f/2.0, 0.8µm
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
210 g ( = 7.41 oz / 0.46 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Reviews for the Xiaomi Black Shark 4S

Xiaomi Black Shark 4S Review, Pros and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Xiaomi Black Shark 4S smartphone is undoubtedly a low-cost gaming smartphone. It has everything a player needs, whether it’s a pop-up trigger or advanced level clocking speed. But there are some points where the phone is lacking. The first would be the camera section and the second would be the battery life. Although, everything looks decent in the end with the heavy gaming customization. By analysis, if you’re looking for a gaming device, the Black Shark 4S is worth recommending. But these valuable features aren’t enough for you, in that case, you can also check out the Black Shark 4S Pro or the Asus ROG 5S Pro in the meantime.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/31/2021
Black Shark 4S Gundam Limited Edition Review: 10 Minutes Charge and Full Day Playtime!
Source: Igeekphone English
As a gaming phone, the Black Shark 4S Gundam Limited Edition does not have crazy piles of materials but is carefully polished in details and software. In our actual game test, in addition, tgame’sgame’s frame rate has been stable at a high level; the various functions make people see the sincerity of this phone. In general, the Black Shark 4S Gundam Limited Edition is an excellent gaming phone full of design. Under the premise that it is co-branded with Gundam to ensure a cool appearance, it can play extreme games without extreme configuration and achieve super battery life and super-fast charging. Such gaming phones are rare in the current market. If you are also a mobile game party, then the Black Shark 4S Gundam Limited Edition will be very suitable for you.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/16/2021

Foreign Reviews

Trên tay Black Shark 4S: Nâng cấp nhỏ không đáng mua, giá 10.9 triệu đồng
Source: Genk VN→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; solid workmanship; powerful hardware; high performance; suitable for gamers; decent cameras.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/01/2021
Trên tay Xiaomi Black Shark 4S ngoại hình nổi bật, cấu hình khủng, giágần 11 triệu đồng
Source: Nghenhin Vietnam VN→EN
Positive: Impressive design; solid workmanship; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; quick charging.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/25/2021
Trên tay Xiaomi Black Shark 4S: Thiết kế hầm hố, mạnh mẽ, sạc siêu nhanh
Source: Viettelstore VN→EN
Positive: Impressive design; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; very quick charging.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/19/2021


Qualcomm Adreno 650: Graphics chip for smartphones and tablets that is integrated within the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. Qualcomm claims that it is 25% faster than the Adreno 640 in the Snapdragon 855 SoC and offers 50% more compute units (ALUs). For Android it should be one of the fastest graphics cards in 2020.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

SD 870: High-end SoC for smartphones that was introduced in mid 2020 and manufactured in 7 nm at TSMC (improved N7P). Integrates one Prime Core based on a ARM Cortex-A77 architecture clocked at up to 3.2 GHz. Three more performance cores are also based on the A77 but clock up to 2.42 GHz. Furthermore, four energy saving cores are integrated that are based on the ARM Cortex-A55 architecture and clock at up to 1.8 GHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.21 kg:

This weight is typical for smartphones.


Xiaomi Tech was founded as a Chinese smartphone producer in 2010 and soon reached high market shares in its home market. Although Xiaomi is not one of the Top 5 smartphone manufacturers worldwide in 2016, it is nevertheless one of the big global players in this market segment.

Since 2015 there are many reviews. The ratings have been above average since 2016.

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