Black Shark 4 Pro reviewed before launch, key specs confirmed

Michail, 22 March 2021

It’s slowly becoming a trend for DxOMark to publish audio reviews of unannounced phones. The latest unreleased device to get the audio review treatment is the Black Shark 4 Pro which is actually due to be announced tomorrow in China.

Black Shark 4 Pro featured in audio review before launch

Starting off the review is a hardware overview of the Black Shark 4 Pro’s key specs. These include a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with punch hole cutout and a 144Hz refresh rate. There’s also the flagship Snapdragon 888 chipset alongside a 4,500 mAh battery with 120W fast charging.

On the audio side, we’re looking at a dual loudspeaker design with a bottom and top-mounted stereo setup. The phone comes with its own sound profiles for gaming, music and movies and also features a headphone jack. You also get support for the DTS, AAC and Cirrus Logic codecs.

Black Shark 4 Pro audio review scorecard
Black Shark 4 Pro audio review scorecard

With that in mind, the Black Shark 4 Pro managed a combined score of 81 points, placing it atop the DxOMark's rankings a mere point above the Xiaomi Mi 10S. The review raves about the playback capabilities of the new Black Shark with class-leading timbre and sound balance. Volume output is said to be consistent at all levels and suitable for all types of content. You can read more about the Black Shark 4 Pro’s performance below.

Black Shark 4 Pro Audio Review


Reader comments

ur saying if i give an ROG 5 Ultimate to a 5 yr old and i use a regular flagship, he will beat me???? sure ok🤣...comes down to ur skill at the game, not the specs of ur device

  • Bad EXP. with BS3pro
  • 23 Mar 2021
  • uQ5

Can you imagine when you buy a BS3pro but you are not able to use the air trigger? The reason is that they don't allow User outside of China to sign up with an account (China phone# required & there is no other option like email sign up) so ...

  • Bullshit 3 user
  • 23 Mar 2021
  • sUS

Previous owners of black shark 1,2,3,3pro, 3s regretting their purchased so badly. No expanda storage, software updates almost non existent, official firmwares very buggy, NEVER RELEASED OPEN SOURCE. Now their releasing the new Bullshit 4. Hope the w...

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