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Blackview Shark 8

Blackview Shark 8
$149
Brand: Blackview
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.78 inch FHD+ IPS screen
  • Camera 64MP triple camera / 13MP front
  • Memory 8GB RAM with 128/256GB ROM
  • Platform Helio G99 CPU / Android 13

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

7.8
  • Design, Built Quality 8 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

Blackview Shark 8 Highlights and Overview

This is the Shark 8 smartphone from Blackview. It comes in a 6.78-inch screen with minimal bezels, has a dotted notch on the head, and is powered by the Helio G99 CPU from MediaTek. The phone is available in two storage options of either 128GB, or 256GB ROM, but both have a single 8GB RAM.

The phone comes with two camera systems on the back; a 64-megapixel main sensor, along with a secondary Ai depth sensor. This combination is capable of capturing video footage up to 1440p@30fps. For, there is a single 13-megapixel sensor on the front, and it can record video at 1080p.

The Blackview Shark 8 is powered by a 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charger. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, available in Galaxy Blue, Scorching Gold, and Moonlight Grey, and runs Google’s Android 13 with DokeOS 4.0 out of the box.

Blackview Shark 8 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
3G Network Bands 1(2100), 8(900)
4G Network Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 19, 20, 28, 40
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As Blackview Shark 8
Announced 2023, November
Status Available. Released 2023, November

BODY

Dimensions 168.5 x 76.6 x 8.35 mm
Weight 198.3 grams
Build Glass front / Plastic Body
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD touchscreen / 16M colors / 120Hz refresh / 500 nits
Size 6.78 inches, (85.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels, 20:9 ratio (395 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 13 with Doke OS 4.0
Chipset MediaTek Helio G99 (6 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G57 MC2

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 8GB + 128GB / 8GB + 256GB
- UFS 2.2
Card Slot Yes, up to 512GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Double Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 64MP, PDAF
Macro: 2MP
Camera Features Autofocus / Continuous shooting / Digital zoom / HDR / Touch focus / Face detection / LED flash
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 13-megapixel
Camera Features Face Unlock / Face Beauty / HDR
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below the display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
FM Radio Yes

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 5000mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Colors Galaxy Blue, Scorching Gold, Moonlight Grey

Blackview Shark 8 User Reviews and Opinions

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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.