Asus ROG Phone vs Xiaomi Black Shark 2

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Display

Display size

6.0 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2160 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

402 ppi
403 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

76.80 %
81.78 %

Peak brightness

550 cd/m2 (nit)
430 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

90 Hz Refresh rate, HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
48 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
Telephoto, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Focal Length: 12 mm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.25 x 3.00 x 0.34 inches (158.8 x 76.2 x 8.6 mm)
6.44 x 2.95 x 0.35 inches (163.61 x 75.01 x 8.77 mm)

Weight

7.05 oz (200 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
7.23 oz (205 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

Splash
 

IP certified

Yes
 

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
In-screen fingerprint

Colors

Black
Black, Silver

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855

Processor

Octa-core, 2960 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 630
Adreno 640

RAM

8 GB
12 GB

Internal storage

512 GB
256 GB

OS

Android (8.1 Oreo)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
4000 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4, USB Power Delivery
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 28, 29, 32
Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46
Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1800, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800 MHz

Data

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ad, tri-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 3.1
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Other

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Hearing aid compatibility

M4, T3
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share, SlimPort
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
USB Type-C (reversible)

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 22, 2018
 

FCC ID value: MSQZ01QD link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.78 W/kg
 

Body

0.79 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.15 W/kg
 

Phablet

2.59 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Fan dongle, Type-C to C cable, Ejector pin (SIM tray needle), USB power adapter (30W), Documentation (user guide, warranty card)
Power Adapter, USB Type-C Cable, Type-C Audio Adapter, Contact Pin, Protective Case, Screen Protector, Manual

MSRP price

$ 1099
 
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