Xiaomi Black Shark 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

403 ppi
403 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

75.98 %
81.78 %

Peak brightness

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

Features

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

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

20 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Telephoto, Phase detection autofocus
Telephoto, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

20 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.36 x 2.97 x 0.36 inches (161.62 x 75.4 x 9.25 mm)
6.44 x 2.95 x 0.35 inches (163.61 x 75.01 x 8.77 mm)

Weight

6.70 oz (190 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
7.23 oz (205 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
In-screen fingerprint

Colors

Black, Gray, Blue
Black, Silver

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855

Processor

Octa-core, 2800 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

128 GB
256 GB

OS

Android (8.1 Oreo)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
4000 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20
Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

CDMA

800 MHz
800 MHz

Data

LTE-A, 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, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

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

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Notification light, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

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

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Shopping information

In The Box

Black Shark Gamepad, Power Adapter, USB Type-C Data Cable, Type-C Audio Adapter, Protective Case, Screen Protector, SIM Tray Ejector, Quick Start Guide
Power Adapter, USB Type-C Cable, Type-C Audio Adapter, Contact Pin, Protective Case, Screen Protector, Manual
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