Asus ROG Phone 2 vs Xiaomi Black Shark 2: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Asus ROG Phone 2 vs Xiaomi Black Shark 2. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
8
6.9
Performance & Hardware
8.6
8.7
Camera
7.8
8.1
Connectivity
8.9
6.8
Battery
9.1
7.2

Basics

Brand

Aliases
ZS660KL
SKW-A0

Release Date

Release date
July 2019, 10 months ago
March 2019, 1 year ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
77.6 mm
171.0 mm
9.8 mm
75.0 mm
163.6 mm
8.8 mm
Weight
240 g
205 g
Usable surface
84 %
81 %
Materials
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gray
Black

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
6.59"
6.39"
Type
Amoled
Amoled
Aspect Ratio
18:9
18:9
Resolution
1080 x 2160 px
1080 x 2340 px
Density
366 Pixels per inch
403 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Bluelight Filter
  • HDR10
  • Refresh rate 120 Hz
  • Frameless
  • DCI-P3
  • 1 ms response time
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 100% NTSC
  • Color LED Notifications
  • HDR
  • Frameless
  • DCI-P3
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Asus ROG Phone 2
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Black Shark 2
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPU
1x 2.96 GHz Kryo 485
1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 + 3x2.4 GHz Kryo 485 + 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.96 GHz
2.84 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 640
Qualcomm Adreno 640

RAM

RAM
8 GB
12 GB
Type
LPDDR4X RAM
LPDDR4X RAM

Antutu

Score
480.020 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 97% of devices
442.971 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 95% of devices

Storage

Capacity
128 GB
256 GB
Type
UFS Storage 3.0
UFS Storage 2.1
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in screen
Yes, in screen

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications
Cooling system
No
Yes
Gaming buttons
Yes
No

Camera

Double rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2.25
Secondary
2
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Double rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5KGM1
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.75
ISO
100 - 3200
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2
Telephoto lens
2
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.00 µm
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • RAW
  • Dual camera
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Optical zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • RAW
  • 4K Video
  • Dual camera
Slow Motion Video
Yes
60 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
24 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
24.8 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX576 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.0
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.90 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2.78
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B29 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
  • B19 (800)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11ad
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • GAP (Generic Access Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • HDP (Health Device Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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--
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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--

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Infrared
  • Tethering.
  • DLNA
  • VoLTE
  • MHL

Battery

Battery
Capacity
6000 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Fast charge
Yes, 30.0W
Yes, 27.0W
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 9.0 P

Prices

Prices

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