Comparison between:
- POCO F3
- Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

POCO F3Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro
POCO F3
Prices
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro
Model aliasM2012K11AGBlack Shark 2Pro

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width76.4 mm
7.64 cm
0.251 ft
3.008 in
75.01 mm
7.501 cm
0.246 ft
2.953 in
Height163.7 mm
16.37 cm
0.537 ft
6.445 in
163.61 mm
16.361 cm
0.537 ft
6.441 in
Thickness7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.026 ft
0.307 in
8.77 mm
0.877 cm
0.029 ft
0.345 in
Weight196 g
0.43 lbs
6.91 oz
205 g
0.45 lbs
7.23 oz
Volume97.55 cm³
5.92 in³
107.63 cm³
6.54 in³
ColorsDeep Ocean Blue
Arctic White
Night Black
Black
Silver
Green
Orange
Purple
Blue
Gold
Body materialsGlass
Plastic
Aluminium alloy

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1700 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
LTELTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
5G NR5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 800 MHz (n20)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 900 MHz (n8)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-FDD 2600 MHz (n7)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
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Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesEDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
360° Symmetrical Antenna Layout-

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 11Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)MIUI 12 for POCO-

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 870 (SM8250-AC)Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ (SM8150P-AC)
Process technology7 nm7 nm
CPU1x 3.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 3x 2.42 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55 (Kryo 585)1x 2.96 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 3x 2.42 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55 (Kryo 485)
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8.2-AARMv8.2-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)512 KB + 512 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
1792 KB
1.75 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)4096 KB
4 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores88
CPU frequency3200 MHz2960 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 640
GPU frequency670 MHz675 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB
8 GB
12 GB
RAM typeLPDDR5LPDDR4X
RAM channelsQuad channelQuad channel
RAM frequency2750 MHz2133 MHz
LiquidCool Technology 1.0 PlusLiquid Cool 3.0 vapor chamber system

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB
UFS 3.1UFS 3.0

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyE4 AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size6.67 in
169.42 mm
16.94 cm
6.39 in
162.31 mm
16.23 cm
Width2.74 in
69.52 mm
6.95 cm
2.68 in
68.02 mm
6.8 cm
Height6.08 in
154.5 mm
15.45 cm
5.8 in
147.37 mm
14.74 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12.167:1
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density395 ppi
155 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area86.16 %81.94 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Display manufacturer - Samsung
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Oleophobic coating
120Hz refresh rate
360Hz touch sampling rate
100% DCI-P3
900 cd/m² HBM brightness
1300 cd/m² peak brightness
5000000:1
HDR10+
MEMC technology
360° Ambient Light Sensor
SGS Eye Care Display
SGS Seamless Pro 120Hz
Display manufacturer - Samsung
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
2.5D curved glass screen
Always-On Display
Magic Press stereo control
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 600 cd/m²
108.9% NTSC
Touch registration rate - 240 Hz
Input latency - 43.5 ms
HDR10

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
X-axis linear motor
In-display optical fingerprint sensor
Step detector
Step counter

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI
Sensor format1/2"1/2"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
ISO-100 - 3200
Aperturef/1.79f/1.75
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses66
Flash typeDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Night Mode 2.0
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Angle of view - 119° (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Third rear camera - 5 MP (telemacro)
Macro shooting distance - 2 cm (#4)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#4)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 120 fps
720p @ 1920 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M5 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 51 mm (#2)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
0.9 µm
0.000900 mm
Aperturef/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-20 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view78 °-
Number of lenses-5
Image resolution5963 x 3354 pixels
20 MP
5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Dolby Atmos
Hi-Res Audio
Hi-Res Audio Wireless
Triple microphone array
Headphone adapter

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningA-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
NavIC
GPS (L1+L5)
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
-2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.15.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
Infrared
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity4520 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
4G stand-by time286 h
17160 min
11.9 days
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Charger output power11 V / 3 A5 V / 3 A
9 V / 3 A
12 V / 2.25 A
20 V / 1.35 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.599 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.843 W/kg-
Head SAR (India)1.06 W/kg-
Body SAR (India)0.72 W/kg-
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