Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro
- Samsung Galaxy Note10 5G Exynos
- Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max

Brand and model

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 ProSamsung Galaxy Note10 5G ExynosApple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro
Prices
Samsung Galaxy Note10 5G ExynosApple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Prices
Model aliasBlack Shark 2ProGalaxy Note 10 5G Exynos
SM-N971N
N971N
A2161
A2218
A2220

Design

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

Width75.01 mm
7.501 cm
0.246 ft
2.953 in
71.8 mm
7.18 cm
0.236 ft
2.827 in
77.8 mm
7.78 cm
0.255 ft
3.063 in
Height163.61 mm
16.361 cm
0.537 ft
6.441 in
151 mm
15.1 cm
0.495 ft
5.945 in
158 mm
15.8 cm
0.518 ft
6.22 in
Thickness8.77 mm
0.877 cm
0.029 ft
0.345 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
Weight205 g
0.45 lbs
7.23 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
226 g
0.5 lbs
7.97 oz
Volume107.63 cm³
6.54 in³
85.65 cm³
5.2 in³
99.57 cm³
6.05 in³
ColorsBlack
Silver
Green
Orange
Purple
Blue
Gold
Aura Glow
Aura White
Aura Black
Aura Pink
Aura Red
Gold
Space Gray
Silver
Midnight Green
Body materialsAluminium alloyGlass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Stainless steel
Certification-IP68IP68

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-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards211
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)--
--Embedded SIM (eSIM) support

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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMACDMA 800 MHz-CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)
CDMA 1900 MHz (BC1)
CDMA2000--1xEV-DO Rev. A
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1700 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
--
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1700 MHz (B4)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-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
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
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
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B14)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B29)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
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-FDD 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE-FDD 600 MHz (B71)
LTE-TDD 3500 MHz (B42)
LTE-TDD 5200 MHz (B46)
LTE-TDD 3500 MHz (B48)
5G NR-5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G mmWave 39 GHz (n260)
5G mmWave 28 GHz (n261)
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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 technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 20
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
5G NSA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
LTE-A
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
-Enhanced 4x4 MIMO
Up to 7CA
LAA
Gigabit-class LTE with 2x2 MIMO and LAA

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 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 PieiOS 13
User interface (UI)-One 1.1-

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 855 PlusSamsung Exynos 9 9825Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85
Process technology7 nm7 nm7 nm
CPU1x 2.96 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 4852x 2.73 GHz Exynos M4, 2x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A75, 4x 1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A55-
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8.2-AARMv8-A
CPU cores886
CPU frequency2960 MHz-2650 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 640ARM Mali-G76 MP12-
GPU cores-124
GPU frequency675 MHz--
RAM capacity12 GB12 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2133 MHz2093 MHz-
Liquid Cool 3.0 vapor chamber system-8-core neural engine (NPU)

Storage

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

Storage128 GB
256 GB
256 GB64 GB
256 GB
512 GB
UFS 3.0UFS 3.0-

Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDDynamic AMOLEDOLED
Diagonal size6.39 in
162.31 mm
16.23 cm
6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
Width2.68 in
68.02 mm
6.8 cm
2.7 in
68.5 mm
6.85 cm
2.73 in
69.25 mm
6.93 cm
Height5.8 in
147.37 mm
14.74 cm
5.69 in
144.62 mm
14.46 cm
5.9 in
149.87 mm
14.99 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.111:12.164:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2280 pixels1242 x 2688 pixels
Pixel density403 ppi
158 ppcm
400 ppi
157 ppcm
456 ppi
179 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area81.94 %91.67 %84.71 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
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
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
HDR10+
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Super Retina XDR
True tone display
Wide color display (P3)
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Wide color gamut
800 cd/m² max brightness
1200 cd/m² peak brightness
2000000:1 contrast ratio
Haptic Touch

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
In-display optical fingerprint sensor
Step detector
Step counter
In-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensor-

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 modelSony IMX586 Exmor RSSamsung SAK2L4Sony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSIISOCELLCMOS
Sensor format1/2"1/2.55"1/2.55"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
-
ISO100 - 320050 - 800-
Aperturef/1.75f/1.5 - 2.4f/1.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Field of view-77 °-
Number of lenses6-6
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
RAW
Night Mode
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)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Dual OIS
High CRI LED flash
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps
HDR10+ video recording
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M3 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.1 (#2)
Phase detection (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Dual OIS (#2)
Third rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - Samsung S5K3P9SP (#3)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#3)
Sensor size - 1/3.1" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)
Dual OIS (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 13 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 123° (#3)
Pixel size - 1.4 µm
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 26mm
1080p @ 240 fps
100% Focus Pixels
1080p @ 240 fps
Cinematic video stabilization
Continuous autofocus video
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (ultra-wide)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 13mm (#2)
5-element lens (#2)
Third rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52mm (#3)
5-element lens (#3)
2x optical zoom (#3)
10X digital zoom (#3)
OIS (#3)
Focus Pixels (#3)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Quad-LED dual-tone flash

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.

Sensor model-Samsung S5K3J1-
Sensor type-CMOSCMOS BSI
Pixel size0.9 µm
0.000900 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
-
Aperturef/2f/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent20 mm *(35 mm / full frame)25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Field of view-80 °-
Number of lenses5--
Image resolution5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 MP
3648 x 2736 pixels
9.98 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps60 fps
Features-Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)Face unlock
-Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Auto HDR
HDR
1080p @ 120 fps
Cinematic video stabilization

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Headphone adapter384 kHz / 32-bit
AKG audio
Dolby Atmos
Headphone adapter
Stereo sound recording
Active noise cancellation with a dedicated microphone
Dolby Atmos
Spatial audio playback

Radio

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

RadioNoNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Galileo
QZSS

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
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
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11ax
2x2 MiMOVHT80 MU-MiMO
1024-QAM
2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
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-
Version2.03.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary

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 jackNoNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
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
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
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
LDAC
FLAC
MP3
AAC‑LC
HE‑AAC
HE‑AAC v2
Protected AAC
Linear PCM
Apple Lossless
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos
Audible
Audible Enhanced Audio
AAX
AAX+

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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
H.264
HEVC
MPEG‑4 Part 2
Motion JPEG

Battery

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

Capacity4000 mAh3500 mAh3500 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
Charger output power5 V / 3 A
9 V / 3 A
12 V / 2.25 A
20 V / 1.35 A
5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2.77 A
11 V / 2.25 A
9 V / 2 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 4+--
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
-Qi/PMA wireless charging - 20 WQi wireless charging
Wireless reverse charging
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Video playback - up to 20hrs
Video playback (streamed) - up to 12hrs
Audio playback - up to 80hrs

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)--0.95 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)--0.99 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.385 W/kg1.16 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.14 W/kg1.17 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-S Pen stylus with Bluetooth LE (4096 pressure levels)
DisplayPort via USB Type-C
Samsung DeX
Wireless reverse charging - 9 W
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