• 6.39" (2340x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 6GB/8GB/12GB
    Snapdragon 855 SoC
    64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • 48-MP, f/1.75 Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 4000 mAh Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 phone has a 6.39-inch (2340x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 48MP main camera and a 20MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 4000 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 855 with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductBlack Shark 2 (2019)
Display6.39" 2340x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 27mm 48-MP f/1.75 (Primary)
  • 51mm 12-MP f/2.2
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 18mm 20-MP f/2
  • Snapdragon 855 SoC
  • 6GB/8GB/12GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
Battery4000 mAh, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
DesignIP Rating, 205g (7.2oz), 75.01x163.61x8.77 mm (2.95 x 6.44 x 0.35 inches)
Price at Launch$519
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)6.39"
Display/Body Ratio81.7%
Sharpness (PPI)403 PPI
Brightness (specs)430 NITs
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 27mm
Sensor SizeMedium
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Dual LED Flash
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
  • Quad Bayer
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 2160p/60fps
  • 1080p/960fps
  • 720p/960fps
Short-Zoom Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 51mm
Sensor SizeVery small
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Fast-Charge ProtocolQualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 855
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.84 GHz
RAM Options6GB/8GB/12GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB/256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 9.0
LTE Bands34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • EV-DO A
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VC-1
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • BeiDou

Black Shark 2 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Xiaomi Black Shark 2 waterproof?

No. the Black Shark 2 has not been rated as water-resistant as we do not see an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Black Shark 2 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Black Shark 2 is known to have dual-SIM version(s), but it could vary with the wireless carrier.

Is the Black Shark 2 4K?

No, the Black Shark 2 2340x1080 screen resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has even more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Black Shark 2 capable of Wireless Charging?

No, Black Shark 2 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does Black Shark 2 feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Black Shark 2 does not support Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Black Shark 2 support 4G wireless?

No, the Black Shark 2 does not seem to work on 4G-LTE networks.

Is the Black Shark 2 a 5G device?

No, the Black Shark 2 does not work on 5G NR networks.

Does the Black Shark 2 have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Black Shark 2 has a USB C port. The USB-C connector uses the USB 2.0 protocol.

Does the Black Shark 2 have a removable battery?

No, the Black Shark 2's battery cannot be removed.

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better