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Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A) vs Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei P30 Lite vs Xiaomi Black Shark 2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Black Shark 2 X08Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
6.15"
IPS

1080x2312

24
MP

32mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei P30 Lite X13Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
6.39"
AMOLED

1080x2340

48
MP

20mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


08 Advantages Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
P30 Lite (LX3A)vsBlack Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 29%29%
+Lighter
159 grams (5.57 ounces)vs205 grams (7.18 ounces)
 19%19%
+Thinner
7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs8.77 millimeters (0.35 inches)
 3%3%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
415 PPIvs403 PPI
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 61%61%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 20MP
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector

13 Advantages Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)vsP30 Lite (LX3A)
 27%27%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, glass frontvsPlastic body, glass front
Advantage
+This device has a AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
AMOLEDvsLTPS IPS LCD
 1%1%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs1080x2312 pixels
 4%4%
+Larger screen
6.39"vs6.15"
 78%78%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 48MP + 12MPvs(triple camera) 24MP + 8MP + 2MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
 20%20%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3340 mAh
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP

27 Common items in both devices
128GB (108GB user available) / 128GB (110GB user available)
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
f/1.8 (aperture)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
ModelP30 Lite (LX3A)Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Also known asHuawei P30 Lite MAR-LX3A, Marie-LX3A (Dual-sim, 24MP)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB + 8GB RAM), SKW-H0, SKW-A0
Country or region availableLatin AmericaBrazilCanadaVarious (International)
BrandHuaweiXiaomi
Release dateApril, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)8.77 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.7 x 152.9 millimeters (2.86 x 6.02 in)75.01 x 163.61 millimeters (2.95 x 6.44 in)
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)205 grams (7.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 710 (12nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G51 MP4 1GhzQualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory4GB LPDDR48GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (108GB user available)128GB (110GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Not supported
DisplayHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDAMOLED
Screen size6.15" inches6.39" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2312 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)415 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat18 (Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Main camera(triple camera)
24 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (13mm)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4)
(dual camera)
48 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.2 1.0µm 54mm PDAF 2x-optical-zoom)
Main camera resolution5632x4224 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Front camera32 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.9µm pixel
MultimediaHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Peacock Blue, Midnight Black, Pearl White
- EMUI 9.0
- 3D curved glass
- Oleophobic coating screen
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Supported games: PUBG Mobile, Mobile Legends, Arena of Valor, Rules of Survival, Vainglory e NBA2K18
- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue
- Liquid Cooling 3.0+
- DCI-P3 109%
- Always-on display
- 240Hz touch-sensing
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3340 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)9V/2A=18W27W
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby17580 minutes | 293 hours | 12.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB/8GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered