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Xiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB) vs Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Black Shark 3S vs Motorola Moto G9 Plus phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Motorola Moto G9 Plus XXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)17Points
Xiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)
6.67"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

20mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4729
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
06PointsMotorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Compare Xiaomi Black Shark 3S X
Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
6.81"
IPS

1080x2400

64
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Black Shark 3S (128GB)17 Advantages Xiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)vsMoto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)6 Advantages Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core25%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+12GB LPDDR52 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+222 grams (7.77 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs223 grams (7.81 ounces)
+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsLTPS IPS LCD
+HDR10+Advantage
The HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
vsHDR10
+120Hz100%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs60Hz
+395 PPI2%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs386 PPI
+(triple camera) 64MP + 13MP + 5MP8%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(quad camera) 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
+1/1.72" inches1%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/1.73" inches
+(front) 20MP25%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 16MP
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+65W117%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs30W
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
10.4 millimeters (0.41 inches)vs+9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)7%
Thinner
6.67"vs+6.81"2%
Larger screen
4729 mAhvs+5000 mAh6%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

31 Common items in both devices
128GB (108GB available) / 128GB (111GB available)
16 million
1080x2400 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
+24 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
ModelBlack Shark 3S (128GB)Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Other model names小米 Black Shark 3S 5G (128GB + 12GB RAM)Lenovo Moto G9 Plus XT2087-2
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Europe)(Global, International)
(Europe), (Global, International)
BrandXiaomiMotorola
Release dateJuly, 2020September, 2020
Depth10.4 millimeters (0.41 inches)9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)77.33 x 168.72 millimeters (3.04 x 6.64 in)78.1 x 169.98 millimeters (3.07 x 6.69 in)
Weight222 grams (7.77 ounces)223 grams (7.81 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Xiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SDM730 (8nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 470 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 470 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650 587MhzQualcomm Adreno 618 700Mhz
RAM memory12GB LPDDR54GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (108GB available)
UFS 3.1
128GB (111GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Display typeAMOLEDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.67" inches6.81" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)395 PPI386 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display features120Hz, 500 nits, HDR10+60Hz, HDR10
Mobile networksXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps600/100 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat20 (1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat13/15 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA (41, 78, 79)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
64 megapixels
13MP ultrawidef/2.3120º
5MP depthf/2.2
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118º1/4.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.2
2MP depthf/2.2
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.72" inches1/1.73" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Front camera (secondary)20 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered29mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
RadioNot supportedFM
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
ConnectivityXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Sky Cloud Black, Crystal Blue
- Always-on display
- Stereo speakers
- Liquid Cooling System
- Physical pop-up gaming triggers
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Indigo Blue, Rose Gold
- Silicone case included
- Google Assistant
- TurboPower
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4729 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts65W Fast battery charging
Quick Charge 4
30W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Black Shark 3S (128GB)Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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