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Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB) vs OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Black Shark 5 vs OnePlus 8 Pro phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare OnePlus 8 Pro X Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB) 09Points
6.67"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

16mp

12GB
RAM

Octa-core

4650
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
6.78"
AMOLED

1440x3168

48
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

Octa-core

4510
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)

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Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)} 9 Advantages Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB) vs 8 Pro (128GB)} 16 Advantages OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
+3.2GHz 64bit Octa-core (7nm)5%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.84GHz 64bit Octa-core (7nm)
+12GB LPDDR550%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs8GB LPDDR5
+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vsUFS 3.0
+144Hz20%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs120Hz
+Android 13Advantage
Android 13 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 11
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4650 mAh3%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs4510 mAh
+120W3 times
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
+5.2 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.2 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs5.1 + A2DP/LE
218 grams (7.63 ounces)vs+199 grams (6.97 ounces)10%
Lighter
10 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs+8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)18%
Thinner
Not supportedvs+HDR10+Advantage
The HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
16 millionvs+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
1080x2400 pixelsvs+1440x3168 pixels76%
Higher resolution screen
395 PPIvs+513 PPI30%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.67"vs+6.78"2%
Larger screen
(triple camera) 64MP + 13MP + 2MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 48MP + 8MP + 5MP38%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

28 Common items in both devices
128GB (101GB available) / 128GB (106GB available)
Aluminum body, glass front, plastic back / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
Super AMOLED / Fluid AMOLED
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
f/1.8 (aperture)
(front) 16MP
+21 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
ModelBlack Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Other model names黑鲨5, Black Shark 5OnePlus 8 Pro 5G (128GB + 8GB RAM)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandXiaomiOnePlus
Release date4/4/2022, Announced: 3/30/20224/21/2020, Announced: 4/14/2020
Depth10 millimeters (0.39 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)76.25 x 163.83 millimeters (3 x 6.45 in)74.3 x 165.3 millimeters (2.93 x 6.51 in)
Weight218 grams (7.63 ounces)199 grams (6.97 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Back: Gorilla Glass 5
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

📲 Display

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDFluid AMOLED
Screen size6.67" inches6.78" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~86% (screen-to-body ratio)~91% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1440x3168 pixels (19.8:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)395 PPI513 PPI
Colors16 million1 billion
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Refresh rate144Hz120Hz
Display features1300nits[peak]
Always-On Display
Touch Sampling Rate: 720Hz
1300nits[peak]
HDR10+

🤖 Operating System

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
System versionAndroid 12Android 10
Firmware updateAndroid 13Android 11
User InterfaceJoy UI 13OxygenOS 10 / 11

⚙️ Processor

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Chipset64bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 (SM8250-AC) (7nm)64bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (SM8250) (7nm)
CPUOcta-core, 3 processors:
1x 3.2GHz Kryo 585 (Single-core)
3x 2.42GHz Kryo 585 (Triple-core)
4x 1.8GHz Kryo 585 (Quad-core)
Octa-core, 3 processors:
1x 2.84GHz Kryo 585 (Single-core)
3x 2.42GHz Kryo 585 (Triple-core)
4x 1.8GHz Kryo 585 (Quad-core)
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650 (670MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 650 (250-587MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 723333 (v9)AnTuTu: 573276 (v8)
Geekbench: 3374 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 24fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
RAM memory12GB LPDDR58GB LPDDR5
Internal storage128GB (101GB available)
UFS 3.1
128GB (106GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageNot supportedNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum Download / Upload2000/1024 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 18, 19, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat18
VoLTE
Europe model:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46)
America model:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)
India model:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
China model:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA (1, 3, 5, 8, 28, 41, 77, 78)SA/NSA
Europe model:
(1, 3, 7, 28, 78)
America model:
(2, 5, 41, 66, 71)
India model:
(78)
China model:
(41, 78, 79)
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, SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat18 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 18, 19, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat18
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
64 megapixels
13MP ultrawide f/2.4120°
2MP macro f/2.4
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
48MP ultrawide f/2.213mm1/2.0"0.8µmPDAF
8MP telephoto f/2.41/1.0µmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
5MP depth f/2.4
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/1.43" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Camera extras4K@30/60fps
1080p@30/60fps
1080p@240/960fps (slow motion)
1080p@240fps

📸 Front camera

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.06" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
LoudspeakerStereo sound with dual speakers
24-bit/192kHz
Stereo sound
Dolby Atmos
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
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

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio outputType-C reversible connectorType-C reversible connector
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Bluetooth5.2 + A2DP/LE5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax [wifi6] (2.4GHz, 5GHz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax [wifi6] (2.4GHz, 5GHz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4650 mAh4510 mAh
Charger, watts120W Wired fast charging
Reverse charging by cable
Quick Charge 4
USB Power Delivery 3.0
30W (5V/6A) Wired fast charging
Inductive / wireless chargingNot supported30W Qi wireless charging
3W Reverse wireless charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Black, White, Gray
• Physical pop-up gaming triggers
• Colors: Onyx Black, Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue
• Warp Charge 30T (50% 23min)

☢️ Radiation rate

Xiaomi Black Shark 5 (128GB/12GB)OnePlus 8 Pro (128GB)
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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