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Xiaomi Black Shark Helo 8GB/128GB All specs

Full specifications phone: Xiaomi Black Shark Helo 8GB/128GB specs, detailed technical information, features, price and review. All about this phone.

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Xiaomi Black Shark Helo

The Xiaomi Black Shark Helo 8GB/128GB is a good Android phone with 2.8Ghz Octa-Core processor that allows run games and heavy applications.

An advantage of the Xiaomi Black Shark Helo 8GB/128GB is the possibility of using two mobile carriers, a Dual-SIM device with two SIM card slots.

Good connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz), but it lacks NFC connection.

Including the battery, the Xiaomi Black Shark Helo 8GB/128GB phone has 190 grams and it's a very thin device, only 8.7 mm.

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Model
Also known as黑鲨游戏手机 Helo 8GB RAM + 128GB, AWM-A0
Country or region availableChinaVarious (International)
BrandXiaomi
Release dateNovember, 2018
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)75.25 x 160 millimeters (2.96 x 6.3 in)
Weight190 grams (6.65 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supported
DisplayXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Display typeAMOLED
Screen size6.01" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~77.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
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
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload600/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Black Shark Helo
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupported
Video callingSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
20MP telephoto (f/1.8 1.0µm)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel size1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Front camera20 megapixels
Front camera resolution5952x3348 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel size1µm pixel
MultimediaXiaomi Black Shark Helo
RadioNot supported
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Black Shark Helo
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supported
NFCNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Black Shark Helo
Active noise cancellationSupported
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black
- Display: 18:9 / HDR / 430nit
- 100% DCI-P3 coverage display
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Left game pad included
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Black Shark Helo
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)9V/2A=18W
Talk timefeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Black Shark Helo
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered