Compare OnePlus 5 Vs Black Shark 2

Should you buy OnePlus 5 or Black Shark 2? Well, your search ends here. Find out which mobile phone is best for you - Compare the two models on the basis of their Price in India, Body, Display, Storage, Connectivity, Camera, and Performance. OnePlus 5 starts at ₹ 25,999 and Black Shark 2 starts at ₹ 29,252.

OnePlus 5 has screen size of 5.5 inches and Black Shark 2 has screen size of 6.39 inches. OnePlus 5 comes up with internal storage of 128 GB and RAM of 8 GB . Black Shark 2 comes up with internal storage of 128 GB and RAM of 8 GB. Coming to the Camera, Former has primary camera of 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera and front camera of 16 MP Camera whereas latter has primary camera of 48 MP (f/1.8 Wide Angle) + 12?MP (f/2.2 Telephoto) with autofocus and front camera of 20 MP (f/2).

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OnePlus 5 Vs Black Shark 2

SpecificationsOnePlus 5Black Shark 2
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android v9.0 (Pie)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 6.39 inches
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+
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Summary
Specs Score7090%
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android v9.0 (Pie)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 6.39 inches
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+
GENERAL
Device type SmartphoneSmartphone
Operating System Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android v9.0 (Pie)
Sim Dual Sim (Nano + Nano) Nano SIM
DESIGN
Body Material Metal
Height 154.2 mm163.6 mm
Thickness 7.25 mm 8.8 mm
Weight 153 g 205 g
Width 74.1 mm75 mm
DISPLAY
Form Factor Touch Touch
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Screen size 5.5 inches 6.39 inches
Technology Optic AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen Yes, with Multitouch
PERFORMANCE
Call Records Unlimited
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+
CPU Octa Core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) 2.96 GHz, Octa Core Processor
External Storage No
GPU Adreno 540 Adreno 640 (700 MHz)
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Phonebook Unlimited
CAMERA
Camera Features HDR, 4K Video recording HDR, Panorama
Front Camera 16 MP Camera20 MP (f/2)
Primary camera 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera48 MP (f/1.8 Wide Angle) + 12?MP (f/2.2 Telephoto) with autofocus
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@30/120fps 2160p @ 30fps UHD, 1080p @ 30fps FHD, 720p @ 1920fps HD
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack No
Audio Player MP3, AAC, AMR, OGG, M4A, MID, WMA, FLAC, APE, AAC, WAV Yes
FM Radio NoYes
Games YesYes
Speakers YesYes
Video Player MP4, H.263, H.264, RMVB, FLV720P 3GP, MP4, WebM, MKV
BATTERY
Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery Non-Removable Battery 4000 mAh, Li-ion Battery
CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD Yes, v5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Edge YesYes
GPRS YesYes
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS, BDS
USB v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector Yes, USB-C v2.0
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Yes, with wifi-hotspot
NETWORK SUPPORT
2G YesYes
3G YesYes
4G YesYes
5G YesYes
MORE FEATURES
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, FrontYes
Quick Charging YesQuick v3.0
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, NFC, Quick Charging Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
Pros and Cons
Pros
  • Magnificent display
  • Decent camera capabilities
  • Snappy overall performance
Cons
  • It is not water resistant like other flagship models
  • There's no OIS

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User Reviews

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Ramesh Suresh

Posted on : 11th September 2022

Amazing. After seeing specifications surprised that it supports 5G.

Amazing. After seeing specifications surprised that it supports 5G. It's launched seen in 2017 and from that time also it's support 5G, really appreciate that it's can support to feature technologies. Nice Phone.

Detailed Comparison of OnePlus 5 vs Black Shark 2

Design Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Black Shark 2

OnePlus 5 comes up with a weight of 153 g whereas Black Shark 2 weights around 205 g. Thickness of OnePlus 5 is 7.25 mm and the thickness of other mobiles is 8.8 mm.

Display Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Black Shark 2

OnePlus 5 has screen size of 5.5 inches whereas other comes up with 6.39 inches. Screen Resolution in both mobiles is 1080 x 1920 pixels and 1080 x 2340 pixels respectively. In terms of Technology, former uses undefined and latter uses Color AMOLED screen (16M colors).

Camera Comparison: OnePlus 5 vs Black Shark 2

OnePlus 5 comes up with primary camera of 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera whereas Black Shark 2 comes up with 48 MP (f/1.8 Wide Angle) + 12?MP (f/2.2 Telephoto) with autofocus. Some of the Camera Features for both the mobiles include HDR, 4K Video recording .

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FAQs

Q. Which phone has bigger screen size, OnePlus 5 or Black Shark 2?

Black Shark 2 is bigger with 6.39 inches screen than OnePlus 5 that has 5.5 inches screen.

Q. What are some of the best alternatives available for OnePlus 5 in the market?

Best alternatives available for OnePlus 5 are: Apple iPhone 7, OnePlus Nord, iQOO Neo 6.