The Samsung Galaxy S20 may not get similar features as its Galaxy S20 Ultra and Galaxy S20 Plus, yet it’s well furnished with a great part of similar advanced smartphone technology. Valued at a marginally more sensible $999 than the $1,399 S20 Ultra, the Galaxy S20 is probably going to be most consumers’ entrance highlights to this year’s flagship series.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 comes with a 25W charging plug, a USB-C to USB-C cable, a SIM ejector tool, and a pair of AKG USB-C earbuds. The box lacks a screen protector.
Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy S20 are featured by Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/Yes, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, NFC, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G with active 4G on both SIM cards. Sensors on the phone are accompanied by an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and in-display fingerprint sensor supporting face unlock.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Quick Overview
Samsung galaxy s20 has panel almost pushed-up flush with the top of the device. There’s a centre-positioned and narrower punch hole for the selfie camera with the 20:9 aspect ratio, providing the smartphone with a slicker, futuristic and more symmetric look.
Samsung galaxy s20 has the dimension of 5.97 inches height by 2.72 inches width with the thickness of 0.31 inches weighing 163g. The smartphone is built with tweaked Gorilla Glass 6 front and back with the metal aluminium frame. The phone comes with Single SIM or Hybrid dual SIM.
Samsung galaxy s20 is IP68 dust and water-resistant up to 1.5m for 30 minutes. Power button and volume rocker are housed in the widened bezel part at the right side in a metal frame. Bottom-firing speaker is on the bottom with a type-c connector and behind it a fast USB 3.2 connection, on the top bezel a typical dual nano-SIM tray(a slot also for a microSD card).
|Dimensions||151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm (5.97 x 2.72 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminium frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Misc.||Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)|
|Colours||Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, Cloud Pink, Cloud White, Aura Red|
Samsung galaxy s20 has a 6.2 inches HDR10+ dynamic AMOLED 2X display with 89.5% screen to body ratio. The phone has the dimension of 1440 x 3200 pixels at an aspect ratio of 20:9 with a density of 563 PPI.
The display has the 120HZ refresh rate for FHD display and 60HZ refresh rate for QHD display. The display of the smartphone is protected by corning Gorilla Glass. With a smaller white pattern, the S20 display can probably reach more than 1000 nits. All that brightness, technically infinite contrast and colour-prowess are put to good use with HDR10+ support.
|Type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+|
|Size||6.2 inches, 93.8 cm2 (~89.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3200 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~563 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
|Misc||Always-on [email protected]/[email protected] refresh rate|
The Samsung Galaxy S20 runs on One UI2.0 based on Android 10 and it comes with 8GB of RAM. The UI has maintained consistency pretty impressive. Biometric security on the S20 comes in one of two variants – fingerprint authentication and facial recognition.
Samsung Galaxy S20 is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 990 processor that features 2 cores clocked at 2.73GHz, 2 cores clocked at 2.5GHz and 4 cores clocked at 2GHz at the global level.
Samsung Galaxy S20 is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) processor that features one Kryo 585 core clocked at 2.84 GHz, 3 Kryo 585 clocked at 2.42 GHz & 4 Kryo 585 clocked at 1.8 GHz for the USA.
GPU for global level is Mali-G77 MP11 and Adreno 650 for the USA, improving the game-playing experiences, running apps smoothly and solving the performance issues.
|OS||Android 10, One UI 2.5|
|Chipset||Exynos 990 (7 nm+) – GlobalQualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) – USA|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2×2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) – GlobalOcta-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585) – USA|
|GPU||Mali-G77 MP11 – Global |
Adreno 650 – USA
|Memory||8GB RAM, 128GB internal|
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Samsung Galaxy S20 Camera
Regarding cameras, the smartphone can take photography to a new level. The Samsung Galaxy S20 on the rear packs a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 64-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture and a third 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture.
The rear camera setup has an LED flash, autofocus and panorama modes. The rear cameras can shoot 8K videos at 24fps, 4K videos at 30/60fps, 1080p videos at 30/60/240fps, 720p videos at960fps featured by HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS.
The smartphone sports a 10-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.2 aperture and 26mm wide lens. The front camera also features autofocus, auto HDR and dual video call. The selfie camera can shoot 4K videos at30/60fps and 1080p videos at 30fps.
|Main Camera (Triple)||12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76″, 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS |
64 MP, f/2.0, 29mm (telephoto), 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 1.1x optical zoom, 3x hybrid zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1.4µm, Super Steady videoLED flash, auto-HDR, [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS
|Selfie Camera(Dual)||10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.2″, 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAFDual video call, [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]|
Samsung Galaxy S20 Battery
The Samsung Galaxy S20 drains power from the non-removable Li-Po 4000mAh battery. The charge can last for more than 14 hours with 3G talk time, more than 10 hours with web browsing and more than 9 hours for video playback with more than 70 hours endurance rating.
The battery can be charged using fast charging 25W charger or USB Power Delivery 3.0, Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W and Reverse wireless charging 4.5W.
|Battery||Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 25WUSB Power Delivery 3.0Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15WReverse wireless charging 4.5W|
Samsung Galaxy S20 Specs
- Body: 151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm; curved Gorilla Glass 6 front and back, metal frame; IP68 rating; Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, Cloud Pink, Cloud White, Aura Red colour schemes
- Weight: 163g
- Display: 6.2″ Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 1440x3200px resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, 563ppi; 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sensing; HDR10+ support
- CPU: Exynos 990 (7nm+), Octa-core (2×2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2×2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- OS: Android 10, One UI 2.1
- GPU: Adreno 640
- RAM: 8GB
- Storage: 128GB
- Rear camera:
- Wide (main): 12MP, 1/1.76″ sensor, 1.8µm pixel size, 26mm equiv., f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, OIS.
- Telephoto: 64MP, 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, f/2.0, PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom.
- Ultra wide angle: 12MP, 1/2.6″, 1.4µm, f/2.2, fixed focus
- Front camera:
- 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.2″, 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
- Video recording:
- Battery: 4,000mAh, 25W fast charging support over Power Delivery 3.0 (25W charger supplied in the box)
- Misc: Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W; Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W; Ultra-sonic under-display fingerprint reader
Samsung Galaxy S20 Price in India
As of November 11, the price of Samsung Galaxy S20 in India starts from Rs. 47,200.
|Model||Price in India|
|Samsung Galaxy S20 (8GB, 128GB)||₹47,200|
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