Coming from the Samsung Galaxy S20 and S20 Plus, there isn’t much to say about the design of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G. You have got the same design in a bigger and thicker chassis, with more weight and a more conspicuous rear camera bump.
The rear of the Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra is home to camera bump housing quad cameras and a camera flash. Below the camera bump is the Samsung Logo, which indicates its a Samsung smartphone.
The front of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is home to what presents its self as being the biggest display in the S20 series of smartphones and also the biggest display on Samsung ‘S’ series of smartphones.
A Bigger Display
Fun fact, the 6.9-inch display on the Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra 5G is bigger than the 6.8-inch display on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus, making the display on the S20 Ultra 5G bigger than the biggest Galaxy note device released last year.
The Display on the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is a 6.9 inch Dynamic AMOLED display, with a resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixels, a screen density of 511 ppi and a 120Hz refresh rate.
Please note that by the default, the refresh rate on the display on the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is set to 60Hz, which may be a conscious effort to save battery.
Also, note that the resolution of the display on the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G drops to 1080 when 120Hz refresh rate is activated, as opposed to the 60Hz with a 1440 resolution combo.
Similar to its less premium siblings in the S20 series and also the Samsung Galaxy A51, the Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra 5G features a punch-hole selfie camera, situated in the middle of its display.
Beneath the display of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, designed to protect your stored data.
Speaking of durability, the Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra 5G features glass on front and back, and also a metal frame. It has an IP68 water and dust rating, which claims it can survive in 1.5m of water for 30mins.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G offers two color variants. It comes in Cosmic Grey and cosmic black. Which may end up being a dilemma, if you don’t like any of the colors.
Comparing the Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra 5G to that of its less premium siblings, it’s easy to that camera hardware has gone from excellent to insane.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra 5G features camera hardware that pushes resets the status quo, pushes the boundaries of smartphone camera technology, you have got one of the most powerful cameras on any smartphone.
The quad-camera system of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is home to a whopping 108MP primary camera, with an aperture of f/1.8, a 48MP telephoto camera with an aperture of f/3.6, a 12MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 0.3MP time of flat sensor, which is aimed at improving depth of field.
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Platform: Android 10.0, One UI 2 Processor: Octa-core, 2×2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2×2.60 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 (Exynos 990) or Octa-core 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 865) GPU: Mali-G77 MP11 (Global) or Adreno 650 (USA) Colors: Cosmic Grey, Cosmic Black Dimension: 166.9 x 76 x 8.8 mm Weight: 222 g Sim Type: Nano / eSIM Sim Count: Nano / eSIM
Display: 6.9-inches Dynamic AMOLED Display, 1440 x 3200 pixels, Always-On Display, HDR10, 120Hz (up to FHD resolution), 511 ppi Screen Protection:Refresh Rate: 120Hz
GPRS: Yes Edge: Yes WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes Bluetooth:USB Port: Yes, USB Type C (USB 3.2) FM Radio: Yes (USA & CANADA only) 3.5mm Headphone Jack: No
Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Maps: Yes Fingerprint Sensor: Yes, Under Display, Ultrasonic Face Unlock: Yes Stylus: No Water Resistance: Yes, Up to 1.5m for 30 mins Built-In Mobile Payment: Yes
Battery: Non-Removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery Talk Time: - Standby: - Wireless Charging: Yes, Fast Qi/PMA Wireless Charging 15W Fast Charging: Yes, 45W