Samsung on the 11th of February 2020 released the Galaxy S20 Ultra along with the other Galaxy S20 and S20 Plus and then the Galaxy Z Flip which all have high end features and comes qith a big price stamp.
The Galaxy S20 Plus 5G isn’t just the largest in terms of size, but it’s also the biggest in terms of specifications. Featuring a massive 6.9-Inch Dynamic AMOLED display which curves a little around the device’s edges. That aside, the device also features the most anticipated camera which was much expected since the announcement of the Xaomi Mi Note 10 which had a 108MP main sensor.
The Camera module is now bundled up in a rectangular bump at the top back corner of the device with the 108MP primary sensor along with other triple setup which includes a Periscope 48 MP, f/3.6, 102mm (telephoto), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 10x hybrid optical zoom, and then a 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1.4µm, AF, Super Steady video and lastly the 0.3 MP, TOF 3D, (depth). The device is capable of recording a 3240p@30fps, 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS and has features such as LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama.
As for the front facing camera, it’s a bigger 40MP sensor which can also record a 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps as well as featuring Dual video call, Auto-HDR.
The front facing selfie camera is housed in a hole-punch right at the top-center of the display just the same as the other Galaxy S20 and S20 Plus or the older S10 Lite and Note 10 Lite.
Another big bump up of the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is the hardware specification. It has features a 16GB RAM and 512 GB internal storage which is very massive. Powering the entire device up is a Snapdragon SM8250 865 (7 nm+) – for the USA variant while others around the world will use the Exynos 990 (7 nm+).
Battery is a huge 5000mAh Li-Po battery which is capable of many things. Charging it takes few moments as Samsung bump up the charging port to a 3.2, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. It’s capable of taking 15W of wireless charging and reverse wireless charging of 9W.
Overall, this expensive smartphone costs a fortune but it’s worth the price because of the huge scaling which Samsung did to improve the device’s specifications.