Samsung is one of the biggest Tech-giants, who manufacturers smartphones all over the world. Samsung is famous for its premium flagship devices and tech- accessories. The Company not only makes Premium Flagship devices but also make devices that are also mid-range and low-spec devices so that everyone can afford it. In addition to this, they also make several electronic gadgets which have received many positive reviews and ratings so far. Let us talk about the new Samsung Galaxy Note 20 which is unveiled during Unpacked 2020. Here are the specifications and price tag of the device.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Note 20
The device features a 6.7″ s-AMOLED Display with Gorilla Glass protection on the front and unspecified Gorilla Glass support on the back. In addition to this device features a native resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels with HDR10+ support. When it comes to the refresh rate, the device has a normal refresh rate of 60Hz with decent brightness levels.
The device has the most powerful chipset featuring Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ (7 nm+) SoC with Octa-Core CPU. It comes with Adreno 650 GPU in the USA. Whereas the global variant of the device features Exynos 990 (7 nm+) SoC with Octa-Core CPU and Mali-G77 MP11 GPU. From this, we can say that the device is a beast in terms of performance and it is capable of performing any task with ease. The Exynos version might provide less performance when compared to the Snapdragon SoC.
Coming to the memory variants the device is available in two variants. The device comes in 8GB RAM /128GB ROM and 8GB RAM/256GB ROM. Unfortunately, the device doesn’t support expandable storage. When it comes to memory technology, the device with UFS 3.1.
Talking about the most exciting part of the specifications, the device features a Triple rear camera setup featuring (12MP+12MP+64MP) units. The device uses the 12MP camera unit as the main shooter and it features Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS along with f/1.8 aperture. Whereas the 12MP camera unit is an ultra-wide snapper with 120-degree FOV, the ultra-wide snapper also supports PDAF and Super Steady video along with f/2.2 aperture. The last one is the 64MP camera unit featuring Periscope camera which supports PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom, and 30x Space zoom along with f/2.0 aperture.
- 12MP (Wide) – f/1.8 Aperture: Supports Dual Pixel PDAF and OIS
- 12MP (Ultra Wide) – f/2.2 Aperture: Supports PDAF and Super Steady video
- 64MP (Periscope) – f/2.0 Aperture: Supports PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom, and 30x Space zoom
When it comes to the front-facing camera, the device features a single 10MP camera unit in the hole-punch of the display. The selfie camera placement of the device is quite similar as the Note predecessors.
Battery and Charging
The most important part of a smartphone is the battery. The device features a massive 4300mAh cell in it and charges at 25W (Fast charging – USB C). It is also capable of Reverse charging at 9W. It also features Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging. Consider the battery specs, we can say that the device will easily last a day without charging.
Audio and Security
The device features Stereo speakers and also features excellent haptics which gives user a good experience. The device is specially tuned by AKG. As usual, the company ditched the 3.5mm Headphone Jack. Coming to security, the device is capable of Face Unlock and it has an In-display Ultra-Sonic fingerprint sensor for Biometric Authentication.
Software and IP Rating
The device has the most loved One UI. The device has a clean UI and it also has a wide range of UI customizations. User can customize the UI to their taste. Talking about IP Rating, the device supports IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins).
The main features of this device is the Stylus. The Stylus on Note 20 features a 26ms latency and works on Bluetooth. In addition to these, the Stylus also features Accelerometer and Gyro for precise controls. The device also supports Samsung DeX and has a special virtual assistant called Bixby capable of Natural language commands and dictation.
When it comes to the pricing the device starts at €1,023/£950 (Starts at 999$) and will go on sale from August 21st of 2020. Talking about color avaialabilty, the device comes in three colors featuring Mystic Green, Mystic Bronze, and Mystic Gray.