Samsung is going to release its newest premium phone, Galaxy Note 20, and Note 20 Ultra. The Korean tech company unveiled these phones in their virtual conference of AUGUST 5TH, 2020. As per official confirmation, Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra have a price tag of $999 and $1299, respectively. In the UK, the models cost £849 and £1179. The Australian price details are still not available. But, the price can be around AU$1390 and AU$1800. Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra are the two most expensive models from Samsung.
Like many other companies, Samsung has also released these premium smartphones amidst the uncertainty and global economic meltdown in this Covid-19 pandemic. Samsung Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra will have to compete with the OnePlus 8 Pro, Pixel 4X with a price tag of minimum $900, £799, AU$1279, and above. If you compare all these models with the Note 20 series, there are some striking differences. Note 20 is a 5G phone(a feature only available in the One Plus 8 Pro). Additionally, it allows the user to record 8K video. On top of that, the Note 20 comes with the signature Galaxy Note S Pen stylus.
Note 20 is undoubtedly an advanced model compared to the previous models Note ten and Note 9. Samsung has also announced that the Note 20 range will come with coverages like Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Watch 3, etc.
Features of Galaxy Note 20
Samsung Note 20 has a 6.7 inch AMOLED screen with 2400*1800 pixels. On the contrary, the iPhone 11 Pro comes with 5.8 inch OLED; OnePlus Pro has a 6.78 inch OLED screen, and Google Pixel has a 6.3 inch OLED screen. It is a sure shot winner in this case.
The 393-pixel density is the lowest among others(iPhone 11 PRO 458 PPI, Google Pixel 537ppi, and One Plus 8 Pro 513 PPI).
Dimension wise Note 20 ranks behind the OnePlus 8 Pro(165*74.4*8.5 mm) with a size of 161.6*75.2*8.3 mm.
Note 20 Is a medium-heavy model with 194 g of weight. It is lighter than OnePlus eight pro(199 g) and more substantial than the Google Pixel 4(193G) and Phone 11 Pro(188g).
Samsung Note 20 runs on Android 10 like Google Pixel 4XL, onePlus 8 Pro. On the other hand, the iPhone 11 runs on IOS 13.
This newest galaxy model comes with a 12-megapixel ultra-wide camera, a 12-megapixel wide-angle camera, and a 64-megapixel telephoto lens to capture professional-like photos. It is the most advanced camera id you check the total picture quality, and it will give a fierce competition to the OnePlus 8 Pro. But, its front camera of only 10 megapixels is not the highest you will get among its peers.
It is the only model that allows 8k video capturing.
Speaking of the processors, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is a sure shot winner. It has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ processor- the most advanced compared to iPhone 11Pro, Oneplus 8 Pro, and Google Pixel 4XL.
The 128 GB storage capacity with 8GB RAM is pretty decent. But, the Iphone 11 Pro is a winner with 256GB and 512GB storage options.
It has a 4300 mAH battery. That is pretty enough and can offer a decent power backup. The model has a USB-C port for charging and other connectivity works. Like the recent other premium smartphones, it also does not have any spare headphone jack.
Samsung Note 20 comes with an in-screen fingerprint sensor. Only the OnePlus 8 Pro has this advanced feature.
As for the special features, Samsung is offering many exciting ones. S pen stylus, 5G connectivity, reverse wireless charging with a water-resistant body. The features are pretty decent and can be great for any premium smartphone user.