Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Specs, Price
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is positioned in the middle of the Samsung Galaxy S20 and Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra lineups. It comes with extremely powerful smartphone hardware housed in a well-designed body. The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus specifications and price are discussed in this article.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Key Specs & Features
- 6.7-inch, Dynamic AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 1440 x 3200 Pixels (525 ppi)
- Android 10, One UI 2
- 12GB RAM
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (USA), Octa-core Exynos 990 (Global)
- 128GB/ 256GB/ 512GB Built-in Storage, With Support For Storage Expansion Via Micro-SD
- 12MP + 64MP + 12MP + 0.3MP Quad Rear Camera and 10MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor (under Display)
- 25W Fast Charging
- Water and Dust Proof (IP68 certification)
- 4500mAh Non-Removable Li-ion Battery
The Design and Display
When you compare the design of the Samsung Galaxy S20 plus to that of its more premium and less expensive siblings, you’ll see that they’re all very similar. The size difference is what separates them.
Both the Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra have very identical build qualities.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 extreme, on the other hand, has a stainless steel chassis, whilst its less expensive siblings have an aluminum frame. All smartphones in the S20 series include Gorilla Glass 6 on both the back and front.
The back of the phone has a quad camera, a camera flash, and the Samsung logo, indicating that it is a Samsung phone.
A 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 3200 and a 120Hz refresh rate graces the front of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is available in five different colors. Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, Cosmic Black, Cosmic White, Blue, and Red are some of the color options.
The cameras may not be a significant boost over the ordinary Galaxy S20, but when compared to the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus’ cameras, you have reason to be excited.
A 12MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, a 64MP telephoto camera with an aperture of f/2.0, a 12MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2, and a 0.3MP depth camera with an aperture of f/1.0 are all part of the Quad camera system.
With its 64MP sensor, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus can shoot 8k films at 30 frames per second. You can also take 4k films at 30 and 60 frames per second, 1080 videos at 30, 60, and 240 frames per second, and 720p slow-motion videos at 960 frames per second.
The selfie camera is a 10MP camera with an aperture of f/2.2. This camera is capable of 4k video recording at 30 and 60fps and also 1080p videos.
Hardware and Software
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus isn’t much of an increase over the normal Samsung Galaxy S20 in terms of hardware specs. The main difference is the larger battery.
The global version has an Octa-core Exynos 990 CPU and an Adreno 650 GPU, whilst the US edition has an Octa-core Snapdragon 865 processor.
All countries get 12 GB of RAM, with storage options of 128 GB, 256 GB, and 512 GB, as well as the ability to expand storage through Micro-SD.
A non-removable 4500mAh battery powers the Android phone. It supports wired fast charging at 25 watts, wireless fast charging at 15 watts, and reverse charging at 9 watts.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus uses the One UI 2 user interface on top of the Android 10 operating system.
A USB Type C (USB 3.2) port, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC are all included on the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus 5G.
Despite the fact that the smartphone was launched as a 5G device, several nations will only have 4G variants. Pre-order models in South Africa and India are said to be 4G only.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Price and Availability
In Nigeria, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus costs roughly 350,000 Naira. Leading internet retailers have prices starting at roughly $700. In Egypt, the smartphone costs roughly 13,800 Egyptian pounds, 86,000 Kenyan shillings, and 5,500 Ghanaian francs.
The smartphone was unveiled in February 2020 and will be available in March 2020.