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Galaxy S20 series smartphones – 108 MP cam, video in 8K, fast 45W charging…

After a series of leaks and advances, Samsung finally unveiled its new main series of smartphones: the Galaxy S20.
During an event in the United States the company introduced the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra. All series that are expected to be available from March and that want to conquer users by the hand of various features.

First of all, Samsung says that all the devices in its new series will have 5G and although they will be able to perform functions with that technology, they will also be able to perform tasks without resorting to it.

Samsung Galaxy S20 UltraOn the other hand, the company also wanted to put an accent on the photography section and announced that the S20 and S20+ will have a 64MP main camera, while the S20 Ultra will present a 108MP main camera.
All equipment will have cameras complemented by a digital zoom powered by AI. In the case of the Galaxy S20 and S20+ the zoom will be up to 30X, but on the S20 Ultra will offer a Super Resolution Zoom up to 100X.
To close the camera theme, both the Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra will allow you to record videos in 8K.
Samsung also announced that all phones in its latest series will allow uploading 8K videos directly to YouTube thanks to a company alliance and video platform. All while the company also wants to win over video game fans with the promise that the 120Hz display of their new series will deliver a simpler gaming experience.
As for security, Samsung says its new series is the “safest devices they ever made” and will have Knox’s protection.
Finally, the entire Galaxy S20 series will include 25W fast charger and the S20 Ultra will also support super fast 45W charging.

Galaxy S20 series smartphones will begin to become available from March 6 and their prices will start at $999.99 and reach up to $1,599.99.

Specs Galaxy S20 Ultra :
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2020, March 6
BODY Dimensions 166.9 x 76 x 8.8 mm (6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 in)
Weight 222 g (7.83 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), metal frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
DISPLAY Type Dynamic AMOLED 2X capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.9 inches, 114.0 cm2 (~89.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 3200 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~511 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6
HDR10+
Always-on display
120Hz (up to FHD resolution)
PLATFORM OS Android 10.0; One UI 2
Chipset Exynos 990 (7 nm+) – Global
Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) – USA
CPU Octa-core (2×2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2×2.60 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) – Global
Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585) – USA
GPU Mali-G77 MP11 – Global
Adreno 650 – USA
MEMORY Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 128GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM
UFS 3.0
MAIN CAMERA Quad 108 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), PDAF, OIS
Periscope 48 MP, f/3.6, 102mm (telephoto), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 10x hybrid optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1.4µm, AF, Super Steady video
0.3 MP, TOF 3D, (depth)
Features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 3240p@30fps, 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS
SELFIE CAMERA Dual 40 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), PDAF
Features Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps
SOUND Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No
32-bit/384kHz audio
Tuned by AKG
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio (USA & Canada only)
USB 3.2, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
ANT+
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 45W: 100% in 74 min
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W
MISC Colors Cosmic Grey, Cosmic Black
Models SM-G988, SM-G988U

photo:Samsung