Samsung presented its new flagship: the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra, which stand out for including improvements to the screen, pen, processor and battery. He also focused on other changes that aim to improve the work experience and that aim to promote productivity.
In addition, the company unveiled a new folding model, the Galaxy Z Fold2; two tablets (Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7 +), Galaxy Bud’s Live headphones and the Galaxy Watch 3 watch.
Here are the highlights of the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra
A renewed S Pen stylus: The improved Galaxy Note 20 series S Pen offers a better writing experience. The new gesture and control function facilitates navigation, regardless of which application is used. For example, if you want to return to the home screen, simply click on the top of the screen with the S-pen and drag it to the bottom.
The operating distance of the S Pen is approximately 10 meters from the unit in open spaces. The control area may vary depending on the environment and other factors.
Samsung notes: To make it easy to capture and edit content on your smartphone, tablet or computer, the Samsung Notes application has automatic saving and synchronization features, so you don’t lose information on the go.
This app automatically converts cluttered writing to readable calligraphy; and allows comments, as well as highlighting information in PDF or PowerPoint. A new option was also incorporated to record audio while taking notes, allowing the user to touch a word in the notes to go to that moment in the recording. In addition, the user can keep everything organized with a new folder manager to make the content easier to find.
Work smarter on all devices: With the updated link to Windows, mobile apps can now be easily accessed directly from Windows 10. The PC in a short time the user has the opportunity to run several applications in parallel on their computer. You will also be able to create shortcuts on Windows 10. All productivity ecosystems will be customized on all devices when Samsung Notes synchronized with Microsoft OneNote and Outlook; as well as reminders synchronized with Microsoft Outlook, To do and team.
Movie enhancements for video and games: The Galaxy Note20 series includes quality tools for taking pictures, creating videos with better resolution. With a 21: 9 aspect ratio and 24 bps recording, the 8K camera now offers ultra-high resolution and an experience of professional quality.
It has professional video mode with focus, sound, exposure, lighting, zoom tools and 120 frames per second in FHD movie-style movie creation options. The new laser autofocus sensor on the Galaxy Note20 Ultra, together with the ultra-precise focus function and the Dynamic Focus Video function, provides deep images.
Professional lenses and advanced Ultra Zoom allow you to shoot scenes in detail. You can also control and adjust the directions on the Galaxy Note20 microphone where you want the sound to be clear.
Multitasking with advanced Samsung DeX: For the first time, with Samsung DeX, the Galaxy Note20 series can be connected to a Smart TV when you want to use a larger screen. The user will be able to manage two screens simultaneously with the Galaxy Note20 and a TV screen, so that they can send text messages while playing or interacting in real time on social networks.
Both models have the Infinity-O screen, as the company calls the front display with almost no frame. Galaxy Note20’s screen size is 6.7 “throughout the rectangle and 6.6” with rounded corners and Galaxy Note20 Ultra’s screen size is 6.9 “across the rectangle and 6.8” with rounded corners. The actual visible area is smaller due to the rounded corners and the camera hole, it should be noted that the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has a 120Hz screen.
Below, all the technical features of the two models
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
It has a Quad HD + Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen of 6.9 ″ with a resolution of 3088×1440 (496ppi) and HDR10 + certificate. It offers a refresh rate of 120Hz. As for his socks, this model is 164.8 x 77.2 x 8, 1 mm and weighs 208 g
10MP front camera, Pixel Dual AF, with 1.22μm pixel size. FOV: 80˚ and F.No (opening): F2.2
1) Ultra wide camera 12MP with pixel size: 1.4μm. FOV: 120˚. F. No (opening): F2.2
2) Wide angle camera 108MP, PDAF, OIS, with pixel size: 0.8μm. FOV: 79˚. F.No (Aperture): F1.8, Image sensor Size 1 / 1.33 ″
3) Camera Photo 12MP with pixel size: 1.0μm. FOV: 20˚. F. No (opening): F3.0. AF laser sensor
4) Ultra Zoom: 5x optical zoom and super-resolution zoom up to 50x. It has optical image stabilization (OIS). It should be noted that the hybrid optical zoom on the Galaxy Note20 combines a high-resolution image sensor and a lens. Super-resolution zoom includes digital zoom, which can cause some image degradation.
Processor, SIM, memory and storage
It has a 7nm 64-bit octa-core processor, 8GB of RAM (LPDDR5) internal storage with 256GB and expandable memory. It is a dual SIM model (hybrid SIM card slot): a Nano-SIM and E-SIM or a MicroSD card slot (up to 1 TB)
The battery is 4500 mAH. Offers USB PD 3.0 (PPS) -certified fast charging for wire charging (compatible with AFC and QC2.0)
In addition, it has improved wireless charging speeds with Fast Wireless Charging 2.0. Wireless charger sold separately.
Like its predecessor, it offers reverse charge or wireless Power Share, that is, it is enough to support another Samsung device on the back of the phone for the battery to be charged.
Other features that both Note 20 Ultra and Note 20 have
Water resistance IP 68. This is based on test conditions for immersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.
It has ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, barometer, gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor, proximity sensor and ambient light. It has NFC, Bluetooth and the software is Android 10
It comes with stereo speakers and AKG headphones and offers surround sound with Dolby Atmos technology (Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus included).
Samsung Galaxy Note 20
It has a 6.7 ″ flat FHD + Super AMOLED Plus screen, with a resolution of 2400×1080 (393ppi) and HDR10 + certificate. In terms of dimensions, it is 161.6 x 75.2 x 8.3 mm and weighs 192g
It has a 10MP front camera, Pixel Dual AF, with a pixel size of 1.22μm. FOV: 80˚ and F.No (opening): F2.2
1) UltraMP camera with 12MP, with pixel size: 1.4μm. FOV: 120˚. F. No (opening): F2.2
2) Wide angle camera with 12 MP, Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, OIS, with 1.8μm pixel size. FOV: 79˚. F. No (opening): F1.8. Image sensor size 1 / 1.76 ″
3) Camera Photo 64MP, with a pixel size of 0.8μm. FOV: 76˚. F. No (opening): F2.0
4) Ultra Zoom: 3x hybrid optical zoom and super resolution zoom up to 30x. It has optical image stabilization (OIS)
Processor, SIM, memory and storage
It has a 7nm 64-bit octa-core processor, 8 GB RAM (LPDDR5) internal storage with 256 GB. It offers no option to expand the memory as with the Note 20 Ultra. It is a model with dual SIM (hybrid SIM card slot): a Nano-SIM and E-SIM or a MicroSD card slot (up to 1 TB)
The battery is 4300 mAh and supports fast charging, as well as a reverse letter as with the Note 20 Ultra. This with features like water resistance, Bluetooth, sensors and software are the same as the Note 20 Ultra.