The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is the latest addition to their flagship series and a powerful performance powerhouse.
The phone was officially revealed on 11th February 2020, featuring a vibrant 6.2″ display with crisp 1440×3200 resolution and an aspect ratio of 20:9 that’s ideal for providing an immersive gaming experience or watching HD videos.
Underneath its sleek glass exterior, the S20 5G packs a high-powered octa-core Exynos 990 processor, clocked at 2GHz for effortless multitasking coupled with 12GB of RAM for seamless operations no matter the task at hand.
Android 10 runs in the background and it has 128GB of internal storage which can be further upgraded via a microSD card (up to 1000 GB).
In terms of cameras, it features triple rear cameras – 12MP wide-angle lens(f/1.8), 64MP telephoto lens (f/2.0) and a third 12MP ultrawide angle lens (f/2.2) – perfect for capturing stunning images even in low light settings as well as recording 4K videos @60fps while also allowing you to take steady footage with its Electronic Image Stabilisation feature enabled.
For selfies, there is a 10MP shooter upfront accompanied by a host of AI-driven imaging tools.
Keeping the lights on is a 4000mAh non-removable battery supporting both wireless and fast charge capabilities, letting you stay connected for longer periods.
Upping its already stylish looks, this phone also boasts an IP68 rating for dust and water protection, as well as a face, unlock capability to keep your data safe and secure.
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G Price in South Africa
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G price in South Africa starts at approximately R21,000. Keep in mind that the price of this phone in South Africa is not fixed and is subject to change over time.
Also, different sellers, stores, or retail outlets in South Africa may have variations in the price depending on their offers and promotions. So always compare prices and make sure you’re getting a good deal.
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G Price in South Africa and Specs
|Release Status||Exp. release 2020, March 6|
|Processor||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
|Chipset||Exynos 990 (7 nm+) – Global|
Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) – USA
|GPU||Mali-G77 MP11 – Global|
Adreno 650 – USA
|RAM & Storage||128GB 12GB RAM|
|External Storage||microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)|
|OS||Android 10.0; One UI 2|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery|
Fast battery charging 25W
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W
|Display size||6.2 inches, 93.8 cm2 (~89.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
1440 x 3200 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~563 ppi density)
|Display type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours|
|Features||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
120Hz (up to FHD resolution)
|Dimension||151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|Body Type||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminium frame|
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
|Colours||Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, Cloud Pink|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Data Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (7CA) Cat20 2000/200 Mbps; 5G (5+ Gbps DL)|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|USB||3.2, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under the display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||FM radio (USA & Canada only)|
|Camera & Video|
|Rear Camera||Triple: 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS +|
64 MP, f/2.0, (telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom +
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), AF, Super Steady video
|Front Camera||Dual: 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.2″, 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS|
[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]
|Features||LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama|
Dual video call, Auto-HDR
|Loud Speaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
Tuned by AKG
|Radio||FM radio (USA & Canada only)|