Samsung Galaxy S20 5G Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is a 2020 smartphone. It measures 151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm and weighs 163 g. It has a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display measuring 6.2" inches. The resolution is 1440 x 3200 and 563 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 10 MP. The main camera is Triple with 64 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2x2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) - Global Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585) - USA CPU with 128GB 12GB RAM memory. The battery is 4000 mAh.

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Samsung Galaxy S20 5G specs

General specs

Brand and model

Samsung Galaxy S20 5G

Release date

2020, February 11


151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm (5.97 x 2.72 x 0.31 in)


163 g (5.75 oz)

Body build

Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminum frame


Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, Cloud Pink, Cloud White, Aura Red


4000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po

Approximate price899 EUR



Dynamic AMOLED 2X


capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

6.2" inc

Screen area

93.8 cm2

Screen format

20:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

1440 x 3200 px

PPI /points per inch/

563 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Other - HDR10+
-Always-on display
-120Hz@FHD/60Hz@QHD refresh rate

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

64 MP, Triple

Camera specs

-12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-64 MP, f/2.0, (telephoto), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x hybrid optical zoom
-12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1.4µm, Super Steady video


LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Video 4320p@24fps, 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS
Front camera, selfie

10 MP, Single


10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.2", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF


Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps


Operating system OS

Android 10.0; One UI 2


- Exynos 990 (7 nm+)
- Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) - USA

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2x2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) - Global
Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585) - USA

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-G77 MP11 - Global
Adreno 650 - USA

External memory

microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal memory

128GB 12GB RAM

Antutu 9 score 622990 (Rank 302 of 1165)
Antutu 8 score 503328 (Rank 102 of 1138)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 787 (Rank 272 of 1569)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 3038 (Rank 218 of 1564)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (7CA) Cat20 2000/150 Mbps; 5G (2+ Gbps DL)
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB 3.2, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.07 W/kg (head) 1.03 W/kg (body)
SAR EU - 0.38 W/kg (head) 1.52 W/kg (body)

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio (USA & Canada only)
Headphone jack No
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
-Dolby Atmos sound
-Tuned by AKG

Other features

- Sensors - Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- ANT+
-Bixby natural language commands and dictation
-Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
- Fast battery charging 25W
-USB Power Delivery 3.0
-Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
-Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Samsung. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Samsung may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G was around 899 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2020, February 11.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is 163 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is 6.2" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is 151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).

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