Samsung Galaxy S20 is the upgraded version of the Galaxy S10, it comes with better features and specs, this device comes with Bixby natural language commands and dictation, Samsung DeX (desktop experience support amongst several others. As a high-end smartphone you can expect nothing but the best in terms of smoothness and performance. Its higher version is the Galaxy S20 Plus
The chipset powering this smartphone vary depending on your location, for example, those in the United State gets an Octa-core Qualcomm SM8259 Snapdragon 865 chipset while those in the rest of the world gets an Octa-core Exynos 990 chipset. It is still the same smartphone but their performance level differs due to the region.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Price in Nigeria and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy S20 price in Nigeria is within 337,000 to 350,000 Naira. The price of this mobile device in the country is controlled by Foreign Exchange rate. There maybe a slight different in its price depending on the city you are located but it is going to be within the price range mentioned above.
Where to Buy Samsung Galaxy S20
The Samsung Galaxy S20 was released in March 2020, you can get this smartphone from mobile phone stores in the city where you live or you can place your order online for this smartphone to be delivered to you. It is available in online stores, once your order is confirmed expect it within few working days.
As a high-end smartphone, the smartphone comes with a premium body design not different from the S10, the rear and the front are built with a corning gorilla glass 6, there is an aluminum frame demarcating them. This smartphone is a sleek one with 7.9 mm thickness and weighs 164 grams. It is very easy to carry about in your pocket or purse, it is IP68 certified which means that it is both water and dust proof, it can last up to 30 minutes in 1.5m of water.
The smartphone comes with Samsung Pay making it very easy to make payments with your MasterCard or Visa debit/credit card. The smartphone is available in multiple colors such as Cloud Blue, Cosmic Grey, Cloud Pink, and Cosmic White. The SIM type is Nano, either dual, Single or eSIM.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 features a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display measuring 6.2-inch with 1440 x 3200 resolution pixels, it has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The fingerprint scanner is placed below the display optical. This display supports HDR10+ feature and has a display density of 563 PPI. There is an always-on feature displaying date and time and there is a nits of 1200 brightness at its peak.
The camera setup of this smartphone is amazing, it is indeed one of the selling point of this device, there are four cameras in total, three on the rear and one at the front, On the rear, there is a 12MP wide camera with f/1.8 aperture, it has large 1.8µm pixels and optical image stabilization (OIS), there is a 64MP telephoto camera with an aperture of f/2.0, it has 3x hybrid zoom and 30x super-Resolution Zoom on the lens, there is a 12MP ultrawide camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 120° angle and Super Steady video.
These cameras features an LED flash, Panorama, auto-HDR, and it can shoot videos in 8K@24fps, 4K videos at 30/60fps, 1080p videos at 30/60/240fps etc.
The front camera, commonly called the selfie camera is 10MP wide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 and dual pixel PDAF. The front camera features dual video call, auto-HDR, it has the ability to record videos capped at 4K and can take high quality images as well
The operating system that runs on the Samsung Galaxy S20 is Android 10 upgradable to 11, there is also One UI 3.0 user interface as an additional OS. The Random Access Memory is 8GB while the Read-Only Memory is 128GB, there is a memory card slot and the in-built storage can be expanded up to 1TB.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 comes with different chipset and processors depending on your region. The one termed ‘Global region’ which includes Africa comes with an Exynos 990 based on 7nm+, the CPU features an an octa-core processor running at a speed of 2.73 GHz Mongoose M5, while the one for USA is a Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 chipset, the CPU features an octa-core processor running at a speed of 2.84 GHz. There is Mali-G77 MP11 for the Global while Adreno 650 for USA.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 comes with a Lithium Polymers 4000 mAh non-removable battery. It has a fast charging support mechanism of 25W and USB Power Delivery of 3.0. There is Qi and PMA wireless charging of 15W and power bank and wireless Reverse charging of 9W.
Samsung Galaxy S20 main Features and Specs
• 6.2 inch Dynamic AMOLED display, 1440 x 3200 pixels (~563 PPI)
• Fingerprint scanner (under display)
• Back Cameras – Triple 12 / 64 / 12 Mega Pixels
• Front Camera – Single 10 Mega Pixels
• Operating System – Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, One UI 3.0
• 8GB RAM (Random Access Memory)
• 128GB ROM (Read-Only Memory)
• Supports 4G LTE
• 4000 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery, 25W fast charging, Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W
• Octa-core Exynos 990 (Global), Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (USA)
• Dust and Water Resistant (IP68 certification)
• Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
• Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
Samsung Galaxy S20 Complete Specs & Features
|Dimensions||151.7mm x 69.1mm x 7.9mm|
|Body||Glass front, Glass back, Aluminum frame|
|Colors||Cloud Blue, Cosmic Grey, Cloud Pink, Aura Red, Cloud White,.|
|Selfie Camera||Single, 10MP|
|Selfie Camera Features||Dual videos call, Auto-HDR|
|Rear Camera||Triple 12MP, 64MP, 12MP|
|Rear Camera Features||LED flash, auto-HDR, (photo/panorama)|
|Video Resolution||8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR|
|Screen Type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1200 nits (peak)|
|Screen Size||6.2 inches|
|Screen Resolution||1440 pixels by 3200 pixels|
|Screen To Body Ratio||89.5%|
|Pixel Density||563 PPI|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
|Operating System||Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, One UI 3.0|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 5G (7 nm+) – USA
Exynos 990 (7 nm+) – Global
|CPU||Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585) – USA
Octa-core (2×2.73 GHz Mongoose M5 & 2×2.50 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) – Global
|GPU||Adreno 650 – USA
Mali-G77 MP11 – Global
|Network||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / 4G LTE|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Radio||Yes (USA & Canada only)|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2, USB On-The-Go|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Sensors||Iris scanner, Fingerprint (under display) accelerometer, gyro proximity, barometer, compass, heart rate, SpO2|
|Battery||Li-Ion 4100 mAh, non-removable
USB Power Delivery 2.0
15W Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging
4.5W Reverse wireless charging