Samsung Galaxy S20+: Design
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ is a slightly bigger flagship smartphone amongst the Galaxy S20 series of devices compared to the base model -- the Galaxy S20. Just like the other two models, the S20+ comes with a premium finish and build quality with glass-metal sandwich design. At the front, the smartphone has a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with QHD+ resolution, protected by 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
There is a tiny punch hole or an Infinity-O cut out, offering a higher screen-to-body ratio. Overall, the phone looks premium and is also light in weight. This is one of the first smartphones to support 120Hz 2K AMOLED display. If you need a bigger screen with a higher refresh rate, then, this is the smartphone that you should get.
Samsung Galaxy S20+: Hardware Performance
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ is one of the first smartphones to launch in India, which is powered by the Exynos 990 SoC, based on 7nm+ fabrication with 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage with a hybrid SIM card slot for additional storage expansion of up to 1TB.
The Exynos 990 is a highly capable flagship processor, which supports features like 108MP camera, native 8K video recording and much more. Besides, it can play any game that you throw at it with maximum quality graphics without any issue.
Samsung Galaxy S20+: Camera Performance
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ comes with a flagship camera setup, consisting of 64MP telephoto lens, 12MP wide-angle lens, and a 12MP ultra-wide angle lens with support for 8K video recording at 24fps and 4K video recording at 60fps.
When it comes to photography, the camera does offer dedicated night mode and it also offers 3x optical zoom and one can also click native 64MP images as well. For selfies, the smartphone uses a 10MP camera, which can also record 2K videos.
Samsung Galaxy S20+: Price To Specs Ratio
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ is available in India for Rs. 73,999 and offers 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB internal storage. This device will compete against the likes of the Apple iPhone 11, which also around the same pricing. Compared to the Galaxy S20, the S20+ is a bit expensive as it comes with a bigger battery and a bigger screen.
When it comes to price to specs ratio, the Samsung Galaxy S20+ does make sense, as it offers a lot of features and does not compromise on hardware specifications, compared to the higher-end models. If you are okay with an ever so slightly small screen, then choosing the Galaxy S20 does make a lot of sense over the Galaxy S20+.
Samsung Galaxy S20+: Important Features/Highlights
The Samsung Galaxy S20's USP is that it comes with a 2K AMOLED display with QHD+ resolution. This is not the first Samsung smartphone to offer a display with 2K resolution, it is one of the first smartphones to offer 120Hz refresh rate, which will elevate the smartphone user experience. It also supports Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC for contactless payment system.
The smartphone also has a 4,500 mAh battery with support for fast wireless charging and regular fast charging. This phone also supports reverse wireless charging, which can be used to charge accessories and smartphones that support wireless charging. As this has a slightly bigger screen, the battery life between the Galaxy S20 and the Galaxy S20+ will be almost identical.
Samsung Galaxy S20+: Verdict
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ is the latest flagship smartphone from Samsung. This device has everything that a high-end smartphone user might expect. Besides, it also offers some of the industry-leading features like LPDDR5 RAM and a display that can offer up to 1200nits of brightness, which will elevate the smartphone user-experience.
If you are looking for a high-end smartphone with a big display and a big battery and likes to watch a lot of content, then the Galaxy S20+ might be the device that you should consider.