Samsung Galaxy Note 20 & 20 Ultra versus the competition


Curious to see how the new Galaxy S20 series smartphones stack up against the competition? We’ve put together a comparison table that shows the specifications and pricing differences between the Samsung Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Motorola Edge+, Huawei P40 Pro and the Oneplus 8 Pro.

While the new Note devices may not seem that much more expensive than their closest competitors, many of the other devices have been on the market for a few months already and are already enjoying reasonable discounts.

How do think the new Note series from Samsung stacks up against the competition?

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Motorola Edge+ OnePlus 8 Pro Huawei P40 Pro
Price $1,299 $999 $999 $899/$999 €999 ($1099 USD)
Screen size 6.9-inches 6.7-inches 6.57-inches 6.78-inches 6.58-inches
Resolution 1440 x 3040 1080 x 2280 1080 x 2340 1440 x 3168 1200 x 2640
Density 487 ppi 376 ppi 385 ppi 513 ppi 441 ppi
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Kirin 990
RAM 12GB 8GB 12GB 8 / 12 GB 8GB
Storage 128 / 512 GB 128GB 256GB 128 / 256 GB 256 GB
Battery 4500 mAh 4300 mAh 5000 mAh 4510 mAh 4,200 mAh
OS Android 10 Android 10 Android 10 Android 10 Android 10
Rear camera Triple cameras: 108MP, f/1.8 (standard)
12MP, f/3.0 (5x telephoto)
12MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide)
Triple cameras: 12MP, f/1.8 (standard)
64MP, f/3.0 (3x telephoto)
12MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide)
108 MP, f/1.8, (standard),
8 MP, f/2.4, 81mm (telephoto),
16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide),
3D ToF

Quad-cameras: 48MP, f/1.78, (standard),
8MP, f/2.4 (telephoto),
48MP, f/2.2, 119 degrees (ultrawide),
5MP, f/2.4 (color filter)

50 MP, f/1.9 (standard)40MP f/1.8, 18mm (ultra-wide)
12 MP, f/3.4, 125mm (telephoto)
3D ToF
Front camera 10MP, f/2.2 10MP, f/2.2 25 MP, f/2.0 16MP, f/2.4 32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm
IR Depth Camera
Bluetooth v5.1 v5.1 v5.1 v5.1 v5.1
NFC Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dimensions 77.2 x 164.8 x 8.1mm 75.2 x 161.6 x 8.1 mm 161.1 x 71.4 x 9.6 mm 165.3 x 74.35 x 8.5 mm 158.2 x 72.6 x 9 mm
Weight 208 g 192 g 203 g 199 g 203g
Water Resistance IP68 IP68 Splash resistant N/A IP68
Wireless Charging Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Special features 25W fast charging, reverse wireless charging, S Pen, ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, 120Hz display 25W fast charging, reverse wireless charging, S Pen, ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, 120Hz display 18W fast charging, 5W reverse wireless charging, in-display fingerprint sensor, 90Hz refresh display

30W fast charging,
30W wireless fast charging,
Reverse wireless charging,

In-display fingprint sensor,
120 Hz display

1/1.28-inch main camera sensor, 40W fast charging,
Reverse wireless charging, 90Hz display, Optical in-display fingerprint sensor
Nick Gray
I'm a life-long tech enthusiast who has a soft spot for HTC. After writing about tech for more than a decade, I jumped at the opportunity to take on the role of Editor in Chief at Phandroid. Please contact me at [email protected].

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