Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Should you buy Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra or Samsung Galaxy S9? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage, battery capa...city, operating system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsSamsung Galaxy S20 UltraSamsung Galaxy S9
Price69990.051785.0
Camera108 MP + 48 MP + 12 MP And 40 MP12 MP And 8 MP
Battery5000 mAh3000 mAh
Display6.9 inches (17.53 cm)5.8 inches (14.73 cm)
Operating SystemAndroid v10 (Q)Android v8.0 (Oreo)
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery

5000 mAh 3000 mAh

Display

Display

6.9 inches (17.53 cm) 5.8 inches (14.73 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera

40 MP 8 MP

Processor

Processor

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 990 Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

RAM

RAM

12 GB 4 GB

Rear Camera

Rear Camera

108 MP + 48 MP + 12 MP 12 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

5000 mAh 3000 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Fast, 45W Yes, Fast

Removable

Removable

No No

TalkTime

TalkTime

Up to 25 Hours(4G) Up to 22 Hours(3G)

Type

Type

Li-ion Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

Wireless Charging

Wireless Charging

Yes Yes

Design

Build Material

Build Material

Back: Gorilla Glass Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Colours

Cosmic Grey, Cosmic Black Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Lilac Purple

Height

Height

166.9 mm 147.7 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness

Dust proof Dust proof

Thickness

Thickness

8.8 mm 8.5 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68 Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Weight

Weight

220 grams 163 grams

Width

Width

76 mm 68.7 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio

20:9 18.5:9

Bezel-less display

Bezel-less display

Yes with punch-hole display Yes

Display Type

Display Type

Dynamic AMOLED 2x Super AMOLED

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

Yes, HDR 10+ -

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

509 ppi 568 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate

120 Hz -

Resolution

Resolution

1440x3200 px (QHD+) 1440x2960 px (QHD+)

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v6 Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Screen Size

Screen Size

6.9 inches (17.53 cm) 5.8 inches (14.73 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

90.62 % 84.51 %

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Front Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes, Phase Detection autofocus Yes

Camera Features

Camera Features

- Wide Angle Selfie

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Single -

Resolution

Resolution

40 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.4µm pixel size) 8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

Sensor

Sensor

CMOS -

Video Recording

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps -
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General

Brand

Brand

Samsung Samsung

Custom UI

Custom UI

Samsung One UI -

Launch Date

Launch Date

February 15, 2020 (Official) March 16, 2018 (Official)

Operating System

Operating System

Android v10 (Q) Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus Yes, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Camera Features

Camera Features

Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus 8 x Digital Zoom Auto Flash Digital image stabilization Face detection Simultaneous HD video and image recording Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Quad Single

Flash

Flash

Yes, LED Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

12000 x 9000 Pixels 4000 x 3000 Pixels

OIS

OIS

Yes Yes

Resolution

Resolution

108 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle (79° field-of-view), Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 0.8µm pixel size)48 MP f/3.5, Telephoto Camera(102 mm focal length, 2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(13 mm focal length, 1.4µm pixel size) 12 MP f/2.4, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

Sensor

Sensor

ISOCELL Plus S5K2L3, CMOS image sensor, ISOCELL Plus

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording

7680x4320 @ 24 fps 3840x2160 @ 60 fps 1920x1080 @ 240 fps 1280x720 @ 960 fps 3840x2160 @ 60 fps 1920x1080 @ 60 fps 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Features

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Atmos

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

USB Type-C 3.5 mm

FM Radio

FM Radio

No No

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes Yes

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.0

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC

Yes Yes

Network Support

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SIM 1

SIM 1

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz 4G Speed: 200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18) 3G Speed: HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑ GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz 4G Speed: 200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18) 3G Speed: HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓ GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid) SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 a/b/n/ac/ax) 5GHz, MIMO Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

CPU

CPU

Octa core (2.73 GHz, Dual core, M5 Mongoose + 2.5 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A76 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55) Octa core (2.7 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Chipset

Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 990 Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

Fabrication

Fabrication

7 nm 10 nm

Graphics

Graphics

Mali-G77 MP11 Mali-G72 MP18

RAM type

RAM Type

LPDDR5 LPDDR4X

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

On-screen Rear

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Ultrasonic -

IRIS Scanner

IRIS Scanner

- Yes

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope Light sensor, Proximity sensor, rgbw sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Stylus

Stylus

- Yes

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Yes, Up to 1 TB Yes, Up to 400 GB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

128 GB 64 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type

UFS 3.0 UFS 2.1

USB OTG

USB OTG

Yes Yes

User Available Storage

User Available Storage

Up to 104 GB -
Scoring parameters
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