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Basic Information
Android 11, 10Android 9.0 Pie
6.49 x 3.04 x 0.32 inches6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 inches
7.34 ounces6.88 ounces
Mystic black, Mystic bronze and Mystic whiteDeep Sea blue, Maple gold, Midnight black and Orchid gray
Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus) and Stainless steel Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1054.00$ 440.00
Display / Screen
6.9 inches6.3 inches
3088 x 1440 pixels 2960 x 1440 pixels
494 pixels per inch522 pixels per inch
No touch screenNo touch screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SM8250-AB chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 3000 MHz) processorKryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm (Octa-Core 2350 MHz) processor
Adreno 650 GPUAdreno 540 GPU
128 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slotmicroSDXC (up to 256 GB) external memory slot
108.00 MP + 10.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.70 aperture
26.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.75 inches (1/1.33") sensor0.39 inches (1/2.55") sensor
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM
Battery Life
4500mAh Li - Polymer Battery3300mAh Li - Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
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Comparison review

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra is much better than Galaxy Note8, with a 11.76 score against 9.9. Even though the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra is just a little bit heavier than Galaxy Note8, it's just a little bit thinner and much newer. Both devices in this comparison review come with Android operating system, but Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has the previous 11 version while Galaxy Note8 has Android 9.0 Pie.

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra and Galaxy Note8 both have quite similar displays, because although the Galaxy Note8 has a little smaller screen and a little bit worse resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels, it also counts with a just a little more pixels per screen inch. The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra features a much greater memory capacity for applications, games, photos and videos than Samsung Galaxy Note8, because it has 128 GB internal storage capacity and a SD card slot that holds up to 1000 GB.

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has a bit faster CPU than Galaxy Note8, and although they both have the same number of cores, the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra also has more RAM. Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has just a little bit longer battery duration than Samsung Galaxy Note8, because it has 4500mAh of battery capacity against 3300mAh.

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra captures way better pictures and videos than Galaxy Note8, because although it has a tinier diafragm aperture which is not nice for low light captures and video, it also counts with a way higher video definition, a lot bigger back camera sensor and a much more megapixels camera.

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra costs a lot more than Galaxy Note8, but you can get a better phone for that few extra dollars.