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Basic Information
Android 11, 10Android 11
6.49 x 3.04 x 0.32 inches6.50 x 2.80 x 0.32 inches
7.34 ounces6.60 ounces
Mystic black, Mystic bronze and Mystic whiteBlack, Grey and Purple
Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus) and Stainless steel Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1054.00$ 1300.00
Display / Screen
6.9 inches6.5 inches
3088 x 1440 pixels 3840 x 1644 pixels
494 pixels per inch643 pixels per inch
No touch screenNo touch screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SM8250-AB chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 3000 MHz) processorKryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor
Adreno 650 GPUAdreno 660 GPU
128 GB internal memory256 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slotmicroSDXC (up to 1 TB) external memory slot
108.00 MP + 10.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.70 aperture
26.00mm focal length24.00mm focal length
0.75 inches (1/1.33") sensor0.59 inches (1/1.7") sensor
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (120 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (240 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM
Battery Life
4500mAh Li - Polymer Battery4500mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.2
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

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has a general score of 11.76, which is a bit better than the Xperia 1 III's general score of 11.1. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra's design has the same thickness than the Xperia 1 III, but it's somewhat heavier. Both devices we are comparing use the same Android 11 OS.

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra counts with a bit better processing unit than Sony Xperia 1 III. Both of them have 12 GB of RAM memory and 8 CPU cores. Xperia 1 III has a slightly better looking display than Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, because although it has a little smaller screen, it also counts with a higher pixel density and a better resolution of 1644 x 3840.

Sony Xperia 1 III has a superior storage capacity to install applications and games than Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, because it has a SD memory card expansion slot that allows a maximum of 1 TB and 256 GB internal memory capacity. The Xperia 1 III has a little longer battery duration than Galaxy Note 20 Ultra.

The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has a much better camera than Xperia 1 III, because although it has a smaller aperture, it also counts with a way higher video resolution, a much bigger camera sensor and a much higher 108 MP resolution back camera.

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra not only is the best phones in our comparison, but it's also a bargain compared to the other phones, which makes it very easy to pick between these phones.