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Basic Information
Android 11, 10--
6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches5.65 x 2.79 x 0.30 inches
7.83 ounces6.24 ounces
Cosmic black and Cosmic greyGold, Silver and Space gray
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)Glass and Stainless steel
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1157.00$ 380.00
Display / Screen
6.9 inches5.8 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 2436 x 1125 pixels
509 pixels per inch463 pixels per inch
--625 cd/m2 brightness
No touch screenNo touch screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 chipsetApple A12 Bionic APL1W81 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processorVortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm (Hexa-Core 2490 MHz) processor
Adreno 650 GPUApple 4-core GPU GPU
128 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slotNo SD card slot
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP12.00 MP + 7.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.80 aperture
26.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.5 inches (1/2") sensor0.39 inches (1/2.55") sensor
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (60 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 HSUPALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery2659mAh Li - Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
Fingerprint ID Scanner--
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
FM Radio--

Comparison review

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G has a general score of 11.65, which is better than Apple iPhone XS's score of 9.78. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G's construction is newer, but extremely heavier and somewhat thicker than Apple iPhone XS. Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G counts with a little faster CPU than Apple iPhone XS, because it has 8 GB more RAM and a greater number of cores.

IPhone XS counts with a little sharper screen than Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, although it has a little smaller screen, a just a bit less pixels per screen inch and a way worse 1125 x 2436px resolution. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a superior memory for applications, games, photos and videos than Apple iPhone XS, because it has a SD memory card expansion slot that supports up to 1000 GB and 64 GB more internal memory capacity.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G takes a lot better photos and videos than Apple iPhone XS, and although they both have a same size diafragm aperture, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G also has a back-facing camera with lot more mega-pixels, a lot better video resolution and a much bigger sensor providing a much higher image quality.

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a way better battery duration than iPhone XS, because it has a 5000mAh battery capacity against 2659mAh.

Although Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is a better device, it costs a lot more money than iPhone XS, and it doesn't have such a good relation between it's price and quality as iPhone XS. If you prefer to save a few dollars, you can get iPhone XS, and give up a few features and specifications, but you will get the most out of your savings.