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Global Score
11.6510.35
Basic Information
SamsungSamsung
Android 11, 10Android 11, 10
2020-03-062020-11-06
6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.47 x 2.99 x 0.34 inches
7.83 ounces6.81 ounces
Cosmic black and Cosmic greyPrism Dot black, Prism Dot grey and Prism Dot white
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)--
Scratch-Resistant Glass--
$ 1157.00--
Display / Screen
6.9 inches6.6 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 1600 x 720 pixels
Dynamic AMOLED Super AMOLED
509 pixels per inch266 pixels per inch
No touch screenNo touch screen
8.77.2
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processorKryo 570, 64-bit, 8 nm (Octa-Core 2200 MHz) processor
12 GB RAM4 GB RAM
Adreno 650 GPUAdreno 619 GPU
9.729.18
Storage
128 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slotmicroSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slot
15.3815.38
Camera
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP48.00 MP + 20.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.80 aperture
26.00mm focal length--
0.5 inches (1/2") 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 (480 fps) (HD) slow motion video
13.4211.11
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
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
10.710.7
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery5000mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless Charging--
4.885.36
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
FM Radio--

Comparison review

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is much better than the Samsung Galaxy A42, getting a 11.65 score against 10.35. The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is a better phone than Samsung Galaxy A42, it must be noted that it's also heavier and just a little bit thicker. Both of these phones come with the same Android 11 OS.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a way better display than Galaxy A42, because it has a bit larger screen, a way better resolution of 1440 x 3200 and a lot higher screen density. Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G counts with a little better hardware performance than Samsung Galaxy A42, and although they both have a Octa-Core processing unit, the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G also has a larger amount of RAM.

The Galaxy A42 counts with as much storage to install applications and games as the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, both have a slot for an external memory card that allows up to 1000 GB and the same internal storage. Samsung Galaxy A42 has a bit superior battery life than Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G. The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a much better camera than Samsung Galaxy A42, and although they both have a same size aperture, the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G also has a lot higher video quality and a way more mega-pixels back camera.