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Global Score
11.659.76
Basic Information
SamsungSamsung
Android 11, 10--
2020-03-062017-04-21
6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches
7.83 ounces5.47 ounces
Cosmic black and Cosmic greyArctic silver, Burgundy red, Coral blue, Maple gold, Midnight black, Orchid gray and Rose pink
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1157.00$ 173.00
Display / Screen
6.9 inches5.8 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 2960 x 1440 pixels
Dynamic AMOLED Super AMOLED
509 pixels per inch568 pixels per inch
No touch screenNo touch screen
8.78.9
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processorKryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm (Octa-Core 2350 MHz) processor
12 GB RAM4 GB RAM
Adreno 650 GPUAdreno 540 GPU
9.729.27
Storage
128 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) external memory slotmicroSDXC (up to 256 GB) external memory slot
15.3810.78
Camera
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.70 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 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD) slow motion video
13.429.79
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
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
10.76.7
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery3000mAh Li - Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
4.884.08
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0, EDR
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
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

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is better than Galaxy S8, with a 11.65 score against 9.76. Although the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is much newer than Galaxy S8, it's somewhat thicker and extremely heavier. The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G counts with a little bit better hardware performance than Galaxy S8, and although they both have 8 processing cores, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G also has a higher amount of RAM.

The Galaxy S8 features a little bit better screen than Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, because although it has a little bit smaller screen and a bit lower 1440 x 2960px resolution, it also counts with a little bit more pixels per inch of screen. The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G takes much clearer videos and photos than Galaxy S8, because although it has a tinier aperture which is not nice for low light photography, it also counts with a much higher video resolution, a way bigger sensor which gives a much higher photo and video quality and a back facing camera with way more megapixels.

The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a superior storage capacity for applications and games than Samsung Galaxy S8, because it has more internal memory and a slot for an external memory card that holds up to 1000 GB. The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features longer battery duration than Samsung Galaxy S8, because it has a 67% greater battery capacity.

Although Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is a better device, it is a lot more expensive than Galaxy S8, and it doesn't have such a good price and quality relation as the Galaxy S8. So if you want that extra specs, you can buy Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, else you can save some money and get the Galaxy S8, resigning a couple features and specs.