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Basic Information
Android 11, 10Android 11
6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches6.18 x 2.68 x 0.32 inches
7.83 ounces5.96 ounces
Cosmic black and Cosmic greyBlack, Green and Pink
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6) and Metal
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 1157.00--
Display / Screen
6.9 inches6.1 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 2520 x 1080 pixels
509 pixels per inch449 pixels per inch
No touch screenNo touch screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 chipset
Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2840 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 + 40.00 MP12.00 MP + 8.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.70 aperture
26.00mm focal length24.00mm focal length
0.5 inches (1/2") 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) and HSPA
Nano SIMNano SIM
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery4500mAh Nano SIM Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless Charging--
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.2
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
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Comparison review

The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is just a bit better than Xperia 5 III, having a global score of 11.65 against 10.78. These devices have the same Android 11 OS, so you shouldn't perceive any differences in that aspect. Although the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G is a better cellphone than Xperia 5 III, we must tell that it's also older, extremely heavier and just a bit thicker.

Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a bit better screen than Xperia 5 III, because it has a better resolution of 1440 x 3200, a just a little better pixels density and a quite larger screen. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G features a little bit better performance than Xperia 5 III, and although they both have a Octa-Core CPU, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G also has 4 GB more RAM memory.

Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G counts with a lot better camera than Xperia 5 III, because although it has a smaller aperture which is not good for low light captures and videos and a tinier back camera sensor shooting worse quality videos and images, it also counts with a way higher 7680x4320 video quality and a back facing camera with lot more megapixels.

The Xperia 5 III has a very superior storage capacity to install applications and games than Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, because it has 128 GB more internal storage capacity and a slot for external memory cards that allows a maximum of 1 TB. The Xperia 5 III features a battery life that's just as good as the battery performance in Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, although the Xperia 5 III has a 10% lower battery size.