Galaxy S20 Names Official, Pass Thailand Certification
Numerous info has leaked relating to upcoming Samsung’s Galaxy S flagships. Now, the Galaxy S20 collection names are official, as two fashions have acquired Thailand certification (NBTC).
Galaxy S20 names official alongside mannequin numbers
With mannequin numbers SM-G980F/DS and SM-G985F/DS, these two units have been formally named because the Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20+ respectively. The mannequin numbers themselves correspond to the subsequent “Galaxies,” seeing that the Galaxy S10 collection had mannequin numbers SM-G970, SM-G973, and SM-G975.
The SM-G973 mannequin quantity corresponds to the common S10. SM-G80 corresponds to the common Galaxy S20. There will likely be no Galaxy S20e as an S10e counterpart. The SM-G975 corresponds to the Galaxy S10+, and SM-G985 to the Galaxy S20+. The use of the letter “F” within the mannequin numbers corresponds to provider unlocked fashions. “DS” stands for “Dual SIM,” for individuals who are questioning.
Why the Galaxy S20 collection is the successor to the Galaxy S10 collection
Some could marvel why it’s that “Galaxy S20” is the next-generation collection from the Galaxy S10 collection. The reply is that Samsung desires to assist prospects bear in mind its system names. “Galaxy S20” for the yr 2020 makes a number of sense versus “Galaxy S11” for the yr 2020. The extra memorable the title, the extra doubtless customers will establish with the product. It’s inconceivable to count on larger gross sales when prospects ask, “What version of the Galaxy is it this time? I can’t remember.” That occurs extra in provider retail shops than one may assume.
Samsung does this fairly a bit. Remember the Galaxy Note 7? It was initially to be “6” as a substitute, however Samsung moved the quantity up in-step with the Galaxy S7 collection. The new cellphone names are consistent with the yr, and can match every year within the a long time to come back. That is, if Samsung’s new system numbering system continues.
Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20+ specs
The Galaxy S20 collection is predicted to showcase three telephones, although the Thailand certification solely offers two (S20 and S20+). There is not any Galaxy S20 Ultra in sight, although time will doubtless treatment that.
Samsung will not reveal a Galaxy S20e, as the corporate has eradicated its “affordable flagship” from the equation. All three Galaxy S20 fashions are anticipated to characteristic Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865/Samsung’s Exynos 990 SoC, 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and 120Hz refresh fee. Also, all three fashions could have microSD card slots and include IP68 water and dirt resistance. Software-wise, they’re going to all characteristic Google’s Android 10 system replace with Samsung’s One UI “overlay” on high. One new characteristic Samsung could introduce on the unveiling is Quick Share, its S-Beam successor and Apple AirDrop rival.
Apart from these similarities, the S20 could have a 6.2-inch panel, whereas the Galaxy S20 could have a 6.7-inch show. The Galaxy S20 Ultra will boast a 6.9-inch panel alongside the largest battery capability (5000mAh). The S20 and S20+ will nonetheless have good battery sizes (4000 and 4500mAh), however they’re going to doubtless be no match for the Ultra. 4G and 5G fashions will likely be supported, although 4G fashions is probably not out there in all world markets.
Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S20 collection at its Galaxy Unpacked 2020 occasion on February 11, 2020.