- Samsung has begun deliveries for Galaxy S20 Ultra
- Samsung was earlier scheduled to begin deliveries starting March 24
- The Galaxy S20 Ultra comes with a quad camera set-up
Samsung India has announced that it will kick-off deliveries of the pre-booked Galaxy S20 Ultra smartphones starting today. Galaxy S20 Ultra comes with a number of new features, including the promise of 100x Space Zoom -- a feat that Samsung explains has been achieved using a combination of Hybrid Optic Zoom and Super-Resolution Zoom.
Apart from this, the Galaxy S20 Ultra also brings with itself a 108-megapixel lens and the most powerful selfie camera on a Galaxy phone yet -- a 40-megapixel front camera. The Galaxy S20 Ultra also promises 8K video recording among other features.
In India, the Galaxy S20 Ultra is priced at Rs 92,999 and will be up for purchase across retail stores, Samsung.com and leading online portals starting today.
In terms of specs, the Galaxy S20 Ultra comes with some powerful internals. Being the latest flagship from Samsung, the Galaxy S20 Ultra also gets the fastest chipset available to the company right now. Depending on the region of purchase, the phone would either support a 5G enabled Snapdragon 865 or a 4G modem totting Exynos 990 chipset -- in India, it's the latter. The 4G variant in India gets 12GB of RAM The phone also gets up to 512GB of storage that can be further expanded using a MicroSD card.
Among the major highlights of the Galaxy S20 Ultra is its massive display. The Galaxy S20 Ultra comes with the biggest display on a Galaxy S series device to date, as it sports a massive display that's 6.9-inches in size.
The display also supports a maximum resolution of 1440x3200 pixels and the Infinity-O Dynamic AMOLED screen also boasts of a native 20:9 aspect ratio and a centered punch-hole.
The Galaxy S20 Ultra's display isn't only the biggest ever for a Galaxy S series phone, it is also the fastest. The Galaxy S20 Ultra's panel is rated to refresh at high speeds that haven't been seen on Samsung smartphones before.
This is because the phone supports 120Hz refresh rate. This also makes it one of the fastest panels in the market, fit to take the challenge from flagships from other phone makers.
The phone also features the biggest battery on an S series phone to date. As per the spec sheet, the device gets a 5000mAh battery to keep the lights on. This should make it a real battery beast when it comes to day to day usage. The phone also pairs the battery with super-fast 45W charging technology to help the big battery juice up in a short span of time.