Samsung Galaxy S20 and S20 Ultra hands-on
Samsung announced its latest flagship phones, the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra. The camera system is the big, new thing, plus a 120Hz screen. Dieter Bohn goes hands-on with the new phones, their wild zoom lenses, and more. They’ll be available March 6th with prices ranging from $999.99 to $1,599.99, and with preorders beginning February 21st.
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  • The Verge
    The Verge

    What feature on the S20 interests you the most?

    • airupthur ML23
      airupthur ML23

      The camera is beast!

    • Louisville

      The 120hz display is what I'm interested in I'm using pixel 4xl and the 90hz is very smooth and snappy I wonder if it's a big difference

    • Ilya Nemtsev
      Ilya Nemtsev

      120hz screen and 240hz touch refresh rate

    • Suraj Yadav
      Suraj Yadav

      it's price

    • Good Old Days
      Good Old Days

      That beautiful price 😂

  • Bryan Thompson
    Bryan Thompson

    Can you test gaming?

  • David Martrano
    David Martrano

    If I had to chose, the base model would do me, Why? The form factor, the 6.2in display. Normally I'm a plus guy but the size, 6.7 or 6.9 are out of the mix, their just too big? The 6.2 would be perfect for my uses!

  • CesAlvz

    iPhone 11 Pro looking dated in comparison with its thicker bezels, chin and notch

  • Ross

    Doesn't make sense to me the S20 plus having the exact same cameras as the S20. Surely it should be somewhere in between both?

  • maxroman2010

    Now that s9+ costs 250 bucks, I am thinking of getting it 🤣)) while rich kids (a lot of the time aren’t appreciating their lives) are thinking which over 1000 dollars phone to buy

  • maxroman2010

    They aren’t all contenders... only the ultra is the contender for the best flagship. 🤦‍♂️ all others are just regular phones.. 🤣 like iPhone 11 is good phone, but... it is not “the best flagship”.

  • Tyebrea Battle
    Tyebrea Battle

    do they have expandable storage ?

  • boxertest

    16 gb of ram on a phone..................

  • AR

    Still has chins in 2020, wow

  • FullAttach

    Sounds like a 12mp phone with subpar sub-divided pixels.

  • Kemari Gooden
    Kemari Gooden

    i love everything about the s20 except the price

  • Erwin Rommel
    Erwin Rommel


  • David Francisc
    David Francisc

    Everybody on 5g!!! Come one guys the technology is not yet accurate, is not tested full capacity and the test were made give low results not even up to 500mb constantly !!! My opinion stick to s10,10plus,note10. Keep the money for holidays and wait another 1-2 years before invest over 1000£ in a phone !!! When 5g actually start working i mean really working then you will realise that what is on the phone now is just commercial and advertise . Thanks.

  • William Mackay
    William Mackay

    Interesting question here is S20 Ultra or Z Fold. I know which one I’d pick.

  • Bard the Bowman
    Bard the Bowman

    Apple doesn't really seem that bad now,does it? 999$ starting price,what were they thinking


    Is Huawei p30 Pro better in regards to camera specs?

  • Raghuram Somanchi
    Raghuram Somanchi

    Sir please explain how the 12 Mega pixels cameras on S20 and S20 +are superior to the 64 Mega Pixels camera on Samsung A71? Is it a downgrade or an upgrade? I am unable to understand.. 😃

  • Eric Yeung
    Eric Yeung


  • Chaika Gaz
    Chaika Gaz

    Who else is skipping s20 and waiting for note 20? It will probably be s20 with a pen.

  • MeesNaguMuiste

    Does S20 suffers PWM screen flicker issue as previous generations?

  • HamzahK

    Dieter needs to make a video together with MKBHD

  • s diggly
    s diggly

    Disulfur monoxide

  • Robert Marcus
    Robert Marcus

    I'm so sad about that you get the s20 series in europe only with the exynos 990 processor and not with the snapdragon 865😪

  • Huỳnh Duy
    Huỳnh Duy

    I see u more times than the phone in this video. We need to see the phone

  • Alexander Sokolov
    Alexander Sokolov

    All the Apple 1000$ phone haters suddenly vanished from comment sections over last 2 years...

  • Daniel Hernandez
    Daniel Hernandez

    I don't see how this is better than the OnePlus 7 Pro. I'd much rather have that compared to this.

  • Oxi Clean
    Oxi Clean

    Why does he talk so damn fast? 5:56 What does he mean by milli meter wave? What is all this nerd language? Not everybody is gonna know what youre talking about bro. And why is the background music always so loud in verge videos???

  • Timo Genzen
    Timo Genzen

    Music = too loud

  • MGR 99
    MGR 99

    16GB of RAM 512GB SSD $1600 Is that my laptop? Oh, no, it's a phone, like holy hell.

    • GK M
      GK M

      India 4g version 8 GB ram 128 GB

  • Julian Rollinson
    Julian Rollinson

    I got the s10+ instead of another high spec phone soley because it has a 3.5mm aux audio jack- I shall wait until until samsung finally comes around and they release another one.. in like.. 4 years

  • Shubham Tripathi
    Shubham Tripathi

    If the next iPhone had specs like these, tech reviewers would be salivating. But since its an S20, all you can say is, "it's a lot of specs"..

  • Raul M
    Raul M

    I don’t think these phones or any phones for the matter should cost more than $1000..

  • I'm a boring girl
    I'm a boring girl

    checking in my pocket....nope just remembering that I don't work 😂😂😭

  • Callum Oorandom
    Callum Oorandom

    Much as I love these phones the prices are just disgustingly high. Would never pay anymore than £700 myself. Even though I love a great camera set up.

  • Poonam Gupta
    Poonam Gupta

    Does s20 ultra have edge yes or not

  • Tooth andNail
    Tooth andNail


  • rjdraper205

    7.0 inch phone

  • dexterter

    Single shot feature looks pretty neat

  • Santiago

    Prefer to pay less than half price to get Xiaomi 10 or almost same price for an iPhone.

  • David Faiheng
    David Faiheng

    That Camera has a phone in it...

  • Watching E
    Watching E

    I want this phone but it cost 😞

    • GK M
      GK M

      I ordered

  • BigMackhan

    They have and know the technology but they don't use it ?I think it's a universal expression. Anyway the industry is like any other animal they want to take advantage not necessarily be used like a beach. Be used or get a beach. 😆

  • Shantanu Singh
    Shantanu Singh

    I loved this video A LOT

  • X YZ
    X YZ

    Interested in the S20+ but in the UK only the 128GB version is available for pre-order. If I’m spending that much on a phone I want 512GB. It made me consider the cheaper S10+ 512GB but I hate the larger selfie cam cut out.

  • rotane

    Man the background music is obnoxiously loud in this video…

  • YouTube Zone
    YouTube Zone

    Samsung : I am the best camera phone Camera : Am i a joke to you ???

  • Loli

    why do we need that much cameras..

  • mtm CEPAT
    mtm CEPAT

    I still use my Nokia 6.

    • soinhu foitu
      soinhu foitu

      Man there's a lot of commwnts in this video and A lot of highlight "Alot"

  • Pharaoh Bz-Nine
    Pharaoh Bz-Nine

    I'm rocking a note 8 and honestly think the ultra would be a great step up but I know my note is fine. I dont want for anything. Just got to appreciate what you have and understand that you dont need the current phone every year.

    • soinhu foitu
      soinhu foitu

      So glad these big companies are raising the prices like they are crazy. This is only helping smaller companies that are almost as good.

  • Dark Star
    Dark Star

    you guys are just the best! 😘 i will go with the ultra in grey 'coz yolo 🤣

  • pinky1900's

    Still working with my horrible Note 10 battery. Finish an 8 hr work day and end with 25% you are eating dinner while the phone is charging.

  • Hamza Malik
    Hamza Malik

    S20 Vs ultra please. I wanna know battery life differences and if the different camera setups actually have a big difference.

  • M E
    M E

    I wonder who these expensive phones are supposed to be marketed to?

    • niduoe stre
      niduoe stre

      much different.

  • xavierrobinson55

    Ever since you mentioned that it doesn't have an audio Jack I am no longer excited for this phone.

    • xavierrobinson55

      @niduoe stre I still have a Galaxy s8. I don't need to upgrade, I just thought maybe I should because the phone looks cool.

    • niduoe stre
      niduoe stre

      I want the ultra but ima wait a bit till it gets a lil cheaper. I feel like getting the s20 and s20+ is a waste of money cause I already have the S10+ and I don't feel like it will be that

  • Robert Adams
    Robert Adams

    A high amount of Ram and a 108MP camera and 100X Zoom feature that's a horrible gimmick isn't " Alot" of specs. 3 is only a few.

  • Joao Roman
    Joao Roman

    Why someone who reviews a galaxy uses an Apple Watch? It’s like, the review looses credibility

  • Daniela Pacheco
    Daniela Pacheco

    No headphone jack me no like

  • Louie Fajardo
    Louie Fajardo

    922k Views? Wow!

  • soinhu foitu
    soinhu foitu

    Remember the time when Samsung was much cheaper than Apple?