The new devices all sport overhauled camera systems and support for 5G connectivity in addition to improved display technology.
The Samsung Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra offer 6.2-inch, 6.7-inch, and 6.9-inch OLED displays respectively, each with a refresh rate of up to 120Hz.
Samsung’s Galaxy S20 Ultra is the flagship of the range, offering a highly-advanced camera system with up to 100x Super Resolution zoom.
The smartphones that will initially roll out in South Africa will not offer 5G connectivity, but Samsung Africa CEO Sung Yoon said that a mobile 5G network was expected to launch in South Africa in the next few months and the company was in discussions with mobile operators regarding the launch of 5G devices.
Below is a breakdown of the local pricing for Samsung’s new Galaxy S20 smartphones. The devices will be available in South Africa from 6 March 2020.
- Samsung Galaxy S20 128GB – R18,999
- Samsung Galaxy S20+ 128GB – R20,999
- Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 256GB – R26,999
Customers who pre-order or purchase the Galaxy S20+ or Galaxy S20 Ultra before 12 March will qualify for a free pair of Galaxy Buds+ valued at R2,999.