Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max

Display

Size

6.9 inches
6.7 inches

Resolution

3200 x 1440 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
509 PPI
 

Technology

Dynamic AMOLED
OLED

Screen-to-body

90.70 %
 

Features

120Hz refresh rate (@1080p), HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250
Apple A14 Bionic

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Hexa-core, 64-bit, 5 nm

GPU

Adreno 650
Yes

RAM

12GB
6GB

Internal storage

128GB
not expandable

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
 

OS

Android (10), Samsung One UI
iOS

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
 

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Quad camera

Main camera

108 MP
 

Features

OIS, PDAF
 

Second camera

48 MP
 

Features

Telephoto, OIS, PDAF
Telephoto

Third camera

12 MP
 

Features

Ultra-wide, Autofocus
Ultra-wide

Fourth camera

0.3 MP VGA
 

Features

ToF
ToF

Video recording

7680x4320 (8K UHD) (24 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)

Features

OIS, HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS
 

Front

40 MP
 

Features

PDAF, HDR
 

Design

Dimensions

6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches (166.9 x 76 x 8.8 mm)
6.26 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches (159 x 78 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

7.83 oz (222 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)
 

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Stainless steel

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint
3D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Colors

Cosmic black, Cosmic grey
 

Cellular

5G

n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n28, n40, n77, n78, SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave
 

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Lightning

Features

Charging, Headphones port, OTG
Charging, Headphones port

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

NFC, ANT+
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Shopping information

MSRP

$ 1400
 
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