Samsung’s A20 has proved to be popular in the market and the Korean company has followed that success up with the Samsung Galaxy A20s. Like its predecesor, this is a budget/mid-range Android phone, but with a few improved specs.
Samsung fans in Nigeria will be happy to see that fast charging is still in the picture and the rear camera now has 3 sensors instead of the two on the A20. The processor has been changed to a Qualcomm unit, which is good. However, it will be a dampener to some that the display is no longer Super AMOLED. But it isn’t a poor display still.
Samsung Galaxy A20s Key Specs and Features
Here are details of the phone as available in Nigeria:
- 6.5-inch, IPS LCD Infinity-V Display, 720 X 1560 pixels (264 ppi) with a waterdrop notch
- Android 9.0 Pie + One UI
- 4G LTE (up to 150 Mbps)
- Dimensions: 163.3 x 77.5 x 8.0 mm
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 CPU
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB built-in storage
- Memory card support of up to 1TB
- Triple camera: 13MP main sensor + 5MP depth sensor + 8MP wide-angle sensor
- 8MP front camera for selfies
- Fingerprint scanner (rear-mounted)
- Face Unlock
- USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- 4000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery with 15W fast charging
- Price: ₦56,500.00
Questions about Samsung Galaxy A20s 2019
Does Samsung Galaxy A20s have Face Unlock?
In addition to having a fingerprint scanner at the back, Samsung A20s has Face Unlock, giving you the option of choosing to unlock the phone with your face.
Does Samsung A20s have fingerprint reader?
Yes; Samsung Galaxy A20s has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Does Samsung Galaxy A20s have front flash?
The Galaxy A20 has an 8MP front camera for taking selfies. The selfie camera does not have LED flash.
What is the price of Samsung A20s?
The Samsung Galaxy A20s is an affordable mid-range smartphone with decent features and specs. In Nigeria, it sells for ₦56,500.
Does Samsung Galaxy A20s have Gorilla Glass?
The IPS LCD display of the Samsung Galaxy A20s does not have Gorilla Glass protection.
Does Samsung Galaxy A20s have Wireless Charging?
No; Samsung A20 does not have wireless charging or reverse charging.
Should You Buy It?
So, we are at that point where we ask the big question: should you buy the alaxy A20s? Is it good value for money? Are there better smartphone deals available in the market? What are the competing devices available?
Like its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy A20s 2019 is a droid that has solid build quality, adequate RAM for a smooth user experience, a fingerprint reader, a big battery, and fast charging. And now with an improved camera, a good phone has gotten better.
Samsung lovers will snap it up without looking elsewhere. But if you are looking for the best bang for buck, you will find phones that offer similar performance for less in the market. If you are on a tight budget, you should explore competing smartphones like TECNO Camon 12, vivo Y12, Huawei Y7 Prime 2019, and TECNO Pouvoir 3 Plus, among others. If you want a stock Android experience and fast Android version updates, you should look at one of the 2019 phone models from Nokia.
Still, if you are hunting for a decent mid-range smartphone that gets the job done without lots of bells and whistles, the Galaxy A20s is one and worthy of your attention.
Where To Buy Samsung Galaxy A20s
If interested in picking one up, check out mobile phone retail stores around Nigeria, as well as online stores like Slot, Jumia, and Konga.
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Samsung Galaxy A20s: Should you buy it? All your questions answered
Samsung's A20 has proved to be popular in the market and the Korean company has followed its success up with the Samsung Galaxy A20s. Like its predecesor, this is an entry-level mid-range Android phone but with a number of improved specs.