Best Samsung smartphones: top ranking 2020

Recently, Samsung has shown a fairly large number of completely new smartphones. Among them, there are both relatively inexpensive devices and flagships, which are considered one of the best smartphones in the world. Which Samsung smartphone is better to buy?

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 12 / 256GB

Samsung’s top-end smartphone, which uses all the best. For example, here you will find the main camera, which consists of four modules, including an ultra-wide angle, a telephoto lens and a 3D depth camera. And what’s so, users will ask? It is this smartphone that is in first place in the top of the authoritative rating of DxOMark, however, in version 5G (relevant at the time of writing).

In addition to the camera, the Galaxy Note 10+ can surprise you with its excellent design, a powerful platform based on the Exynos 9825 processor and 12 GB of RAM, ultra-fast charging, wireless charging support, IP68 water protection, and a gorgeous display. The branding feature of the series – the stylus has not gone anywhere..

Unusually, the power button moved to the left.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 3040 × 1440
  • Weight: 196g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9825
  • Memory capacity: 256 GB
  • RAM capacity: 12 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4300 mAh
  • Rear camera: four 12/16/12 MP modules + 3D depth camera
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A51 64GB

And do you know that the Galaxy A50 entered the top three most popular smartphones by the end of 2019 in the Russian market? He was replaced by the Galaxy A51.

In short, the manufacturer decided to maintain successful solutions of the past generation, while slightly changing the design and hardware.

As you can see, on the back of the case there is a new main camera, which received 4 modules (main, ultra wide angle, depth sensor and macro lens). The front camera is now integrated in the display. The screen size has grown to 6.5 inches, and the processor uses the new Exynos 9611. There is NFC and a decent 4000 mAh battery.

This is still a solid middle peasant, which is likely to become another bestseller. Optimum price-quality ratio.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2400 × 1080
  • Weight: 172g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 9611
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4000 mAh
  • Rear camera: four 48/12/5/5 MP modules
  • Front camera: 32 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite 6 / 128GB

A smartphone for those who need a device with a stylus, but are not ready to overpay for the flagship Note 10 or Note 10+.

Note 10 Lite received a large 6.7-inch high-resolution display, a front camera built into the display, a triple rear camera, which generally shoots well, a powerful Samsung Exynos 9810 chipset and 6 GB of RAM. Powerful 4500 mAh battery installed.

Galaxy Note 10 Lite did not receive such chips as wireless charging or water protection..

  • Screen diagonal: 6.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2400 × 1080
  • Weight: 199g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9810
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4500 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 12/12/12
  • Front camera: 32 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

Obviously, one of the most interesting devices from Samsung of recent times with a bunch of various features.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is called the first serial smartphone with support for 8K video recording (at 24 frames per second). A camera of 4 modules also got the ability to record video simultaneously to 3 modules, and the resolution of the main one reached 108 MP. The huge 6.9-inch display has a sampling frequency of 120 Hz, however, only with Full HD resolution.

And where without a top platform: the most powerful Samsung Exynos 990 processor, which works with 12 GB of RAM (there is a version with 16 GB of RAM).

  • Screen diagonal: 6.9 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 3200 × 1440
  • Weight: 220g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 990
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 12 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5000 mAh
  • Rear camera: four modules 108/48/12 MP + DepthVision
  • Front camera: 40 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung clamshell smartphone. But the main thing is not this – it uses a special flexible glass, so when unfolded the Galaxy Z Flip looks like the most ordinary smartphone.

This is a fashion device, albeit very powerful (Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chip installed), so do not be surprised at its cost.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2636 × 1080
  • Weight: 183g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus
  • Memory capacity: 256 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 12/12 MP
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Memory card support: no

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite 6 / 128GB

This is a light version of Samsung’s S10. The smartphone in many ways resembles the Galaxy Note 10 Lite, only it does not have a stylus, and the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 is used as the chipset.

A triple camera is installed – it shoots well, but it is far from the flagships of the same S10 line. The matrix is ​​an excellent 6.7-inch high-resolution. Battery capacity – 4500 mAh, there is support for fast charging. Scanner – Onscreen.

There is an NFC module, and the front camera is built into the display.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2400 × 1080
  • Weight: 186 g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4500 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 48/12/5
  • Front camera: 32 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy S10 8 / 128GB

The smartphone of the previous generation.

The design of the Galaxy S10 seems quite familiar. It is worth noting that the device turned out to be relatively compact. So, the width of the case is only 70.4 mm, which is an excellent result, given the diagonal of the display of 6.1 inches.

Galaxy S10 offers all the best: smart cameras, water resistance, fast and wireless charging, top-end Exynos 9820 chipset and 8 GB of RAM, a fingerprint scanner in the display, several cool body shades to choose from.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 3040 × 1440
  • Weight: 157g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 9820
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3400 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 16/12/12 MP
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A71 6 / 128GB

Planned update A70, which received a different index – A71.

In many ways, the A71 repeats the familiar A70, including a capacious 4,500 mAh battery and an impressive 6.7-inch display, but much has changed. For example, the main camera now has 4 modules that shoot even better than before, and the processor uses the very powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 730. Surely you noticed the updated case design.

Fast charging, the NFC module and the on-screen fingerprint sensor have not gone away.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2400 × 1080
  • Weight: 179g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4500 mAh
  • Rear camera: four 64/12/5/5 MP modules
  • Front camera: 32 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A80

No, this is not a flagship, but in terms of interesting solutions it can overshadow many smartphones in the belt.

Pay attention to the front panel – do you see the front camera? Do not look, because it is not! A smartphone without a front-end? Of course not, just Samsung decided to use the main module and the rotary mechanism – when the front camera is turned on, the upper part of the case is pulled out and the camera is turned over. The solution is unusual, but the photo quality will be equally excellent. Here are just face unlocks, as far as we know, in this model there is no.

Here is a rather large 6.7-inch display (AMOLED, of course), a 3700 mAh battery with support for fast charging, as well as a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 chipset and 8 GB of RAM.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2400 × 1080
  • Weight: 220g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3700 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 48/8 MP + ToF
  • Front camera: dual 48/8 MP + ToF
  • Memory card support: no

Samsung Galaxy M21

The newcomer to the M series is officially entering the market – the Samsung Galaxy M21 smartphone. Why is he interesting?

First of all – with its rechargeable battery, whose capacity reaches an impressive 6000 mAh! Fast charge claimed.

The smartphone has a 6.4-inch high-resolution screen, a recognizable appearance, a good platform based on the Samsung Exynos 9611 chip and 4 GB of RAM, an NFC module and a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.4 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2340 × 1080
  • Weight: 188g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9611
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 6000 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 48/8/5 MP
  • Front camera: 20 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A40 64GB

The Galaxy A40 and Galaxy A50 of the past generation are quite easy to confuse – they are very similar. But in fact, the Galaxy A40 is much simpler.

So, the fingerprint scanner is located on the back of the case, the main camera is not triple, but double. Other important differences include a smaller diagonal display (5.9 inches), relatively small dimensions, a less powerful Exynos 7904 chip, and a 3100 mAh battery.

But the Galaxy A40 is much cheaper and it, like the older model, has an NFC module.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.9 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2340 × 1080
  • Weight: 140g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7904
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3100 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 16/5 MP
  • Front camera: 25 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy S10e 6 / 128GB

Also a flagship, but simpler. For example, there is no fingerprint scanner on the screen – it is already in the power button. The solution is not the most convenient, but let’s not forget that there is an unlock on the face.

The diagonal of the screen is 5.8 inches, in terms of dimensions the smartphone turned out to be very compact – even the width does not go beyond 70 mm. The camera here is simpler than the older versions of S10, but the device in any case shoots perfectly.

It supports fast and wireless charging, using a bunch of the most powerful Exynos 9820 chipset and 6 GB of RAM. A choice of several shades of the case, including bright yellow.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2280 × 1080
  • Weight: 150g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 9820
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3100 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 16/12 MP
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A20s

A20 update. Like other updated models of the line, this one received a prefix in the form of the letter s.

The changes are serious. So, the appearance of the case has changed almost completely, completely new shades have appeared.

The screen size has grown to 6.5 inches, and if before it was an AMOLED matrix, then here is IPS. And the rear camera is now triple, its characteristics have improved.

The module and NFC are still here.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1560 × 720
  • Weight: 183g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7884
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4000 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 13/8/5 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 8 / 256GB

The same Note 10+, but with a smaller diagonal display – 6.3 inches. So if you need a smartphone with a stylus, but with a relatively small screen, your choice is Galaxy Note 10.

However, there are several important differences. The first is the main camera – in this version there is no 3D depth camera. The second – less RAM, it is 8 GB versus 12 GB in the older version. And of course, Note 10 has less battery capacity – 3500 mAh versus 4300 mAh. The rest of the device can be called the same.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.3 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2280 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9825
  • Memory capacity: 256 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 12/16/12 MP
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Memory card support: no

Samsung Galaxy A10

The youngest model in line A at the time of writing. This is a pretty simple and pretty smartphone that has literally everything you need: a large 6.2-inch screen (resolution – 1520 × 720 pixels), a 3400 mAh battery, a good platform based on an Exynos 7884 processor and 3 GB of RAM, an NFC module nice appearance.

Separately, we note the absence of a fingerprint sensor (there is an unlock on the face), as well as the fact that the display is not created using AMOLED technology, but TFT IPS.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1520 × 720
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7884
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3400 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy S10 + 8 / 128GB

What is the difference between S10 + and S10? Generally speaking, there is a minimum of differences between them. So, the S10 + is equipped with a 6.4-inch display, while the S10 uses a 6.1-inch screen.

Another important difference is the battery capacity – here it reaches 4100 mAh.

And of course, S10 + is priced somewhat more expensive.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.4 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 3040 × 1440
  • Weight: 175g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 9820
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4100 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 16/12/12 MP
  • Front camera: 10 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A30s 32GB

A30 and A30s are very similar in many respects, but there are a lot of differences between them..

A30s received the same 6.4-inch display, but its resolution decreased (1560 × 720 pixels). But he got a triple camera versus a dual camera – a similar one is used on the more expensive A50.

Note the fingerprint scanner, which in this model is located in the display.

Other serious differences include the changed body color.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.4 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1560 × 720
  • Weight: 169g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7904
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4000 mAh
  • Rear camera: triple 25/5/8 MP
  • Front camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes