Samsung Galaxy S20 Lite Launching Soon

Samsung has never failed to surprise its loyal users with new features incorporated with every new series launch. Let see what the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S20 Lite has on its plate. From the Galaxy Note 10 and S10 Lite, now Samsung is going to launch new Lite smartphones series to serve less expensive smartphones with some compromising specifications. It seems that series of smartphones is launching continuously by the company as it is soon expected to launch the Galaxy S20 Lite, in its Galaxy S20 series. The Samsung S20 series include the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and the Galaxy S20 Ultra. Under its premium range of flagship series, Samsung presents the Galaxy S20 Lite. The smartphone will have 6 GB of RAM, but there is likely to be another model with 8GB RAM as well.

In addition to the existing rumors, incoming October Galaxy S20 Lite is expected to launch. The smartphone is called the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition or the Galaxy S20 Pen Edition, which would also serve as the successor of the previously launched Galaxy S10 Lite. The ‘Pen Edition’ moniker hints at the support for an S Pen, much like the Galaxy Note 10 Lite series. 

Samsung Galaxy S20 Lite Specifications:

  • Display: 6.7-inch AMOLED panel with 3.3mm punch hole,  120Hz refresh rate; 
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 865; 7nm Mobile Platform
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×2.84, 3×2.42 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
  • GPU:  Adreno 650
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB (expandable up to via a microSD card)
  • Software & UI: Android 10 with One UI 2.5 on top
  • Rear Camera: Triple-camera; 12MP Sony IMX555 primary shooter, 12MP ultra-wide sensor, 8MP telephoto lens
  • Security: In-display fingerprint scanner
  • Battery: 4,500 mAh;
  • Colors: Red, White, Green, Orange

Display and Design

Galaxy S20 Lite is designed with a 6.7-inch super AMOLED+ display along with a punch hole. The display has Full HD+ resolution(1080×2400) which amounts to 394 PPI so,  the panel may produce sharp and detailed texts. Users can experience movies and videos with great detail and vibrant colors on the panel of S20 Lite. The phone features an in-display fingerprint sensor. The aspect ratio of the phone is 20:9, with a screen-to-body ratio of 87.8%. Due to the large screen size on this phone, you can experience a minimum bezel which means you’re getting a bit more screen for the entertainment.

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The phone’s build quality is solid and adds thin aluminum side framing with a gloss finish at back and front. It has a layer of protective Gorilla Glass on both sides of the phone. The phone measures 162.5.7×75.6×8.1mm and weigh 186grams, the lightweight of the phone makes it easier for you to hold. Also, the lightweight can benefit you in ‘Vlogging and videography.’

Configuration and Camera

Galaxy S20 Lite will run on Android v10 with OneUI v2.0 skin over the top of it. It will come in adaption to Qualcomm flagship processor with model number SM-G781B; Snapdragon 865 chipset SoC with a clock speed of 1.8 GHz. The ample RAM size (6GB) meets the powerful Adreno 650 GPU. On this smartphone buyer may expect for “high-performance gaming and class-leading performance”. Also, expect for ‘lag-free multitasking and stable performance’ from the phone in terms of the specs it flaunts.

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Galaxy S20 lite sports a trio of popular sensors and offers a 48MP main sensor, followed by a 12MP ultra-wide sensor that can be used to capture more pixels in the image 5MP macro camera with autofocus for capturing micro pictures. The front side of the phone holds a 32MP wide sensor for capturing selfies and video calls. Also, you can record UHD 4K videos at 30fps using the phone’s rear cameras.

Battery and Storage

Galaxy S20 Lite is backed by a 4,500mAh battery, depending upon your usage it may last for a day. Also, you can charge it with a fast wired charger out of the box. Galaxy S20 Lite has 128GB of internal storage which satisfies users who expect more internal storage. Also, S20 Lite supports a Hybrid-card slot, and it can hold up to 1TB of extra storage support.

Connectivity

The Galaxy S20 Lite’s connectivity includes 3G, 4G, VoLTE that enables HD voice calls and video calls on Jio networks, Bluetooth v5.0, WiFi, USBv2.0 with Type C connectivity, and location tracking constellation apps like GPS-AGPS and GLONASS.

Samsung S20 Lite Price in Nepal and Availability

In Nepal, it is expected that the Samsung Galaxy S20 Lite will launch incoming October- November. The price of Samsung Galaxy S20 Lite in Nepal will start from around NPR. 80,000 (expected)