Samsung

Frequently Asked Questions

Samsung makes three watches. These include the Galaxy Watch, Galaxy Watch Active, and Galaxy Watch Active 2, all with 4 GB internal memory. The price difference between the watches was small when first released by Samsung. The Active and Active both launched at lower price points.

They are compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S10, Galaxy Note10, and some tablets.

The battery life depends on the model.

Samsung claims that the 46mm Galaxy Watch lasts seven days. The 42mm variety lasts for four days. It only has a 270 mAh battery.

That depends on your requirements. If you’re a casual owner, opt for the Samsung Galaxy mid-range A-series. If you want the best, go for the S-series.

The firm’s top-rated Samsung Galaxy smartphones are the Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Ultra or S20 Plus. They became available for pre-order in March 2019.

These Galaxy phones use the octa-core Exynos 990 chip (not Snapdragon): a chip that will run the latest Android with ease. The Ultra and the Plus have 6.7-inch Infinity-U screens and plenty of GB storage. The Samsung Galaxy S20 has a 6.2-inch screen and a top camera.

You may not, however, want the latest technology. Here are some of the other phones from Samsung you might want to consider:

  • If you need a large screen and S Pen, choose the Samsung Galaxy Note.
  • If you are on a budget and need an Android Galaxy phone, choose the A20e with AMOLED display.
  • If you need a lot of battery consider a Tab.
  • The Samsung Galaxy S10e is for people who want a smaller phone. The Samsung Galaxy S10 weighs just 150g. It also features in-screen fingerprint tech.

For longer battery life, pick the Note 10+. It provides an impressive 3,500 mAh - one of the biggest capacities from Samsung.

All recent Samsung models are compatible with the firm’s quad-core Wi-Fi QLED display TVs, Atmos Hi-Fi and Apple AirPods. All come with standard Galaxy USB-C chargers.

Samsung offers a wide variety of Galaxy phones.

The majority are classic brick designs like the Samsung Galaxy S10. The Galaxy Z Flip is a foldable phone, first leaked by Winfuture. The Samsung Galaxy Note features an S Pen, front camera and AMOLED display. It is compatible with DeX and Android.

It depends on your priorities. The performance of each Samsung Galaxy tab varies. For those who want the latest tech, the Galaxy Tab S6 is a great option. It is a 128 GB tablet with a 13 MP camera. It is larger than the Galaxy Note series.

For those on a budget, pick the older S5e tablet. It comes with 64 GB or 128 GB storage, depending on the model you choose. If you want an entry-level device, pick the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Wi-Fi. It comes with a Cortex-A73 Exynos processor and 2.1 MP front-facing camera.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is a decent all-round tablet with good audio. It uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835.

If you want a large screen at a lower price, choose the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1. Samsung Galaxy Tab A has an 8.00-inch (1024x768) display and a type-C charger. The Samsung Tab A features 16 GB storage.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is the thinnest frame Galaxy Tab. It has a good front camera.

The Galaxy S20 Ultra and S20 Plus have impressive optics. They offer a 108 megapixel camera and a lossless 10x hybrid optic zoom.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 has two main cameras: an ultra-wide and a standard field. The rear cameras have a resolution of 16 MP for ultrawide and 12 MP for the wide. The phone also comes with Samsung's Infinity-O display.

The Galaxy Z Flip has two 12 MP rear main cameras, 256 GB storage.

The Samsung Galaxy S10e has 128 GB storage, and 12 MP and 16 MP rear cameras. It is also compatible with hole-punch, which may interest some users.

The Galaxy S20 Ultra is the company’s latest and greatest device. It features the best camera and assistant technologies. It has 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage.

It is not, however, the only Samsung Galaxy Android phone that you should consider.

The S10e is ideal if you want lots of technology packed into a small Samsung Galaxy handset.

Go for the Galaxy Note10 if you want an Samsung Android phone with a large screen and more than 8 GB RAM.

The latest Galaxy Tab is the high-end 10.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 10.5 with Android is the latest device. It is much larger than the Note10 - a phablet.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is the latest Galaxy Tab from the company.

The newest Galaxy Tab A is the 8.0 LTE version which came out in 2019. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 Wi-Fi and the Samsung Galaxy Tab A Plus 8.0 LTE also came out in 2019. Any Galaxy Tab released after September 2019 comes with Android 10.

Prices for older Samsung Galaxy phones are coming down. New, the Galaxy S8 was €799. It is now around €250 refurbished. That’s much more than a Samsung Galaxy Tab.

Samsung Galaxy smartphones are among the most celebrated in the world. They provide a combination of price and performance few can match. Samsung provides both high and low-end phones on Android.

Technology

Samsung is at the forefront of phone and tablet tech. Here are some highlights from its Samsung Galaxy Tab and phone product lines:

  • New 0.7 µm ISOCELL GH1 sensors for cameras. These sensors are capable of 43.7-megapixel images and will feature in the company’s smartphones after January 2020.
  • Wide-angle Samsung Galaxy lenses for accurate panoramic photos
  • Improved battery capacity on some Samsung Galaxy models
  • In-house and Snapdragon processor technology
  • Samsung DeX, an app on Samsung tablets that creates a desktop-like interface
  • Thin device frames, particularly the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e and Samsung Galaxy Tab A, Galaxy S10, and Tab S6.
  • Hybrid optical zoom on the Android Samsung Galaxy S20.
  • Improved GB storage capacity