Samsung Unveils Five New Galaxy Devices To Empower Your Work and Play
Galaxy Note20 5G and Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G are productivity powerhouses, seamlessly connecting with the Galaxy ecosystem to help you live every moment to the fullest.
Today, Samsung Electronics Canada participated in the first-ever Galaxy Unpacked virtual event to introduce a new suite of powerful devices, livestreamed from Korea. Five devices were revealed during the event, that seamlessly integrate to empower consumers navigating a rapidly changing world: Galaxy Note20 5G and Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, the most powerful Note line yet; Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7+, versatile tablets for productivity and creativity; Galaxy Watch3, a premium smartwatch packed with advanced fitness features; Galaxy Buds Live, stylish and ergonomic earbuds with amazing sound quality; and Galaxy Z Fold2, the next generation foldable smartphone with enhanced refinements.
“Never before have we relied on technology like we are today. It’s how we are staying connected as we navigate the extraordinary challenges faced around the world,” said Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “Technology must make life easier, not more complex. That’s why we have introduced five new power devices. Alone, these devices are powerful tools to help you maximize work and play. Together, as part of the Galaxy ecosystem, they work seamlessly so you can spend your time focused on what matters most.”
Galaxy Note20 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G, the Most Powerful Note Series Yet
The Galaxy Note20 Series 5G smartphones are productivity powerhouses that work like a computer and let you game like a pro. The series features two innovative devices: Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, designed for Note fans who demand the ultimate in performance and productivity, and Galaxy Note20 5G, for broader Note users looking to maximize their time for work and play. Both are built for efficiency, so you can focus on staying connected with the people you love.
Power to Work
Today, we need devices that are as flexible as we are, so we can work, play and connect how we want. Take your productivity to the next level with the Galaxy Note20 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G. The latest Galaxy Note series from Samsung helps transform the way you work—empowering you to do more, wherever life takes you. Now, on the Galaxy Note20 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G, the new S Pen and Samsung Notes features provide an even more powerful pen to paper experience, and these features extend to the Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ for flexibility and convenience. Plus, a deeper relationship with long-standing Samsung partner, Microsoft, makes the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G and your Windows PC work together seamlessly.
- An Advanced S Pen: A favourite among Note loyalists and multitaskers, the enhanced S Pen of the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G offers a superb writing experience so you can capture your ideas whenever inspiration strikes. Galaxy Note20 Series 5G has more lifelike precision than ever to give you true pen-to-paper accuracy and responsiveness. With the five new Anywhere actions on the S Pen, touchless navigation of your device – like returning to the home screen or taking a screenshot – is as simple as a flick of the wrist.
- Flexible and Intelligent Samsung Notes Experience: We need tools designed to let us work anytime, on any device. To help you capture, edit and share your ideas across your compatible phone, tablet or Windows 10 PC, Samsung Notes features auto-save and syncing capabilities, so you can pick up right where you left off as you move from device to device. Samsung Notes easily straightens quick handwritten thoughts into legible penmanship. Giving feedback on-the-go is also easy now that you can annotate and highlight PDFs in the Samsung Notes app. Record audio as you jot down ideas, and just tap a word in your notes to go to that moment in the recording. Keep it all organized with new, intuitive folder management that makes everything easier to find.
- Work Smarter Across Devices: The Microsoft Your Phone app with Link to Windows integration now enables you to easily access your mobile apps directly from your Windows 10 PC without disrupting your flow. It’s simple and convenient to send messages, manage notifications, sync photos, and make and receive calls all from your Windows 10 PC. Add your favourite mobile apps to your Taskbar or Start menu so you don’t have to search your phone for favourite social media apps and Gallery. Later this year, you will have the ability to run multiple apps side by side on your Windows 10 PC. You can align your productivity ecosystems across your compatible devices by syncing Samsung Notes to Microsoft OneNote and Outlook, or sync your Reminders with Microsoft Outlook, To Do and Teams so your files are at your fingertips, no matter where your work takes you.
Power to Play
Samsung is also bringing its Microsoft partnership to the entertainment side of Galaxy Note20 Series 5G, taking mobile play to the next level. Fully immerse yourself in the most powerful mobile gaming experience Samsung has ever engineered into a smartphone, so you can game like a pro from your couch, backyard, or around the house. The Galaxy Note20 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G provide you with the power to be a filmmaker in the palm of your hand without the need for extra equipment.
- Your favourite Xbox games on Galaxy Note20 Series 5G: Beginning September 15, 2020, play over 100 Xbox games on your phone or tablet, directly from the cloud (beta) with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, including hits like Minecraft Dungeons and Gears 5. The Galaxy Note20 Series 5G gaming experience is further enhanced with its AI game booster and Bluetooth audio response optimization, and 240Hz touch latency on the Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G. With hyper-fast 5G and Wi-Fi 6, get optimized gaming latency in every level and battle. A large and immersive display provides a smooth gaming experience thanks to the fastest Note processor yet. Galaxy Note20 Series 5G is a pro-gaming set-up that fits in your pocket.
- Cinematic Filmmaking in the Palm of Your Hand: With 21:9 aspect ratio and 24fps recording, the 8K camera on the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G now gives you ultra-high resolution and a professional quality video experience. Use powerful Pro Video mode with pro-grade focus, audio, exposure, lighting, zoom speed control, and 120fps shooting at FHD options for cinematic-style videos. Pro lenses and advanced Space Zoom allow you to photograph scenes in gorgeous detail. You can also control audio sources on the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G, adjusting and selecting between onboard mics or external sources, so the sound you want comes through clearly. Paired with Galaxy Buds Live, for example, you can record crystal-clear audio even with some noise in the background.
- Master Multitasking with Advanced Samsung DeX: For the first time with Samsung DeX, wirelessly connect your Galaxy Note20 5G or Note20 Ultra 5G to a compatible Smart TV when you need a bigger screen. Manage two screens simultaneously, so you can text with your friends while watching a video on a compatible Smart TV.
Galaxy Legacy of Power and Performance
The Galaxy Note has cemented its status as a power phone. The Galaxy Note20 Series 5G continues that legacy as the most powerful Note series yet to give you the things you know, love, and expect from Galaxy.
Galaxy Note20 Series 5G is built with the fastest processor of all our Galaxy smartphones. It features cutting-edge technology and a superb mobile experiences, without sacrificing the iconic design. Both Galaxy Note20 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G introduce new Mystic colours – soft neutral tones with a brand new, textured haze effect.
For the first time in the Note series, the Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G offers the vivid and bright Dynamic 2X display and 120Hz refresh rate. These features combine to deliver buttery smooth visuals on our best Note display yet, which automatically adjusts to the content you are viewing to extend your battery life. Sporting an all-day intelligent battery and Super Fast Charging capabilities, get hours of power from minutes of charge so you worry less about running out of power.
Samsung 5G leadership delivers next-level power for everything you love to do thanks to hyper-fast 5G. Galaxy Note20 Series 5G automatically searches and recommends high speed networks and can access Wi-Fi 6 networks with optimized latency for various streaming services. You can be confident your Galaxy Note20 Series 5G hardware and software is better protected end-to-end thanks to the Samsung Knox mobile security platform.
For the first time on a Note device, Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology delivers an intuitive experience that makes sharing photos and videos with loved ones simple and quick. This advanced directional and spatial awareness technology allows you to simply point your Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G to another UWB-enabled Galaxy device, and the Nearby Share feature will automatically identify the people you’re facing at the top of your sharing panel.
Unlock New Experiences with the Connected Galaxy Ecosystem
Samsung Galaxy products and services are designed to work together effortlessly, helping elevate not only your work and play, but the things that are important to you. Take your Galaxy Note20 Series 5G to the next level by pairing it with other new additions to the Samsung Galaxy: Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+, Galaxy Watch3, and Galaxy Buds Live. With these cutting-edge complements to the Note experience, you can enjoy a seamless ecosystem that helps to you work smarter, play longer, focus on wellness, and communicate with your loved ones.
Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+, Versatile Tablets for Productivity and Creativity
Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ are two versatile tablets that combine the power of a PC and the mobility of a tablet to help users get creative and stay productive. With the latest Galaxy Tab S processor and expandable memory up to 512GB , both tablets come with a 120Hz refresh rate and have an 11-inch and 12.4-inch display, respectively.
The Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ come with a refined S Pen and Samsung Notes. Plus, transform your tablet with an optional, redesigned keyboard attachment to provide a PC-like experience — helping you get more done in less time. The S Pen is also your ideal creative companion for using excellent drawing and note taking apps such as Clip Studio Paint, Canva and Noteshelf.
Galaxy Watch3 is the next-generation companion for managing your routines and smashing your fitness goals. Crafted with premium materials including stainless steel and genuine leather, and featuring a slimmed-down version of the popular rotating bezel, Galaxy Watch3 features the craftsmanship of a luxury timepiece while still being comfortable enough to wear around the clock.
This smartwatch isn’t just appealing to the eye—it can help center your wellness experience, sporting the most expansive wellness suite from Samsung yet. Paired with advanced sensor technology, Galaxy Watch3 offers total lifestyle management with an integrated heart rate sensor so you can make informed decisions about your fitness and wellness, and visibly track your improvement. If you take a hard fall outdoors or in your home, the Fall Detection feature enables you to send a SOS message to emergency contacts for added peace of mind. For those who want to stay fit while being at home, Samsung Health provides more than 120 different home training programs so you can track your workout progress on your watch.
Galaxy Buds Live
Meet the newest shape of our wireless earbuds – Galaxy Buds Live. With a truly iconic design and comfortable fit, they make a bold fashion statement that projects your unique style. Combining AKG’s sound expertise with a 12mm speaker and bass duct that is our biggest ever speaker on Galaxy Buds yet, audio sounds deep and rich so you can enjoy music the way the artist intended. Galaxy Buds Live come with three microphones plus the Voice Pickup Unit that senses when your jaw is moving, and converts this data into voice signals to deliver enhanced sound quality. So you can feel like you’re in the boardroom with your colleagues, even when you’re working from home. These earbuds also feature Active Noise Cancellation, pairing both live and spacious sound quality with the ability to tune in (or out) of the world around you.
Reshape What’s Possible with Galaxy Z Fold2
Samsung continues to pioneer this novel category of mobile devices by introducing the next generation of foldables— Galaxy Z Fold2. After releasing two foldable devices and listening to user feedback on the most requested upgrades and new features, Samsung unveils the Galaxy Z Fold2 with meaningful innovations that offer users an enhanced refinement of the foldable experience. Galaxy Z Fold2 combines the portability and flexibility of a smartphone with the power and screen size of a tablet for powerful productivity. Whether folded or unfolded, you can enjoy a luxury mobile experience with the premium design of Galaxy Z Fold2. The Galaxy Z Fold2 comes packed with two edge-to-edge, nearly bezel-less Infinity-O Displays. The Cover Screen is 6.2-inches and the large Main Screen is 7.6-inches, making them both larger than the previous Galaxy Fold. With its sleek design and refined engineering, Galaxy Z Fold2 comes in two equally stunning colours: Mystic Black and Mystic Bronze. Samsung is building on its longstanding partnerships with Google and Microsoft to design a superb foldable experience. With Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung will continue to inspire new possibilities for the foldable category.
Pre-Order and Early Purchase Offers
Samsung is excited to be bringing our latest innovations to Canadian consumers in 2020. Canadians who pre-order the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G on Samsung.com/ca between August 5 and August 20, 2020 and complete their purchase will receive their choice of: (i) a Xbox Game Pass Bundle; or (ii) Galaxy Buds Live with purchase of Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, or Galaxy Buds+ with purchase of Galaxy Note20 5G.
At Samsung Experience Stores and all other partner locations, be among the first 15,000 Canadian customers to own the Galaxy Note20 Series 5G between August 5 and September 4, 2020 to receive an e-voucher redeemable online at Samsung.com/ca for your choice of: (i) a Xbox Game Pass Bundle; or (ii) Galaxy Buds Live with purchase of Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, or Galaxy Buds+ with purchase of Galaxy Note20 5G.
At Samsung Experience Stores and all other partner locations, be among the first 3,300 Canadian customers to purchase Galaxy Buds Live between August 5 and September 4, 2020 to receive an e-voucher redeemable online at Samsung.com/ca for a Wireless Charger Pad.
At Samsung Experience Stores or at all other partner locations, be among the first 1,700 Canadian customers to purchase Galaxy Watch3 between August 5 and September 4, 2020 to receive an e-voucher redeemable online at Samsung.com/ca for a Wireless Duo Pad.
For customers looking to experience the latest Galaxy innovations in-store, please join us at one of our Samsung Experience Store locations across Canada, including the new Montreal Eaton Centre location opening today, August 5, 2020. Stores are located at:
- CF Sherway Gardens
- CF Toronto Eaton Centre
- Metropolis at Metrotown
- Montreal Eaton Centre
- West Edmonton Mall
- Yorkdale Shopping Centre
- Galaxy Note20 5G and Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G: Available for pre-order now at Samsung Experience Stores or through Samsung.com/ca, as well as across major Canadian carriers and retail partners, and available for purchase at retail as of August 21, 2020.
- Galaxy Note20 5G will be available in Mystic Bronze, Mystic Grey and Mystic Green, with pricing starting at $1,399.99 (regular price).
- Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G will be available in Mystic Bronze and Mystic Black, starting at $1,819.99 (regular price) for the 128GB model and $2,029.99 (regular price) for the 512GB model (available in Mystic Black only).
- Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7+: Available in two variants – 128GB (Mystic Black, Mystic Silver, Mystic Bronze) and 256GB (Mystic Black) online at Samsung.com/ca and in-store at Samsung Experience Stores as well as major retailers across Canada starting on September 18, 2020. Galaxy Tab S7 pricing starts at $919.99 (regular price) for the 128GB model and $1,029.99 (regular price) for the 256GB model (Mystic Black only). Galaxy Tab S7+ pricing starts at $1,189.99 (regular price) for the 128GB model, and $1,299.99 (regular price) for the 256GB model (Mystic Black only).
- Galaxy Watch3: Available in 45mm (Mystic Black, Mystic Silver) and 41mm (Mystic Bronze, Mystic Silver) online at Samsung.com/ca and in-store at Samsung Experience Stores as well as major retailers across Canada starting on August 5, 2020 for $549.99 (regular price) for the 41mm model and $599.99 (regular price) for the 45mm model.
- Galaxy Buds Live: Available online at Samsung.com/ca starting August 5, 2020 in Mystic Bronze, Mystic White and Mystic Black for $249.99 (regular price) and in-stores at Samsung Experience Stores and major retailers across Canada starting August 21, 2020.
- Galaxy Z Fold2: Will be available in Canada later this year – pricing and availability details to come.
|Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G||Galaxy Note20 5G|
|Display||6.9″ edge Quad HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Infinity-O Display (3088×1440),496ppi, HDR10+ certified
120Hz refresh rate
|6.7” flat FHD+ Super AMOLED Plus
Infinity-O Display (2400×1080), 393ppi, HDR10+ certified
|*Infinity-O Display: a near bezel-less, full-frontal screen.
*Measured diagonally, Galaxy Note20’s screen size is 6.7″ in the full rectangle and 6.6″ with accounting for the rounded corners and Galaxy Note20 Ultra’s screen size is 6.9″ in the full rectangle and 6.8″ with accounting for the rounded corners; actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera hole.
*120Hz display only available on Galaxy Note20 Ultra.
|[Device] 164.8 x 77.2 x 8.1mm, 208g||[Device] 161.6 x 75.2 x 8.3mm, 192g|
|[S Pen] 5.8 × 4.35 × 105.08mm, 3.04g|
|S Pen||Bluetooth enabled, Lithium Titanate Battery: Up to 24 hours of battery standby time
Pressure levels: 4096, Pen tip diameter: 0.7 mm, IP68
|*S Pen’s operable distance extends approximately 10 meters from the device in open space. Control range may vary depending on surroundings and other factors.
*Using S Pen as a stylus does not require battery power. Actual battery life may vary depending on usage patterns and other factors.
*IP68 rating is based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry if wet.
|Camera||Front||10MP Selfie Camera
. Dual Pixel AF
. Pixel size: 1.22μm
. FOV: 80˚
. F.No (aperture): F2.2
|10MP Selfie Camera
. Dual Pixel AF
. Pixel size: 1.22μm
. FOV: 80˚
. F.No (aperture): F2.2
|Rear||*12MP Ultra Wide Camera
. Pixel size: 1.4μm
. FOV: 120˚
. F.No (aperture): F2.2
*108MP Wide-angle Camera
. PDAF, OIS
. Pixel size: 0.8μm
. FOV: 79˚
. F.No (aperture): F1.8
. 1/1.33″ image sensor size
*12MP Telephoto Camera
. Pixel size: 1.0μm
. FOV: 20˚
. F.No (aperture): F3.0
*Laser AF Sensor
. 5x Optical Zoom
. Up to 50x Super Resolution Zoom
OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
|*12MP Ultra Wide Camera
. Pixel size: 1.4μm
. FOV: 120˚
. F.No (aperture): F2.2
*12MP Wide-angle Camera
. Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, OIS
. Pixel size: 1.8μm
. FOV: 79˚
. F.No (aperture): F1.8
. 1/1.76″ image sensor size
*64MP Telephoto Camera
. Pixel size: 0.8μm
. FOV: 76˚
. F.No (aperture): F2.0
. 3x Hybrid Optic Zoom
. Up to 30x Super Resolution Zoom
OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
|*Galaxy Note20’s Hybrid Optic Zoom combines high-resolution image sensor and lens.
*Super Resolution Zoom includes digital zoom, which may cause some image deterioration.
*Laser AF sensor is used to enhance the AF performance in close range and low light environments
|AP||7nm 64-bit Octa-Core Processor
*3.0GHz(Maximum Clock Speed) + 2.4GHz + 1.8GHz
|Memory||12GB RAM (LPDDR5) with 512GB internal storage
12GB RAM (LPDDR5) with 128GB internal storage
|8GB RAM (LPDDR5) with 128GB internal storage|
|* Actual storage available may vary depending on pre-installed software.|
Memory & SIM Card
|Battery||4,500mAh (typical)||4,300mAh (typical)|
|*Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4170mAh for Galaxy Note20 and 4370mAh for Galaxy Note20 Ultra. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.|
|Charging||Improved wireless charging speeds with Fast Wireless Charging 2.0
USB PD 3.0 (PPS) certified Fast Charging for wired charging (AFC and QC2.0 compatible)
*WPC certified Wireless charging
|Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 currently available with Wireless Charger Stand, Wireless Charger Duo Pad, and other devices that support 10W or more wireless charging. Sold separately. Actual charging speed may vary depending on the actual usage, charging conditions, and other factors. Wireless charger requires power connection. Recommend using in-box charging cable and/or travel adapter for use of third party items may cause damage to the Wireless Charger Stand and Wireless Charger Duo Pad or a decrease in charging speed.
*Wireless PowerShare is limited to Samsung or other brand smartphones with Qi wireless charging, such as Galaxy Z Fold2, Galaxy Note20, Galaxy Note20 Ultra, Galaxy S20, S20+, S20 Ultra, Z Flip, Note10, Note10+, S10e, S10, S10+, Fold, S9, S9+, S8, S8+, S8 Active, S7, S7 edge, S7 Active, S6, S6 edge, S6 Active, S6 edge+, Note9, Note8, Note FE, Note5, and wearables such as Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Watch3, Galaxy Watch Active2, Galaxy Watch Active, Gear Sport, Gear S3, Galaxy Watch, and Galaxy Buds. If battery power is lower than 30% Wireless PowerShare may not function. May not work with certain accessories, covers, other brand devices, or some Samsung wearables. May affect call reception or data services, depending on your network environment.
|Network||[5G] 5G Non-Standalone (NSA), Standalone (SA), Sub6
[LTE] Enhanced 4×4 MIMO, Up to 7CA, LTE Cat.20, Up to 2.0Gbps Download / Up to 200Mbps Upload
[Wi-Fi] Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4G+5GHz, HE80, MIMO, 1024-QAM, Up to 1.2Gbps Download / Up to 1.2Gbps Upload
[Bluetooth] Bluetooth® v 5.0, USB type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
[Ultra Wide Band]
|*Actual speed may vary depending on market, carrier, and user environment.
*Requires optimal 5G connection. Actual speed may vary depending on market, carrier, and user environment.
*Galileo and BeiDou coverage may be limited. BeiDou may not be available for certain markets.
*Ultra Wide Band supported on Galaxy Note20 Ultra.
|Sensors||Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor
Proximity sensor, Ambient Light Sensor
|Authentication||Lock type: pattern, PIN, password
Biometric lock type: Fingerprint, Face recognition
|Audio||[Stereo Speakers by AKG]
Surround sound with Dolby Atmos technology (Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus included.)
[Ultra high quality audio playback]
UHQ 32-bit &DSD64/128 support
PCM: Up to 32 bits, DSD: DSD64/128
*DSD64 and DSD128 playback can be limited depending on the file format.
[Audio playback format]
MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, APE, DSF, DFF
Dual Audio: connect two Bluetooth devices to the Galaxy Note20 or Note20 Ultra to play audio through the two devices simultaneously.
*The two connected devices may exhibit a slight difference in sound output.
Scalable Codec: Enhanced Bluetooth connection under ambient radio frequency interference.
*Available only for certain accessories made by Samsung.
Recording quality is improved with the High AOP Mic that minimizes distortion in noisy environments.
*AOP: Acoustic Overload Point
|Video||[Video playback format]
MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Wireless: Smart View (screen mirroring 1080p at 30 fps)
Wired: supports DisplayPort over USB type-C. Supports video out when connecting via HDMI Adapter. (DisplayPort 4K UHD at 60 fps)
|*IP68 is based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry if wet. Not advised for beach or pool use.|
|In the Box||Device, Pre-Installed Screen Protector, Data Cable (C-to-C), Travel Adapter (25W), Ejection Pin, Quick Start Guide|
* Specs subject to change without notice. Specs vary by markets/carriers.
* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice.