The Samsung Galaxy S20 leaks are popping up a number of instances per day, and the most recent information comes from a hands-on with an alleged S20 Plus. It strongly hints you need to count on to see a 120Hz show, however not conventional three.5mm headphone jack.
This backs up a earlier leak for the usual S20, which hints at a alternative between 60Hz and 120Hz refresh charges as an possibility inside the Samsung OneUI beta software program. This new leak for the S20 Plus mainly confirms these choices, in response to XDA Builders contributor Max Weinbach. He has picture proof from a supply with alleged entry to one of many S20 Plus handsets. In different phrases, this may very well be coming to the entire Samsung smartphone line in 2020.
This leak additionally suggests the S20 Plus can have a three,200 x 1,440 WQHD+ decision show, that are longer dimensions due to a 20:9 facet ratio. However you received’t have the ability to get 120Hz at this max decision – the sooner refresh price shall be capped at FHD+, per the leak.
This comes shortly after OnePlus revealed it’s engaged on 120Hz display tech after releasing telephones with 90Hz shows in 2019, whereas older rumors steered the iPhone 12 line might get 120Hz shows as properly.
No headphone jack for the Galaxy S20 Plus?
The XDA leak included one other tidbit: a hands-on video from the supply.
This quick video exhibits the ‘domino’ fashion rear digital camera block, although additional data provided to XDA affirms that the headphone jack is nowhere to be discovered. If true, and following the Samsung Galaxy Word 10 omission of a three.5mm port, this lastly spells the top of headphone jacks for Samsung flagships.
And, appropriately, this must be the top of Samsung’s lengthy sneering at Apple for ditching the headphone jack beginning with the iPhone 7. Samsung began down this street by shedding them within the Word 10 and Word 10 Plus six months in the past. Samsung reps justified the elimination by claiming it allowed a bit extra (100mAh) battery and bettering haptic suggestions.
It’s not utterly gone from Samsung top-line telephones in 2020: the Samsung Galaxy Word 10 Lite has a headphone jack, as we noticed at CES 2020. Lastly, the XDA leak affirmed that the S20 telephones could be retaining its predecessors’ in-screen ultrasonic scanners as a substitute of swapping them out for optical scanners.