Good leak, bad leak: Samsung Galaxy S20 has a 120Hz display, but no headphone jack

By January 14, 2020 No Comments

The Samsung Galaxy S20 leaks are stoning up more than one instances consistent with day, and the most recent information comes from a hands-on with an alleged S20 Plus. It strongly hints you must be expecting to peer a 120Hz show, however now not conventional 3.5mm headphone jack.

This backs up a prior leak for the usual S20, which hints at a call between 60Hz and 120Hz refresh charges as an possibility inside the Samsung OneUI beta device. This new leak for the S20 Plus principally confirms the ones choices, in line with XDA Builders contributor Max Weinbach. He has photograph proof from a supply with alleged get admission to to one of the most S20 Plus handsets. In different phrases, this may well be coming to the entire Samsung smartphone line in 2020.

This leak additionally suggests the S20 Plus could have a three,200 x 1,440 WQHD+ solution show, that are longer dimensions due to a 20:nine facet ratio. However you gained’t be capable of get 120Hz at this max solution – the speedier refresh fee can be capped at FHD+, consistent with the leak. 

This comes in a while after OnePlus printed it’s running on 120Hz display screen tech after liberating telephones with 90Hz shows in 2019, whilst older rumors recommended the iPhone 12 line may just get 120Hz shows as smartly.


No headphone jack for the Galaxy S20 Plus?

The XDA leak integrated some other tidbit: a hands-on video from the supply.

This quick video presentations the ‘domino’ taste rear digicam block, regardless that additional information equipped to XDA affirms that the headphone jack is nowhere to be discovered. If true, and following the Samsung Galaxy Observe 10 omission of a three.5mm port, this in the end spells the top of headphone jacks for Samsung flagships.

And, correctly, 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 via dropping them within the Observe 10 and Observe 10 Plus six months in the past. Samsung reps justified the removing via claiming it allowed a little bit extra (100mAh) battery and making improvements to haptic comments.

It’s now not totally long gone from Samsung top-line telephones in 2020: the Samsung Galaxy Observe 10 Lite has a headphone jack, as we noticed at CES 2020. Finally, the XDA leak affirmed that the S20 telephones can be keeping its predecessors’ in-screen ultrasonic scanners as a substitute of swapping them out for optical scanners.

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