Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs, Price and Reviews

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs and First Look

Samsung’s flagship for 2019, the Galaxy S10, matches its powerful hardware with the fresh OneUI interface.

This thin and light phone is powered by the powerful Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9820 chips and has heaps of memory for your multitasking needs – a whopping 8GB, accompanied by 128 or 512GB versions. Design-wise, the Galaxy S10 sets itself apart from the previous generation with its offset punch-hole 10MP selfie camera, which is capable of capturing stabilized 4K footage.

The camera is the only thing interrupting the gorgeous 6.1-inch OLED display. The cameras at the back are three – the regular 12MP is joined by a 12MP telephoto and a 16MP wide-angle one, a first for the Galaxy S series. The S10 is available in Prism White, Prism Black, Prism Green, and Prism Blue, with prices starting at $899.

Competition

  • Apple iPhone XS
  • Google Pixel 3
  • LG G8 ThinQ
  • Xiaomi Mi 9

IPhone XS vs Samsung Galaxy S10

The iPhone XS is the original archrival and while this dilemma is often decided on grounds of ecosystem preferences, some other considerations could come into play.

The S10’s ultra-wide camera has obviously no answer from the iPhone, but when it comes to selfies the S10 is slightly better too, even for the same number of modules

Pixel 3 vs Samsung Galaxy S10

If pocketability is the top priority, the Pixel 3 is still that one bit ahead of the S10, though at the expense of screen estate. The Google phone is a couple of cameras short on the back, and one has to wonder if the versatility of three modules doesn’t beat having a single awesome one (it probably does).

LG G8 ThingQ vs Samsung Galaxy S10

LG’s G8 ThinQ will come with a heavily-modded UI like the Galaxy, and we know how both skins have passionate haters. That aside, the G8 should pack a triple camera setup like the S10’s (unless you’re in a market where the G8 will have two cameras, because LG) and a nifty ToF camera to complement the 8MP selfie shooter, though we’re still leaning towards the S10’s dual pixel 10MP cam.

Xiaomi Mi 9 vs Samsung Galaxy S10

The Xiaomi Mi 9 isn’t quite as compact as the S10, but if you can live with the extra bulk, you’ll be rewarded with better battery life, an autofocusing ultra-wide camera as opposed to Samsung’s fixed focus one, and substantial savings – you can have two Mi 9s for the price of a Galaxy S10.

8Expert Score
Review Date : November 3, 2019
Design
8.5
Performance
9.5
Battery
7
Cameras
8
Screen
9.5
PROS
  • Standout design, compact size, top-quality build, unique colors.
  • Spectacular display.
  • Superb photo and video quality with minor exceptions.
  • Reverse wireless charging is handy
  • Hole-punch camera looks futuristic
  • In-screen fingerprint sensor
  • One UI mobile OS is great
  • Doesn't feel big in your hand
CONS
  • Frustrating fingerprint reader experience (hopefully to be improved via an update).
  • Battery life is just average.
  • Low-light selfies are meh, portraits aren't as good as on the Plus (duh).
  • We wish the ultra wide cam had autofocus.
  • Bright night mode isn't up there with the Pixel's or Huawei's night modes.
  • Bixby A.I. feels stagnant
  • Stunning price hike
  • Infinity-O display is a little unsightly
  • Charges only 2.5X faster than iPhone XS Max. could be 5X
  • In-screen fingerprint reader position and accuracy

Specification: Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs, Price and Reviews

Display size:

6.1 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 3040 pixels

Pixel density:

550 ppi

Technology:

Dynamic AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

88.66 %

Features:

USB OTG, Video out

Rear:

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Triple camera

Main camera:

12 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Ultra-wide

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera:

12 megapixels

Third camera:

16 megapixels

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

3840×2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920×1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280×720 (HD) (960 fps)

Front:

10 megapixels

Dimensions:

5.90 x 2.77 x 0.31 inches (149.9 x 70.4 x 7.8 mm)

Weight:

5.54 oz (157 g)the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Colors:

Prism blue, Prism black, Prism white, Prism green, Flamingo pink

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 9 9820

Processor:

Octa-core, 2700 MHz, Exynos M4, ARM Cortex-A75 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 8 nm

GPU:

Mali-G76 MP12

RAM:

8 GB

Internal storage:

512 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Bluetooth:

5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Heart rate, Barometer

Mobile Payment:

Samsung Pay

Other:

NFC, ANT+

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

Capacity:

3400 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, USB Power Delivery, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Video playback:

20.00 hours

Date approved:

Feb 15, 2019

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG973F link

Head:

0.35 W/kg

Body:

0.79 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.07 W/kg

Phablet:

2.96 W/kg

In The Box:

Data cable, Travel adapter, Ejection Pin, USB Connector (OTG), Earphones by AKG, Quick Start Guide, Protective film

MSRP price:

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Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

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