Samsung is giving you yet another smartphone with incredible design and quality! S10 is undoubtedly a great enhancement over the previous models, from all aspects such as features and capabilities.
Design & Display
The design of the Galaxy S10 is elegant and well-executed, as always. This galaxy weighs 157 grams and measures 149.9 x 70.4 x 7.8 mm. Its body is an aluminum frame with Gorilla glass6 in front and Gorilla glass5 in back.
The screen is a 6.1, Dynamic AMOLED. It has a 1440 x 3040 px resolution with an aspect ratio of 19:9.
It has an IP68 standard, which makes it resistant to dust and water up to 1.5m for 30 minutes. Galaxy S10 supports HDR10+ that delivers a lightning-fast touch response, super-smooth graphics, and cinema-quality videos.
The wide variety of colors that this phone comes in are beautiful Prism White, Prism Black, Prism Green, Prism Blue, Canary Yellow, Flamingo Pink, Cardinal Red and Smoke Blue.
Internal design, UI and Performance
The operating system on S10 is One UI 2.1 on Android 9(Pie), which is upgradeable to Android 10. The Chipset used in this device is the Exynos 9820 globally and Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855in the USA, which are both extremely powerful.
As for the memory, the Galaxy S10 offers an 8 GB RAM with an option of 128GB or 512GB UFS 2.1 storage.
The main 12MP camera is fixed at an f/1.5 value with dual pixel phase detect autofocus.
The 16MP ultra-wide camera has an f/2.2 value with a fixed-focus that covers a field of view of 123 degrees.
Then there is the 12MP telephoto that comes with an f/2.4 lens in front and OIS. It offers a 2x optical zoom and Phase detect autofocus.
And last but not least, the selfie camera has a 10MP lens that allows you to take brilliant images.
Then, there is the Bright Night Mode. With this feature, you do not need to be afraid of the dark anymore! Now, everybody can take high-quality pictures and videos in low light conditions like a pro without using a flash.
The Super Steady video Mode offers highly stabilized and high-quality videos even when you or the subject is moving, which is available at Full HD resolution.
S10 is a great device for recording videos as it gives you a variety of recording options. You can record 4k videos or even capture zoomed videos at night and still achieve great quality.
There is also the portrait mode or Live Focus that features a lot of effects and can be used for both pictures and videos.
There is notable growth in battery capacity. The Samsung Galaxy S10 has a powerful Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery.
It supports fast charging up to 15W, Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging over 15W, and reverse wireless charging up to 4.5W.
Reverse wireless charging allows you to share your phone’s battery and charge your Galaxy Watch or Galaxy Buds+ with ease. It works with Qi-certified devices. So, you can charge any device that is charged via Qi, using your smartphone’s power.
The Galaxy S10 has one of the loudest speakers of all time with great low-frequency response. The main speaker is at the bottom, and the earpiece acts as a secondary speaker.
Samsung Galaxy S10 supports Samsung DeX support, which in fact is the desktop experience. It also features accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, ANT+, NFC, FM radio and Bixby natural language commands and dictation.
Samsung Wireless DeX is a Desktop eXperience feature that works wirelessly in the new upgrade and works with all Miracast-compatible smart TVs. In a nutshell, with this feature, you can enjoy your smartphone’s features on a big screen. For example, you can display your photos and videos for a big crowd on TV.
This smartphone is a compact powerhouse with a standout design and superb quality in all genres. So if you are looking for one of the best, this is the phone for you!
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Announced||2019, February 20|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, March 08|
|Dimensions||149.9 x 70.4 x 7.8 mm (5.90 x 2.77 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||157 g (5.54 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 6), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||Li-Ion 3400 mAh, non-removable|
|Size||6.1 inches, 93.2 cm2 (~88.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3040 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~550 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10, One UI 2.1|
|Chipset||Exynos 9820 (8 nm) - EMEA/LATAM|
|CPU||Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.31 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA/LATAM|
|GPU||Mali-G76 MP12 - EMEA/LATAM|
|Card slot||microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only|
|Internal||128GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM|
|Features||Dual video call, Auto-HDR|
|Video||[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]|
|Triple||12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS|
|Single||10 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/3", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||FM radio (USA & Canada only)|
|USB||3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Charging||Fast charging 15W USB Power Delivery 2.0|
|SAR||0.93 W/kg (head) 0.79 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.48 W/kg (head) 1.59 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 328366 (v7) GeekBench: 10174 (v4.4) GFXBench: 23fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.498 (sunlight)|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 82dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 85dB|