Samsung has finally taken wraps off its Galaxy S10 series at an event in San Francisco, ahead of MWC 2019. As expected the South Korean technology giant has launched Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S10e smartphones and they all come with Infinity-O displays, which basically means that they have a ‘hole-punch’ design on their screen to house the selfie camera. Among the common features of Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S0e are the processors, Dynamic AMOLED displays with HDR10+ certification, Wireless PowerShare and Fast Wireless Charging 2.0. We should mention that with Wireless PowerShare, the smartphones can wirelessly charge other devices.
As reported earlier, Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ come with ultrasonic in-display scanners which, according to the company are the “most advanced embedded fingerprint scanning method.” Another key highlight of the devices is their Dynamic AMOLED displays that are certified by HDR10+, have a brightness of 1,200 nits and are said to have features that reduce blue light. All three devices also come with IP68 certification for dust and water resistance. Here’s a look at the price and specifications of Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S10e smartphones:
Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S10e price
The price of Samsung Galaxy S10 starts at $899.99, and the smartphone will be available in Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism Green, and Prism White colours. On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy S10+’s price starts at $999.99 and the device can be bought in Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism Green, Prism White, Ceramic Black and Ceramic White colour variants.
Samsung Galaxy S10e is the most affordable of the lot and its price begins at $749.99 and the smartphone will be Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism Green, Prism White and Canary Yellow colour variants. All three smartphones will go on sale on March 8 in the United States. As of now, Samsung has not disclosed the pricing of its Galaxy S10 5G variant, but it has confirmed that the device will be available via Verizon in the US.
Samsung Galaxy S10 specifications
Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone runs Android 9.0 Pie skinned with the company’s own One UI and features a 6.1-inch QHD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O display that has an aspect ratio of 19:9 and a pixel density of 550ppi. Powered by either the 7nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC or the 8nm octa-core Samsung Exynos 9820 SoC processor, depending on the market, the smartphone comes with 8GB of RAM. On the camera front, Samsung Galaxy S10 comes with a triple rear camera setup that comprises of a 12MP wide-angle camera paired with 2PD autofocus and f/1.5 to f/2.4 variable aperture, a 12MP telephoto sensor with autofocus and f/2.4 aperture, and a 16MP ultra-wide lens with fixed focus and an f/2.2 aperture. The cameras also come with optical image stabilization and 10x digital zoom. For selfies and video calls, there is a 10MP sensor that comes with 2PD autofocus and an f/1.9 aperture on the smartphone’s front panel. Samsung Galaxy S10 houses a 3,400mAh battery and comes with an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor.
Samsung Galaxy S10+ specifications
Samsung Galaxy S10+ has several things in common with the younger sibling. The smartphone features a 6.4-inch QHD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O display, has the same aspect ratio as Galaxy S10’s but comes with a lower pixel density of 438ppi. It is powered by the same processor but comes with 8GB as well as 12GB of RAM. While the rear cameras of Samsung Galaxy S10+ are the same as Galaxy S10’s, on the front, it has dual selfie cameras.
While the primary selfie camera is also the same as the younger sibling, the secondary selfie camera has an 8MP fixed focus RGB depth sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. The device is available in 128GB, 512GB, and 1TB storage options and they all can hold a microSD card of up to 512GB. Samsung Galaxy S10+ houses a 4,100mAh battery and sports an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor.
Samsung Galaxy S10e specifications
Samsung Galaxy S10e comes with a 5.8-inch full-HD+ Flat Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O display that has a pixel density of 522ppi. It comes with the same processors and is available in 6GB and 8GB of RAM. For imaging duties, Samsung Galaxy S10e comes with a dual rear camera setup that comprises of a 12MP camera that has a 77-degree wide-angle lens and a variable aperture of f/1.5 to f/2.4 clubbed with a 16MP fixed-focus sensor with a 123-degree ultra-wide lens and an f/2.2 aperture. The cameras come with Optical Image Stabilization and up to 8x digital zoom. The selfie camera of the device is the same as Samsung Galaxy S10’s.
Samsung Galaxy S10e comes in 128GB and 512GB storage variants and can hold a microSD card of up to 512GB. The smartphone houses a 3,100mAh battery and comes with a physical fingerprint sensor on its home button.
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G specifications
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is a single SIM smartphone that comes with a Quad-HD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED display that has an aspect ratio of 19:9 and a pixel density of 505ppi. While the processor on the smartphone will be the same, it will come with 8GB RAM, 256GB of internal storage and will not have support for a microSD card. The device comes with a quad camera setup which comprises of the same three lenses as Galaxy S10, but also has a 3D Depth sensor that comes with an hQVGA resolution. For selfies and video calls, here is a 10MP Dual Pixel AF with an f/1.9 aperture clubbed with a 3D Depth Camera. The smartphone houses a 4,500mAh battery and comes with an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor.