Samsung Galaxy S10+
- Stunning display
- Excellent design
- Versatile cameras
- Powerful CPU
- Good battery life
- Very expensive
- Hole-punch design might not appeal to everyone
It’s a painful truth but it needs to be said: the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is gut-wrenchingly expensive. Where Samsung gets into trouble, however, is when you start looking at the rest of the opposition. The forthcoming Xiaomi Mi 9 is probably the closest comparison. It’s the first smartphone to come with the Snapdragon 855 inside – that’s the Qualcomm equivalent of the S10 Plus’s Exynos 9820 chip – it also has three cameras on the rear and a 6.4in display.
The Galaxy S10+ is Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone in 2019. It has a 6.4-inch AMOLED display and hole-punch design. Samsung Galaxy S10+ runs Android 9.0 and powered by the Exynos 9820 processor, 8GB of RAM with 128GB of storage. More RAM and storage options available up to 12GB RAM and 1TB of storage. The Galaxy S10+ gets a 4100mAh battery it is capable of delivering over a day with regular use. Three cameras at the back consisting of a 12-megapixel wide angle sensor, 12-megapixel telephoto lens, and a 16-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor. At the front, it has a dual camera setup of a 10-megapixel selfie camera and an 8-megapixel RGB depth sensor. The S10+ can take good shots in different lighting conditions.
Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol. Samsung was founded by Lee Byung-Chul in 1938 as a trading company. The company is among the biggest players in the smartphone market in the world. They recently developed smartphones running Tizen OS, as an alternative to its Android-based smartphones.
The Galaxy S10+ performance is impressive and it managed to score higher than most other Android smartphones in benchmark tests.
Galaxy S10+ specifications (full)
Battery and general information
|Release date||February 2019|
|Dimensions (mm)||157.60 x 74.10 x 7.80|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4100|
| Wireless charging||Yes|
|Colours|| Ceramic Black, Ceramic White, Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism Green, Prism White|
|Screen size (inches)||6.40|
|Processor type||Samsung Exynos 9820|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||512|
|Rear camera||12-megapixel (f/1.5) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4) + 16-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Rear autofocus||Phase detection autofocus|
|Front camera||10-megapixel (f/1.9) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Operating system||Android 9.0|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes|
|Fingerprint sensor (On Screen)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|