Samsung Galaxy S10 launch date, worth, information and leaks

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Samsung Galaxy S10 release date, price, news and leaks

Update: The Galaxy S10 would possibly be capable of wirelessly cost different gadgets. Plus, photos of the Galaxy S10 E in yellow and white have leaked, and the S10 may very well be able to taking pictures 4K footage with its entrance digital camera and have improved anti-shake on the rear.

We’re closing in on the Samsung Galaxy S10 launch date, with the official Unpacked launch occasion occurring this month in San Francisco, the place we’ll be reporting on it reside.

You haven’t got to attend till the Samsung Galaxy S10 launch date of February 20, nevertheless. New Galaxy S10 leaks are spilling out virtually every day now, and have probably given us an early have a look at what we suspect Samsung’s smartphone for 2019 would possibly appear to be.

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is shaping as much as be a extra important improve in comparison with final 12 months’s comparatively incremental spec bump from the Galaxy S8 to the Galaxy S9. It’s sufficient of a tempt all of these holdouts who’re ready for the subsequent huge factor with a purpose to improve their Samsung cellphone.

It’s rumored to have a fresh-looking all-screen show with much less bezel on the high. Not solely that, it might have ‘gap punch’ front-facing digital camera embedded within the display screen’s high proper nook.

Samsung Galaxy S10 specs
Here’s how the Galaxy S10 specs are shaping up from all of the rumors and leaks to date:

Screen measurement: 6.1-inch
Screen decision: 1440 x 3040
Screen facet ratio: 19:9
Rear cameras: 12MP, 16MP, 13MP
Front cameras: single digital camera
Chipset: Exynos 9820/Snapdragon 855
Storage: 128GB-1TB
OS: Android 9 Pie

We can also see Samsung undertake an in-screen fingerprint sensor and be the primary to launch a cellphone with the Snapdragon 855 chipset (within the US variant, no less than).

Of course, you could have a number of extra decisions this time round. The Samsung Galaxy S10 is more likely to be joined by the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus and perhaps even the Galaxy S10 Lite or S10 E, a ‘lite’ model of the brand new smartphone meant to tackle the iPhone XR.

Seems like quite a bit abruptly? We’re a month on the market shall be much more leaks to pour over. After all, the Galaxy S10 is Samsung’s 10th anniversary Android cellphone. It has been teasing a number of surprises for us in February. Here’s what we all know to this point.

Cut to the chase

  • What is it? Samsung’s subsequent Galaxy S flagship
  • What will it value? It’s positive to be very costly
  • When is it out? February 20 launch occasion, transport quickly after

Samsung Galaxy S10 launch date

Hottest information:

  • The Samsung Galaxy S10 launch occasion is February 20
  • Could hit shops on March 8

The Samsung Galaxy S10 launch date is confirmed as Wednesday, February 20, which means we’ll see the smartphone days earlier than MWC 2019, which takes place from February 25-28.

Samsung itself has revealed the date, together with the time and site: the Galaxy S10 shall be unveiled at 11am PT (2pm ET, 7pm GMT) on the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.

We’ve heard that date rumored earlier than, so it would not come as an entire shock, although another rumors put ahead totally different dates. 

Of course, that is simply when the S10 shall be introduced – it won’t go on sale for one more week or two. The primary rumor there factors to a March 8 sale date in South Korea. We’ve additionally now heard that it could land in Italy that day, whereas another source additionally talks of a March Eight avenue date, so this seems like a world launch date.

That’s for the three primary fashions (the S10, S10 Lite and S10 Plus). However the supply provides that the 5G S10 – which could be referred to as the Galaxy S10 X – will land in shops on March 29.

Whenever the S10 vary lands, it is more likely to be bought by EE within the UK, because the community already permits you to register for updates on it. That mentioned, we would anticipate nearly all networks to supply a number of fashions of the S10.

Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung’s subsequent S mannequin will seemingly land in early 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 worth

Hottest leaks:

  • Samsung Galaxy S10 worth anticipated to rise to $779 / £799

When the Samsung Galaxy S10 does go on sale it is positive to value quite a bit. 

One price rumor places the price range Galaxy S10 Lite mannequin at $650-$750 (roughly £500-£585 / AU$900-AU$1,040), whereas another rumor has the Samsung Galaxy S10 worth rise to £799, which is able to seemingly be round $779 (round AU$1,400) for the 128GB variant and £999 for 512GB of storage.

Another supply points to a price of €929 (round $1,055 / £820 / AU$1,475) for the standard S10 with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, rising to €1,179 (round $1,340 / £1,040 / AU$1,875) for a model with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of storage. 

More just lately, an extensive price leak for all three rumored S10 handsets has the usual Samsung S10 beginning at €899 for the 6GB/128GB configuration and rising to €1,149 for the 8GB/512GB mannequin.

Elsewhere, we’ve heard that the most affordable mannequin (aka the Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy S10e) will value between round 800,000 gained (roughly $710, £550, AU$990) and 900,000 gained (round $800, £620, AU$1,110).

The identical supply claims that the top-end 5G mannequin will value between 1.6 million gained (round $1,430, £1,110, AU$1,980) and 1.Eight million gained (roughly $1,600, £1,250, AU$2,230), making it round twice as costly.

In brief although, the Samsung Galaxy S10 worth is all however assured to rise over the asking worth of the Galaxy S9 – so that you would possibly wish to begin saving.

If you are within the UK, you’ll be able to learn extra about our Samsung Galaxy S10 deals predictions and pre-register your particulars on the hyperlinks under to get all the perfect early pre-order costs despatched straight to your inbox:

Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S10 Plus vs S10 Lite

  • Samsung Galaxy S10 – the usual Samsung flagship
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus – an even bigger display screen and probably higher cameras
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite / S10e – a much less highly effective, smaller, cheaper mannequin

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is unlikely to reach alone, with a trio of handsets tipped to launch on the agency’s subsequent Unpacked occasion.

While we have develop into used to seeing a pair of Samsung flagships launch collectively every year way back to the Galaxy S6 in 2015, this time round all of the Galaxy S10 leaks are pointing in the direction of three or extra telephones.

There’s the usual Samsung Galaxy S10 that is detailed right here, together with the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus and a brand new entry within the Galaxy S10 Lite – a smaller, low decision and certain lesser powered handsets at a hopefully extra reasonably priced worth level. 

A current rumor means that the S10 Lite might truly land because the Galaxy S10 E, although not everybody agrees. We’ve also heard that the Lite mannequin would possibly merely be referred to as the Galaxy S10, as would possibly the mannequin above it, however that would appear complicated.

Several leaks and rumors counsel the Galaxy S10 E might have a dual-lens rear digital camera, with 6GB RAM and 128GB reminiscence and a 3100mAh battery, which might put it behind the S10 and S10 Plus in a number of methods.

On high of that renders of a Canary Yellow edition of the S10 E present a blinding design, and suggests the system will launch in a variety of attention-grabbing colors, with inexperienced and blue variants steered too.

But wait – we might even get a fourth Galaxy S10 handsets, as rumors of a big-screened, 5G variant have additionally begun to crop up. And, in fact, Samsung teasing is nearly definitely going to be teasing its foldable phone on the S10 launch occasion.

Samsung Galaxy S10 design and show

Hottest leaks:

  • Three totally different display screen sizes
  • A digital camera cut-out within the display screen
  • A 19:9 facet ratio and 1440 x 3040 decision

Our finest look but on the seemingly design of the Galaxy S10 comes from a series of photos displaying it alongside the Galaxy S10 Plus.

You can see these under. Details about the usual S10 embody a single-lens punch-hole digital camera on the entrance, tiny bezels above and under the display screen, a triple-lens digital camera on the again, and a USB-C port, 3.5mm headphone port and speaker on the underside.

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Most just lately we have seen an image of the Galaxy S10 shared by renowned tipster Evan Blass, which provides us a full have a look at the entrance and the again of the cellphone. If you wish to know what the Galaxy S10 will appear to be, right here you go.

Samsung Galaxy S10 leak

Samsung Galaxy S10 leak (credit score: Evan Blass)

These adopted scorching on the heels of other images, shared on Twitter, which confirmed an identical design and in addition revealed the S10’s built-in cryptocurrency assist.

Before all this, the primary alleged Samsung Galaxy photo arrived as we rang in 2019, and it as soon as once more matches up, displaying a extra expansive all-screen show, one which displaces the highest bezel in favor of a tiny front-facing digital camera embedded into the highest proper facet of the display screen.

This is Samsung’s reply to the notch lower out, and you’ll anticipate the corporate to give you a intelligent identify for this black gap that disrupts its Infinity Display.

More recent leaks, which you’ll be able to see under, showcase the S10 in a pearly white shade, in addition to each the S10 and S10 Plus in black.

The photographs of the cellphone in black are apparently non-functioning dummy models, however the design ought to be correct.

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Evan Blass additionally leaked the image you’ll be able to see under, displaying three Galaxy S10 telephones – the S10E, the S10 and the S10 Plus – inside clear instances. You can see a dual-lens rear digital camera on the cheaper S10E, and a triple-lens rear digital camera on the S10 and S10 Plus telephones.

It additionally appears to be like just like the S10 Plus has a dual-lens front-facing digital camera – notice the broader pinhole lower out within the show – and it appears to be like like all three telephones could have fingerprint sensors constructed into the display screen.

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Samsung Galaxy S10 leak (credit score: Evan Blass)

We’ve additionally now seen a render from Samsung itself that probably exhibits the cellphone. You can see this under and notice the curved display screen, tiny bezels and pinhole digital camera.

This was posted in an article on Samsung Newsroom, then rapidly changed with a extra generic image, suggesting it was an accident.

This could be an accidental official look at the Samsung Galaxy S10 (Credit: Reddit / qgtx)

This may very well be an unintended official have a look at the Samsung Galaxy S10 (Credit: Reddit / qgtx)

These leaks match earlier case renders which embody elements of the cellphone. You can see them under and can notice that there is a cut-out within the high left nook of the display screen for a single-lens digital camera, whereas on the again there are three cameras. That again appears to be like to be glass and the body is probably going metallic.

You can even see it alongside the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite (which sports activities the same design) and the S10 Plus, which provides further cameras.

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We’ve additionally had a more in-depth have a look at the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, because of some leaked renders which you’ll be able to see under.

The renders, which come from a reasonably dependable supply (@OnLeaks) present a handset with an angular Galaxy Note-like design, however extra importantly it has a digital camera cutout within the display screen.

This is a brand new concept for Samsung and it is a larger cut-out than you might need anticipated, because it’s housing two cameras. However, the bezels across the display screen are tiny no less than.

The again of the Galaxy S10 Plus proven right here has a quad-lens digital camera organized horizontally and is proven in each black and ‘Ice Blue’. Note that initially renders showing a triple-lens camera and bigger bezels had been leaked, however these had been apparently inaccurate.

Other particulars within the photos embody a 3.5mm headphone port and it appears to be like just like the cellphone has a glass again and a metallic body. Dimensions in the meantime are apparently 157.5 x 75.Zero x 7.8mm, rising to 9mm on the digital camera bump.

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We can also have now seen photos of the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, which you’ll be able to see under. Two leaked photos each present a handset with two rear cameras, however the coloration of the digital camera block and probably the scale of the lenses differs.

That would possibly imply solely one in all these photographs is correct, or we may very well be taking a look at the usual Samsung Galaxy S10 in a single and the Galaxy S10 Plus within the different.

In any case, cameras apart the again is more likely to be related on each handsets and certainly it appears to be like related in these photographs, with barely curved edges and a probable glass construct.

Another image (additionally under) exhibits the doable entrance of the S10 Plus, full with a nook notch.

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We’d take all of this with a pinch of salt and as that is in all probability the Plus mannequin it won’t be totally consultant of the usual S10, however they’re more likely to look related, and in line with Samsung’s personal cell enterprise chief, DJ Koh, the Samsung Galaxy S10 could have some “very significant” design adjustments and are available in some “amazing” colours.

One leak from OnLeaks suggests those colors could also be Black, Grey, Blue, Red, Green and Yellow, whereas in asserting some software program Samsung may have hinted that the cellphone will are available in silver, inexperienced, black, blue and pink shades and could have a 3.5mm headphone port.

Another source in the meantime says the usual S10 and S10 Plus will are available in white, black, inexperienced and blue, whereas the Galaxy S10 Lite will moreover come in yellow, as you’ll be able to see under (together with an image of it in white). We’ve heard that declare greater than as soon as now, together with a suggestion that it might need a shiny end.

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We’ve also heard that the entire S10 vary will are available in black, white and sea inexperienced, however that some fashions shall be supplied in further shades.

An in depth Galaxy S10 leak seems to agree with all the color rumors above, itemizing every thing from black, white, inexperienced and blue to canary yellow, prism black, pearl white, ceramic black and ceramic white. It seems, then, you will have a good number of choices come launch.

We’ve seen pictures shared by Evan Blass that present the pinhole notch within the middle of the display screen. You can see the three sizes of show on present for the S10 Lite, the S10, and the S10 Plus too. However, the digital camera place right here is at odds with most leaks.

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Samsung Galaxy S10 leak (credit score: @evleaks)

Meanwhile, a benchmark for a thriller Samsung cellphone which may very well be the S10 factors to a 19:9 facet ratio, which might make it taller than the 18.5:9 Galaxy S9 – benchmarks for the Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy S10 Plus have also surfaced suggesting the 19:9 facet ratio.

Along with that the benchmark suggests a decision of 1440 x 3040, which might be a slight enhance, and there is each probability that to realize these issues Samsung would slim the bezels, becoming a bigger, sharper display screen into the identical measurement physique.

One factor the Galaxy S10 won’t have although, is a notch, as a result of, as famous by T3, Samsung has taken to Twitter to criticize the notch on the Google Pixel 3 XL, so presumably it will not be happening that route for its subsequent flagship. Having mentioned that, the corporate has now revealed several new screens, a few of which do have notches.

And a source claims that probably the most primary S10 mannequin could have a flat ‘Infinity-O’ show, which is one in all these new screens and has a round cut-out in the direction of the left fringe of the show, quite than a traditional notch. This could be a bit like the outlet pictured within the renders above.

We’ve heard similar from one other dependable supply, saying that no less than one mannequin (although on this case it seems like a higher-end one) could have a “punch hole” model selfie digital camera cut-out.

The picture under offers one other concept of how which may look. This is from a patent filed by Samsung, although it would not have the Galaxy S10 identify connected.

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Could this be how the Galaxy S10 appears to be like? (credit score: LetsGoDigital)

A pinhole digital camera of some variety is wanting very seemingly, particularly now that Samsung has announced the Galaxy A8S with simply such a digital camera. Though in case you’re postpone by the scale of the digital camera on that cellphone, do not be – another leak suggests the S10’s shall be smaller.

It’s doable – if not possible – that Samsung will go additional although and launch a cellphone with no bezels, notch or pinhole digital camera.

Indeed, a leaked screen protector apparently for the Samsung Galaxy S10 exhibits a design with nearly no bezels, no notch and seemingly no digital camera cut-out. You can see that under.

Since then, the identical supply has shared another image displaying both the identical display screen protector or a really related one, as you’ll be able to see under.

Once once more, there is not any apparent digital camera cut-out, no notch and mainly no bezels.

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This may very well be a display screen protector for the Galaxy S10. (credit score: Ice universe)

We’ve additionally seen a photo, probably displaying a prototype of the Samsung Galaxy S10 (although notably the supply did not check with it by identify however did say “this may be a design beyond”, and ‘Beyond’ is believed to be the codename of the Galaxy S10).

The picture, which you’ll be able to see under, exhibits a handset with a curved display screen and virtually no bezel on any edge. There appears to be much less bezel in actual fact than we have seen on every other cellphone, suggesting the front-facing digital camera might both pop up or be constructed into the display screen.

You cannot see a lot else, however along with the ability and quantity buttons it appears to be like just like the Bixby button is making a return – if this photograph actually is displaying the S10 and if nothing adjustments within the design earlier than launch, that are two huge ifs, particularly as respected leaker @OnLeaks has poured chilly water on the picture, claiming it is pretend.

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This may very well be the all-screen Samsung Galaxy S10. (credit score: @UniverseIce)

When it involves the display screen although it’s value noting that there’s positive to be multiple measurement. In reality, this time round there might be three and even 4.

One of those, apparently codenamed ‘Beyond 0’, is claimed to have a 5.8-inch display screen which could be flat. That could be probably the most primary mannequin, however there’s additionally mentioned to be ‘Beyond 1’, which apparently has a 5.8-inch curved display screen, and ‘Beyond 2’, with a 6.2-inch curved display screen.

There’s additionally mentioned to be variations within the three fashions’ fingerprint scanners and cameras, which we’ll get to within the related sections under.

All of that has been given extra credence because of folks acquainted with the matter chatting with Bloomberg. Those sources additionally confirmed the corporate is experimenting with a prototype that loses the three.5mm headphone jack.

However, one other source has barely disagreed on the display screen sizes, saying that whereas the essential ‘Lite’ mannequin could have a 5.8-inch one, the usual S10 shall be 6.1 inches and the S10 Plus shall be 6.4.

Those sizes have been touted again, with Ice Universe claiming the Samsung Galaxy S10 show will measure 6.11 inches (whereas the S10 Lite shall be 5.75 inches and the S10 Plus shall be 6.44 inches).

We’ve moreover heard talk of a doable fourth Galaxy S10 mannequin, which in line with experiences might have a 6.7-inch display screen, together with six cameras whole (with the additional rear lens being a Time of Flight one used for judging distances), and assist for 5G. One report provides that this mannequin would possibly solely land within the US and South Korea.

We’ve heard extra about this handset too, with the precise display screen measurement for the Galaxy S10 5G variant said to be a whopping 6.66 inches.

In thrilling however unlikely information, there’s additionally a Samsung patent that details a second display on high of the front-facing digital camera, which may very well be used to point out primary icons and animations and make for a really all-screen entrance. We would not rely on seeing this on the S10 although.

Will Samsung Galaxy S10 be a foldable cellphone?

One factor you should not anticipate is a foldable cellphone. Not from the flagship Samsung Galaxy S10, no less than. 

The Infinity Flex Display idea Samsung confirmed off on November 7, 2018 made it clear: the corporate’s foldable cellphone design may be very a lot that: an idea.

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Samsung might launch a foldable variant to the Galaxy S10, nevertheless, and the long-rumored Samsung Galaxy X is rumored to launch in 2019. 

Whether it adjustments its identify to herald extra according to the Galaxy S10 model stays to be seen, however that is the closest we have ever been to a folding cellphone.

A foldable show is clearly the subsequent huge concept for Samsung, but it surely’s ranging from scratch with thick bezels, in line with the steeped-in-shadow prototype we noticed on the Samsung Developers Conference.

Samsung Galaxy S10 biometric safety

Hottest leaks:

  • An in-screen fingerprint scanner
  • An improved 3D face scanner

One rumor we’ve got seen pop up quite a few occasions is the presence of an in-screen fingerprint scanner.

This would go properly with the all-screen design that is being tipped for the cellphone, and would see the Galaxy S10 comply with within the footsteps of the likes of the OnePlus 6T and Huawei Mate 20 Pro.

The newest and finest proof of that is code found in the Samsung Pay app, which mentions each an in-display scanner and the Galaxy S10 (by a codename). It’s talked about as a result of the presence of such a scanner would imply transferring the “payment flow window” increased up the display screen, so it isn’t blocked by the scanner.

But there’s lots extra proof of an in-screen scanner too. For instance, a report claims that it’s going to use an ultrasonic Qualcomm scanner, and that Samsung has felt pressured to incorporate it as a result of Vivo and Huawei each having telephones with in-screen scanners.

Reliable leaker Evan Blass has additionally spoken of an ultrasonic scanner, and a number of separate sources who spoke to The Bell have mentioned as a lot too, including that Samsung will even look to ditch the iris scanning tech within the Galaxy S10 in favor of an improved 3D face scanner – very similar to the one discovered on the iPhone X.

We’ve heard a similar thing from South Korean media, but it surely means that we’ll solely see an in-display fingerprint scanner as the principle manner of unlocking the Samsung Galaxy S10. Either manner, it is seemingly the iris scanner shall be dropped.

An earlier rumor additionally talks about an in-screen scanner, stating that whereas an in-screen scanner wouldn’t be prepared in time for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, it might be prepared by someday subsequent 12 months, making the Samsung Galaxy S10 a candidate for one.

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Samsung may very well be transferring the scanner in-screen

And we now have an concept of why it took so lengthy to be prepared – as a result of reportedly Samsung is using an ultrasonic scanner, quite than an optical one, as whereas the latter might apparently have been carried out years in the past it is mentioned to not be pretty much as good.

More particularly, Samsung has been rumored to make use of a third-generation ultrasonic scanner from Qualcomm. This technology has solely recently been announced and never but used on a cellphone, but it surely might imply Samsung’s in-screen scanner is the perfect discovered on any cellphone.

Another recent report has added that whereas the 2 top-end Samsung Galaxy S10 fashions will apparently get an ultrasonic scanner, probably the most primary mannequin will get an optical one. The distinction primarily being that the ultrasonic one can map a 3D image of your print, making it extra correct than the 2D optical choice.

That’s at odds with another rumor although, which claims that probably the most primary mannequin (the one codenamed ‘Beyond 0’), could have a side-mounted fingerprint scanner as an alternative of an in-screen one. We’ve heard greater than as soon as now that the essential mannequin will not have an in-screen scanner.

The different two fashions (apparently codenamed ‘Beyond 1’ and ‘Beyond 2’) supposedly have in-screen scanners although.

But Samsung would possibly go even additional and in addition put the audio system within the display screen, as simply such a show has been proven off by Samsung Display, in line with OLED Info.

And the earpiece might go within the display screen too, as Samsung is said to be planning a ‘sound-emitting show’ to be used in a cellphone early subsequent 12 months, having already proven off the tech at an business expo.

All that mixed might imply a really bezel-free look, just like the one proven in a few of the photos above.

Samsung Galaxy S10 digital camera

Hottest leaks:

  • A twin, triple or quad-lens rear digital camera
  • 12MP, 13MP and 16MP lenses
  • A single-lens front-facing digital camera

An analyst reckons Samsung is contemplating a triple-lens digital camera for the Samsung Galaxy S10, together with a 3D sensor for augmented actuality content material.

Analyst chatter isn’t at all times that dependable, however it might make sense if Samsung needs to compete with the Huawei P20 Pro and the rumored triple-lens iPhone.

It’s additionally a rumor that we have now heard again, with a supply claiming that whereas probably the most primary mannequin of the Galaxy S10 might need only a single-lens digital camera and the center mannequin might need a dual-lens one, the largest (and costliest) model of the Samsung Galaxy S10 would have a triple-lens digital camera.

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Three cameras may very well be higher than two

More just lately we have heard more details on the doable specs of the triple-lens digital camera, with it apparently consisting of a 12MP wide-angle lens, a 16MP tremendous wide-angle lens and a 13MP telephoto lens.

An even newer report echoes these digital camera specs, however provides that the 12MP one shall be an f/1.5-f/2.Four variable aperture lens , similar to the digital camera on the Samsung Galaxy S9, whereas the 16MP lens could have an f/1.9 aperture and a 123-degree discipline of view, and the 13MP lens could have an f/2.Four aperture.

Elsewhere, leaker Evan Blass has mentioned to expect a triple-lens camera with one wide-angle lens, one telephoto and one normal lens.

Other recent claims of say that the S10 Lite and normal S10 could have a dual-lens digital camera (with a 16MP ultra-wide f/1.9 lens and a 12MP variable aperture normal lens). However, one other supply says that the usual Galaxy S10 will in actual fact be triple-lens and most up-to-date photos additionally present three lenses.

Some or all the S10 fashions may additionally have a dual-lens front-facing digital camera in line with one report, which might give the highest mannequin 5 lenses general. It’s not recognized what the additional entrance lens could be used for, but it surely’s seemingly to enhance the face unlock characteristic if nothing else.

That’s a declare that we have heard again, with sources in South Korea saying that the top-end S10 mannequin could have two front-facing cameras and three rear ones (a 12MP wide-angle lens, a 16MP tremendous wide-angle one and a 13MP telephoto one). 

They add that the usual S10 could have two on the entrance and two on the again, and the essential mannequin could have one on the entrance and one on the again. They additionally point out a 5G handset with six cameras, which we’ve heard about before, but it surely’s not clear whether or not that is an S10 mannequin or one thing else.

Having mentioned that, some renders of the Galaxy S10 Plus present six lenses, so it could be correct. In any case, the usual Galaxy S10 is more likely to have both two or three lenses, with most sources pointing to a few.

The S10 and S10 Plus may additionally have GoPro-level anti-shake and AI-powered scene recognition on their rear cameras, in line with one source, whereas the entrance cameras might need optical picture stabilization and be capable of shoot video in 4K.

Samsung Galaxy S10 battery

Hottest leaks:

  • Standard S10 might have a 3,500mAh or 3,300mAh battery
  • S10 Lite may very well be 3,100mAh or 3,000mAh, S10 Plus may very well be 4,000mAh
  • 5G Galaxy S10 might have a 5,000mAh battery

One battery rumor reveals doable sizes for the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus and S10 Lite.

In the picture under you’ll be able to see instances seemingly for the three telephones, and together with display screen sizes which were rumored earlier than there are numbers that appear to be battery sizes.

In which case, in the event that they’re correct, the Samsung Galaxy S10 has a 3,500mAh one, the Galaxy S10 Plus has a 4,000mAh one and the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite has a 3,100mAh one.

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These battery sizes have now been rumored more than once, so could be correct.

Having mentioned that, we have additionally heard a conflicting rumor, and this comes from a certification listing, so it is extra credible than most. It states that the usual Galaxy S10 could have a 3,300mAh battery and the Galaxy S10 Lite could have a 3,000mAh one, although agrees that the Galaxy S10 Plus could have a 4,000mAh one.

We’ve additionally heard from one other supply that the rumored 5G Samsung Galaxy S10 might have the largest battery of all, at 5,000mAh.

The Samsung Galaxy S10 might effectively profit from a lift to its wi-fi charging speeds, with experiences linking the upcoming flagship with wireless Quick Charge 2.0.

Not solely that, but it surely may additionally assist reverse wi-fi charging, that’s, working as a charging pad for different gadgets. At least, that is what the leaked image under appears to counsel, displaying the rumored Samsung Galaxy Buds of their charging case positioned on the rear of an S10.

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Samsung Galaxy S10 energy

Hottest leaks:

  • An Exynos 9820 or Snapdragon 855 chipset
  • 6GB or 8GB of RAM
  • 128GB to 1TB of quick storage

We even have an concept of what could be powering the Samsung Galaxy S10, as Samsung has announced the Exynos 9820, which is more likely to energy the cellphone in most areas outdoors the US.

This is an octa-core chipset constructed on an 8nm course of. That makes it smaller than the 10nm Exynos 9810 discovered within the Galaxy S9 and with that measurement discount comes a 10% discount in energy consumption.

The Exynos 9820 additionally provides as much as 20% higher single core efficiency, as much as 40% higher energy effectivity, and as much as 15% higher multi-core efficiency than the Exynos 9810.

Gamers in the meantime ought to see a good larger profit, with the GPU providing as much as 40% higher efficiency or as much as 35% extra energy effectivity.

The Exynos 9820 additionally has an built-in NPU (neural processing unit), which permits AI-related duties to occur as much as seven occasions quicker than on the 9810.

Samsung Galaxy S10

It additionally helps video recording at as much as 8K at 30fps, shows of as much as 3840 x 2400 or 4096 x 2160, single lens cameras of as much as 22MP, or dual-lens ones of as much as 16MP. Though do not take that as which means the S10 will essentially have these specs.

As for cell information obtain speeds, these can apparently attain as much as 2Gbps, regardless of this chip seemingly not supporting 5G. Having mentioned that, there’s rumored to be a model of the Galaxy S10 that may assist 5G, so that may presumably have to make use of a special chipset.

Since asserting the Exynos 9820, Samsung has now talked in more detail about a few of its capabilities. These embody assist for HDR10+, which ought to assist HDR content material look higher, and assist for 5 digital camera sensors, which, together with a sophisticated picture sign processor, ought to enhance pictures.

Other highlights embody the power to compress 8K video information so that they take up much less area, improved safety, the ability for a desktop-like expertise, decrease latency, and a extra widespread use of AI.

We’ve additionally now seen a benchmark seemingly for the Galaxy S10 mannequin powered by the Exynos 9820 and it has a excessive rating, however not as excessive as we would have hoped. It beats most present Android handsets, however is available in decrease than the newest iPhones and decrease than a benchmark for the Snapdragon 855.

Another benchmark has additionally now emerged courtesy of AnTuTu, once more displaying the Exynos chip crushed by the Snapdragon 855. 

However, a more recent Geekbench result exhibits the Exynos scoring barely increased than the Snapdragon 855, so it is unclear whether or not there shall be a lot distinction between them or not. Speaking of which…

In the US? Then you will seemingly get the just lately introduced Snapdragon 855. This is a 7nm chipset, which is smaller and certain each extra highly effective and extra environment friendly than the Snapdragon 845 present in a lot of 2018’s flagships. It’s additionally smaller than the Exynos 9820.

Qualcomm claims it additionally provides as much as twice the efficiency of one other unnamed 7nm chipset, presumably which means both Apple’s one used within the iPhone XS vary or Huawei’s within the Mate 20 vary.

The chipset additionally helps 5G and has a chip devoted to processing pictures and movies. This known as a ‘laptop imaginative and prescient picture sign processor’ and it is a world first.

Samsung Galaxy S10

An early leaked benchmark for the chipset confirmed it beating every other smartphone chip for energy, together with the A12 Bionic within the iPhone XS and the Exynos 9820 benchmark talked about above.

The RAM may be an enormous improve, as Samsung has introduced that it has developed an 8GB RAM chip constructed on a 10nm course of. This, whereas not confirmed for the Galaxy S10, apparently has an information charge that is 1.5 occasions as quick as present flagship RAM chips and can even cut back energy consumption by as much as 30%.

One odd report has steered the cellphone might sport 12GB of RAM too, that is a declare that we’ve now heard a second time, but it surely appears extreme, so we’re inclined to imagine the above about an 8GB RAM chip. It’s additionally more likely to be reserved for the S10 Plus mannequin if it occurs in any respect.

It seems the bigger S10 Plus may come in a top-spec variant with 12GB of RAM and 1TB, but it surely would not appear to be the Samsung S10 will get the identical therapy.

Even the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite might have high specs, with a rumor pointing to the same chipset at the rest of the range. That’s backed up by a benchmark seemingly displaying it with a Snapdragon 855 chip and 6GB of RAM, although the scores are disappointing. However, that would simply be right down to the software program not but being optimized.

Onboard storage may be quicker for the S10, as Samsung is set to start using UFS 3.0 storage in early 2019. This is supposedly two occasions quicker than present cellphone storage modules and takes up much less area, so there’s extra room for different parts.

Plus, the minimal measurement it is available in is 128GB, so if the S10 makes use of it then all fashions must have no less than 128GB of storage. A couple reports even say that there may very well be as much as 1TB of RAM within the cellphone, which might be way over every other handset.

However, probably the most primary S10 mannequin might need extra primary specs, with one source saying it’s going to include both a Snapdragon 845 or 855 chipset and a alternative of 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of storage.

Elsewhere, we’ve heard that the usual Galaxy S10 could have 6GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of storage, whereas the Galaxy S10 Lite could have 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

The Galaxy S10 may be quicker on Wi-Fi than different telephones, as it’s going to reportedly assist ‘Wi-Fi 6’ (a model new Wi-Fi normal).

Beyond the core specs, Samsung would possibly additional enhance the gaming abilities of its flagship, as a Samsung patent factors to a ‘Neuro Game Booster’ characteristic.

As for the interface, it is seemingly that Samsung will use its recently-announced One UI Android overlay. Indeed, precisely that has been rumored.

A rumor additionally talks about an AI-powered “life pattern” mode, which might automate and alter features of the cellphone based mostly on how you employ is.

Samsung Galaxy S10 identify

We’ve additionally heard speak that Samsung would possibly rename the vary, launching the subsequent mannequin because the Samsung Galaxy X quite than the Galaxy S10. 

That would possibly sound unlikely, however Koh Dong-jin, the top of Samsung’s cell division, has been quoted as saying that “we have been thinking about whether we need to maintain the S moniker or the numbering system” so it is doable.

More just lately, a leak suggests Samsung may revive the ‘Edge’ moniker, which can imply this handset truly launches because the Samsung Galaxy S10 Edge. 

It appears unlikely although, because the ‘Edge’ display screen which the moniker denoted is now ubiquitous throughout Samsung’s flagship vary, so it would not make sense so as to add it to the top of the Galaxy S10 identify.

Samsung Galaxy S10: what we wish to see

As good because the Samsung Galaxy S9 is, it’s additionally quite too just like the Samsung Galaxy S8, so we hope Samsung adjustments issues up for the S10. Here’s what we wish to see.

1. A brand new design

Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung’s smartphone design is overly acquainted at this level

The Samsung Galaxy S9 appears to be like virtually similar to the Galaxy S8, so it’s excessive time we bought a brand new design from the South Korean firm.

Whether meaning a notch, a brand new materials or perhaps a foldable cellphone we’ll go away to Samsung, however we wish to see one thing new.

2. Dual or triple-lens cameras on each fashions

While the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus has a dual-lens digital camera, the usual Galaxy S9 solely has a single-lens one. For the Galaxy S10 we wish each fashions to have two lenses, or higher but, three. After all, the Huawei P20 Pro has landed with precisely that to gorgeous impact.

Samsung’s been delivering high smartphone cameras for some time now, however this 12 months it has some actual competitors from Huawei, so for the Galaxy S10 we wish to see it take steps to get forward.

The excellent news is {that a} triple-lens digital camera has already been rumored, although it seems like solely the priciest mannequin will get it.

3. An in-screen fingerprint scanner

Samsung Galaxy S10

Rear-facing scanners might quickly be a factor of the previous on high-end telephones

In-screen fingerprint scanners have been rumored for numerous Samsung telephones and the Galaxy S10 is not any exception, however now that different corporations have launched commercially accessible handsets with them we’d lastly see Samsung roll one out.

Having a scanner within the display screen means it doesn’t must take up area on the entrance or be awkwardly positioned on the again, plus it appears to be like high-tech sufficient to make homeowners of different telephones jealous.

This too has been rumored for the Galaxy S10, so there is a very actual probability it’s going to occur.

4. More vibrant pictures

While the general high quality of pictures taken by the Samsung Galaxy S9 may be very excessive, some lack vibrancy and some are additionally extra washed out than we’d have anticipated or preferred. This is very true when there’s background gentle, so we’d just like the Samsung Galaxy S10 to have the ability to address this higher.

5. Improved AR Emoji

Samsung Galaxy S10

AR Emoji might actually use some work

AR Emoji had been one of many extra hyped options of the Galaxy S9 vary, however they had been additionally one of many least spectacular features of those telephones.

There are a number of causes for this. Beyond their inherently gimmicky nature it may also be arduous to create one that appears such as you, and when recording a video of your self utilizing the emoji, the digital camera’s facial recognition isn’t highly effective sufficient to do it justice.

While AR Emoji will in all probability by no means be a necessary characteristic, if Samsung’s going to maintain utilizing them we’d prefer to see them no less than rival Apple’s Animoji subsequent time round.

6. Better battery life

Battery life is one factor that doesn’t enhance with every new cellphone technology. In reality, typically it will get worse. In the case of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus you’re solely actually taking a look at a day of life.

And whereas which may typically be okay for anybody who doesn’t thoughts plugging their cellphone in each evening, it’s value remembering that the battery will begin to wear down over time, so a day of life whenever you purchase the cellphone means lower than a day a 12 months or two on.

As such we actually wish to see enhancements to the battery within the Galaxy S10, whether or not that’s by a bigger unit than the frankly small 3,000mAh one within the Galaxy S9, or simply by extra environment friendly {hardware} and software program.

7. A completely bezel-free look

We’ve mentioned already that we wish a brand new design from the Galaxy S10, however what we’d actually like is an entire absence of bezels. As in no notch both, simply an all-screen entrance.

We’re not anticipating this, not least as a result of it might presumably imply constructing the digital camera and sensors into the display screen, but it surely’s doable and would certainly be much less bold than a foldable cellphone, which we’d additionally get from Samsung in 2019.


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