Samsung not only announced the Galaxy Fold, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10e smartphones at the Galaxy Unpacked 2019 event in San Francisco, but also unveiled the Galaxy S10 5G as the world’s first 5G-enabled smartphone. The Galaxy S10 5G is the biggest flagship phone from the company and it is equipped with six cameras.
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G Specifications and Features
The Galaxy S10 5G comes with a massive 6.7-inch curved Dynamic AMOLED screen that carries quad HD+ resolution and HDR10+ support. The display is also embedded with an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint reader. The screen is protected by Gorilla Glass 6.
The first 5G phone from Samsung carries support for mmWave and sub-6GHz networks. For faster Wi-Fi connectivity, it is equipped with the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology. Depending on the region, the smartphone will come with Snapdragon 855 or Exynos 9820 CPU. It comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of native storage. However, there is no support for a microSD card slot on the device. The smartphone is loaded with One UI based Android 9 Pie.
The Galaxy S10 5G borrows the same 10-megapixel front-facing camera and 12-megapixel + 12-megapixel + 16-megapixel triple camera setup from the Galaxy S10. In addition to these sensors, there is an extra 3D ToF (Time of Flight) sensor on the front and rear.
The S10 5G features a big battery of 4,500mAh capacity that is enabled with support for 25W Super Fast Charging and 15W Fast Wireless Charging 2.0. It also features Wireless PowerShare through which the handset can be used to charge other devices. The other features of the smartphone include Samsung DeX support and stereo speakers powered by Dolby Atoms.
The Galaxy S10 5G features an IP68-certified chassis that measures 162.6 x 77.1 x 7.9mm and it weighs 198 grams. It comes in an attractive White Prism color. There is no word on the pricing of the phone. The handset will be available for purchase in select markets by the second quarter of this year.