The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is the senior sibling of the Galaxy S10. The plus version comes with bigger specs and features. The punch-hole in-screen selfie camera is now a regular thing for Samsung. The Galaxy S10 features a single selfie punch-hole camera. Whereas, the Galaxy S10 Plus comes with a dual selfie punch-hole camera. Let’s review the Galaxy S10 Plus and see what features and specs are upgraded.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Design
The Galaxy S10 Plus features modern day industrial design of front and back glass. The back glass is version 5 from Corning. The frame measure 7.8 mm thick and is made up of aluminium. The device weighs 175 grams and is certified IP68 dust/waterproof.
The fingerprint sensor is located underneath the display. The back features just the triple rear camera and LED flash. The front is the edge-to-edge display with a dual punch-hole in-screen camera. You’ll get the chance of choosing from eight body colours; Canary Yellow, Flamingo Pink, Ceramic Black, Ceramic White, Prism White, Prism Black, Prism Green and Prism Blue.
|Dimensions||157.6 x 74.1 x 7.8 mm|
|Weight||175 grams / 198 grams = Ceramic|
|Build||Front glass (Gorilla Glass 6), |
back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or |
Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
|Colours||Prism White, Prism Black, Prism Green, |
Prism Blue, Canary Yellow, Flamingo Pink,
Ceramic Black, Ceramic White
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|– Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)|
– IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
– 32-bit/384kHz audio
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Display
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus sports a 6.4 inches Dynamic AMOLED touchscreen with an 87.5% screen-to-body ratio and 19:9 aspect ratio. The display features 1440 x 3040 pixels with 526 PPI density. And it’s been protected by Corning gorilla glass 6.
|Type||Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Size||6.4 inches (88.9% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3040 pixels, 19:9 ratio (522 PPI density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
– Always-on display
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Camera
The Galaxy S10 Plus features a triple rear camera system just like the Galaxy S10. The triple rear camera system sports a 12 MP wide sensor with an f/1.5-2.4 aperture, Dual Pixel PDAF & OIS – 12 MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture, AF, OIS & 2x optical zoom – 16 MP ultrawide sensor with f/2.2 aperture.
On the selfie camera is a dual punch-hole in-screen setup. It consists of a 10 MP wide sensor with f/1.9 aperture, Dual Pixel & PDAF – an 8 MP wide depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture.
|Triple||– 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS|
– 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6″, 1.0µm, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
– 16 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide), 1.0µm
|Features||LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama|
|Video||2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.|
|Dual||– 10 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF|
– 8 MP, f/2.2, 22mm (wide), 1.12µm, depth
|Features||Dual video call, Auto-HDR|
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Hardware
On performance, the Galaxy S10 Plus runs on Snapdragon 855 chipset with an 8-core processor clocking at 2.8 GHz and Adreno 640 graphics processing unit. The Exynos 9820 chipset powers the Galaxy S10 Plus available for the EMEA market. The Galaxy S10 Plus comes in two RAM variant of 8GB and 12GB. Storage option available are 128GB, 512GB and 1TB.
|Chipset||– Exynos 9820 (8 nm) – EMEA|
– Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) –
|CPU||– Octa-core (2×2.73 GHz & 2×2.31 GHz & |
4×1.95 GHz) – EMEA
– Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz & 3×2.41 GHz &
4×1.78 GHz) – USA/LATAM, China
|GPU||– Mali-G76 MP12 – EMEA|
– Adreno 640 – USA/LATAM, China
|MicroSD||up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – |
dual SIM model only
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Software
The operating system of the Galaxy S10 Plus is Android 9.0 Pie with One UI on top. The Samsung Health App features heart rate monitor and SpO2. The SpO2 measures the amount of oxygen that is carried by the red blood cells and can interpret how well blood is being circulated throughout the body.
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie|
|Features||Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, |
heart rate, SpO2
– Bixby natural language commands and dictation
– Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Battery
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus packs a non-removable Li-ion 4100 mAh battery. It supports both 15W fast battery charging and 15W fast wireless charging.
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 4100 mAh battery|
|Charging||– Fast battery charging 15W|
– Fast wireless charging 15W
– Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Connectivity
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, 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|
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus Price