Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus review: specs and price

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
100
points
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

Why is Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus better than the average?

  • Battery power
    4100mAhvs2963.42mAh
  • Pixel density
    526ppivs334.65ppi
  • CPU speed
    2 x 2.7GHz & 2 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs9.95GHz
  • RAM
    12GBvs2.82GB
  • Resolution
    ?

    1440 x 3040pxvs1.53MP
  • Screen size
    ?

    6.4"vs5.34"
  • Megapixels (main camera)
    16MP & 12MP & 12MPvs14.75MP
  • Megapixels (front camera)
    10MP & 8MPvs7.28MP

Price comparison

Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

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3.weight
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Best

Kyocera KY-01L

47g

198g

4.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

7.8mm

5.waterproof depth rating
?

The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

Best

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max 64GB

4m

1.5m

6.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

74.1mm

Display

1.resolution
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The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1440 x 3040px

2.pixel density
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Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

526ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
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Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force. Show more

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4.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Energizer Power Max P8100S

8.1"

6.4"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version
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Best

OnePlus 6T (128GB / 8GB RAM)

6

6

6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCD displays. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays. Show more

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Performance

1.GPU clock speed
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The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed. Show more

Best

Meizu M10 (32GB / 2GB RAM)

1000MHz

2.RAM speed
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It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Huawei Nova 5z (64GB / 6GB RAM)

4266MHz

3.Has integrated LTE
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The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Samsung Exynos 9820)
4.CPU speed
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Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.5GHz

2 x 2.7GHz & 2 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Samsung Exynos 9820)

5.Uses HMP
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Heterogeneous Multi-Processing (HMP) is a more advanced version of big.LITTLE technology. In this setup, a processor can utilize all cores at the same time, or just a single core for low-intensity tasks. This can provide powerful performance or increased battery life respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Samsung Exynos 9820)
6.CPU threads
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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Vivo U20 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

8

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Pro

108 & 5 & 12 & 20 & 2MP

16MP & 12MP & 12MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
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Best

Motorola One Hyper

32 & 8MP

10MP & 8MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image. Show more

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4.video recording (main camera)
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The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

OnePlus 6T (128GB / 8GB RAM)

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

5.pixel size (main camera)
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The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo NEX 3 5G (256GB / 8GB RAM)

1.8 & 2.5 & 2.2µm

1.4µm

6.wide aperture (main camera)
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With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject. Show more

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 8GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.5 & f/2.2 & f/2.4

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

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2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

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3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola RAZR (2019)

4

2

4.Has a radio
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A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

For example

Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus (32GB / 3GB RAM)

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Samsung Galaxy A10s Dual SIM

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

Battery

1.battery power
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Best

Energizer Power Max P18K Pop

18000mAh

4100mAh

2.Battery life
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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Doogee S80 Lite

136h

40.73h

3.Supports fast charging
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Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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4.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

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5.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Motorola Moto E6 Plus (32GB / 2GB RAM)

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6.Has an ultra power-saving mode
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The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps. Show more

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Android 9.0 Pie)
2.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Android 9.0 Pie)
3.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Android 9.0 Pie)
4.Is free and open source
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Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus (Android 9.0 Pie)
5.download speed
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Best

Meizu 16T (128GB / 8GB RAM)

2048MBits/s

2000MBits/s (Samsung Exynos 9820)

6.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
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802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

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