Samsung electronics released a press release that the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G would be available in South Korea from April 5. Samsung might be the first smartphone manufacturer to launch a 5G compatible phone.
From April 5, Samsung Galaxy S10 5G would be available in South Korea at a starting price of 1.39 million south Korean won( approximately 85,000 INR) for 256GB variant and the higher 512GB variant would cost 1.55 million won, which is approximately equal to 94,000 INR.
The introduction of the Galaxy S10 5G is a key milestone in Samsung’s research and development that also includes key breakthroughs like the world’s first gigabit speed 5G transmission, the first 5G handover between multiple cells, and now, its first 5G smartphone available on the market.
Said DJ Koh, CEO and President of Samsung electronics, in the press release.
Samsung already announced the specification of Galaxy S10 5G variant alongside with the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S10, S10 Plus and S10e.
Galaxy S10 5G will be available in Royal Gold, Majestic Black, Crown silver colors in Korea from April 5, 2019 and will be available in other markets soon.
The Galaxy S10 5G features a huge 6.7-inch Qual HD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED screen with aspect ratio of 19:9. Full HD+ is the default resolution and it can be changed to Quad HD+ (WQHD+) in settings.
As far as the rear camera is concerned in Galaxy S10 5G has four sensors at the back, which consists of 12 MP primary camera with an f/1.5-2.4 aperture, a 12 MP telephoto camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and the third sensor has 16 MP with ultra wide lens with an f/2.2 aperture and the fourth one is 0.038MP which is for depth sensing.
The front cameras are housed inside the punch-hole display which consists of a 10MP primary sensor with an HQVGA 3D-depth sensing camera.
Galaxy S10 5G is powered by a 1.9GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 9820 processor with a 5G compliant Exynos Modem 5100 or a Qualcomm 855 chipset paired with Snapdragon X50 5G modem, which depends upon the market
The Galaxy s10 5G packs with a massive 4,500 mAh battery wich supports fast charging as well as wireless fast charging. However, fast wireless charging 2.0 only available with Samsung devices which supports 10W+ wireless charging like as the left pad on the Wireless Charger Dup Pad.
In terms of connectivity, the S10 5G supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, VHT80 MU-MIMO, 1024QAM, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, 3G, 4G, NFC, and USB Type-C .
The phone comes with Accelerometer, Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, and Hall Sensor, Proximity and RGB light sensor and Barometer too.
The phone runs on One UI based on Android 9 named as Android Pie.
Although it is still unclear about the release of device in India and we hope it would happen soon.
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