The Samsung Galaxy S10e has been launched at an event in San Francisco, ahead of MWC 2019 fair. As the much-talked, the South Korean manufacturer has launched the Galaxy S10e with “hole-punch” selfie camera, Dynamic AMOLED display with HDR10+, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0, and Wireless PowerShare. There is also a reverse wireless charging feature similar to what Huawei unveiled with the Mate 20 Pro.
The Samsung Galaxy S10e features a capacitive fingerprint sensor on the home button. Samsung touts the model to offer a “premium experience in a compact size.” Along with the Infinity-O Display panel can be considered the biggest highlights of the device. As we mentioned, the smartphone feature Dynamic AMOLED display, said to be the first HDR10+ certified display with a peak brightness of 1,200 nits. The display is touted to have blue light reduction features, apart from improved color accuracy, and outdoor visibility.
Other highlight features of the Samsung Galaxy S10e include Wi-Fi 802.11ax support, Dolby Atmos for Gaming, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 (said to be 30% faster than the previous generation, compatible with WPC and PMA standards), and Wireless PowerShare (which allows users to charge other Qi Wireless charging devices – such as the new Galaxy Buds and Galaxy Watch Active, or other Qi-compatible smartphones – using the phones). Wired charging on the smartphone is compatible with Quick Charge 2.0 and Adaptive Fast Charging.
Like the previous Galaxy S generation, the Galaxy S10e is also IP68-certified for dust and water resistance. The handset also features what Samsung calls “AI-powered performance”, examples of which include where the software preloads commonly used apps, recommends Bixby routines based on usage, and has an Adaptive Power feature that optimises battery life based on user behavior.
Samsung Galaxy S10e Price in USA, Availability
The Samsung Galaxy S10e price in USA starts from $749.99 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage variant, and the variant with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage cost $849.99 and and will be available in Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism Green, and Prism White colour variants, apart from Canary Yellow.
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Samsung Galaxy S10e Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy S10e runs on Android 9.0 Pie, with the company’s One UI customization on top. The device features a 5.8-inch full-HD+ Flat Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display, but the second highest pixel density of the three – 522ppi. It is powered by the 7nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC and packs 6GB/8GB of LPDDR4x RAM. The Galaxy S10e comes in two inbuilt storage variants: 128GB and 512GB which are expandable via microSD card – up to 512GB.
On the camera front, Galaxy S10e comes with a dual rear camera setup – the first is a 12-megapixel camera with 77-degree wide-angle lens, 2PD autofocus, a variable aperture of f/1.5 to f/2.4, and OIS; the second is a 16-megapixel fixed focus camera with a 123-degree ultra-wide lens, and an f/2.2 aperture. The setup is capable of providing 0.5x optical zoom, and up to 8x digital zoom. For selfie, the Samsung Galaxy S10e uses a single selfie camera: a 10-megapixel sensor coupled with 2PD autofocus, an f/1.9 aperture, and 80-degree lens.
The Samsung Galaxy S10e includes an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass (magnetometer), gyroscope, proximity sensor, and RBG light sensor. For connectivity includes 4G VoLTE (LTE Cat. 20), Wi-Fi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. It packs a 3,100mAh battery, measures 142.2×69.9×7.9mm, and weighs 150 grams.