Samsung Galaxy S10: release date, specs and features

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With three new Samsung Galaxy phones released over the last few weeks, today we bring you the most exciting specs and features from the Korean mobile giant's newest flagship; the Galaxy S10

What is the Samsung Galaxy S10 like?

With extra thin bezels, edge-to-edge display, a pin-hole camera and no ugly notch, the Samsung Galaxy S10 is a gorgeous looking handset jam-packed with cutting edge tech. In terms of colour options, you can pick from Prism Black, Prism White, Prism Green variants.

Stand-out features include an in-display fingerprint scanner that sits beneath the phones screen where the home button used to sit and a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. The phone's screen is also protected by durable Gorilla Screen Glass too, so its extra tough as well as nice to look at.

Here are some more of the phone's key specs and features:

  • Display - at 6.1 inches, the Samsung Galaxy S10 screen is a fair size, and it's Dynamic AMOLED display will make watching films and playing games a joy. But If you really like a big display, you'd be better off taking a look at the S10 Plus.
  • Battery - no one likes shoddy battery life. Thankfully, due to the phone's powerful chip-set, the S10 sports a 3,400mAh battery that’s built to last all day. Plus, the device also supports wireless charging and power sharing too.
  • Camera - the S10 has three snappers at the rear, and one at the front. In terms of megapixels, the three cameras at the back are 12MP wide, 12MP zoom and 16MP Ultra-wide. Meanwhile, the selfie camera is a 10MP, dual aperture snapper with super-slow motion capabilities.
  • Storage - you can pick up a 128GB version of the phone with 6GB RAM and a 512GB version with 8GB RAM.
    In-display finger-print scanner - the S10 boats an ultrasonic, in-screen fingerprint scanner, capable of recognising a fingerprint right down to your pores, which means the process is is more secure than might think. Yup, we're impressed!

Release date

The Galaxy S10 will be available to by March 8.

What's the cheapest Samsung Galaxy S10 deal?

Sort the Galaxy S10 deals in the comparison tool by cost to see the cheapest ones that fit what you're looking for. Ranking by total cost will show you which deals offer the best value across the whole contract; or monthly cost shows you the ones with the lowest monthly bills.

Alternatively, set a maximum budget in the filter on the side to only see the deals you can afford.

There's a few more things you can look at too:

Network - some providers' deals are significantly cheaper than others, even if you don't get as many extras and bonuses with your plan

Refurbished handsets

Deals from resellers - like Carphone Warehouse or E2save

Existing customer deals - from your current mobile network, or even your broadband or TV provider

Samsung Galaxy S10 deals with no upfront cost

A Samsung Galaxy S10 deal with no upfront cost may mean a more expensive bill each month, but these plans certainly are available - and from quite a few networks, too.

Select 'free' in the phone cost filter on the comparison grid to compare them. You can also sort the deals by upfront cost, which shows you the ones with free devices and cheap upfront costs first of all.

Samsung Galaxy S10 deals with unlimited data

Not many networks offer contracts with unlimited data allowances - but thankfully some do, namely Three and giffgaff. To find unlimited data deals on the Samsung Galaxy S10, set the allowance filter on the comparison tool to 'unlimited data'.

It's worth looking at plans with high data allowances too, even if they're not unlimited. You'll get a greater choice of networks and may be able to save a bit of money. Find these by using the filters at the side or by sorting the deals by data allowance.

More phones like the Galaxy S10

Take a look at some other phones that are similar to the Galaxy S10 and compare all your options before you commit to a plan.

Go SIM-only

If you're happy with your current phone and would like to hang on to it, we have some excellent SIM-only deals to check out.

Trade-in

You could also trade in your current smartphone and put the money towards one of the newer models.

It's a quick and easy process with CompareMyMobile.com. Depending on what model you have, and how intact it is, you’ll be surprised at what you can get.

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