Samsung has introduced its new members of the S10 family under Lite models, Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite and Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite after a year of the original S10 and S10 plus. Samsung has carried most of the S10 features and experience to S10 Lite but S10 Lite is upgraded with a larger battery which makes a huge difference. This device is launched at the price of Rs. 39,999 on January 23, 2020. S10 Lite is said to be the most vibrant phone since it comes in amazing colors like Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism White and it looks elegant when you hold it. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, a good battery life, and a stunning camera. It is one of the best smartphones under 40,000 with a few exciting features. Do you think whether this smartphone is reasonable for the quoted price?
Let’s get into it and find the answer and more.
|Launch Date||January 23, 2020|
|Colors||Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism White|
|Type||Super AMOLED Plus|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 (FHD+)|
|Screen to body ratio||87.8%|
|Pixel density||394 PPI|
|Performance||Chipset||Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2.8GHz, 2.4GHz, 1.7GHz)|
|OS||Android 10, One UI 2.1|
|Internal memory||128 GB|
|Expandable memory||MicroSD (Up to 1TB)|
|Rear Camera||Wide-angle primary camera||Megapixels- 48|
|Ultra-wide-angle camera||Megapixels- 12|
|Macro lens||Megapixels- 5|
|Video Specifications||UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)@60fps|
Slow-motion video: 240fps @FHD, 120fps @FHD
|Features||Panorama, HDR, Digital Zoom up to 8x, Landscapes, Timelapse, Portrait mode, Ultra wide mode, Ultra macro mode, Slow Motion, Bokeh Effect Control, AI scene recognition, AI Beauty, Filter|
|Front camera||Selfie camera||Megapixels- 32|
|Features||Portrait Mode, Timelapse, Panoramic view, AI Beauty, HDR, Face-Recognition, Filter, Bokeh Effect Control|
|Battery||Capacity||Li-Po 4500 mAh (non-removable)|
|Fast charging||45W fast charging|
|Internet Usage Time(LTE) (Hours)||Up to 15 |
|Internet Usage Time(Wi-Fi) (Hours)||Up to 17|
|Talk Time (4G LTE) (Hours)||Up to 47|
|USB Type- C||Yes|
|Networks and connectivity||SIM slot||Dual nano-SIM|
|Network Type||4G, 3G, 2G|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)|
|Wifi||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor|
|In The Box||Samsung S10 Lite |
In-ear USB Type-C earphones
Clear protective case
2-pin 45W charger with Adaptive Fast Charging
USB Type-C to Type-C cable
SIM ejector tool
Quick start guide and warranty information
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite has a stunning design and it comes in three different elegant 3D Glasstic designs like Prism Black, Prism Blue, Prism White. The device is compact and you feel good in hand with curved edges. It measures 162.5 mm height, 75.6 mm width, 8.1 mm depth, and 186 g weight which is not too heavy. The volume button and power button are placed on the right side of the device respectively and it comes with a fingerprint sensor to unlock the phone easily. The dual SIM slot is placed on the left side and you can charge via USB Type-C port which is placed at the bottom of the device. It has got a sleek design which makes the phone look premium.
Galaxy S10 Lite features a 6.7-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Plus display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels at 394 PPI pixel density and 16M color depth. The smartphone has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a screen-to-body ratio of 87.8%. The edge-to-edge display comes with a built-in on-screen fingerprint sensor, light sensor, and proximity sensor. You will have a smooth and great visual experience without any interruption. It gives an amazing rich color and contrast precisely with HDR10+ capturing and delivers a realtime cinematic experience both in sun and dark places. The brightness level is great and the back of the device is made up of a polycarbonate layer which is like glass. Overall, you will feel smooth while operating the device.
As we are concerned about the performance, Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is powered by 7nm Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855 processor with Octa-core (2.8GHz, 2.4GHz, 1.7GHz). The performance is smooth and fast with a speedy processor and delivers great multitasking experience. The smartphone runs on Android 10 with UI 2.1. It is packed with Adreno 640 GPU for a smoother gaming experience and you can enjoy playing games with less distraction. Gaming booster takes you to another level by learning your usage patterns to optimize battery, memory, etc. You can bring your experience to the Windows 10 laptop by Link to the Windows app where you can send photos, texts, get notifications and you can also use mobile applications from your laptop. The Samsung Knox keeps your device safe and secured with multi-layer protection. It comes with an intelligent assistant who responds to your voice which is known as ‘Bixby’. Overall, the Galaxy S10 Lite offers a great performance.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite packs 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage capacity which can be expanded up to 1TB which is laptop-sized storage using a micro SD card. You can share photos, files, videos, movies, etc easily and quickly.
Galaxy S10 Lite comprises Al triple camera setup with 48 MP wide-angle primary camera with Super Steady OIS and f/2.0 aperture, 12 MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and 5 MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture. It comes with an LED flash. The 48 MP camera delivers high resolution and vibrant photos both day and night. For amazing landscapes, you can switch to 123° Ultra Wide Camera. To get the finest details with the macro camera get is close for about 4cm. The super steady OIS for a wide-angle correction lets you to stability and UHD quality to live photos and videos in low-light conditions. For a steady and smooth capture, you can switch to a super steady mode. For live focus video, you can focus the object you want to by blurring the background with multiple effects where you can choose according to your wish. Once you take a video or photo, you can give a final touch by adding a caption, adding a filter, combine it with another video or photo, speed it up, etc with the help of editing suite. The main camera comes with digital zoom capability, which allows you to bring the picture closer without comprising the quality. You can take videos at UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)@60fps and Slow-motion video at 240fps @FHD, 120fps @FHD. The features of this rear camera include Panorama, HDR, Digital Zoom up to 8x, Landscapes, Timelapse, Portrait mode, Ultra wide mode, Ultra macro mode, Slow Motion, Bokeh Effect Control, AI scene recognition, AI Beauty, Filter.
You can flip over 32 MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture, for worthy selfies to post on social media. You can add the Bokeh effect before or after the shot by making sure that the focus is always on you, with live-focus. You can take videos at 1080p@30fps using the front camera. The front camera features include Portrait Mode, Timelapse, Panoramic view, AI Beauty, HDR, Face-Recognition, Filter, Bokeh Effect Control.
S10 Lite is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery which lasts for 2 days. The battery is intelligent because it looks after the daily usage pattern and it closes infrequently used apps and so it optimizes power consumption. It comes with super-fast charging, where it can maximize each and every minute of charging time. The battery lasts for up to 15 hours while using the internet, up to 17 hours while using wifi, and up to 47 hours for talk time.
Networks and connectivity
Looking at the networks, Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite comes with two nano-SIM slots and supports 4G, 3G, 2G networks. The connectivity options include Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps), 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80, NFC, GPS, LTE, and 2.0 USB port.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite comes with sensors like Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor. The audio features include Stereo Support, Loudspeaker, and 3.5mm headphone jack. The accessories in the package include Samsung S10 Lite, In-ear USB Type-C earphones, Clear protective case, 2-pin 45W charger with Adaptive Fast Charging, USB Type-C to Type-C cable, SIM ejector tool, and Quickstart guide and warranty information.
Overall, Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is a well-designed smartphone like other Samsung smartphones with decent performance and long-lasting battery. And it has added many premium features for the quoted price.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite FAQ’s:
What is the price for Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite in India?
The price of Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite in India starts from Rs. 39,999.
When was Galaxy S10 Lite launched in India?
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite was launched on January 23, 2020 in India.
Does Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite support Dolby Atmos?
No, Galaxy S10 Lite does not support Dolby Atoms.
Does Galaxy S10 Lite support 5G connectivity or 5G band?
No, Galaxy S10 Lite doesn’t support 5G connectivity or 5G band.
What are the sensors built in Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite?
Sensors like Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor are included in Galaxy S10 Lite.