comscore Samsung Galaxy S10 to launch in 3 sizes; boast an in-display fingerprint sensor: Report

Samsung Galaxy S10 to launch in 3 sizes; boast an in-display fingerprint sensor: Report

Samsung is currently gearing up to launch the Galaxy Note 9 phablet on August 9.

  • Published: July 17, 2018 9:51 AM IST
samsung galaxy s9 plus back dual cameras

We are quite close to the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 phablet. But that isn t stopping the leaks around next year s Galaxy S10 flagship smartphone. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, known for his accurate leaks on Apple products, has now revealed some interesting tidbits about the Samsung Galaxy S10. Also Read - Apple iPhone 14 Max price leaked ahead of official launch: All you need to know

Also Read - Flipkart Refurbished phone sale: Offers on iPhones, Samsung flagships starting at Rs 8,499

Kuo says that next year s Samsung Galaxy S10 will be launched in three sizes 5.8-inch, 6.1-inch, and 6.4-inch. This is in line with previous reports, which too have hinted at multiple Galaxy S10 variants. Incidentally, these are similar to the sizes Apple s 2018 iPhones are expected to launch in. Having similar sizes will help Samsung take on Apple s iPhones one-on-one. Also Read - India’s tablet market registers 68% YoY growth, Lenovo leads followed by Apple

Kuo further reveals the larger of the two Galaxy S10 variants will boast an in-display fingerprint sensor a first for Samsung. This too isn t the first time we have come across such a rumor. But the analyst reveals that the smallest Galaxy S10 model won t get this feature. Instead, it will have to settle for a physical fingerprint sensor placed on the side, Business Insider reports. Kuo also says that Samsung will be focusing on the in-display feature when advertising how the Galaxy S10 is better than the iPhones.

Watch: Samsung Galaxy S9+ Review

Previous leaks have revealed that the top-end Galaxy S10 model could have as many as five cameras on board. These would include a Huawei P20 Pro-like triple camera setup at the back, and dual cameras up front. The less expensive variants would also get the triple-camera setup at the back, but only a single camera up front.

Another leak revealed that the Galaxy S10 would be powered by an Exynos 9820 octa-core SoC. Interestingly, the chipset is expected to be paired with ARM s MALI-G76 GPU. This GPU, announced in May, promises 30 percent performance improvements and 30 percent energy efficiency over its predecessor.

For the latest tech news across the world, latest PC and Mobile games, tips & tricks, top-notch gadget reviews of most exciting releases follow BGR India’s Facebook, Twitter, subscribe our YouTube Channel. Also follow us on  Facebook Messenger for latest updates.
  • Published Date: July 17, 2018 9:51 AM IST

You Might be Interested

Samsung Galaxy Note 9


Android 8.1 Oreo
Samsung Exynos 9810 SoC
Dual 12MP + 12MP
Huawei P20 Pro


Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.1
Kirin 970 octa-core SoC
Triple Cameras - 40MP + 20MP + 8MP
Samsung Galaxy S10


Android Pie with One UI
Exynos 9820
Triple - 12MP + 12MP + 16MP camera

new arrivals in india