Samsung to Launch Its Foldable Phone This Year

Posted January 14, 2019

A CES attendee also added that holding the Galaxy F does not create a thick feeling but rather allowed them to have a stable grip.

Samsung was widely expected to announce the S10 series at MWC 2019 in Barcelona as it did for the predecessor S9 series. According to the company, the phone to be announced on Wednesday February 20 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. In any case, it seems like the Galaxy S10 series will come sooner than expected, so we have something to look forward to, especially those of you who are planning to grab one of the Galaxy S10 handsets.

Samsung Galaxy S10 release date revealed as February 20

As we said at the beginning of the article, we still don't know the official name for this foldable smartphone, but rumored possibilities include the Galaxy Fold and the Galaxy F. It is, however, worth stating that only one model of the Galaxy S10 will be 5G-enabled. Now, more Galaxy A8 (2018) units have been spotted running Android 9.0 Pie on Geekbench. The Plus variant would sport a 6.4-inch display, the standard model would get a 6.1-inch screen, while the Galaxy S10 E would feature a 5.8-inch display.

Rumours suggest the Galaxy S10 will have a reduced top bezel, as well as a front camera situated in the top right corner of the device.

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The base and the plus models also have ultrasonic sensors developed by Qualcomm that enable finger print recognition.

That said, Forbes hints that the low-tier Galaxy S10 Lite with a flat-edged display will ship for $845 (for 128GB ROM variant) while the standard Galaxy S10 will slightly cross the $1,000 mark. The Samsung Galaxy A7 (4GB/64GB) now retails at Rs 18,990, down from its launch price of Rs 23,990.

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It is also powered by a much inferior chipset, the Exynos 7885 which is paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 512GB via a MicroSD card.

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