Samsung brings Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition

Samsung brings Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition

While Japan is laying the ground for the fast approaching 2020 summer Olympic in Tokyo, Samsung has introduced a special edition Galaxy S10+ to commemorate the foremost global sporting event.

Samsung in collaboration with national network carrier NTT Docomo is offering Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition for around 114,696 Yen (approx. $1042/Rs 70,348). 
The new model likes similar to the Prism White model but with the addition of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games logo on the back.

Like the previous special edition Galaxy S models, the company is offering matching accessories including Earbuds and power chords having special engravings with the Galaxy S10+ variant retail box, when it goes on sale in July.

Samsung Galaxy S10+; picture credit: Samsung India

Key features of Galaxy S10+

Display: 6.4-inch Quad HD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED, 19:9 aspect ratio, pixel density: 522ppi (pixels per inch) *Default resolution is Full HD+ and can be changed to Quad HD+ (WQHD+) in Settings

Processor+ RAM+ Storage configuration: 7nm class 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 octa-core processor (Max. 2.8 GHz + 2.4 GHz + 1.7 GHz) + 8GB RAM + 128GB storage

OS: Android 9.0 Pie-based One UI and will get Android 10 Q update in coming months

Rear Camera: Triple snappers with Dual OIS- Telephoto: 12MP PDAF, F2.4, OIS (45-degree)+ Wide-angle: 12MP Dual Pixel AF, F1.5/F2.4, OIS (77- degree)+ Ultra Wide: 16MP FF, F2.2 (123-degree)- 0.5X/2X optical zoom, up to 10X digital zoom

Front: Dual camera- 10MP Dual Pixel AF, F1.9 (80-degree) + RGB Depth: 8MP FF, F2.2 (90-degree)

Battery: 4,000; fast charging compatible on wired and wireless, improved wireless charging speeds with Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 and alsob Wireless PowerShare to power up other phones

Add-ons: Single/Dual SIMs (depends on the market), Wi-Fi 6.0 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax; dual band: 2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, 1024QAM,  1.2Gbps Download / 1.2Gbps Upload (depends on network carrier's infrastructure), Bluetooth v 5.0, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Galileo*, Glonass, BeiDou*), Galileo and BeiDou coverage may be limited.

Dimensions & weight: 74.1 x 157.6 x 7.8 mm & 175g

As per the company, Samsung Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition will be initially made available in Japan. There is no word on when the device will be released in global regions.

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