Galaxy S10 Lite Review: Samsung’s Most Affordable Flagship Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
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Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite: Camera, Spec, Performace and more

The South Korean Smartphone brand has been offering some impeccable devices for the users of every segment. The year 2019 was pretty amazing for Samsung as the A-Series and M-Series had a successful arrival in the market. For 2020, the Korean brand seems to be working on Flagship series devices. The first device that came into attention for 2020 is the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite, which is also expected to be the most affordable device in the Samsung Flagship series.

  • BODY: 162.5 x 75.6 x 8.1 mm
  • DISPLAY: Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touchscreen
  • PLATFORM: Android 10.0; One UI 2
  • MEMORY: 128GB 6/8 GB RAM
  • CAMERA: 48MP + 12MP + 5MP
  • SOUND: No, 3.5 mm Jack
  • BATTERY: Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

Display: Galaxy S10 Lite

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 is out for sale now and it has blown away the minds of customers with a new addition in its flagship series. Launched in January 2020 as a watered-down version of the Galaxy S10 series, includes features like a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display, a Snapdragon chipset, and a 48MP triple-camera setup.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Display
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The Galaxy S10 Lite comes in a single variant 8GB + 128GB and it is priced for Rs. 39,999. It is available in three colour options – Prism Blue, Prism White, and Prism Black. It features a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus Infinity-O Panel with a Full HD+ resolution and as per the brand and uses OLED technology for a thin and light panel. It provides an aspect ratio of 20:9 and sports an in-display fingerprint scanner.

Design

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Design
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The smartphone comes with a glasstic back panel, which is a mix of glass and plastic. It houses a triple camera setup at the back with a 48MP primary sensor featuring a Super Steady OIS. The other two sensors include a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 5MP macro sensor. The front camera houses a 10MP sensor and offers impeccable images.

Performance

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Performance
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Performance-wise Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor and runs on Android 10 based One UI 2.0 out-of-the-box. For better assistance, S10 Lite is packed with 128GB internal memory but if required, one can also extend it through external SDcard up to 1TB.

Just like many other Samsung smartphones, Galaxy S10 Lite also supports Samsung Pay and Knox in India. Connectivity options in the device include 4G VoLTE, USB Type-C port, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, etc.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Battery
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All of these features get power from a reliable 4500mAh battery that supports SuperFast charging via Type-C USB. All of these features packed inside a smartphone sound cool and with a trust factor that Samsung shares, it is believable that the device will never back down performance-wise. But that’s not the only fun thing about this device.

Offers

The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is priced at just Rs. 39,999 in India and there are also some offers available to make this purchase even more exciting. Samsung is offering no-cost EMI options and an exchange price up to Rs. 3000. Users can avail up to a 5 percent discount using the Flipkart Axis Bank credit card, Rs 3,000 instant cashback using ICICI Bank credit card and up to Rs 17,000 off on exchanging their old smartphone. So, what are you waiting for? Get Samsung’s flagship series device at the most affordable pricing only from Flipkart.

Why Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is a Good Buy?

Looking at the design and looks of the device, it looks quite sleek but has a stiff body making it durable. With a 6.7-inch screen, you get to view all the content in HD quality and the AMOLED display just enhances the colour combination for better clarity while gaming or binge-watching.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Camera
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Even though the product comes in just one variant, there is no harm in buying it as the 8GB RAM and 128GB memory is sufficient for almost every type of smartphone users. Coming to the camera, there are hardly any doubts ever raised on the performance and quality of the camera in Samsung smartphones and with a triple camera setup of 48MP + 12MP + 5MP, there is nothing you will miss to capture.

The performance of the device is based on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor and Android 10 based UI 2.0 out-of-the-box which ensures the reliability of the functioning of the device. And, if you use smartphones for heavy work and require space to keep your high-resolution documents, pictures, and videos, you can always extend the memory space up to 1TB.

Our Verdict

Overall, the device packs every feature required for a perfect smartphone and the stylish design also makes it cool to carry around. All of the features for Rs. 39,999 are not a bad deal either.