Samsung has finally unveiled its flagship Galaxy Note10 lineup at its Galaxy Unpacked event date in New York. With this announcement, the South Korean company unwrapped the Galaxy Note10 and Galaxy Note10 Plus smartphones with the latest Snapdragon 855 processor, Triple/Quad camera setup, an Infinity-O AMOLED display and in-display fingerprint scanner, all for a starting price of Rs 69,999.
In India, the Galaxy Note10 will be available in 8GB RAM + 256GB variant for a price of Rs 69,999. The Galaxy Note10+ will be available in 12GB RAM+256GB and 12GB RAM + 512GB variants for prices of Rs 79,999 and Rs 89,999 respectively. All models are currently on pre-orders till August 22 and will start shipping as early as August 23.
As part of the launch offer, users pre-booking the Galaxy Note10 and Note 10+ devices would be eligible to get the Galaxy Watch Active at just Rs 9,999 instead of its original price of Rs 19,990. Consumers pre-booking the latest Galaxy Note smartphones will get a cashback of Rs 6,000 for making the payment through HDFC credit or debit cards. The Rs 6,000 cashback will also be applicable for transactions made through ICICI credit or debit cards on Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm and Tata CLiQ.
Samsung Galaxy Note10
The Samsung Galaxy Note10 features a 6.3-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display with a resolution of 2280×1080 pixels and 401ppi. The Galaxy Note10+ comes loaded with a 6.8-inch Quad HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display, 3040×1440 pixels resolution and 498ppi pixel density. Both displays are certified with HDR10+.
Both phones are powered by a 2.8 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform (in the US) with Adreno 640 GPU or a 2.7Ghz Octa-CoreSamsung Exynos 9 Series 9825 7nm processor with Mali-G76 MP12 GPU (in India and Global). The Note10 will come with 8GB RAM (12GB in 5G model) while the Note10+ will come with 12GB RAM. Storage options available will be 256GB on the Note10 and 256GB/512GB on the Note10+.
The Galaxy Note10 and Note10+ both equip a camera setup of a 16MP Ultra Wide lens with F2.2 aperture and 123-degree field-of-view; a 12MP wide-angle lens with Dual Pixel technology, 77-degree field-of-view, OIS and F1.5/F2.4 aperture; and a 12MP telephoto lens with F2.1 aperture and OIS. The Note10+ additionally features a VGA DepthVision Camera. The selfie cameras on both phones are powered by a 10MP Dual Pixel wide-angle sensor with an 80-degree field-of-view and f/2.2 aperture.
Samsung Galaxy Note10 Plus
The Galaxy Note 10 will be backed by a 3,500mAh battery while the Note10+ will feature a 4,300mAh power unit, both supporting wired Super Fast Charging with QC2.0, AFC and PD3.0 and Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 compatible with WPC and PMA. The phones run on Android 9 Pie with Samsung’s One UI. It comes with an in-display Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor.
The phones are certified with IP68 and are thus, Water and dust resistant. It features Stereo speakers tuned by AKG with support for Dolby Atmos. The Galaxy Note10 lineup features an Accelerometer, Barometer, Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor and RGB light for sensors.
Connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE / 5G, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS, Galileo, Glonass and BeiDou. There will be an optional Note10+ 5G variant which will come with5G Non Standalone (NSA), Sub6 / mmWave support.The Galaxy Note10 measures at 71.8 x 151.0 x 7.9mm and weighs 168 grams while the Note10+ measures in at 77.2 x 162.3 x 7.9mm and weighs 196 grams.
Additional features include a newBluetooth Low Energy-enabled S Pen withAir actions and customised control,Samsung DeX,Link to Windows feature for notifications on PC,Handwriting to Text,Night Mode, Wireless Powershare,AR Doodle and 3D Scanner.
Speaking about the announcement,Samsung Electronics President,DJ Koh said “From the very beginning, the Galaxy Note has stood for the best-of-the-best technologies and features. The Galaxy Note10 re-imagines this promise for the modern Note fan who uses their smartphone to take their productivity and creativity to the next level, and who effortlessly flows between ideas and endeavors at a moment’s notice. Every element of the Galaxy Note10 was designed to help users achieve more. Whether they’re finishing a big project for work, capturing and editing a video, or playing their favorite mobile game, the Galaxy Note10 will help them do it faster and better”.
The Galaxy Note10 will be available in Aura Glow, Aura Red and Aura Black colour models while the Galaxy Note10+ will come in Aura Glow, Aura White and Aura Black colours. The phones can be pre-booked today and will start selling from August 23.