With summer fast approaching and 5G becoming a reality here in the UK, Samsung have just sent over a press release confirming when their 5G phone will launch.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G has already been announced back at the Unpacked event, however no release date was released until now to give the 4G model a chance to take off plus the lack of 5G networks.
Customers will be able to pre-order their own handset starting from 22nd May, and will go on sale on the 7th June making this one of the first few 5G phones to become available.
Samsung have yet to confirm how much this phone will cost unlocked as their website is only allowing for ore registration to be alerted soon.
Also with pricing EE and Vodafone have yet to announce their range of 5G plans as of yet, but we are hoping to find out shortly.
Kate Beaumont, Director of Innovation, Technology and Services, Samsung Electronics, commented:
“The Galaxy S10 5G unlocks an entirely new mobile experience to prepare consumers for a world of possibilities: a larger 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED display; a new 3D Depth Camera with Live focus video; and the biggest battery available in the Galaxy S range, the Galaxy S10 5G is a visionary, ultra-premium device for those looking to stay ahead of the curve.”
Check back for more information on the pricing shortly once it comes through.
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G Launches in UK on 7th June
LONDON, UK – May 15, 2019 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced the launch of the Galaxy S10 5G in the UK. Initially available on the EE and Vodafone networks, the new Galaxy S10 5G will offer consumers the most powerful feature set available on a Galaxy S device, along with the capability to connect to the next-generation 5G network1.
Kate Beaumont, Director of Innovation, Technology and Services, Samsung Electronics, commented:“The Galaxy S10 5G unlocks an entirely new mobile experience to prepare consumers for a world of possibilities: a larger 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED display; a new 3D Depth Camera with Live focus video; and the biggest battery available in the Galaxy S range, the Galaxy S10 5G is a visionary, ultra-premium device for those looking to stay ahead of the curve.”
The Galaxy S10 5G builds upon Samsung’s more than 35 years of leadership in the mobile industry, from chipsets to network infrastructure and devices. Having played a key role in moving the industry towards 3G and 4G, Samsung is once again leading the charge with 5G. This new device offers smooth transitions across networks to ensure an unparalleled mobile experience while streaming video, playing games, making video calls and more. Customers can download an entire series’ worth of HD television faster than ever before; enjoy console-style, graphics-rich games without a Wi-Fi connection through seamless cloud gaming; and break through the congestion of high-traffic networks courtesy of added bandwidth. In short 5G will transform how consumers live, communicate and work by connecting not only smartphones but also vehicles, factories, offices and cities as well2.
Differentiating the Galaxy S10 5G from the rest of the Galaxy S10 range, is an array of enhanced features. The device’s 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED display is the Galaxy S Series’ largest smartphone display ever so customers can fully immerse themselves in dazzling HDR10+ content to benefit from an incredible mobile viewing experience.
Pro-Grade Hexa Camera
The Galaxy S10 5G also features a new 3D Depth Camera on both sides of the phone that uses Time of Flight (ToF) technology to judge depth and distance, taking your videos to the next level with Live focus. The 3D Depth Camera also offers Quick Measure functionality, allowing customers to instantly measure the distance, area or volume of an object or space.
1 Device locked to a participating network. 5G functionality requires compatible network connection
2 Samsung Research & Development
3 4,500mAh (typical) battery powers. Typical value based on testing under third-party lab conditions. Rated capacity is 4,400mAh
The Galaxy S10 5G’s powerful feature set is backed up by a powerful battery at 4,500mAh3– the largest battery available in the Galaxy S range. For those times where power may be low, the Galaxy S10 5G uses Super-Fast 25W Wired Charging.
The Galaxy S10 5G comes in Majestic Black and Crown Silver, and will be available to pre-order from 22nd May and will go on sale from 7th June via Samsung.com/UK, Samsung Experience Stores, EE and Vodafone.