Samsung Galaxy A10s Specs & Price in Nigeria
Samsung Galaxy A10s is a new mid-range device from Samsung which is meant to be a slight upgrade from the Samsung Galaxy A10.
Just like the Samsung Galaxy A10, the A10s has a 6.2-inch display with a waterdrop notch. It also has two cameras at the back, one more than the one on the A10.
The internals is also different as the Samsung galaxy A10s is housing a Mediatek Helio P22 SoC with 2GB or 3GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage. There is a 4,000mAh battery and it runs Android 9.0 Pie laced with Samsung’s One UI.
Let’s find out more.
Samsung Galaxy A10s Key Specs
- 6.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels
- Android 9.0 Pie, 2GB/3GB Of RAM
- Mediatek Helio P22, Octa-core 2.0GHz
- 32GB built-in storage
- 13MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera.
- 4,000mAh non-removable battery
Design And Display
Samsung galaxy A10s is a pretty standard mid-range device with a plastic back and a slab of glass on the 6.2-inch notched IPS LCD display.
The display has an HD+ resolution with a pixel per inch density of 271 and a screen-to-body ratio of 80%.
At the top of the display is the notch which houses the front-facing camera which can also be used for face unlock.
The back which is made of plastic has a dual-camera setup alongside an LED flash at the top left corner while the fingerprint sensor sits at its usual spot for biometric unlock. There is a microUSB port at the bottom and the volume/power buttons on the side.
Samsung Galaxy A10s weighs 168grams and measures 7.8mm thickness with Blue, Green, Red and Black as the colour options to choose from.
It comes in both a single SIM and dual SIM variant, both of which come with a dedicated microSD slot for storage expansion.
Samsung Galaxy A10s Camera Specs
We have a total of three cameras here on the Samsung galaxy A10s, two of which are at the back. The one at the front located in the notch up top is a single 8MP shooter with an f/2.0 aperture. This selfie camera can also be used for face unlock.
Moving over to the back reveals the main 13MP camera with an f/1.8 aperture which has Autofocus alongside a second 2MP depth sensor camera with an f/2.4 aperture.
The rear camera is equipped with an LED flash for low light shots, HDR for good dynamic range and can also take portrait mode shots thanks to the second depth sensor camera. It can also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Running things from inside the phone is the Helio P22 SoC from Mediatek. This chipset had an octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz paired with a PowerVR GE8320 GPU for gaming. It also has either 2GB or 3GB of RAM depending on the one you get.
Both the 2GB and 3GB RAM variant come with a 32GB storage which can be expandable further, up to 512GB via the dedicated microSD slot. It boots Samsung’s own One UI with Android 9.0 Pie underneath.
Battery and Connectivity
This device has a 4,000mAh battery which is, in Samsung’s word “Ready to last”. Unfortunately, there is no mention of fast charging here. Other features of the Samsung galaxy A10s includes the 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi, WiFi hotspot, WiFi direct, GPS, FM radio and a microUSB port which is pretty outdated by today’s standards.
Samsung Galaxy A10s Price and Availability
Samsung Galaxy A10s goes for $130 – $140 which is approximately N45,000-N50,000 Naira in Nigeria depending on the configuration you’re opting for. It is also already available for sale on various online and offline stores.
Samsung Galaxy A10s Full Specifications
- Dimension: 156.9 x 75.8 x 7.8 mm
- Material: Front glass, plastic body
- Weight: 168grams
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.2-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 720 x 1520pixels, 271ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie, One UI
- Chipset: Mediatek Helio P22, Octa-core 2.0GHz
- RAM: 2GB/3GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 512GB (Dedicated Slot)
- Rear Camera: Dual 13MP + 2MP – LED flash, AF, HDR
- Front Camera: 8MP
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: Yes, MicroUSB
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: No
- GPS: Yes
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 4,000mAh Non-removable
- Type: Li-Po
- Fast Charging: N/A
- OTG Support: Yes
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: $130 – $140 (N45,000 – N50,000)