Galaxy S10 vs iPhone 11

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Galaxy S10
Galaxy S10
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iPhone 11
iPhone 11
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Galaxy S10iPhone 11
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Design

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Width70.4 mm75.7 mm
Height149.9 mm150.9 mm
Weight157 g194 g
Thickness7.8 mm8.3 mm
Volume82.31 cm³94.81 cm³

Screen

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Resolution1440 x 3040 px828 x 1792 px
Density550 ppi326 ppi
Size6.1 inches6.1 inches

Battery

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Battery capacity3400 mAh3110 mAh
Removable batteryNoNo
Wireless chargingYesYes
Fast chargingYesYes
Ultra power saving modeYesYes
Battery life24 h17 h

*Refurbished devices sold on Back Market offer at least 85% of this maximum charge capacity.

Performance

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Maximum storage512 GB256 GB
CPU frequency2.7 GHz2.65 GHz
External memory slotYesNo
RAM capacity8 GB4 GB
LTE supportYesYes

Camera

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Front camera resolution10 MP12 MP
Main camera resolution16 MP12 MP
Multi lensYesYes
Optical zoomYesYes
FlashYesYes
Optical stabilizationYesYes
Slow motion videoYesYes
Main camera video resolution2160 px2160 px

Audio

Galaxy S10iPhone 11
Stereo speakersYesYes
3.5mm jack socketYesNo
RadioYesNo
Number of microphones22

Galaxy S10 vs iPhone 11 Comparison

The Galaxy S10 and the iPhone 11 were two of the top competing smartphone models in 2019. The Galaxy S10 was released in March 2019, while the iPhone 12 was released in September 2019, making it more recent, but let's see how these Apple and Samsung flagship models compare head to head.

Camera

When it comes to camera quality, both phones have strong specs, but the Galaxy S10 comes out slightly ahead thanks to an extra rear camera lens. The Galaxy S10 has 3 rear camera lenses: a 12MP main, 12MP telephoto and 16MP ultra-wide lens. The iPhone 11 only has 2 lenses: a 12MP main and 12MP ultra-wide. Overall, you'll find better zoom capabilities and slightly better camera performance on the S10.

Battery

In terms of battery life, the Galaxy S10 has a 3400 mAh battery that can reportedly last up to 10 hours when web browsing or streaming video. The iPhone 11 has a 3110 mAh battery, but despite the smaller battery capacity, we found that the iPhone 11 held a charge longer than the Galaxy S10 thanks to a more efficient chipset.

Storage & Color Options

Both phones come in multiple colors including black, white, blue and red but only the Samsung S10 offers additional color options such as pink and green. If storage is a top priority for you, you might want to consider the iPhone 11 instead since it offers more storage options at 64, 128, and 256 GB compared to just 128 GB on the Galaxy S10.

Processor

In terms of RAM capacity, Samsung's S10 comes with 8 GB, which is double the 4 GB on Apple's iPhone 11, resulting in smoother multitasking. But the A13 Bionic processor chip on Apple's smartphone gives it a slight edge in performance over Samsung's Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor.

Overall, you might prefer the Galaxy S20 as a better option for a better display with a higher pixel density, double the RAM, 2x digital zoom capabilities and improved video recording. However, if you prefer to prioritize battery life, general performance and more standard storage options, then you'll want to pick the iPhone 11.

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