Reviewer Photos & Videos
The phone does overheat and the phone takes so long to charge.
The user interface is more suited for a teen than an adult, very poor. My phone overheats and is very slow to charge. If I had my way again I would not contemplate purchasing this phone. iPhones for me from now on!
Purchased in December 2020 for A$800.00.
- Galaxy S10+ 512GB (2019)
- Verified purchase
My work phone but memory trap is saddening
Love the camera but not as good as my iPhone 11 Pro Max. Not worth the money if you're upgrading for S9+ because everything is basically the same. Just that the camera has moved
Moisture has been detected
Every other time I plug in my charger it says moisture has been detected, beeps like a [words removed] and refuses to charge. Not what I expected. Really annoying.
Purchased in June 2019 at Private seller for A$800.00.
In a word: Over-rated
Six months into ownership and it's time to pass on my thoughts.
At the time I bought the S10+, I was looking at three cameras, including the equivalent iPhone and Huawei models. First choice after speaking with other users, and even 'cadging' a brief use of friends' phones, the Huawei came in hands down favourite, predominantly on one factor. As a photographer, I loved its camera setup. Unfortunately, the day I went to make my purchase was the day Telstra withdrew the Huawei from sale due to the licencing problems I believe Huawei were having...with Google. Because my 6-y.o. semi-smart phone had chucked in its knife and fork and I needed a phone (I have no home phone service thanks to NBN), I tossed a (mental) coin. It came down in favour of the Samsung. As a phone, I find it does most things I want as I want them done, with the possible exception that touching the green phone does not always give a clean connection. I've been back to Telstra once with this and must again. My almost 80-y.o. fingers have highly worn prints and I find the slippery surface of the S10+ just that (for which reason it now has a leather fold-back cover. Worst aspect of it is the camera, which I find pretty ordinary in many circumstances. It grabs good light in awkward situations but I find its algorithms tend to overcompensate, especially with blues. Comparisons are odious, but seeing most modern upmarket phones attempt to infer they are generally capable of replacing your camera, a comparison must inevitably be made. I have two DSLRs, a mid-market Canon 6D and a fairly basic Nikon D5300, my favourite because it's light, fits the hand so well, and takes a great shot, but I can't make a call with it so it means I must still carry two devices for two purposes. I'll give the Samsung S10+ a pass mark of 3 1/2 stars.
Purchased in April 2019 for A$99.00.
- Galaxy S10+ 512GB (2019)
- Verified purchase
Amazing camera and video quality
Upgrade the Mrs from IPhone X to S10+ with 512G. Bought it at JB for $1849, the price was steep, however under monthly contract with Telstra it does not seem that bad with 80G of data.
Now for the phone, quite a large phone with very nice edge to edge screen. The touch screen is as good as those of the iPhone. The battery life so far last longer than the update old iPhone.
What we like about the device was the video playback quality. Even the YouTube clip looked amazing. One annoying feature is the small notch located upper right. Not as b...ig as those of the iPhone X but it is there. The finger scan is good as those of the old iPhone. The photos taken by S10+ is wow,so far we tested under low light, through a car windscreen while raining, through a fish tank. Hand down better then iPhone X.
Capture your lovely moments with Samsung galaxy S10+
Camera quality is good. Have large space for storage. Apps run smoothly. Battery life is good and it charges quickly.Customisation is very nice. Edge senses are good. Easy recharge with any device and mirror ur screen with desktop
Purchased in April 2019.
Questions & Answers
my new galaxy s10+ had a software download which I did, and when prompted to add pin to re-open phone it said incorrect pin. now I cannot even turn off the phone without using a pin. I was told to go to my nearest Samsung store which was 2 hours away, so not an option. poor technical service. my provider was more help, in the end it was deemed a fault in the software so a new phone is on its way. is this a common problem??
I’m sorry to hear about your experience Jacinta, it’s certainly not the customer experience we strive for.
We would requiem the phone to be brought into one of our Samsung Studio in order to look further into this for you and I’m sorry that we don’t have one in your area.
I’m glad to hear that you were able to get this resolved but please don’t hesitate to reach out to us if there are any issues in the future.
Our best point of contact is to send us a PM on Facebook with a copy of this review and some more information.
Is the screen protector that the phone has on it when you purchase it, a good one? Would I be better putting a tempered glass one on it instead?
Hi Elizabeth, we recommend for you to use a genuine screen protector on your S10+.
|Category||Mobile Phones||Mobile Phones||Mobile Phones|
|Features||3.5mm Headphone Jack, Expandable Storage, Waterproof and Wireless Charging||3.5mm Headphone Jack, Expandable Storage, Waterproof and Wireless Charging||3.5mm Headphone Jack, Expandable Storage, Waterproof and Wireless Charging|
|Manufacturer Warranty||2 year(s)||2 year(s)||2 year(s)|
|Weight||175 g||175 g||175 g|
|Colour / Finish||Ceramic White, Ceramic Black||Ceramic Black, Ceramic White||Prism Black, Prism White, Prism Green|
|Dimensions||157.6 x 74.1 x 7.8 mm||157.6 x 74.1 x 7.8 mm||157.6 x 74.1 x 7.8 mm|
|Pixel Density||552 ppi||552 ppi||552 ppi|
|Screen Resolution||1440 x 3040 pixels||1440 x 3040 pixels||1440 x 3040 pixels|
|Chipset||Exynos 9820||Exynos 9820||Exynos 9820|
|CPU||Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.31 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55)||Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.31 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55)||Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.31 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|GPU||Mali-G76 MP12||Mali-G76 MP12||Mali-G76 MP12|
|Battery Size||4,100 mAh||4,100 mAh||4,100 mAh|
|Internal Storage||512 GB||1,024 GB||128 GB|
|Memory (RAM)||12 GB||12 GB||8 GB|
|Max Video Resolution||2160p (Ultra HD, 4K)||2160p (Ultra HD, 4K)||2160p (Ultra HD, 4K)|
|Rear Camera(s)||12MP Wide, 12MP Telephoto, 16MP Ultrawide||12MP Wide, 12MP Telephoto, 16MP Ultrawide||12MP Wide, 12MP Telephoto, 16MP Ultrawide|
|Front Camera(s)||10MP Wide, 8MP Wide||10MP Wide, 8MP Wide||10MP Wide, 8MP Wide|
|Release date||Mar 2019||Mar 2019||Mar 2019|
- GTIN14: 09345364002514
- MPN: KHSGS10P8128BLU
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ Dual SIM (8GB RAM, 128GB, Prism Black) - Afterpay & Zippay Available
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ (8GB RAM, 128GB, Prism Black) - Afterpay & Zippay Available
- Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus G975F-DS 8GB Ram 128GB Rom Dual Sim - Prism White
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ Plus Dual SIM (8GB RAM, 128GB, Prism White) - FREE DELIVERY
- Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus G975F-DS 8GB Ram 128GB Rom Dual Sim - Prism Silver
- Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus G975F-DS 8GB Ram 128GB Rom Dual Sim - Prism Black
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128GB, Black) - Afterpay & Zippay Available
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ Plus Dual SIM (8GB RAM, 512GB, Ceramic White) - FREE DELIVERY
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ Plus Dual SIM (8GB RAM, 512GB, Ceramic Black) - FREE DELIVERY
ProductReview.com.au has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence our content moderation policies in any way, though ProductReview.com.au may earn commissions for products/services purchased via affiliate links.