As the release date of Samsung’s new flagship range nears, more and more details of the devices are leaking.
The latest is regarding the lowest-end device in the premium range, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite.
The 5.8-inch handset has been rumoured to be powered by last year’s Qualcomm 845 processor, which is of course so 2018.
Today however serial Samsung leaker IceUniverse has provided some reassurance that this is not the case, confirming that it will indeed sport the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor.
The Galaxy S10 Lite also uses the Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9820 processor. pic.twitter.com/dlCOVcs4zY
— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) January 5, 2019
In some regions, it will also have Samsung’s own Exynos 9820 processor.
The Snapdragon 855 processor is a 7nm chip for low power consumption, is up to 45% faster in some tasks and enables high-resolution high frame rate video recording and more. See the detailed specs here.
Other rumoured specs include:
- Smaller 5.8” flat display
- Side fingerprint scanner
- Dual Rear Camera
- Single punch hole camera
- 3100 mAh battery.
For those with smaller hands who prefer a smaller handset, it would be a breath of fresh air for the “smaller” handset not to be poorly specced also. Are our readers satisfied? Let us know in the comments below.