2020 Summer Olympic Games which are going to be held in Tokyo, Japan are just a year away.. and preparations are well going underway by the participating countries. Even the smartphone giant Samsung has its own plans for the event.
As every time, the company, this time in partnership with carrier NTT Docomo, is making its Galaxy S10+ with an Olympic makeover. The Olympic variant of Galaxy S10+ (SC-05L) comes in White Prism colour and features a Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games logo at the bottom of the device's back panel and Docomo's logo below the camera module.
Well, apart from the exteriors, all the internal specifications similar to the standard version. And here they go.
6.4-inch QHD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display with 19:9 aspect ratio, 438ppi
Android 9.0 Pie
7nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC
8GB RAM and128GB internal storage, microSD slot up to 512GB
AI Triple rear camera - 16MP fixed focus ultra-wide sensor (f/2.2 aperture and 123-degree wide lens) + 12MP wide-angle lens (77-degree lens, dual aperture f/1.5 and f/2.4) + 12MP telephoto lens (45-degree lens, f/2.4 aperture, OIS)
Dual front camera- 8MP fixed focus RGB depth sensor (f/2.2 aperture and 90-degree wide lens) + 10MP sensor (f/1.9 aperture and 80-degree wide lens)
In-display fingerprint sensor and Faceunlock
IPX5/8 dust-proof, IP6X water-proof
NFC, Wireless charging
Well, this is not the first time the company is producing such Olympic editions… in 2014, it was Galaxy Note 3, in 2016, it was Galaxy S7 edge whereas, in 2018, it was Galaxy Note 8 that have got makeovers.
Price/Availability: Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition (SC-05L) costs Rs 70,420 approximately/ Will be available through NTT Docomo only in Japan from July 2019/ Currently available for pre-orders through Docomo's online shop.
Along with Galaxy S10+ Olympic Games Edition, the package also has special edition Galaxy Buds whose carrying case aka charging case's lid will have Tokyo Olympics logo.
(Image courtesy: Twitter & Samsung)