The Samsung Galaxy S10 is now open for pre-orders for Kenyan customers and comes bundled with Galaxy buds valued at Ksh 20,000.
Charles Kimari, Head of Mobile division at Samsung Electronics East Africa said, this time round the pre-order window was opened early – from February 21, 2019 – enough to ensure that they onboard all the pre-orders from Kenya.
“The Galaxy S10 line is engineered to meet the distinct needs of today’s smartphone market, the device delivers an all-round next generation experience with ground breaking innovations on the phones look and feel as well as the overall performance,” he explained.
The Galaxy S10 which is anchored on a decade-long S-series lineage is a super charged device that sets the stage for the next generation of mobile experiences. It features an all-new Dynamic AMOLED display, next-generation camera, and intelligent performance as well as a built-in defense-grade Samsung Knox, as well as a secure storage backed by hardware, which houses your private keys for blockchain-enabled mobile services.
The Galaxy S10 is built with premium hardware and machine-learning-based software that works hard. From brand new power sharing capabilities to AI-powered performance enhancement and Intelligent Wi-Fi, Galaxy S10 is Samsung’s most intelligent device yet, from the inside out. The device will also see the first ever, wireless powers sharing feature that makes the phone capable of charging itself and a second device or a wearable simultaneously via Wireless PowerShare, while connected to a regular charger, enabling you to leave your second charger at home while on a trip.
On the security front, the phone comes with the Intelligent Wi-Fi that allows for an uninterrupted and safe connection by seamlessly switching between Wi-Fi and LTE, as well as alerting one of potentially risky Wi-Fi connections.
Other notable features include:
- Ultra-Wide Lens: A first for the S Series, Galaxy S10 offers an Ultra-Wide Lens with a 123-degree field of view, like the human eye, so what you see is what’s in frame. Perfect for impressive landscape shots, big panoramas and even fitting the entire extended family into the photo, the Ultra-Wide Lens ensures that you’ll always be able to capture the full scene.
- Intelligent Performance: The new AI software on the Galaxy S10 automatically optimizes battery, CPU, RAM, and even device temperature based on how you use your phone and continues to learn and get better over time. Leveraging AI-capabilities, Galaxy S10 also learns how you use your device to launch your most frequently used apps faster.
- Gaming: Engineered for the best possible gaming experience, Galaxy S10 is built with AI-based on-device gaming performance optimizationsoftware and premium hardware including Dolby Atmos for gaming mode and a vapor chamber cooling system. Galaxy S10 is also the first mobile device to be optimized for games created on the Unity platform.
Pre-orders in Kenya for the device opened on February 21, 2019 for the first 1,000 customers. The phone will be available in Prism White, Prism Black, and Prism Green. Galaxy S10+ will also be available in two, all-new, premium Ceramic models: Ceramic Black and Ceramic White for the 512GB variant.