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Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus X04Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB
Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

16
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A30 X25Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB
Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBvsGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
 6%6%
+Lighter
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs175 grams (6.13 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GBvsGalaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GB
 46%46%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
 114%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (109GB user available)vs64GB (51GB user available)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 73%73%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3040 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 31%31%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
526 PPIvs403 PPI
 92%92%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MPvs(dual camera) 16MP + 5MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.7 (aperture)
 13%13%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 10MP + 8MPvs(front) 16MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
 2%2%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs4000 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

26 Common items in both devices
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Super AMOLED / Dynamic AMOLED
16 million
6.4"
LED flash
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Face recognition (unlock)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
5.0 version A2DP/LE
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 6
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Also known asGalaxy A30 SM-A305G/Dual-Sim 4GB RAM + 64GBGalaxy S10+ (Exynos) G975F/DualSim 8GB RAM, Samsung Beyond 2
Country or region where it's soldLatin AmericaChileColombiaPeruUruguayLatin AmericaBrazilEuropeVarious (International)
Release dateMarch, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)74.1 x 157.6 millimeters (2.92 x 6.2 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)175 grams (6.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9820 (8nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.7Ghz Dual-Core Mongoose M4
2.3Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A75
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2ARM Mali-G76 MP12
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size6.4" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI526 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Main camera(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm)
(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm)
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Front camera16 megapixels(dual front camera)
10 megapixels
8MP depth sensor (f/2.2 22mm)
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Black, Prism White, Prism Green, Prism Blue, Flamingo Pink
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- ANT+
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity4000 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/DS 64GBSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975F/DS 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.316 W/Kg (head) | 0.404 W/Kg (body)1.11 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered