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Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB vs Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 X02Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB
6.1"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3400
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 X01Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
6.1"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB

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02 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB
Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBvsGalaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
 10%10%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

01 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GBvsGalaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GB
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

54 Common items in both devices
8GB LPDDR4X
128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
157 grams (5.5 ounces)
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
Dynamic AMOLED
16 million
1440x3040 pixels
551 PPI
6.1"
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MP
LED flash
Digital and optical zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
f/1.5 (aperture)
(front) 10MP
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
2000 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (under display)
Heart rate
SpO2
Face unlock
3400 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNA
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 6
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
ModelGalaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBGalaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Also known asGalaxy S10 (Snapdragon) G973UZBAXAA Unlocked, Samsung BeyondGalaxy S10 (Exynos) G973F/Dual-Sim 8GB RAM, Samsung Beyond
Country or region availableUSALatin AmericaBrazilEuropeVarious (International)
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)70.4 x 149.9 millimeters (2.77 x 5.9 in)70.4 x 149.9 millimeters (2.77 x 5.9 in)
Weight157 grams (5.5 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9820 (8nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
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 controllerQualcomm Adreno 640ARM Mali-G76 MP12
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size6.1" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~88% (screen-to-body ratio)~88% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x3040 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)551 PPI551 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
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, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Main camera(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)
(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 resolution4032x3024 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
Front camera10 megapixels10 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
USBUSB 3.1 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/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/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
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Prism Black, White, Green, 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
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Black, White, Green, 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
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity3400 mAh3400 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973U 128GBSamsung Galaxy S10 SM-G973F/DS 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.05 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)0.93 W/Kg (head) | 0.79 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.477 W/Kg (head) | 1.593 W/Kg (body)