iphone-xr screenshot Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XR VS. Samsung Galaxy S10
samsung-galaxy-s10 screenshot Samsung Galaxy S10

Apple iPhone XR vs. Samsung Galaxy S10

October 4, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

In this review of iPhone XR vs S10, Samsung Galaxy S10 is better because it has more battery power, faster CPU speed, higher pixel density, 5GB more RAM memory, higher resolution, 3.33x more megapixels (main camera), 42.86% more megapixels (front camera) and has an external memory slot.

DESIGN

Thickness; iPhone XR is 8.3 mm while Samsung S10 is 7.8 mm

Width; iPhone XR is 75.7 mm while Samsung S10 is 70.4 mm

Weight; iPhone XR is 194g while Samsung S10 is 157g

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Height; iPhone XR is 150.9 mm while Samsung S10 is 149.9 mm

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Samsung S10 is better.
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DISPLAY

Display type; iPhone XR has LCD whereas Samsung S10 has Dynamic AMOLED.

Bezelless display; both phones have bezelless display.

Pixel density; iPhone XR has 324ppi while Samsung S10 has 551ppi.

Screen protection; Samsung S10 has Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Screen size; each phone is 6.1”

Screen resolution; iPhone XR has 828 x 1792px whereas Samsung S10 has 1440 x 3040px.

Touch screen; iPhone XR has multi-touch while Samsung S10 has capacitive touchscreen, multi-touch.

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Samsung S10 is better.
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HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; iPhone XR has Apple A12 Bionic while Samsung S10 has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9820

GPU; iPhone XR has Apple GPU (four-core graphics) whereas Samsung S10 has Mali-G76 MP12

CPU; iPhone XR has Hexa-core (2.49GHz, Dual-core, Vortex + 1.52 GHz, Quad-core, Tempest), 64-bit whereas Samsung S10 has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9820, 64-bit.

Coprocessor; iPhone XR has M12.

RAM; iPhone XR has 3 GB whereas Samsung S10 has 8 GB.

Internal memory; iPhone XR has 64 GB whereas Samsung S10 has 128 GB.

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Samsung S10 is better.
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AUDIO

Audio features; iPhone XR has Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus while Samsung S10 has Dolby Atmos

Stereo speakers; iPhone XR has stereo speakers.

Loudspeakers; both phones have loudspeakers.

Audio jack; iPhone XR has Lightning whereas Samsung S10 has 3.5 mm audio jack.

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iPhone XR is better.
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CAMERA

Main camera; iPhone XR has 7 MP whereas Samsung S10 has 10 MP.

Features; iPhone XR has 5 x digital zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, touch to focus whereas Samsung S10 has 10 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus.

Image resolution; both phones have 4000 x 3000px.

Sensor; iPhone XR has BSI

Video recording features; iPhone XR has optical image stabilization.

Autofocus; iPhone XR has autofocus while Samsung S10 has dual pixel autofocus.

Shooting modes; iPhone XR has continuous shooting, HDR and Burst while Samsung S10 has continuous shooting and HDR.

Resolution (front camera); iPhone XR has 7 MP whereas Samsung S10 has 10 MP.

Aperture size; iPhone XR has F2.2 whereas Samsung S10 has F1.9

Optical image stabilization; both phones have this feature.

Flash; iPhone XR has Retina whereas Samsung S10 has LED

Video recording; iPhone XR has 1920×1080 @ 30fps while Samsung S10 has 3840×2160 @ 30fps.

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Samsung S10 is better.
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BATTERY

Capacity; iPhone XR has 2942mAh while Samsung S10 has 3400mAh

Wireless charging; both phones have wireless charging

Quick charging; iPhone XR has fast charging whereas Samsung S10 has quick charging.

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Samsung S10 is better.
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CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; iPhone XR has 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO Mobile Hotspot whereas Samsung S10 has 802.11, a/ac/ax/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot.

Bluetooth; both phones have 5.0

Volte; both phones have volte.

USB; both phones have USB

NFC; both phones have NFC.

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass.

Sensors; both phones have light, proximity, accelerometer, barometer, compass and gyro.

Fingerprint; Samsung S10 has fingerprint sensor.

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Samsung S10 is better.
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Conclusion

Samsung S10 is a better smartphone in this review as it has great useful features than iPhone XR.

$ 799.99