The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is going to be the cheapest smartphone in the Galaxy S10 series and now, it has been claimed that the smartphone will be called as the Samsung Galaxy S10e.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 series is all set to be launched during the Galaxy Unpacked event on February 20 and while we expected the company to also launch the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite, the official name of the cheapest smartphone out of the three has been subjected several claims. In a recent report, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is claimed to be called the Galaxy S10e.
According to a renowned tipster Ishan Agarwal on Twitter, his sources have confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is claimed to be called the Galaxy S10e and while the reason behind this weird naming is still unknown, this is going to be the first time when Samsung will be using such a nomenclature for its smartphones. That said, everything should be taken with a pinch of salt until there is some confirmation from Samsung itself.
Meanwhile, the whole Samsung Galaxy S10 series has been subjected to a lot of leaks as well as rumours in the recent past and while it is almost confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus will come with a triple rear camera setup the latter is expected to sport dual front cameras inside a punch hole display as well.
On the other hand, a recent leak has suggested that while the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus will come with a 4000mAh battery, the Samsung Galaxy S10 will come with a 3300mAh battery. The cheapest smartphone of the lot, the Galaxy S10 Lite or S10e will come with a 3000mAh battery.
Recently, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy S10e was also spotted on Geekbench and the listing on the benchmark site revealed that the smartphone will be backed by Snapdragon 855 SoC clocked at 1.78GHz and coupled with 6GB of RAM. The most affordable Samsung Galaxy S10 variant is also expected to sport a 5.8-inch Infinity-O-display with a punch hole in the glass for selfie camera and dual rear camera setup. It will run Android 9.0 Pie out of the box with Samsung’s own skin on top.