Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Troubleshooting

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Operating System

Applications

Specifications

Memory

Note 10

  • 256 GB ROM
  • 8 GB RAM

Note 10+

  • 256/512 GB ROM
  • 12 GB RAM
  • microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only

OS & CPU

  • Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI
  • Exynos 9825 (7 nm) - EMEA/LATAM
  • Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - USA/China
  • Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA/LATAM
  • Octa-core (1x2.8 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.4 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 485) - USA/China
  • Mali-G76 MP12 - EMEA/LATAM
  • Adreno 640 - USA/China

Audio

  • Comes with stereo speakers
  • NO 3.5mm jack
  • 32-bit/384kHz audio
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Dolby Atmos/AKG sound

Battery Life

Note 10

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
  • Fast battery charging 25W
  • USB Power Delivery 3.0
  • Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 20W
  • Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W

Note 10+

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 4300 mAh battery
  • Fast battery charging 45W
  • USB Power Delivery 3.0
  • Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 20W
  • Power bank/Reverse wireless charging 9W

Display

Note 10

  • Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 6.3 inches, 98.6 cm2 (~90.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • HDR10+
  • Always-on display

Note 10+

  • Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 6.8 inches, 114.0 cm2 (~91.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 1440 x 3040 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~498 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • HDR10+
  • Always-on display

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
  • GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • NFC
  • FM radio (USA & Canada only)
  • USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Camera

Main Camera

  • 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 27mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, Dual OIS
  • 12 MP, f/2.1, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0µm, PDAF, Dual OIS, 2x optical zoom
  • 16 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide), 1.0µm
  • LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
  • [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS

Selfie Camera

Build

Note 10

  • Dimensions: 151 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm (5.94 x 2.83 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight: 168 g (5.93 oz)
  • Build: Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame
  • SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
  • IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
  • Stylus (Bluetooth integration, accelerometer, gyro)

Note 10+

  • Dimensions: 162.3 x 77.2 x 7.9 mm (6.39 x 3.04 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight: 196 g (6.91 oz)
  • Build: Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame
  • SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
  • IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
  • Stylus (Bluetooth integration, accelerometer, gyro)

Recent Guides

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By Harvey | February 13, 2020

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By Harvey | January 31, 2020

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By Harvey | January 30, 2020

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