There were days when the phone would drop on a concrete surface and we would pick it up and it will work the same way as before. Nothing was able to break some handy feature phones a decade ago. But that is not the case with the Samsung Galaxy S10 or any other pricey smartphone in the current market.
This when warranty information did gain importance. Samsung has a lot to keep us stunned with the launch of Samsung Galaxy S10 in Q1 2019. Being the 10th year, they have invested much in the design and features and have brought in a few firsts in the market for the special occasion. The most anticipated phone of every year also becomes the most rumored phone even 6 months ahead of the release.
What can we expect from the Samsung Galaxy S10?
There is another sibling to join the Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus. We are not sure what its name will be. The purpose is said to offer a cheaper flagship for selective markets. The screen sizes from the rumor are 6.2 for the cheaper one and 5.8 and 6.44 for the usual siblings. There is a strong rumor supporting Samsung’s anti notch display decision.
Though feels dated Samsung does manage to stand out from the rest with its super gorgeous Super AMOLED display. The fingerprint scanner is going to be on the display. We already are familiar with pressure sensitive home key on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S9. For the Samsung Galaxy S10, they are replacing it with the fingerprint module that works on ultrasonic, by far the first in the market.
Another mind-blowing feature is the multi-camera setup. The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is alleged to have 5 cameras. 2 for the front and 3 on the rear, a trend set by Huawei P20 Pro which raised the smartphone photography to a whole new level.
Samsung Galaxy S10 warranty and how to secure?
Samsung usually provides a warranty on the smartphone for one year from the date of purchase and 6 months for in-box accessories like charging adapter and USB to USB-C cable. Like past generations, if Samsung ropes in AKG to provide the inbox earphones then AKG will have the warranty covered for a year.
Every improvement in looks and aesthetics has made Samsung Galaxy S10 more fragile and vulnerable to breakage. The glass back and front though will be Gorilla glass protected is still much easier to break than a steal back smartphone. In some budget markets, Samsung offers a one-time screen replacement for free as part of the purchase bill. This offer can be seen in the US too occasionally.
Another key thing to consider water damage is not covered under warranty. That is what water resistance means. Almost all brands have reached the highest grade of ingress protection for their flagship in the past generation. The obvious next step is waterproofing the device. When the ports and moving buttons are reducing in count waterproofing looks at hands reach. Claiming the galaxy S10 is waterproofing and covering it as part of the native warranty will make many audiences happy.