The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite with SM-G970U model number has appeared on Geekbench today.
The model number suggests that it could be the factory unlocked version of the S10 Lite for U.S.
The Geekbench listing of SM-G970U reveals that the smartphone is fueled by “msmnile” chipset which is the codename of the newly announced Snapdragon 855 chipset. The device is running on Android 9 Pie OS and its SoC is assisted by 6 GB of RAM.
Samsung Galaxy S10 vs Xiaomi Cepheus
In the single-core test of Geekbench, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite has scored 1986 points and it has scored 6266 points in the multi-score test. The Geekbench scores recorded by S10 Lite seems to be low when compared to recently spotted Snapdragon 855 powered phones.
The alleged Xiaomi Mi 9 phone (codenamed: Xiaomi Cepheus) with Snapdragon 855 and 6 GB of RAM that appeared earlier today on Geekbench recorded 3475 and 10,872 points respectively in single-core and multi-core tests.
Galaxy S10 Lite Specs
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is probably the low-end phone in the Galaxy S10 family. It is speculated to arrive with a flat S-AMOLED display of 5.8 inches. It will be an 18.5:9 display that will carry support for full HD+ resolution. It is rumored to feature a side-mounted fingerprint scanner while other members in the Galaxy S10 series are expected to come equipped with ultrasonic under-display fingerprint scanner.
Even though the Snapdragon 855 will be powering the S10 Lite, it won’t be supporting 5G networks since it will be equipped with X24 LTE modem. Samsung is likely to release the Exynos 9820 chipset edition of the Galaxy S10 Lite in markets outside of the U.S., China and Canada. For photography, it will feature a dual camera setup on its rear and a single front camera. It will be packed with a 3,100 mAh battery. The Galaxy S10 Lite is rumored to arrive in the U.K. with a price tag of 699 pounds ($892).