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Compare the OnePlus 7T to the Samsung Galaxy S10

OnePlus launched a new top model in October 2019, the 7T. With the 7T, OnePlus competes with the Samsung Galaxy S10, among others. The OnePlus 7T has a unique 90Hz screen and you can charge it in no time. On the other hand, the S10 has a razor-sharp Quad HD screen and is wirelessly rechargeable. Here we'll explain in detail what the differences are between these devices.

OnePlus 7T

128GB storage capacity | 6.55-inch Full HD screen | Android 10.0
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  • You can scroll smoothly through your menus thanks to the 90Hz screen.
  • You can fully charge the device within just over an hour.
  • With 3 cameras on the back of the device, you can take a good photo in any situation.
  • The OnePlus 7T isn't wirelessly rechargeable.

Samsung Galaxy S10

With free wireless charger worth € 60
128GB storage capacity | 6.1-inch Quad HD screen | Android 9.0 Pie
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  • You can watch videos and series on the razor-sharp Quad HD screen.
  • The S10 is wirelessly rechargeable, so you don't have to worry about cables.
  • With 3 cameras on the back of the device, you can take a good photo in any situation.
  • With intensive use, you need to recharge the 3400mAh battery during the day.


OnePlus 7T screen

OnePlus 7T: smooth scrolling on the 90Hz screen

On the OnePlus 7T, you can scroll smoothly through your apps and menus without any lags. The device has a 90Hz screen. The OnePlus 7T has a unique 90Hz screen. This screen refreshes 90 times per second. In addition, this large 6.55-inch Full HD screen is suitable for watching your favorite movies and series. Thanks to the HDR support, the colors jump off the screen. Keep in mind that this device is less comfortable in a small hand.

Samsung S10 screen

Samsung Galaxy S10: sharp Quad HD screen

The 6.1-inch screen of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is still large, but a bit smaller than the screen of the OnePlus 7T. This means that the device fits a little easier in your hand or pocket. With 60Hz, the refresh rate of the S10 is a bit lower. On the other hand, this device offers a sharper Quad HD resolution. This allows you to watch videos or your favorite series in higher quality. You can also enjoy vibrant colors on the S10, thanks to HDR support.


OnePlus camera

OnePlus 7T: 3 rear cameras, 16 megapixel selfie camera

The OnePlus 7T has 3 cameras. In addition to the 48-megapixel lens, you're armed with a 16-megapixel wide-angle lens. This allows you to easily photograph large groups or buildings. With the 8-megapixel telephoto lens, you can zoom in far. Thanks to 2x optical zoom, you can bring objects 2 times closer without your photo becoming less sharp. Do you like to take selfies? With the 16 megapixel front camera, they're always sharp.

Camera Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung S10: 3 rear cameras, variable aperture

The camera setup of the Samsung S10 is similar to that of the OnePlus 7T. The small difference is in the number of megapixels and the variable aperture, which allows you to take a beautiful photo in any amount of light. The standard lens of the S10 has 12 megapixels. Although this difference seems very large, you hardly notice it in practice. The wide-angle lens, like that of the 7T, has 16 megapixels. Other than that, the 12-megapixel telephoto lens of the S10 also has 2x optical zoom.


OnePlus gaming

OnePlus 7T: powerful and special gaming mode

The OnePlus 7T is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor. At the time the device was released in October 2019, it was the latest and most powerful processor. Thanks to the combination with the large 8GB RAM, this smartphone is suitable for demanding apps and games. You can play those games without distraction thanks to the special gaming mode. Once you turn it on, you'll no longer receive annoying notifications from other apps. You store your apps and files on the 128GB storage.

Samsung S10 speed

Samsung S10: powerful and expandable storage

With the Samsung Exynos 9820, the S10 also has a powerful processor. When it comes to power, this processor barely differs from the processor of the OnePlus device. Just like the 7T, this flagship from Samsung has 8GB RAM. This ensures that demanding apps, games, and image editing programs are no problem for the device. The S10 has a storage capacity of 128GB. Unlike with the 7T, you can expand this storage up to 512GB with a micro SD card.


Charge OnePlus 7T battery

OnePlus 7T: super fast charging

The OnePlus 7T has a 3800mAh battery. In general, this will get you through a day without charging in between. Is your battery getting empty during the day? Not a problem. OnePlus excels with their 'OnePlus Warp Charge' fast charging protocol. With a Warp Charge charger, you can fully charge this device within just over an hour. The OnePlus 7T can't be charged wirelessly.

Samsung S10 battery

Samsung S10: wireless charging and reverse wireless charging

The 3400mAh battery of the S10 is slightly smaller. With normal daily use, you can barely get through a school or working day without charging in between. In contrast to the OnePlus 7T, the S10 is wirelessly rechargeable. This saves a lot of hassle with cables. In addition, you can use the device itself as a wireless charger for your wireless earphones or your Samsung smartwatch, for example. Place your earbuds or watch on the back of the device and they start charging.


The OnePlus 7T and the Samsung Galaxy S10 are very similar. OnePlus distinguishes itself with the smooth 90Hz screen, the gaming mode and super fast charging. On the other hand, the Quad HD screen of the S10 allows you to watch movies in higher quality. In addition, the device is wirelessly rechargeable. It's not possible to say that either one of the devices is better. Which device suits you best depends on what's important to you. If you're looking for more options, take a look at the advanced version of both devices.

More advanced version

OnePlus 7T or 7T Pro

OnePlus 7T Pro

OnePlus has also released a Pro variant of the 7T. This device has a larger and sharper 6.67-inch Quad HD screen. In addition, the 256GB storage is twice as large as that of the 7T. Where the 7T has a camera with 2x optical zoom, the camera of the 7T Pro has 3x optical zoom. This allows you to zoom in further without loss of quality. Finally, the 4085mAh battery of the 7T Pro lasts slightly longer than the 3800mAh battery of the 7T.

S10 or S10 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

The Galaxy S10 also has a bigger brother, literally and figuratively speaking. The 6.4-inch screen of this device is larger than the 6.1-inch screen of the S10. It's also striking that the S10 Plus has a second 8-megapixel selfie camera. Thanks to this dual camera, you can take selfies with a depth of field effect. This means you no longer need a photographer for a portrait photo. The 4100mAh battery of the S10 Plus is considerably larger than the 3400mAh battery of the S10.

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