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Updated January 10, 2024·

If you prioritize a superior camera, both for still photos and video quality, the Apple iPhone 15 Pro is a better choice, though it comes with a higher price tag. In terms of battery life, both phones are comparable. The Samsung Galaxy Note10 offers more storage space and is more budget-friendly. Both smartphones have large screens, but the iPhone 15 Pro has a slightly smaller but higher quality display. The Galaxy Note10 includes a stylus for added functionality. Each phone runs a different operating system, iOS for the iPhone and Android for the Galaxy Note10, which might influence your selection based on your preferred ecosystem. Give Feedback

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Advantages of the Apple iPhone 15 Pro
  • Best in class for taking photos
  • Best in class for recording videos
  • Best in class display quality
  • Best in class performance
Advantages of the Samsung Galaxy Note10
  • The Samsung Galaxy Note10 has no clear advantages over the Apple iPhone 15 Pro.

Key differences

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Overall Camera Quality

9.5
iPhone 15 Pro
Galaxy Note10
5.6
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has best in class overall camera quality, while the Samsung Galaxy Note10 has poor overall camera quality.

Photo Quality

9.5
iPhone 15 Pro
Galaxy Note10
5.5
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro takes best in class photos, while the Samsung Galaxy Note10 takes poor photos.

Video Quality

10.0
iPhone 15 Pro
Galaxy Note10
5.5
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro takes best in class videos, while the Samsung Galaxy Note10 takes poor videos.

Cost

$999
iPhone 15 Pro
Galaxy Note10
$249
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The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has a price of $999 and the Samsung Galaxy Note10 costs $249.
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Key similarities

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Battery

7.3 Hours
iPhone 15 Pro
Galaxy Note10
7.3 Hours
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has 7.3 hours of battery life. The Samsung Galaxy Note10 has 7.3 hours of battery life.

Screen Size

The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has a screen size of 6.1 inches and the Samsung Galaxy Note10 is 6.3 inches.

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How the Apple iPhone 15 Pro and the Samsung Galaxy Note10 compare to other phones

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Spec Comparison

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Apple iPhone 15 ProSamsung Galaxy Note10
Apple iPhone 15 ProSamsung Galaxy Note10

GENERAL

Price
$999
$249
Brand
AppleSamsung
Operating System
iOSAndroid
Release Date
September 22, 2023August 23, 2019

SCREEN

Screen Size
6.1"6.3"
Resolution
2556 x 11792280 x 1080
Variable refresh rate
YesNo
Pixels Per Inch
461401
Display Type
OLEDOLED

INTERNAL

Processor
A17SD855
Internal Storage
128 GB256 GB
RAM
8 GB8 GB

CAMERA

Overall Camera Quality Score
9.5/105.6/10
Photos Score
9.5/105.6/10
Videos Score
10/105.6/10
Rear Cameras
Main, Ultrawide, TelephotoMain, Ultrawide, Telephoto
Main Camera
48 megapixels + OIS12 megapixels + OIS

BATTERY

Battery Life
7.3 Hours7.3 Hours
Battery Capacity
3274 mAh3500 mAh
Wireless Charging
YesYes
Wireless charging Speed
15 W15 W
Reverse wireless charging
NoYes (4.5 watts)

PHYSICAL

Size
5.77" x 2.78"5.94" x 2.83"
Weight
6.60 oz5.93 oz
Back Material
GlassGlass
Stereo Speakers
NoNo

CONNECTIVITY

Dual SIM
YesNo
Bluetooth Version
5.35.0
A2DP
YesYes
WiFi Version
6e6
NFC
YesYes
US 5G Bands
(SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 53, 66, 70, 71, 77, 78, 79, 258, 260, 261 (SA/NSA/Sub6)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 53, 66, 70, 71, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79N/A

OTHER FEATURES

Biometric unlock
Face unlockFace unlock, Fingerprint sensor: Under Display
Unlockable Bootloader
NoNo
Color
Blue Titanium, Natural Titanium, White Titanium, Black TitaniumAura Red, Aura Glow, Aura White, Aura Black
Stock Android
N/ANo
SD Card
NoNo

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Apple iPhone 15 Pro

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Tom's Guide

Mark Spoonauer | September 2023
"The iPhone 15 Pro is the one to get if you want a powerful flagship you can easily use it with one hand. Not only is the titanium design stronger and lighter, Apple made the design smaller with slimmer bezels. You also get very strong cameras with night mode and portrait improvements, blazing performance from the A17 Pro chip and a smart Action button."

Samsung Galaxy Note10

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Adam Ismail, Mark Spoonauer | June 2021
"The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 delivers epic battery life and a super-bright screen in a phenomenally compact design. The regular Note 10 should be a very special phablet — precisely because there's never been one this compact and easy to live with before."

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About Apple

The tech giant called Apple is synonymous with the most popular smartphone in the world: the iPhone. Known for their build quality and aesthetics, as well as for their excellent integration between hardware and software, iPhones have defined the smartphone industry ever since their conception and they continue to do so by setting new industry standards. Apple's own operating system, called iOS, is known for its simplicity and ease of use, and the company tends to complement it well by creating devices with some of the most powerful processing hardware available in the mobile world. The iPhone is also known for its robust ecosystem of accessories, as it facilitates a very seamless experience when interacting with other Apple products, more so than most of its competitors.

About Samsung

Samsung is one of the most recognizable names in the smartphone industry, standing as the undisputed best-selling brand of Android smartphones in the United States for many years now. Samsung is known for offering a variety of smartphones in all available price points, as well as for implementing cutting-edge technology and innovative features in their flagship devices, ones that often shape the market going forward. The company offers its own unique spin on Android, called One UI, which focuses on offering a multitude of features and is heavily customizable, according to user preference.

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