Samsung Galaxy S21 : Specifications, Pricing And All Other details

The Samsung Galaxy S21 runs One UI 3.1 is based on Android 11 and packs 128GB of inbuilt storage. The Samsung Galaxy S21 is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards.

Samsung Galaxy S21 :  Specifications, Pricing And All Other details
Samsung Galaxy S21

Samsung Galaxy S21 

Samsung Galaxy S21 smartphone was launched on 14th January 2021. The phone comes with a 6.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x2400 pixels at a pixel density of 421 pixels per inch (ppi) and an aspect ratio of 20:9. Samsung Galaxy S21 is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 2100 processor that features 3 cores clocked at 2.8GHz, 4 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and 1 core clocked at 2.9GHz. It comes with 8GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy S21 runs Android 11 and is powered by a 4000mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy S21 supports wireless charging, as well as proprietary fast charging.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy S21 on the rear packs a triple camera setup featuring a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture and a pixel size of 1.8-micron; a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a pixel size of 1.4-micron, and a third 64-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture and a pixel size of 0.8-micron. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It has a single front camera setup for selfies, featuring a 10-megapixel sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and a pixel size of 1.22-micron.

The Samsung Galaxy S21 runs One UI 3.1 is based on Android 11 and packs 128GB of inbuilt storage. The Samsung Galaxy S21 is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Samsung Galaxy S21 measures 151.70 x 71.20 x 7.90mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 171.00 grams. It was launched in Phantom Violet colour. It features an IP68 rating for dust and water protection.

Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy S21 include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/Yes, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, NFC, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and in-display fingerprint sensor. The Samsung Galaxy S21 supports face unlock.

As of 14th March 2021, Samsung Galaxy S21 price in India starts at Rs. 69,999.

Specifications :

NETWORK Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
LAUNCH Announced 2021, January 14
Status Available. Released 2021, January 29
BODY Dimensions 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm (5.97 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)
Weight 169 g (Sub6), 171 g (mmWave) (5.96 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), plastic back, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM, dual stand-by)
  IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
DISPLAY Type Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits (peak)
Size 6.2 inches, 94.1 cm2 (~87.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~421 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  Always-on display
PLATFORM OS Android 11, One UI 3.1
Chipset Exynos 2100 (5 nm) - International
Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) - USA/China
CPU Octa-core (1x2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3x2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) - International
Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4x1.80 GHz Kryo 680) - USA/China
GPU Mali-G78 MP14 - International
Adreno 660 - USA/China
MEMORY Card slot No
Internal 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
  UFS 3.1
MAIN CAMERA Triple 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
64 MP, f/2.0, 29mm (telephoto), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 1.1x optical zoom, 3x hybrid zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55" 1.4µm, Super Steady video
Features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS
SELFIE CAMERA Single 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.24", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
Features Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps
SOUND Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No
  32-bit/384kHz audio
Tuned by AKG
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio (Snapdragon model only; market/operator dependent)
USB USB Type-C 3.2, USB On-The-Go
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support)
ANT+
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
BATTERY Type Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 25W
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
Reverse wireless charging 4.5W
MISC Colors Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, Phantom Pink
Models SM-G991B, SM-G991B/DS, SM-G991U, SM-G991U1, SM-G991W, SM-G991N, SM-G9910
SAR 0.74 W/kg (head)     1.08 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.46 W/kg (head)     1.51 W/kg (body)    
Price ₹ 69,999 / $ 639.99 / £ 653.65 / € 779.00
TESTS Performance AnTuTu: 584055 (v8)
GeekBench: 3238 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 60fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker -26.4 LUFS (Good)
Battery life