South Korean tech giant Samsung has finally launched the Galaxy S21 at a global virtual event, most of the specifications and features of the device were leaked so many times in a couple of months.
Samsung Galaxy S21 specifications
Samsung Galaxy S21 features a new minimalist design with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on the front and plastic back that offers a premium look to the device.
Samsung Galaxy S21 has a 6.2-inch Full HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O display with a 120Hz refresh rate, HDR 10+, 20:9 aspect ratio, and 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. It features a 10MP (f/2.2) selfie camera that sits inside the punch-hole cutout in the top center of the display which offers up to 4K video recording, HDR and Dual Pixel PDAF support.
It comes in power with Snapdragon 888 (USA/China/Korea) and Samsung Exynos 2100 paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage (UFS 3.1) with no expandable memory support. It offers an under-display fingerprint sensor for security.
It features a vertical triple-lens rear camera setup with a 12MP (f/1.8) primary sensor with Dual Pixel PDAF and OIS, a 12MP (ultrawide) with 120-degree FOV, and a 64MP (telephoto lens) with 1.1X optical zoom and 3X hybrid zoom that offers up to 8K video recording support.
It comes in with Android 11 running with Samsung’s One UI 3.5 out-of-the-box and on connectivity, it offers WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and a USB-C 3.2 port. (It does not offer a 3.5 headphone jack).
It has a 4,000 mAh battery with a 25W fast charging and 15W wireless charging support and it also support 4.5W reverse charging to charge other wireless charging devices.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Pricing and Availability:
Samsung Galaxy S21 starts at Rs. 69,999 for the 8GB and 128GB variant while the 256GB variant is available for Rs. 73,999 in India.
Samsung Galaxy S21 starts at €850/£770 in Europe and it will be available for pre-orders from tomorrow until January 29, 2021.
Samsung Galaxy S21 is available in four beautiful color options – Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, and Phantom Pink.