Samsung Mobile officially launched Galaxy S21 flagship series along with Galaxy SmartTag & Galaxy Buds Pro today globally. The Galaxy S21 flagship series comprises of Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ 5G and Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G with S-Pen support. Galaxy S21 series phones will be made available for pre-orders from January 14, 2021 and the open sale will start from January 29, 2021. Both Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21 will be offered in a new signature colour option called 'Phantom Violet' whereas the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes in three shades - Phantom Navy, Phantom Brown and Phantom Titanium. Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2021 Highlights.
In terms of specifications, Galaxy S21 features a 6.2-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2x Infinity-O display with a resolution of 2400x1080 pixels. The phone comes powered by Exynos 2100 chipset in all markets except for the US market.
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The US Galaxy S21 model comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. For photography, both Galaxy S21 & S21+ smartphones get a triple rear camera module with a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 12MP dual-pixel sensor and a 64MP main camera. At the front, there is a 10MP shooter for selfies & video calls. Galaxy S21 & Galaxy S21+ phones will be available in two storage options - 128GB and 256GB. The Galaxy S21 is fuelled by a 4,000mAh battery with USB PD 3.0 fast charging as well as 10W wireless PowerShare for reverse charging.
Samsung Galaxy S21+ comes with a flat 6.7-inch FHD+ Infinity-O display with a resolution of 2400X1080 pixels. Like the Galaxy S21, the handset also comes powered by Exynos 2100 SoC except for the US market. The Galaxy S21+ device is fuelled by a 4,800mAh battery with fast wired and wireless charging. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra sports a 6.8-inch Edge QHD+ dynamic AMOLED 2X Infinity-O display with a resolution of 3200x1440 pixels.
For optics, the handset gets a quad rear camera system with a 108MP main shooter, a 12MP dual-pixel sensor, a 10MP telephoto lens with OIS support and a 10MP telephoto camera with 10X optical zoom. At the front, there is a 40MP selfie snapper. Galaxy S21 series phones get connectivity options such as 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. Coming to the pricing, Samsung Galaxy S21 starts at $799 (approximately Rs 58,500) whereas the Galaxy S21+ and Galaxy S21 Ultra get a starting price tag of $999 (approximately Rs 73,100) and $1,199 (approximately Rs 87,700) respectively.
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