The Samsung Galaxy S21 was the first major global launch of the year. Along with the launch of Galaxy S21 smartphones, the company also unveiled the Galaxy Buds Pro earphones with active noise cancellation and the SmartTag location trackers.
Samsung Galaxy S21 pricing and availability
|S21||8GB + 128GB||Rs 69,999|
|8GB + 256GB||Rs 73,999|
|S21 Plus||8GB + 128GB||Rs 81,999|
|8GB + 256GB||Rs 85,999|
|S21 Ultra||12GB + 256GB||Rs 1,05,999|
|16GB + 512GB||Rs 1,16,999|
Samsung Galaxy S21
The cheapest of the trio, the Samsung Galaxy S21 features a flat 6.2-inch Dynamic AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution and adaptive 120Hz refresh rate. There’s a triple camera setup on the back with a 12MP f/1.8 primary camera, a 12MP ultra-wide shooter with a 120-degree field-of-view and an optically-stabilized 64MP telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom. Selfies are handled by a 10MP punch-hole selfie camera too. It opts for a glasstic back to achieve a weight of just 170 grams. The entire package is also IP68 water-resistant. The battery is rated at 4,000mAh.
Read our Samsung Galaxy S21 review
Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus is almost identical to the younger sibling with a couple of changes. The display now is a 6.7-inch AMOLED panel with 120Hz refresh rate. The camera setup is similar to the one found on the Galaxy S21. It also houses a much bigger 4,800mAh battery with support for faster wired and wireless charging.
Read our Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus review
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is the new top-of-the-line flagship with a large curved 6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED screen with a QHD+ resolution (3200×1440), and a refresh rate of 120Hz. As for the camera system, there is an improved 108MP primary image sensor and f/1.8 aperture followed by a 12MP ultra-wide lens, a 10MP short telephoto lens with 3x magnification, a longer 10MP f/4.9 10x telephoto camera that can zoom up to 100x. To the front, there is a 40MP camera.
Other features include a 5,000mAh battery, IP68 rating, 4K60 recording across all cameras, and most of all, and S-Pen support.
Read our Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra review