on January 14, 2021, Samsung Electronics first released an amazing smartphone with superb features, the smartphone I’m talking about is Samsung Galaxy S21. Samsung Galaxy S21 was first released at the same time as the two other Galaxy S21 series which are Samsung Galaxy S21+ and Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra, but the three are not available except till January 29, 2021.
All the above three S21 series have different sizes; the Galaxy S21’s weight in grams is 172 and it is the smallest, its dimensions are 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9mm. Galaxy S21+ is a little bigger than S21, its weight in grams is 202 and its dimensions are 161.5 x 75.6 x 7.8mm. The latter is followed by Galaxy S21 Ultra, which its weight in grams is 228, and its dimensions are 165.1 x 75.6 x 8.9mm.
Another Galaxy S21 series named Samsung Galaxy S21 FE was released on January 3, 2022, but was not also available till January 11, 2022. However, I will only focus on Samsung Galaxy S21 in this review. So let’s dive in!
To date, Samsung Galaxy S21 is still among the smartphones people crave despite that, Samsung Electronics had released a lot of smartphones after the Galaxy S21. You may want to ask why that is so. The answer is that the smartphone comes with amazing features that are great enough to satisfy people’s needs. And that is the reason for this article. I will show you the great features of the smartphone in this article.
Samsung Galaxy S21 comes with two different internal memory options; 128GB and 256GB. And the smartphone’s RAM is 8GB. The price for the 128GB of storage on Amazon is $358.04, and the price for the 256GB of storage on Amazon is $392.84.
Samsung Galaxy S21 comes with an aluminum frame, IP68, that serves as water/dust resistance. The resistance can resist in 1.5m of water for up to 30 minutes. Galaxy S21 front was built with Glass (Gorilla Glass victus), and its back was built with plastic. As stated above, the smartphone dimensions are 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9mm.
Galaxy S21 was powered by 4000mAh and comes with 25W which makes the battery charge faster. The USB Power Delivery of the smartphone is 3.0. Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W, and Reverse wireless charging 4.5W are also available.
Samsung Galaxy S21 specifications:
- Status: Available
- Amazon price: $358.04 for 128GB of storage, and $392.84 for 256GB of storage
- RAM: 8GB LPDDR5
- Internal storage: 128GB, 256GB
- Rear camera: 12MP, 64MP, 12MP
- Front camera: 10MP
- Battery capacity: 4000mAh
- Battery type: Li-Polymer, Not user replaceable
- Display: 6.2 inches
- Operating System: Android 11, One UI 3.1
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 or Samsung Exynos 2100
- Security: ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, face unlock
- Resistance: Yes, water/dust resistant; IP68
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- Network: 4G LTE support, 5G (sub-6GHz, SA and NSA, mmWave)
- Wi-Fi: 6E support
- Bluetooth: 5.0
- Radio: Yes. FM, Stereo, RDS
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
- Available colors: Phantom pink, Phantom violet, Phantom Gray, Phantom White
Samsung Galaxy camera specs
Samsung Galaxy S21 comes with three different rear cameras; Ultra Wide, Wide, and Telephoto. The Ultra Wide offers 12MP F2.2 1200 (13mm), the Wide offers 12MP(2PD) OIS F1.8 790(26mm), and the Telephoto offers 64MP(3x) OIS F2.0 760(28mm). The front camera offers -10MP(2PD) F2.2 800(25mm).
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Samsung Galaxy battery specs
Samsung Galaxy battery S21 capacity is 4000mAh and the battery type is Li-Polymer. The battery can last up to two days and two hours. When was the battery fully drained, it takes up to one hour and thirty-seven minutes for it to be fully charged.