Samsung’s Galaxy S21 is a more refined, smarter and crucially cheaper new flagship phone.
OS: Android 11 with One UI 3
Screen size: 6.2 inches (2400 x 1080)
Refresh rate: 48-120Hz
Processor: Snapdragon 888
Storage: 128GB, 256GB
Rear cameras: 12MP wide (f/1.8), 12MP ultra-wide (f/2.2), 64MP telephoto (f/2.0) with 3x hybrid zoom/30x digital
Video: Up to 8K at 24 fps
Front cameras: 10MP
Battery: 4,000 mAh
Battery life: 9 hours and 53 minutes (60hz), 6 hours and 31 minutes (adaptive)
Charging: 25W (charger not included)
Colors: Phantom Violet, Phantom Pink, Phantom White, Phantom Gray
Size: 5.97 x 2.8 x 0.31 inches
Weight: 5.95 ounces
For years, the Galaxy S-series have been do-everything, have-everything flagship phones. But with the Galaxy S21, Samsung has decided to take away almost as much as it’s upgraded. What could be a recipe for failure has actually yielded an excellent Android smartphone that’s $200 cheaper than the Galaxy S20.