Samsung is scheduled to launch Galaxy S21 series at the Galaxy Unpacked 2021 Event on January 14. The event will be held online considering the COVID-19 pandemic at 9.30 AM ET The India launch will also happen on the same day at 8 PM IST. The South Korea-based software giant will launch Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones with latest features and specifications.
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Samsung Galaxy S21 Specifications
The Samsun Galaxy S21 flaunts a 6.2-inch FHD+ display, while the Galaxy S21+ features a 6.7-inch FHD+ display. The premium Galaxy S21 Ultra will ship with a 6.8-inch WQHD+ display with an adaptive 120Hz LPTO panel. The display will be designed in such a way that the refresh rate automatically adjusts between 1Hz and 120Hz depending on the task and requirements. Samsung will integrate 120Hz refresh rate in all three devices.
Talking about the optics, the Galaxy S21 series will ship with a triple-camera mechanism comprising of a 12MP primary sensor alongside a 12MP ultrawide and a 64MP telephoto camera sensors respectively. The selfies can be captured via a 10MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. Meanwhile, the Galaxy S21 Ultra comes with a 108MP primary camera with a 12MP ultrawide sensor coupled with a 3x and 10x optical telephone and super-telephoto lens. Samsung has added 130 percent larger pixels and dual pixel autofocus on both 2x and 10x optical lens. The Ultra model features 100x Space Zoom with support for laser autofocus.
Under the hood, the Galaxy S21 series runs with the help of Snapdragon 888 or Exynos 2100 processor. You will work with One UI 3.1 based on Android 11 operating platform. The Ultra variant provides support for S Pen stylus. The glass back will only be incorporated on the Ultra model. The other models will ship with a plastic rear panel.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Series Pricing & Availability
The Samsung Galaxy S21 will be priced at EUR 879 for the 128GB storage variant. You can also expect a 256GB storage model as well at higher pricing. The Galaxy S21+ with 128GB will be available for EUR 1049, while the 256GB storage model will hit the retail shelves for EUR 1099. The Galaxy S21 Ultra with 128GB storage will hit the shelves for EUR 1399. You can also expect 256GB and 512GB storage models.
Talking about the availability, you can pre-order the Galaxy S21 series before the official Galaxy Unpacked 2021 event by paying Rs 2000 token amount. As part of the launch offer, you will receive a free cover worth Rs 3849. The devices will be available in several color variants.