Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra

8.4 Expert Score 4.4

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra boasts of a 6.8-inches AMOLED display with a punch-hole cutout. In the software front, the device runs Android v10 (Q) operating system based on Samsung One UI. In terms of photography, the phone features a triple camera array on the rear (108MP+16MP+12MP) and 32MP front-facing camera. The phone comes powered by Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 990 octa-core processor coupled with 12GB RAM. There is a Mali-G77 MP11 GPU for graphical performance. It comes with an onboard internal memory of 128GB which can further be expanded up to 1 TB using a microSD card. The phone meets its power requirements from the large 5000mAh battery capacity with fast charging. The other popular variants of this mobile are the Samsung Galaxy S21 and the Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus.

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Rs. 95,999

Key Specifications

Samsung Exynos 2100 processor
12 GB RAM
256 GB internal storage
5000 mAh battery
Quad (108+10+10+12) MP Rear, 40 MP Front Camera
6.8 inches (17.27 cm) screen
Dual, Nano-Nano SIM
Android v11 OS

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Specifications

General
Launch DateJanuary 27, 2021
Dimensions6.5 x 2.98 x 0.35 inch (165.1 x 75.6 x 8.9 mm)
Weight229 grams
BuildBack: Gorilla Glass
Face unlockYes
Water ResistantYes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68
ColorsPhantom Silver, Phantom Black, Phantom Brown
Processor
ChipsetSamsung Exynos 2100
No of Cores8 (Octa Core)
CPU2.9GHz, Single core, Cortex X1 + 2.8GHz, Tri core, Cortex A78 + 2.2GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55
Architecture64-bit
GraphicsMali-G78 MP14
Software
Operating SystemAndroid v11
Custom UISamsung One UI
Storage
Internal Memory256 GB
RAM12 GB
Expandable Memory No
Display
Resolution1440 x 3200 pixels
Size6.8 inches (17.27 cms)
Display TypeDynamic AMOLED, HDR 10+
Aspect ratio20:9
Bezel-less displayYes, with Punch-hole
Brightness1500 nits
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass
TouchScreenYes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction16M Colors
Screen to body percentage89.44 %
Pixel Density516 pixels per inch (ppi)
Camera
RearQuad (108 MP, f/1.8, Wide Angle Camera + 10 MP, f/4.9 Camera(240 mm focal length, 3.24" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size) + 10 MP, f/2.4, Telephoto Camera(70 mm focal length, 3.24" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size) + 12 MP, f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(13 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size))
SensorISOCELL Plus
FlashRear (LED Flash)
FrontSingle (40 MP, f/2.2, Wide Angle Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.7µm pixel size))
Camera FeaturesAuto Flash, Auto Focus, Face detection, Touch to focus
Shooting ModesContinuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Image StabilizationYes, Optical Image Stabilization(OIS)
Video Rear: 7680x4320 @ 24 fps, 3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 960 fps, Front: 3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Battery
Charging speed20% to 100% in 00h 55m 14s (in-house tested)
TypeLi-ion
Capacity5000 mAh
RemovableNo
Fast ChargingYes, 25W
Wireless ChargingYes
Connectivity
USB OTG SupportYes
BluetoothBluetooth v5.1
Wi-FiYes with a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
SIM ConfigurationDual SIM (SIM1: Nano) (SIM2: Nano)
Network5G: Supported by device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G: Available (supports Indian bands), 3G: Available, 2G: Available
Voice over LTE(VoLTE)Yes
Wi-fi featuresMobile Hotspot
GPSYes with A-GPS, Glonass
InfraredYes
USBUSB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging, USB On-The-Go
NFC ChipsetYes
Sensors
Fingerprint sensorYes, On-screen
Other SensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope
Sound
SpeakerYes
Audio JackYes, USB Type-C
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Pros & Cons

8.4
Expert Score
Good things
  • Tall 6.8-inches display with 516ppi pixel density
  • 12GB RAM
  • 256GB internal memory
  • 108MP quad-camera setup
Bad things
  • No expandable memory
  • Looks heavy in the hand weighing 229 grams
Verdict
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra (256GB) offers excellent specifications that a flagship would offer. The 6.8-inches Dynamic AMOLED display of the handset offers a high pixel density of 516ppi. The device captures excellent images, thanks to the 108MP quad-camera setup. With 12GB RAM, the device offers smooth multitasking performance. It packs an internal storage capacity of 256GB for storing user data and files. When it comes to cons, the device does not support expandable memory, and it is a bit bulky, weighing 229 grams.

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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Price in India

The best price of Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is Rs. 95,999 in Amazon, which is 9% less than the cost of in (Rs. 105999).This phone is available in 32 GB and above, 256 GB storage variants. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is available in Phantom Black, Phantom Silver colours across various online stores in India.
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Extended Warranty Plan for Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra

Rs. 5,699
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