Samsung has launched its latest premium flagship 5G smartphone Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G in the Global Market included India along with the Galaxy S21 5G and S21+ 5G smartphones at its Galaxy Unpacked online, as they promised. It has a 6.8-inch Quad HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Infinity-O Display with 1-120Hz variable refresh rate, has an in-display Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner, IP68 water, and dust resistance, and come with Samsung services like Bixby, Samsung Health, and Samsung Pay.
It runs on the latest Snapdragon 888 / Exynos 2100 5nm 5G processors depending on the market with up to 16GB LPDDR5 RAM, up to 512GB UFS 3.1 storage and works on the latest Samsung One UI 3.1 based on Android 11. It has a quad rear camera setup with an all-new, iconic Contour Cut Camera module that seamlessly blends into the device’s metal frame, where a 108 MP primary camera with OIS along with 12 MP Ultra Wide Lens with a 120-degree field of view, 10 MP Telephoto lens for 3x zoom, a 10 MP Periscope lens for 10x optical zoom and supports 100x digital zoom and a 3D ToF sensor. The phone comes with a 40 MP front-facing camera that also supports 8K video shooting on both sides.
The Galaxy S21 Ultra also comes with Ultra-wideband capabilities (UWB) embedded to automatically unlock compatible car doors without pulling out your keys. You can also use an AR finder to drop virtual messages that let other Galaxy smartphone users know you need help searching for a lost item. The phone has a glass back that also protected by Gorilla Glass Victus.
The Galaxy S21 Ultra is powered by a 5000mAh battery that supports 25W fast weird charging and 15W Fast Wireless Charging as well as a new Wireless PowerShare feature to charge Qi-compatible devices on the back of the phones. As we know that the phones come in a new sleeker box without a wall charger or wired earbuds.
The S21 Ultra also supports S Pen with Wacom tech, which is the first Galaxy S series phone, but the S Pen will be sold as a separate accessory in two models S Pen and the upcoming S Pen Pro will support Air gestures, which will be available later this year. The phone doesn’t have an S Pen slot, So the company will sell cases to hold the S Pen.
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes in Phantom Silver and Phantom Black colors, but it will also be available in Phantom Titanium, Phantom Navy, and Phantom Brown colors in some countries.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G Specifications -
|Display||6.8-inch (3200 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD+ Infinity-O-Edge Dynamic AMOLED Display, 515 PPI, Adaptive 120Hz refresh rate (10~120Hz), up to 1500 nits brightness, Gorilla Glass Victus protection|
|Processor||Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5nm Mobile Platform / Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 2100 processor|
|RAM/Storage||12GB / 16GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB/256GB/512GB storage|
|OS/UI||Android 11 with One UI 3.1|
|Rear Cameras||108MP rear camera with ISOCELL HM3 sensor, LED Flash, OIS, f/1.8 aperture, 12MP 120° Ultra Wide sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 10MP Telephoto lens for 3x zoom, OIS, 10MP Periscope lens for 10x zoom, 100x Space Zoom, Laser autofocus sensor, 4K 60 fps, 8K 30fps|
|Front Camera||40MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture|
|Dimensions||165.1 x 75.6 x 8.9 mm|
|Connectivity||5G SA/NSA, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.1, UWB, GPS + GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST|
|Battery/Charger||5000mAh battery with 25W fast charging, 15W Qi wireless charging|
Pricing and Availability -
For the Indian market, Pre-bookings have started from tomorrow, January 15 from across Samsung Online Shop, Flipkart, and Amazon.in online, Croma and Reliance Digital stores, Samsung Opera house, and other offline outlets. Both the phones will be available from January 25th for pre-booking customers and others get them from January 29th.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G Prices are -
- 12GB RAM/128GB storage version – $1,199.99 (Rs. 87,700 approx.) / €1,249 / £1,149
- 12GB RAM/256GB storage version – $1249.99 (Rs. 91,355 approx.) / €1,299 / £1,149
- 16GB RAM/512GB storage version – $1379.99 (Rs. 1,00,855 approx.) / €1,429 / £1,329
Accesories Price is -
- S Pen – $39.99 (Rs. 2,920 approx.)
- Silicon Case with S Pen – $69.99 (Rs. 5,115 approx.)
- Smart Clear View Case with S Pen – $89.99 (Rs. 6,575 approx.)
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G Indian Market Prices are -
- 12GB RAM/256GB storage version – Rs. 1,05,999
- 16GB RAM/512GB storage version – Rs. 1,16,999
Launch offers for Indian Market -
- As a special offer, all pre-booked consumers can get Galaxy Watch Active 2 or a combo of Galaxy Buds+ and Travel Adapter with a device of their choice.
- All pre-booked consumers will get Galaxy Smart Tag-free and Samsung E-Shop vouchers of up to Rs. 10000.
- Consumers can also avail HDFC Bank cashback of Rs. 10000 / 7000 / 5000 (S21 Ultra / S21+ / S21) an option to avail Upgrade Bonus of up-to INR 5000.