Look what we have here, the Samsung Galaxy S21 5G…
Samsung delivered the best android smartphone in 2020, that is the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and its Ultra version. But earlier this, precisely on January 14, 2021, Samsung announced that a new smartphone will be launched soon to usher us into the year.
After the announcement, big android fans have been so eager to know when it will finally be released.
It’s a great news that the Samsung Galaxy S21 5G will be released in January 29, 2021.
If you are eager to buy this phone, what you need to check its specs maybe it’s really worth buying or not, right? That’s what we are going to do here and later we will review the smartphone to reveal its amazing features.
Kindly note that we have two versions for the Samsung Galaxy S21, which are the International and USA/China version. They’re slightly different and you should be sure of the phone you’re buying.
So, let’s check it out;
Samsung Galaxy S21 5G: Full Specification
|NETWORK SUPPORT||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only)
CDMA 800 / 1900 & TD-SCDMA
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
|4G bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66, 71 - SM-G991U1|
|SOFTWARE||OS||Android 11, One UI 3.1|
|Chipset||Exynos 2100 (5 nm) - International
Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) - USA/China
|GPU||Mali-G78 MP14 - International
Adreno 660 - USA/China
|CPU||Octa-core (1x2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3x2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) - International
Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4x1.80 GHz Kryo 680 - USA/China
|MEMORY||Internal (No card Slot)||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM|
|DISPLAY||Type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits (peak)
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~421 ppi density)
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus|
|Size||6.2 inches, 94.1 cm2 (~87.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|SOUND||Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|32-bit/384kHz audio, No 3.5mm jack|
|BODY||Dimension||151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm (5.97 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), plastic back, aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM, dual stand-by)|
|Weight||169 g (Sub6), 171 g (mmWave) (5.96 oz)
|Rear (BACK) CAMERA||Triple||12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
64 MP, f/2.0, 29mm (telephoto), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 1.1x optical zoom, 3x hybrid zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55" 1.4µm, Super Steady video
|Video||8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS
|Features||LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama|
|Selfie CAMERA||Single||10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.24", 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Features||Dual video call, Auto-HDR|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support)
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
|BATTERY||Type||Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 25W|
|OTHERS||Colors||Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, Phantom Pink|
|Models||SM-G991B, SM-G991B/DS, SM-G991U, SM-G991U1, SM-G991W, SM-G991N, SM-G9910|
|SAR EU||0.46 W/kg (head) 1.51 W/kg (body)|
|SAR||0.74 W/kg (head) 1.08 W/kg (body)|
|EU Market||€ 849.00|
|Indian Market||₹ 69,999|
When will Samsung Galaxy S21 5G be released?
It is expected to be released on January 29, 2021.
How much is Samsung Galaxy S21 5G?
It will cost approximately $800 globally, 70,000 rupees in India and about 315,000 naira in Nigeria.
Where to Buy the Samsung Galaxy S21 5G?
You can buy online or visit the nearest smartphone hub in your area. You can buy on Banggood, Amazon, eBay, Aliexpress and buy on Jumia if you’re in Nigeria.