Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Review, specs and prices

The new Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra has been unveiled and comes with some interesting features for this model. This edition brings new hardware, camera and software improvements. The review for this model with new specifications are detailed next.


Feature Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.8 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Operating System Android 11,User interface with One UI 3.1
Resolution 1440 x 3200 pixels
RAM 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB or 256 GB or 512 GB
Camera Camera:108/12/10/10 MP
Front Camera 40
Battery 5000 mAh (milliampere-hours) mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture.
Running on Android 11,User interface with One UI 3.1 operating system.
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is carrying a Adreno 660 graphics processor in the interior .

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Battery

The battery capacity of Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is 5000 mAh (milliampere-hours)
Some battery features for this model include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi/PMA wireless charging – 15 W, Wireless reverse charging – 9 W and Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 and USB Power Delivery 3.0 and the usb type is an USB Type-C 3.2 with some features like Charging,Mass storage and On-The-Go.


The phone is using a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixelsand a screen size of 6.8 in (inches).
The phone is made with materials like Glass and Aluminium alloy. The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra screen has some interesting features listed below:

Display features
120Hz refresh rate
1600 cd/m² peak brightness
Always-On Display
Gorilla Glass Victus
Infinity-O Display
Scratch resistant

RAM memory and Storage

The smartphone comes with 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel. Meanwhile it comes with a storage capacity of 128 GB or 256 GB or 512 GB
The phone incorporated sensors like Proximity, Light, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Barometer, Geomagnetic, Fingerprint, Hall and In-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensor.

This edition also counts with connectivity technologies like Computer sync, OTA sync, Tethering, NFC and ANT+

Rear Camera

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 108/12/10/10 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:24 mm , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5KHM3 Camera sensor size:8.17 x 10.82 mm , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/4.9 respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra camera features
1080p at 240 fps
10x hybrid optical zoom (#4)
10x optical zoom (#3)
2160p at 60 fps
3x optical zoom (#4)
720p at 960 fps
Angle of view – 10° (#4)
Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Angle of view – 35° (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Aperture size – f/4.9 (#4)
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Dual Phase Detection (#2)
Dual Phase Detection (#3)
Dual Phase Detection (#4)
Exposure compensation
Face detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 72 mm (#3)
Fourth rear camera – 10 MP (telephoto)
HDR10+ video recording
ISO settings
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Nona Super Phase Detection
Nonacell pixel size – 2.4 m (9-in-1 pixel binning)
Object tracking AF
OIS (#3)
OIS (#4)
Optical image stabilization
Optical zoom
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.22 µm (#3)
Pixel size – 1.22 µm (#4)
Pixel size – 1.4 µm (#2)
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor model – Samsung ISOCELL 3J1 (#3)
Sensor model – Samsung ISOCELL 3J1 (#4)
Sensor model – Sony IMX563 (#2)
Sensor size – 1/2.55″ (#2)
Sensor size – 1/3.24″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/3.24″ (#4)
Sensor type – ISOCELL Bright
Third rear camera – 10 MP (periscope telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

The smartphone has a front camera for selfies pictures of40 MP.

It packs the next features:

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra front camera features
40 MP
Auto HDR
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Pixel size:0.7 µm /0.000700 mm
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGH1
Sensor size:5.13 x 6.51 mm /0.33 in
Sensor type – ISOCELL Plus
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)
TetraCell RGB Bayer Pattern

Price and release date

The phone price is set in 1200 (12 GB + 128 GB) or $1250 (12 GB + 256 GB) or $1380 (16 GB + 512 GB).
And the release date will be in the next months.