Currently, there are three Samsung flagships that are about to be officially introduced. Eight days ago every last details about the Galaxy S21 Ultra leaked, and now it’s the turn to the more affordable Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21 +.
The most affordable version in next year’s Galaxy S generation is the standard Galaxy S21. The product is expected to have a 6.2-inch flat AMOLED screen covered with Gorilla Glass Victus, which supports Full-HD + resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate.
The screen of the device also reaches a maximum brightness of 1,300 nits. The refresh rate is static, so it won’t automatically adjust based on the content being displayed to save battery power. If a 120Hz display refresh rate is chosen instead, everything will be displayed at that refresh rate all the time.
The 4,000mAh battery keeps everything going all day. Samsung will not equip an in-box charger for European customers, although it has previously mocked Apple. In return, the device will support both wireless charging and 25W wired fast charging.
Additionally, the Galaxy S21 will feature an undisclosed Exynos 2100 chip. According to Roland Quandt, the chip consists of one ultra-high-performance core clocked at 2.9GHz, three high-performance cores running at 2.8GHz, and four efficient cores clocked at 2.4GHz.
Meanwhile, Samsung customers in the US will receive the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chip. The rest of the spec sheet between them will be identical. In Europe, Galaxy S21 will come with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal memory and 256GB version. In the US, Samsung is expected to offer 256GB as standard. Neither version will support microSD memory cards.
As for the camera, Samsung is not going to make too many changes. The leaked spec sheet shows that the device will reuse the Galaxy S20’s main and ultra-wide cameras and add some software enhancements.
This year, the Galaxy S20 has a 12-megapixel main camera and a 12-megapixel super wide-angle camera. The phone also boasts a 64-megapixel telephoto camera with 3x hybrid zoom, though the size of the sensor will be slightly increased on the Galaxy S21.
Samsung is said to be introducing an updated Moon Mode and an improved Night Mode with additional manual controls. Expected, this department will support 8K video recording at 30 fps and 4K video at 60 fps, built-in Dual Video Mode that allows users to record video with the front and rear cameras. a time.
The Samsung Galaxy S21 + is almost identical to its sister version in all aspects. The only physical difference is the “hole punch” screen, which measures 6.7 inches and has a 10-megapixel selfie camera.
This larger screen results in a larger body size. The Galaxy S21 + measures 161.4 x 75.6 x 7.8 mm and weighs 202g while the regular Galaxy S21 measures 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm and weighs 171g.
Inside, there are rumors that the Galaxy S21 + will have 12GB of RAM alongside an 8GB version. However, the smartphone will feature a significantly larger 4,800mAh battery with support for similar charging technologies.
Both the Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21 + will run Android 11 and install One UI 3.1 as soon as they ship. In addition, they are IP68 water and dust resistant. It’s worth noting that Samsung has once again omitted support for a microSD card.