Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Specifications and Features

Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Specifications

Below are what Samsung Galaxy S21 5G has and what it does not have.

AESTHETICS

Dimensions: 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm

Weight: 169 grams (Sub6) and 171 grams (mmWave)

Gorilla Glass: Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Build Material: Glass Front, Plastic Back, and Aluminum Frame

Color: Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, and Phantom Pink

Water Resistant: Yes, IP68 (up to 1.5m for 30 minutes)

Stylus Pen: No

Samsung Galaxy S21 Front, Back, and Sides

DISPLAY

AMOLED: Yes, Dynamic AMOLED 2X

PLS LCD: No

Screen Size: 6.2-inches

Screen Resolution: 2400 x 1080 pixels

Pixel Density: 421 PPI

High Refresh Rate: Yes, 120Hz

Brightness: 1300 nits

HDR: Yes, HDR10+

Always on Display: Yes

Infinity-O/Punch-Hole: Yes

Infinity-V: No

CHIPSET

Snapdragon: Yes, 5nm Snapdragon 888 5G (USA and China)

Exynos: Yes, 5nm Exynos 2100 (Other Countries)

MediaTek: No

CPU (Snapdragon): Octa-core (1 x 2.84 GHz Cortex-X1, 3 x 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78, and 4 x 1.80 GHz Cortex-A55)

CPU (Exynos): Octa-core (1 x 2.9 GHz Cortex-X1, 3 x 2.80 GHz Cortex-A78, and 4 x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A55)

GPU (Snapdragon): Adreno 660

GPU (Exynos): Mali-G78 MP14

OPERATING SYSTEM

Android: Yes, Android 11 out of the box Upgradable to Android 13

iOS: No

Custom UI: One UI 5

REAR CAMERA

Number: 3 (Triple)

Wide/Primary: 12 MP with f/1.8 aperture, Dual Pixel PDAF, and OIS

Ultrawide: 12 MP with f/2.2 aperture and Super Steady Video

Telephoto: 64 MP with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS, 1.1X Optical Zoom, and 3X Digital Zoom

Periscope Telephoto: No

Macro: No

Depth: No

Video: 8K @24fps, 4K @30/60fps, 1080P @30/60/240fps, 720P @960fps with HDR10+, stereo sound recording, and gyro-EIS

Slow Motion: Yes

Portrait Mode: Yes

Night Mode: Yes

FRONT CAMERA

Number: 1 (Single)

Wide: 10 MP with f/2.2 aperture, and Dual Pixel PDAF

Ultrawide: No

Video: 4K @30/60fps and 1080P @30fps

MEMORY

SD Card Slot: No

Internal Storage: 128GB and 256GB

RAM: 8GB

Available As: 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB

BATTERY

Type: Li-Ion

Removable: No, non-removable

Capacity: 4000 mAh

Wired Charging: Yes, 25 watts – PD 3.0

Fast Charging: Yes

Wireless Charging: Yes, 15 watts – Qi/PMA

Reverse Wireless Charging: Yes 4.5 watts

Come With Charger: No

SENSORS

Fingerprint: Yes – Ultrasonic, Under-display

Accelerometer: Yes

Compass/Magnetometer: Yes

Proximity: Yes

Light: Yes

Gyroscope: Yes

Barometer: Yes

IR Blaster: No

COMMUNICATIONS

2G: Yes

3G: Yes

4G: Yes

5G: Yes

WiFi: Yes – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth: Yes – 5.0, A2DP, LE

Positioning: GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

NFC: Yes

Google Pay: Yes

Samsung Pay: Yes

USB: Type-C 3.2

Loudspeaker: Yes, Stereo

Dolby ATMOS: Yes

3.5mm Headphone Jack: No

FM Radio: Yes (Snapdragon Only – Depends on Operator)

DeX: Yes

Bixby: Yes

SIM

Dual SIM: Yes, Nano Sim Cards

eSIM: Yes

AVAILABILITY

Launch Date: 14th of January 2021

OTHERS

Double Tap to Wake: Yes

Dark Mode: Yes

Dual Apps: Yes

Edge Lighting: Yes

LED Notification Light: No

Notes: Yes

Voice Recorder: Yes

Calculator: Yes

Screen Recording: Yes