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Summary
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Display

6.1" (15.49 cm)

1170x2532 px, 457 PPI

6.2" (15.75 cm)

1080x2400 px, 424 PPI

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

12 MP(Front)

12 MP + 64 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

10 MP(Front)

Battery

2815 mAh

4000 mAh

Performance

Dual + Quad Core

3.1 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Single + Tri + Quad Core

2.9 GHz + 2.8 GHz + 2.2 GHz, 8 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

Non Expandable

128 GB

Non Expandable

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User Rating

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General
Launch Date

October 18, 2020 (Official)

January 27, 2021 (Official)

Operating System

iOS v14

Android v11

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

Performance
Best in Class
Best in Class
Chipset

Apple A14 Bionic

Samsung Exynos 2100

CPU

Hexa Core (3.1 GHz, Dual core, Firestorm + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Icestorm)

Octa core (2.9 GHz, Single core, Cortex X1 + 2.8 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A78 + 2.2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Co-Processor

Apple M14 motion

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Fabrication

5 nm

5 nm

Graphics

Apple GPU (four-core graphics)

Mali-G78 MP14

RAM

4 GB

8 GB

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Display Type

OLED

Dynamic AMOLED

Screen Size

6.1 " (15.49 cm)

6.2 " (15.75 cm)

Resolution

1170 x 2532 pixels

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

20:9

Pixel Density

457 ppi

424 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

86.89 %

85.92 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass,

Bezel-less display

with punch-hole display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

625 nits

1300 nits

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

, HDR 10+

Refresh Rate

120 Hz

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 146.7 mm
Width: 71.5 mm
Thickness: 7.4 mm

Height: 151.7 mm
Width: 71.2 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Weight

162 grams

171 grams

Build Material

Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Black, Blue, Green, Red, White

Phantom Gray, Phantom Violet, Phantom White

Waterproof

, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 6 meter), IP68

, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Camera
Excellent
Excellent
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Triple

Resolution

12 MP f/1.6 (upto 5x Digital Zoom, upto 2x Optical Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length)12 MP f/2.4, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(13 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size)

12 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 1.8µm pixel size)64 MP f/2.0 Telephoto (upto 1.1x Optical Zoom) Camera(28 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(13 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

OIS

Flash

, Dual LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting
Burst mode

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

5 x Digital Zoom
2 x Optical Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 24 fps
1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

7680x4320 @ 24 fps
3840x2160 @ 30 fps
1920x1080 @ 60 fps
1280x720 @ 960 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle Primary Camera(23 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size)

10 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 3.2" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

Flash

, Retina Flash

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 24 fps
1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

2815 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Removable

No

No

Wireless Charging

Quick Charging

, Fast, 20W: 50 % in 30 minutes

, Fast, 25W

USB Type-C

No

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

No

No

Storage Type

NVMe

UFS 3.1

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: eSIM

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

5G supported by device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

5G supported by device (network not rolled-out in India), 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 802.11, ax/b/g/n, MIMO

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.1

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

Lightning

USB Type-C

Audio Features

Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

No

Fingerprint Sensor Position

On-screen

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Ultrasonic

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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    Answered By Diya Srivastav | 11 months ago

    You can enable Google Assistant by long-pressing the Home Button or saying "Ok Google".

    Google will be there to help you.

    To Enable "OK Google" voice Recognition you need to follow below steps:
    1. Go to the "Google" App.
    2. Select "Setting" from the bottom right.
    3. Go to "Voice" and then "Voice Match"
    4. Choose when you want Google to listen to "Ok Google" and set it up by repeating it 3 times. Make sure, Google Play Services and Google App is up to date.

    You can see the video on how to enable:


    You can see detailed specs of the phone here: Samsung Galaxy S21
  • How to cast my Samsung Galaxy S21 screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Deepa Sen | 11 months ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast.
    Follow the steps to successfully cast your screen-

    Before you begin casting

    1. Connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network.
    2. The mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast.
    3. You must be running the latest version of the Chromecast-enabled app. You can always double check that you are on the latest version by visiting the Google Play Store.



     

    Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

    1. Make sure that the phone you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in.
    2. Open a Chromecast-enabled app.
    3. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension.

      Note: The Cast button isn't located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.

    4. Tap the device you'd like to cast to.


    5. When you're connected, the Cast button will turn color, letting you know you're connected.
    6. Select the app like Youtube, Browser, Google Music etc and look for the Cast icon as shown in the image below.

    You can now cast videos, movies and TV shows directly to your TV.
    To stop casting, tap the Cast button and then Disconnect.
    You can also watch this step-by-step guide to do the same


    You can check more details here : Samsung Galaxy S21

  • How to set up Wifi Hotspot on Samsung Galaxy S21 ?

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    Answered By Anil Mahajan | 11 months ago

    Your phone can be used to connect another phone, computer or tablet to connect to the internet using your internet. For sharing the service, another device should be connected via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or USB.

    Setting up a Hotspot is really simple as follows:
    1. Go to Settings and look for Hotspot and Tethering.
    2. Tap and turn on Wifi Hotspot.
    3. To change the authentication mechanism or password click Set up Wi-Fi Hotspot. (Select None for open Wifi network with no password)
     On the other device:
    1. Turn on Wi-Fi and search for your own network.
    2. Select it and enter a password if required.
    Note:
    If another device is connected via USB or Bluetooth, you need to turn on USB tethering and Bluetooth tethering respectively.

    Watch the video for assistance:


    You can see detailed specs of product here: Samsung Galaxy S21
  • How to record calls on Samsung Galaxy S21 ?

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    Answered By Gopal Mittal | 11 months ago

    Maximum smartphones have an inbuilt call recording feature these days. You just need to tap on the cassette symbol to start the recording. Still, there are phones which do not have this feature inbuilt. For such phones, you can install the ACR app.

    1. : Download the ACR call recording app from the play store. 



    2. : Then Follow the instructions from the app and allow all the access to the app as shown in the Image below


    3. : Ten Tap the three bar on the top left of the app.



    4. : There you will find the Enable option on the top.



    5. : Enable it and enjoy the app.



      You can check our the video:



      You can check the specs of Samsung Galaxy S21 here:Samsung Galaxy S21
  • How to set custom ringtone on Samsung Galaxy S21 ?

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    Answered By Elilarasan Subramani | 11 months ago

    Well, sometimes you watch some movie and you want its tune as your ringtone. Happens right? It happened with me last when I watched Sherlock. Remember that violin tune.? Yes, so I got the tone and copied it to my phone by simply emailing and downloading it to the email ID configured on my phone.

    1. Once there, navigate to Settings
    2. Open the sound section
    3. Find Phone Ringtone option and open it
    4. Select local ringtone and select the ringtone which was copied
    So, you are done. Each time your phone rings, you listen to your favorite tune.

    You can check the specs of Samsung Galaxy S21 here:  Samsung Galaxy S21
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