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Summary
88%
90%
Performance

Snapdragon 720G

8 GB RAM

MediaTek Dimensity 1200

12 GB RAM

Display

6.7" (17.02 cm)

1080x2400 px, 393 PPI

6.43" (16.33 cm)

1080x2400 px, 409 PPI

Rear Camera

64 MP + 12 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP

Quad Camera

50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

Front Camera

32 MP

Single Camera

32 MP

Single Camera

Battery

5000 mAh

40 h talktime (4G)

4500 mAh

Storage

256 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

256 GB

Non Expandable

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.3/5 based on 964 ratings

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General
Launch Date

March 19, 2021 (Official)

July 26, 2021 (Official)

Operating System

Android v11

Android v11

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

Oxygen OS

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G

MediaTek Dimensity 1200 MT6893

CPU

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 465 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 465)

Octa core (3 GHz, Single core, Cortex A78 + 2.6 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A78 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Fabrication

8 nm

6 nm

Graphics

Adreno 618

Mali-G77 MC9

RAM

8 GB

12 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Display Type

Super AMOLED

Fluid AMOLED

Screen Size

6.7 " (17.02 cm)

6.43 " (16.33 cm)

Resolution

1080 x 2400 pixels

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

20:9

20:9

Pixel Density

393 ppi

409 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.86 %

85.59 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5,

Bezel-less display

with punch-hole display

with punch-hole display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

800 nits

Refresh Rate

90 Hz

90 Hz

Design
Size Compare
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Dimensions

Height: 165 mm
Width: 77.4 mm
Thickness: 8.4 mm

Height: 159.1 mm
Width: 73.3 mm
Thickness: 8.2 mm

Weight

203 grams

189 grams

Build Material

Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Blue, Awesome Violet

Grey Sierra, Blue Haze, Green Wood

Waterproof

, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1 meter), IP67

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Quad

Triple

Resolution

64 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 0.8µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(1.12µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.4, Telephoto Camera(1µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera

50 MP f/1.88, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(24 mm focal length, 1.56" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.25, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Mono Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus, Continuos autofocus

OIS

Flash

, LED Flash

, Dual LED Flash

Image Resolution

9000 x 7000 Pixels

8500 x 6500 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

10 x Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps
1920x1080 @ 60 fps
1280x720 @ 240 fps

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

32 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size)

32 MP f/2.45, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(2.8" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

5000 mAh

4500 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Removable

No

No

TalkTime

Up to 40 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

, Fast, 25W: 50 % in 30 minutes

, Warp, 65W: 100 % in 30 minutes

USB Type-C

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

256 GB

256 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 1 TB

No

User Available Storage

Up to 220 GB

Up to 226 GB

USB OTG

Storage Type

UFS 3.1

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

Head: 1.14 W/kg, Body: 1.15 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.2

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

USB Type-C

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

On-screen

On-screen

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Optical

Optical

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope