Samsung Galaxy S21
Samsung Galaxy S21 Android smartphone runs on the Android 11 operating system. The phone is powered by an Octa-core (1×2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3×2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) processor. It runs on the Exynos 2100 (5 nm) – International / Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) – USA/China/Korea Chipset. It has 8 GB RAM and 128/256 GB internal storage. Galaxy S21 5G smartphone has a Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10 display. It measures 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.98 mm and weighs 169 g (Sub6), 171 g (mmWave) grams.
Samsung Galaxy S21 price in Kenya
The price of the Samsung Galaxy S21 in Kenya is 89,000 shillings for the 128GB with 8GB RAM version and 92,000 shillings for 256GB. The Galaxy S21 was announced in 2021, January 29. As for the color options, it comes in Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, and Phantom Pink.
|Price||KSh. 89,000 (128GB / 8GB)|
|Storage||128GB / 256GB|
|Processor||Exynos 2100 (5 nm) – International|
|Camera||64 MP + 12 MP + 12 MP|
Why you should buy Galaxy S21 5G
- Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus)
- IP68 dust/water resistant
- Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+
- Android 11, One UI 3.1
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 or Exynos 2100 (5 nm)
- 8K@24fps video recording
- Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic)
More features include a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and 421 PPI density. The phone has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a screen-to-body ratio of 87.2 %. On the camera front, the buyer gets a 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide) camera, and on the rear, there’s a 64 MP + 12 MP + 12 MP camera with features like LED flash, auto-HDR, and panorama. It is backed by a 4,000 mAh battery. Connectivity features in the smartphone include WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, 5G, and more.
Galaxy S21 has a design similar to what we see on the Galaxy S21 Plus. Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus smartphone runs on the Android 11, One UI 3.1 operating system and has an Exynos 2100 (5 nm) chipset. The resemblance is striking, you would so easily mistake one for the other unless prompted. The build here is glastick with a Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), plastic back, and an aluminum frame. Samsung Galaxy S21 5G comes in the colors Cosmic Grey, Cloud Blue, and Cloud Pink. It measures 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm and weighs 169 g (Sub6), 171 g (mmWave) grams. On the front panel is a hole punch where the selfie camera is. Here is also IP68 dust/water resistance (up to 1.5m for 30 mins).
As for the display Samsung Galaxy S21 has a large 6.2 inches, 94.1 cm2, screen with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. It is a superb display given its high 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. Some of the key features of this display include 421 PPI density, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits (peak), Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, and Always-on display. Finally, it is a Dynamic AMOLED 2X, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. The fingerprint scanner is also underneath this display. See also the Galaxy A42 5G smartphone.
It is an Android 11 smartphone Samsung Galaxy S21 5G, with One UI 3.1 user interface. One UI 3.1 is easy to use so you can quickly navigate through any task and reduce the overload. Its experience is consistent and inclusive for everyone. The phone has an Exynos 2100 (5 nm) – International chipset, an Octa-core (1×2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3×2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU and a Mali-G78 MP14 GPU. Samsung Galaxy S21 comes in two version(s) with respect to internal storage and RAM. These are 128GB with 8GB RAM, and 256GB with 8GB RAM– see iPhone 11 Pro Max smartphone which is leagues in the same price range like this one.
There are four cameras on Samsung Galaxy S21 5G – three on the back and one front-facing camera lens. These are 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76″, 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS, a 64 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (telephoto), 1/1.76″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 1.1x optical zoom, 3x hybrid zoom, and a 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55″ 1.4µm, Super Steady video. The selfie camera is a 10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.24″, 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF shooter. Video recording is up to 8K@24fps with the main camera. Other qualities are 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, etc while the selfie records videos up to 4K@30/60fps.
Inside Galaxy S21 5G is a non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh Li-polymer, non-removable battery with fast battery charging 25W, USB Power Delivery 3.0, fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W, and reverse wireless charging 4.5W. As for sensors, the phone has a fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, and barometer. Samsung DeX (desktop experience support). The same has USB Type-C 3.2, NFC, and Bluetooth 5.0 – see Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus smartphone.
8K Video, the highest resolution video in a smartphone, delivers beyond cinematic footage, making your 8K content and high-res pics worthy of its own theater. Single Take AI is your own personal content creator—just tap once and you get a wide selection of Instagram-ready photos and uniquely edited videos to choose from – from the official website of the Galaxy S21.
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