Made for the epic in everyday
Never miss that perfect shot again. Meet Galaxy S21 5G and S21+ 5G. Designed to revolutionize video and photography, with beyond cinematic 8K resolution so you can snap epic photos right out of video. It has it all in two sizes: 64MP, our fastest chip and a massive all-day battery. Things just got epic.
DESIGN AND DISPLAY
Made to turn heads
Galaxy S21 5G
DYNAMIC AMOLED 2X
EYE COMFORT SHIELD
SUPER SMOOTH 120HZ DISPLAY
Total eye candy
Brilliant and protected in every way.
CORNING® GORILLA® GLASS VICTUS™
Built for those "oh no!" moments, Gorilla Glass Victus™ delivers scratch and damage resistance that makes it the toughest glass on a Samsung smartphone.3
Close-up of Galaxy S21 5G in Phantom Pink flat at an angle with coral graphic wallpaper onscreen, showing the display's bright and vivid colors.
The video revolution begins here
Two Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones in Phantom Violet coming together at an angle from opposite sides, one seen from the front and one from the rear.
A total frame-changer
Every day more epic than the cinema
Three friends riding in a pick-up truck, with two jumping out of the back. Scene shot with 8K video mode, and one still cut captured with 8K Video Snap.
Take epic photos in every 8K video
8K Video is the highest resolution in a smartphone, making your footage look even better than the cinema. And with 8K 24fps, every vlog and memory is your next shot at stardom. Record, upload and watch right on YouTube.
Then use 8K Video Snap to get an album of high-quality 33MP pics right out of every 8K video. It's easy to record now, then snap later.
One take and that's a wrap
Shot of a group of friends outside roller skating becomes multiple images and short clips with various filters and cropping effects applied.
Record one take and AI turns it into feed-worthy photos and videos you can pick and choose from.4, 5 It’s like a personal video editor, chopping up, slowing down and stabilizing to create content you can upload straight to Instagram.
Super Steady. On
Action-packed and super-smooth
Super Steady begs for action. Now that we’ve combined AI stabilization with 60fps capture, your adventures can get a bit more adventurous — since your phone shoots like an action cam.
Super Smooth 60fps Video lets you relive the moment without skipping a beat. Its dynamic frame rate automatically adjusts so you record super-smooth video in both bright and low light.6
Two Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones in Phantom Violet, one seen from the front and one from the rear. The one seen from the front has a violet graphic wallpaper onscreen and a callout for the 10MP Selfie Camera.
ULTRA WIDE CAMERA
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in Phantom Violet seen from the rear with callouts for the 12MP Ultra Wide Camera, 12MP Wide-angle Camera and 64MP Telephoto Camera.
Number 64 with a yellow flower in the center shown through a Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phone cut-out.
The beauty is in the details
Camera zooms in on a plate of purple dessert with a yellow flower with gridlines overlayed, showing how you get high resolution images even when you crop.
Shoot in 64-megapixel resolution so you can pinch in and capture with a clarity that makes photos look like a work of art.7
Portraits have never looked better. Capture social feed-ready photos without all the editing.
AI analyzes faces and natural lighting, angles and directions — making sure your subject is the focus and always stunning.
The night is yours
No lighting crew? Hate that obnoxious flash? No problem. Now you can light up the night and capture it in vivid color, at night or in low light and without all the extras.
30X SPACE ZOOM
Say farewell ‘too far away’
Car with a couple in the back seat. As you zoom in, you see someone in the driver's seat. As you zoom in all the way to 30x, you see her smiling expression through the sideview mirror.
Enhanced camera quality allows for 30x digital zoom, making it look like those back row seats were actually close enough to touch the band.8 Zoom Lock stabilizes the shot when your hand gets shaky.
Puts your best face forward
Woman smiling as she takes a selfie against a pink wall.
Selfie mode is enhanced by AI to bring out your features in realistic, true-to-life color.
Woman smiling as she takes a selfie from a lower angle against a pink wall.
The 10MP front-facing camera packs in tons of detail, while the fast autofocus makes sure you easily get your best shots.
Can't stop. Won't stop
Two Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones in Phantom Violet seen meeting each other at an angle, one seen from the rear. The two phones separate and move away from each other.
Outlasts your all-nighters9, 10
Super Fast Charging gives you hours of power in minutes of charge.11
Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 is a quick power-up — without the cable.12
Wireless PowerShare lets you use your phone to charge your buds, watch or even a friend's phone.13
Meet the fastest chip ever in Galaxy
Packing more speed, more power and more intelligence, the 5nm processor is fast enough to keep up with the action, so you can do more even faster.3
8GB of RAM
Share only what you want
The Knox security platform delivers a high level of security, protecting your phone from the chip up and giving you more confidence in your data and app permissions. It also features Samsung Knox Vault to keep your biometric authentication data under wraps. And with a larger, lower latency Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor, you can unlock even faster — even if your finger's dry.
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with a white Samsung Knox logo onscreen.
Make memories truly unforgettable
Up to 256GB of built-in memory means thousands of epic moments stay safe and sound.14
OneDrive gives you additional peace of mind. Automatically sync your photos and videos so they're protected.15
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with an image of a woman laughing onscreen. A gallery of images is seen behind it.
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in Phantom Violet and Galaxy S21 5G in Phantom Pink seen from the rear, surrounded by water to represent the water resistance of IP68.
IP68 rated protection16
HyperFast 5G lets you download a whole season of your favorite show in a flash. The 5G-compatible chipset delivers faster speeds to keep you connected as you upload or download.17, 18, 19 While HyperFast Wi-Fi connects you to everything you love quickly and reliably.20
Dual SIM lets you connect your phone to two data plans in one device.21
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in Phantom Violet downloading TV episodes to demonstrate the speed of 5G.
Performance that's got game
Ready for the big screen?
Motion Mirror keeps in step with your training — letting you project your phone to your TV so you can follow a workout routine while also watching yourself.22
LINK TO WINDOWS
The apps you love, on your PC
Click the Start menu or taskbar and open your pinned mobile apps right on your Windows 10 PC. Scroll through memories, see social media feeds and connect with friends. All a snap when you have Your Phone Apps.
Laptop seen from the front, open with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G Gallery, Messages and Samsung Music apps onscreen. It shows the same graphic background as Galaxy S21 Plus 5G to demonstrate the sync capabilities between the two devices.
Tag it, find it
Tag an object or even your pet and your phone lets you know if you've left it behind.23, 24 You can check its last known location for easy tracking.
Two Galaxy SmartTags seen from the front, one in Black and one in Oatmeal.
Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with Galaxy SmartTag interface onscreen.
The soundtrack to your life in a tap
WHAT'S IN THE BOX
USB Type-C data cable
Quick Start Guide
*Travel adapter sold separately.
|Phone Operating System||Android 11, One UI 3.1|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer,Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support) ANT+|
|Phone Memory (RAM)||8GB|
|Phone Display Size||6.2"|
|Display Type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits (peak)|
|Phone Rear Camera||12 MP, 64 MP, 12 MP|
|Front Camera Resolution||10 MP|
|Cellular Connectivity||5G/GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Number of SIM Cards||2|
|Total Number of Slots||2|
|Slot Details||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|GPS Type||A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Video Formats Supported||[email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/120fps, [email protected], HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS|
|Charging Port Type||USB Type-C|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|Net Dimensions WxDxH (mm)||151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm (5.97 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)|