Galaxy S21+ 5G

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  • The best quality video ever in a smartphone
  • The most intelligent display ever in a smartphone
  • The fastest chip ever in a Galaxy

Choose your Colour

Choose your Number of SIM

Choose your Memory

  • Woman camping in the trunk of her van. One shot taken with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G without Night Mode, and one with Night Mode.
    Night Mode
  • Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen in landscape mode with both a day cityscape and night cityscape onscreen.
    Intelligent Battery
  • Close-up of Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with a white Samsung Knox logo onscreen.
    Security

Made for the epic in everyday

Never miss that perfect shot again. Meet Galaxy 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: 64MP, our fastest chipset and a massive all-day battery. Things just got epic.

Share only what you want

The Knox security platform delivers a high level of security, protecting your phone from the chip up and offering more confidence in app permissions - along with Samsung Knox Vault to keep your biometric authentication data under wraps. Unlock it faster with the larger Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor.

Close-up of Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with a white Samsung Knox logo onscreen. Close-up of Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen from the front with a white Samsung Knox logo onscreen.

*When compared to the previous S series.

Made to turn heads

Make memories truly unforgettable

Up to 256GB of built-in memory means thousands of epic moments stay safe and sound.

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 seen from the front with an image of a woman laughing onscreen. A gallery of images is seen behind it.

*Actual number of photos and videos that can be stored depends on your camera setting. Storage space simulation exclusive of pre-installed software and applications. Actual storage space may vary by country, model, file size and format.

Meet the Phantom color series

Whether you prefer Phantom Violet, Phantom Black, Phantom Silver or Phantom Pink, choose the eye-catching hue that fits your style.

*Color availability may vary depending on country or carrier.

Make memories truly unforgettable

128GB of built-in memory means thousands of epic moments stay safe and sound.

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 seen from the front with an image of a woman laughing onscreen. A gallery of images is seen behind it.

*Actual number of photos and videos that can be stored depends on your camera setting. Storage space simulation exclusive of pre-installed software and applications. Actual storage space may vary by country, model, file size and format.

Groundbreaking protection

Built for those "oh no!" moments, Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ delivers scratch and damage resistance that makes it the toughest glass on a Galaxy smartphone.

Close-up of Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in Phantom Violet laying flat with a graphic wallpaper onscreen. Close-up of Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in Phantom Violet laying flat with a graphic wallpaper onscreen.

*When compared to the previous S series.

Water? Whatever

Two Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones in Phantom Violet seen from the rear, surrounded by water to represent IP68. Two Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones in Phantom Violet seen from the rear, surrounded by water to represent IP68.

*Galaxy S21+ 5G is rated as IP68. Based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Not advised for beach or pool use.

Every day more epic than the cinema

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.

Scene of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck shot in 8K with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G. YouTube logo is in the corner. Scene of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck shot in 8K with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G. YouTube logo is in the corner.

*YouTube is a trademark of Google LLC.

Download a whole season in a flash

Experience HyperFast 5G with a 5G-compatible chipset that delivers faster speeds to keep you connected as you upload or download. While Wi-Fi 6 connects you to everything you love quickly and reliably.

Galaxy S21 Plus 5G showing downloads of multiple TV show episodes to demonstrate the speed of 5G. Galaxy S21 Plus 5G showing downloads of multiple TV show episodes to demonstrate the speed of 5G.

*Requires optimal 5G connection. Actual speed may vary depending on country, carrier and user environment.*The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider. *5G network availability may vary depending on the country, network provider and user environment.*Availability and actual quality may vary depending on network conditions, country and carrier.

Performance that's got game

Game Booster's new Priority Mode ensures you stay focused on your game by blocking calls and notifications and maximizing phone performance. Sophisticated AI monitors your device usage and automatically adjusts your settings for the best experience — all while you play.

Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in landscape mode showing a game scene onscreen of a female character exploring a new world. Galaxy S21 Plus 5G in landscape mode showing a game scene onscreen of a female character exploring a new world.

Every day more epic than the cinema

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.

Scene of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck shot in 8K with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G. Scene of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck shot in 8K with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G.

See yourself on 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.

TV showing a yoga instructor onscreen, with a small square in the cornering showing a woman following along. TV showing a yoga instructor onscreen, with a small square in the cornering showing a woman following along.

*Availability is limited to TV models that support Miracast.

Take epic photos in every 8K video

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.

Still image is captured from 8K video of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck. Still image is captured from 8K video of two friends jumping out of a pick-up truck.

*8K Video Snap produces photos up to 33MP.

One take and that's a wrap

Record one take and Single Take turns it into feed-worthy photos and videos you can pick and choose from. It’s like a personal video editor, chopping up, slowing down and stabilizing to create content you can upload straight to Instagram.

*The format and amount of Single Take results may differ based on original capture. Results may also differ between rear and front camera captures.*Single Take is available for up to 15 seconds and results in up to ten images and four videos.

Group of friends outside roller skating and blowing bubbles, shot with Single Take and turned into images and short clips. Group of friends outside roller skating and blowing bubbles, shot with Single Take and turned into images and short clips.

*The format and amount of Single Take results may differ based on original capture. Results may also differ between rear and front camera captures.*Single Take is available for up to 15 seconds and results in up to ten images and four videos.

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 open with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G's mobile apps onscreen. Next to it is the phone with the same background. Laptop open with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G's mobile apps onscreen. Next to it is the phone with the same background.

*Users must link their Galaxy device to their Windows PC through ‘Link to Windows’ on phone and Your Phone App on PC, follow the set-up prompts, including being signed into same Microsoft account. Link to Windows is preloaded on select Galaxy devices. Your Phone Apps feature requires Galaxy device to be on and connected to the same Wi-Fi network as the PC.*Some mobile apps may restrict content to be shared on other screens or may require a touch screen to be able to interact with them.

Oh, it gets even better

Flat lay of Galaxy SmartTag in Oatmeal, Galaxy Buds Pro in Phantom Violet and LED Smart View Cover in Pink. Flat lay of Galaxy SmartTag in Oatmeal, Galaxy Buds Pro in Phantom Violet and LED Smart View Cover in Pink.

The beauty is in the details

Shoot in 64-megapixel resolution so you can pinch in and capture with a clarity that makes photos look like a work of art.

Close-up of a purple dessert and yellow flower with gridlines over the image, taken with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G's 64MP camera. Close-up of a purple dessert and yellow flower with gridlines over the image, taken with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G's 64MP camera.

*Maximum image cropping is subject to display resolution and the original image size.

Studio-like shots in a snap

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.

Three shots of a woman in a car taken in Portrait Mode. The original, one with Studio effect and one with Color Point effect. Three shots of a woman in a car taken in Portrait Mode. The original, one with Studio effect and one with Color Point effect.

Oh, it gets even better

Flat lay of Galaxy Watch Active2, Galaxy SmartTag, Galaxy Buds Pro and LED Smart View Cover in Pink. Flat lay of Galaxy Watch Active2, Galaxy SmartTag, Galaxy Buds Pro and LED Smart View Cover in Pink.

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.

Woman camping in the trunk of her van. One shot taken with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G without Night Mode, and one with Night Mode. Woman camping in the trunk of her van. One shot taken with Galaxy S21 Plus 5G without Night Mode, and one with Night Mode.

Say farewell ‘too far away’

Enhanced camera quality allows for 30x digital zoom, making it look like those back row seats were actually close enough to touch the band. Zoom Lock stabilizes the shot when your hand gets shaky.

Car with a couple in the back seat. As you zoom in further, you see a woman in the driver's seat, then her smiling. Car with a couple in the back seat. As you zoom in further, you see a woman in the driver's seat, then her smiling.

*30X Space Zoom includes 3x Hybrid Optic Zoom and goes up to 30x Super Resolution Zoom. Super Resolution Zoom includes digital zoom, which may cause some image deterioration.

Puts your best face forward

Selfie mode is enhanced by AI to bring out your features in realistic, true-to-life color. The 10MP front-facing camera packs in tons of detail, while the fast autofocus makes sure you easily get your best shots.

Woman smiling as she takes a selfie from a lower angle against a pink wall. Woman smiling as she takes a selfie from a lower angle against a pink wall.

Outlasts your all-nighters

Galaxy S21+ 5G's Intelligent Battery lets you power through your day — and then some — with 4800mAh battery power. Its new power-efficient display and processor pushes it to last well beyond the 24-hour mark, even on 5G. Translation: Put endless scrolling to the test.

Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen in landscape mode with both a day cityscape and night cityscape onscreen. Galaxy S21 Plus 5G seen in landscape mode with both a day cityscape and night cityscape onscreen.

*Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4660mAh for Galaxy S21+ 5G. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.*Estimated against the usage profile of an average/typical user. Independently assessed by Strategy Analytics between 2020.12.07-12.18 in USA and UK with pre-release versions of SM-G996 under default setting using 5G Sub6 networks (NOT tested under 5G mmWave network). Actual battery life varies by network environment, features and apps used, frequency of calls and messages, number of times charged and many other factors.

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.

Three Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones. One with downloads onscreen, another with Internet and one with video editing. Three Galaxy S21 Plus 5G phones. One with downloads onscreen, another with Internet and one with video editing.

*Image simulated for illustration purposes.*When compared to the previous S series.

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* Key feature may different from Key Spec

* Battery : Actual battery life varies by network environment, features and apps used, frequency of calls and messages, number of times charged, and many other factors.

* User Available Memory : User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the phones features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the mobile phone operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.

* Network : The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.

* Product Images Gallery of PDP: Images are for illustration purposes only and the accessories are sold separately. Features and Specifications are accurate as of commercial launch but may be subject to change without prior notification.

*Image at the top of page of Galaxy Note20 Ultra laying facedown simulated for illustration purposes.

*Image at the top of page of Galaxy Z Fold2 unfolded and seen from the front with the butterfly graphic wallpaper onscreen simulated for illustration purposes

* Display Size: Measured diagonally, Galaxy S21 5G's screen size is 6.2" in the full rectangle and 6.1" with accounting for the rounded corners and Galaxy S21+ 5G's screen size is 6.7" in the full rectangle and 6.5" with accounting for the rounded corners; actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera hole.

* Battery Capacity (Typical): Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 3880mAh for Galaxy S21 5G and 4660mAh for Galaxy S21+ 5G. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

* Network: 5G network availability may vary depending on the country, network provider and user environment.

* UWB: Availability of UWB function may vary by regions and/or by applicable law.