Epic.In every way
Introducing Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G. Designed with a unique contour-cut camera to create a revolution in photography — letting you capture cinematic 8K video and snap epic stills, all in one go. And with Galaxy's fastest chipset, strongest glass, 5G and an all-day battery, Ultra easily lives up to its name.
“The Galaxy S21 Ultra is in a league of its own.”SamMobile
“The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra’s camera is crazy good. It’s probably the most versatile phone camera for stills we’ve ever used.”Stuff
“Every millimeter feels like it’s been maximised. Every feature feels like it’s been turned up to ultra.”Input
“5 reasons to buy the Galaxy S21 Ultra, Samsung’s new camera king.”XDA-Developers
“I can't speak highly enough of the 120Hz display on the S21 Ultra. Every action feels exceptionally responsive and smooth.”Forbes
“The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra has all the makings of becoming the best Android phone around.”Tom’s Guide
DESIGNRevolutionary by design
Introducing a bold new camera design in a category of its own. It's ultra-sized with a contour-cut camera that seamlessly houses cutting-edge lenses.
COLORS1Shades of Ultra
DISPLAYEasy on the eyes
Its slim bezels and subtle camera cut-out offer a massive space for you to view and enjoy.
Eye Comfort Shield icon
EYE COMFORT SHIELD
SUPER SMOOTH 120HZ DISPLAY
Dynamic AMOLED 2X
It's the most vivid and brightest display in a Galaxy smartphone. Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G delivers our most stunning experience at 1500 nits, with 100% color volume for accurate and realistic color.
*The Dynamic AMOLED 2X display on Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G received a certification from VDE Germany for 100 percent Mobile Color Volume in the DCI-P3 color range, which means your images aren’t washed out and you’ll get unbelievably vivid colors regardless of differing levels of brightness. The display can achieve peak brightness of up to 1500 nits, improving the contrast between dark and light aspects of digital content for a more brilliant picture quality, with a 3,000,000:1 contrast ratio to make your mobile experience more immersive.
Eye Comfort Shield
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G adjusts blue light for you at night, cutting down the harmful blue light you see as binge your favorite films.1
*SGS, the world's leading certification company, awarded Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's display the Eye Care Certification based on its ability to drastically reduce the harmful effects of blue light. This certification can be found on www.sgs.com.
Super Smooth 120Hz Display
Our smoothest scrolling screen that keeps up with all your feeds. Incredibly responsive, this display delivers seamless transitions and optimizes the refresh rate based on what you view — saving battery for more of what you love.
S Pen Compatibility
The first S Pen for the Galaxy S series puts precision at your fingertips. By introducing Wacom technology, you can now craft edits, retouch and fine-tune with the low-latency pen. Take full advantage of that super-smooth display — whether that's with S Pen or your favorite "feel by Wacom” EMR® pens.2
- 1. Eye Comfort Shield is 'off’ by default, and must be turned on in Settings.
- 2. S Pen latency may vary by app. S Pen sold separately.
Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™The toughest Gorilla Glass yet
Designed to scratch less and protect both front and back, this is the toughest Gorilla Glass in a Galaxy smartphone.3
Take epic portraits right out of 8K video
8K Video is the highest resolution video available in a smartphone — that's four times as many pixels as 4K. Record in 8K 24fps and get crisp footage that looks better than the cinema, then upload and watch right on YouTube.
And with 8K Video Snap, you can pull epic high-resolution photos straight from 8K video.4 So you don't have to choose between shooting video or stills.
*YouTube is a trademark of Google LLC.
S Pen compatibility means you can finesse and fine-tune while editing your videos down to the last frame, with precision that your finger simply can't touch.
Smooth and steady, yet action-packed
Turn on Super Steady and Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G shoots like an action cam. AI stabilization eliminates the bumps, delivering gimbal-smooth video when you're on the move.
Super Smooth 60fps Video does just what it says — shoots at 60fps for a smooth, detailed view when you play back the moment. Dynamic frame rate in FHD Auto Mode captures smoother video during the day — then switches to 30fps for brighter video in low light.
PRO-GRADE CAMERAThe highest resolution possible on a smartphone
The 108-megapixel camera captures so much detail, you can pinch in and reveal even more shots within.5 This camera quality expresses rich color data for true-to-life details and hues — that don't get washed out in the sun.
100X SPACE ZOOMOne small tap for you, one giant leap for zoom
The breakthrough Dual Tele Zoom system now zooms in faster, smoother and sharper than any zoom in the Galaxy series.6 And when paired with the all-new Zoom Lock, shots are more stable than ever.
Dual Tele Zoom system
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G features 3x and 10x telephoto optical lenses that switch the further you zoom in. Then using our revolutionary double folded lens and AI-enhanced Super Resolution, you can get closer to the action without stepping closer.1
Ensures you get a steady shot, even without the tripod. When you zoom in 20x or more and the phone detects a lack of significant movement for 1.5 seconds, Zoom Lock activates and automatically stabilizes the image. You can also activate it by simply tapping the screen.
- 1. 100X Space Zoom includes 10x Hybrid Optic Zoom and 100x digital zoom with AI Super Resolution technology. Zooming in past 10x may cause some image deterioration.
Portraits get a face lift.
Studio-like Portrait mode is now enhanced by AI to deliver the ideal lighting in your photos — analyzing faces, lighting angles and direction and mapping depth of field.
NIGHT MODECaptures night like a dream
The Bright Night sensor is our biggest leap in low light photography, capturing bright, vivid colors in the dark of night. Shoot clear images with more speed and significantly less noise, while also controlling exposure time.3
PERFORMANCEWe call it Ultra for a reason
5NM PROCESSORThe fastest chip ever in Galaxy
Galaxy's first 5nm processor packs epic power and speed. This outstanding upgrade means faster processing and more intelligence in every aspect of Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G.3
*Image simulated for illustration purposes.
*16GB of RAM available with 512GB storage Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G model. 12GB of RAM available with 256GB and 128GB Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G models.
SECURITYLock it up
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 the larger Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor improves latency and dry finger recognition for fast, accurate unlocking.3
INTELLIGENT BATTERYAll-day power has outdone itself
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's Intelligent Battery outlasts the day — even on 5G. Maxing out at a massive 5000mAh, it combines with the new power-efficient display and processor to live on beyond the 24-hour mark.7, 8
Super Fast Charging delivers more than 50% charge in just 30 minutes with the 25W Travel Adapter.9
Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 gives you a quick power-up, without the cable.10
Wireless PowerShare lets you use your phone to charge your buds, watch or a friend’s phone.11
*The USB Implementers Forum, Inc. (USB-IF) was established in 1995 to support and accelerate the market and consumer adoption of USB compliant devices. Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's Super Fast Charging has been certified to be compliant to the USB standards which means your products have met the highest standards in the industry. This certification can be found on www.usb.org.
STORAGESave your memories with peace of mind
With up to 512GB of built-in memory, you can store thousands and thousands of high-resolution photos and videos.12, 13
OneDrive lets you automatically sync your files to the cloud so they’re protected and easy to access from all your devices.14
WATER RESISTANTA little water doesn't hurt
IP68 rated protection15
HyperFast 5G lets you download a whole season of your favorite show in a flash. Our industry-leading 5G-compatible chipset ensures you're one step ahead with every upload and download.16, 17, 18 And HyperFast Wi-Fi, the world's first Wi-Fi 6E, reaches high speeds so you stay connected quickly and reliably.19
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Dual SIM lets you use a nano SIM and eSIM for two data plans in one device.20
GAMINGEpic performance beyond this world
Boss-level gaming experience
With the 120Hz display, you get both fast touch response and smooth action. Pair that with 5G and Wi-Fi 6E to keep you connected in real time — and you'll take your game to the next level.
Enhanced Game Booster
Game Booster's new Priority Mode ensures you stay focused on your game by blocking calls and notifications — so you can take full advantage of Ultra performance. Plus, our AI-based solution monitors your device usage and automatically adjusts your settings for the best experience — regulating temperature, battery and memory all while you play.
Big Screen Chat with Google Duo is a new way to catch up with a friend or loved one, dialing up the fun with colorful backgrounds.18, 19, 21 It's easy to stay close to those who matter with just a tap.
*Image simulated for illustration purposes.
*Google Duo is a trademark of Google LLC.
*Big Screen Chat can be accessed through the Smart View feature in Google Duo, located within the in-call controls.
Motion Mirror lets you project your phone to your TV so you can follow a workout routine. As you keep in step, you'll see your moves right alongside your instructor.21, 22
LINK TO WINDOWSYour phone, on your PC
Experience the power of running mobile apps right from your Windows 10 PC. Pin apps to the Start menu or taskbar for easy access and get right to work — it all starts when you connect your Galaxy phone to Your Phone Apps.
*Users must link their Galaxy smartphones to their Windows 10 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. Some Link to Windows features may require Galaxy smartphone 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.
GALAXY SMARTTAGKeep Tags on what's important
Use Galaxy SmartTag on the things you normally lose, like your keys or your wallet.23 The SmartThings Find app on Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G tells you the object's last location, making it easy to track it down.24 Tag it. Find it. Simply smart.
S Pen is precision at your fingertips
That's right, it's the first S Pen for the Galaxy S series — rewriting the rules for mobile by delivering an incredibly realistic pen feeling.25, 26
Galaxy Buds Pro make everyday sounds more epic, syncing so easily it's like they're an extension of Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G. One tap and you're hearing clear, defined audio.27
WHAT'S IN THE BOXWhat you need for an epic experience
Start 2021 off light. It's packaged with what you need — and nothing that will clutter up your drawers.
- USB Type-C data cable
- Ejection pin
- Quick Start Guide
*Travel adapter sold separately.
*Some of the listed components may not be available depending on the model you purchase or the country or region you live in.
ACCESSORIESUltra has even more up its sleeve
Frequently Asked Questions
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G has a total of four rear cameras and one 40MP selfie camera. The rear cameras include: one 108MP Wide-angle Camera, one 12MP Ultra Wide Camera and two 10MP Telephoto Cameras.
Yes, Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes with the Super Smooth 120Hz display. The display's refresh rate adjusts between 10-120Hz based on the content you're viewing.
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes with a 6.8-inch screen, measuring at 75.6 x 165.1 x 8.9 millimeters and weighing 229g(mmW), 227g(sub6).2
Yes, you can use an electronic SIM, known as eSIM, with Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G. The eSIM allows you to activate a mobile network plan right on your phone, so you can switch data plans or add an overseas phone number without the physical Nano SIM.
S Pen is sold separately. Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G supports Wacom technology, making it compatible with S Pens from other Galaxy devices as well as feel by Wacom EMR® products.