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Galaxy S21 Ultra
Edge Quad HD+ display
Highest res video in a smartphone
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Quad HD+ display
Epic in every way
Introducing Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G.1
The highest resolution photos and video on a smartphone.
Galaxy's fastest processor yet.
A battery that goes all-day—and then some.2
First ever S Pen compatibility.3, 4
A striking new design.
It's an Ultra that easily lives up to its name.
DESIGNA striking new design
A bold new Galaxy featuring a striking contour-cut body and our latest lenses that capture all of life's epic moments.
COLORS5Shades of Ultra
Now S Pen plays nice with Galaxy S
The first Galaxy S smartphone compatible with S Pen adds a new level of precision to your creative pursuits.4, 5
DISPLAYEasy on the eyes
DYNAMIC AMOLED 2X
SUPER SMOOTH 120HZ DISPLAY
Dynamic AMOLED 2X
The brightest, most vivid display ever in a Galaxy delivers a stunning visual experience, with accurate and true-to-life color—even in sunlight.
*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
Awarded the Eye Care Certification, our newest display adjusts harmful blue light for you, so you can binge your favorite shows comfortably morning, noon and night.
*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 screen lets you scroll through your feeds with a natural-feeling responsiveness, and automatically optimizes the refresh rate to save power for the day ahead.
CORNING® GORILLA® GLASS VICTUS™The toughest Gorilla Glass yet
Built for those "oh no!" moments, Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ delivers scratch and damage protection that makes it the toughest glass on a Samsung smartphone.7
Pull high-res photos straight from 8K video
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.
Plus 8K Video Snap lets you pull an album of crisp photos—up to 33MP—right out of every 8K video. Just record now, snap later.8
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
Activate Super Steady and Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G turns into an action-ready steady cam, softening the bumps and delivering silky-smooth video when you're on the move.
Super Smooth 60fps Video dynamically adjusts your frame rate so your video stays polished and super-smooth in any light.9
108MP CAMERAThe highest resolution on a smartphone
With the highest resolution in a smartphone, Ultra's 108MP camera captures so much true-to-life detail, you can pinch in again and again to discover even more stunning moments within.10
100X SPACE ZOOMThe most powerful zoom on a smartphone
The breakthrough Dual Zoom system now zooms in faster, smoother and sharper than any zoom in the Galaxy series.7 And when paired with the all-new Zoom Lock, shots are more stable than ever.
Get closer to the action without taking a single step with Ultra's 3x and 10x telephoto optical lenses, revolutionary double folded lens and AI-enhanced Super Resolution.1
Get a steady shot even without a tripod with Zoom Lock, which automatically helps to keep your subject centered when you zoom in 20x or more.
- 1. 100X Space Zoom includes 10x Optic Zoom and goes up to 100x Super Resolution Zoom. Super Resolution Zoom includes digital zoom, which may cause some image deterioration.
Portrait ModeStudio-quality selfies from anywhere
Portraits get a face lift with enhanced AI that analyzes faces, lighting angles and depth of field to deliver stunning, studio-like portraits.
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.7
PERFORMANCEWe call it Ultra for a reason
5NM PROCESSORThe fastest chip ever in a Galaxy
Galaxy's first 5nm processor packs epic power and speed into a tiny chipset, injecting faster learning and more intelligence into Ultra's every move.7
*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.
SECURITYShare only what you want
Rest easy with our most advanced security team yet: Samsung Knox to secure your phone from the chip up, Samsung Knox Vault to encrypt biometric data and a new Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor that unlocks faster and with more accuracy.
See how Samsung Knox can protect your business
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.2
Super Fast Charging logo
Super Fast Charging delivers 100% charge in about an hour with the 25W Travel Adapter.2, 12
Fast Charging 2.0 logo
Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 gives you a quick power-up without the cable.13
Wireless Powershare logo
Wireless PowerShare uses your phone to charge your buds, watch or a friend’s phone.14
STORAGEKeep memories close at hand
With up to 512GB of built-in memory you can store thousands of high-res pic and videos.15, 16 Need a backup plan? Microsoft OneDrive has you covered with automatic file syncing straight to the cloud.17
WATER RESISTANTA little water doesn't hurt
IP68 rated protection16
GAMINGEpic performance beyond this world
Own the leaderboard with our ultra-responsive 120Hz display and hyperfast 5G17 and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity. Plus, with Priority Mode blocking calls and optimizing gameplay, you've got the edge to stay on top.
Your game's secret weapon
An ultra-responsive 120Hz display, smooth action, 5G and Wi-Fi 6 combine to give you the edge you need to own the leaderboard.
Enhanced Game Booster
Game Booster's new Priority Mode keeps you laser-focused on your game by blocking calls and notifications while AI automatically monitors and adjusts your settings to maintain optimal gaming conditions.
From one big screen to another
Big Screen Chat with Google Duo is a new way to catch up with friend groups and loved ones. Compatible across devices, it's easy to stay close to those who matter with just a tap.19, 20, 22
*Image simulated for illustration purposes.
*Google Duo is a trademark of Google LLC.
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.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 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 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.
GALAXY SMARTTAGKeep Tags on what's important
Now it's easier to find what you've lost. Tag an object like your keys or wallet and your Galaxy alerts you if you've left it behind and tells you the objects last known location.23, 24 Smart, right?
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 BOX
All you need for an epic experience
Ultra includes exactly what you need—and nothing to clutter up your drawers.
- USB Type-C data cable
- Ejection pin
- Quick Start Guide
*Wall Charger sold separately.
ACCESSORIESUltra has even more up its sleeve18, 19
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
*Measured diagonally, Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's screen size is 6.8" in the full rectangle and 6.6" with accounting for the rounded corners; actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera hole.
The Galaxy S21 series does not currently support eSIM in the U.S.
In addition to its base Phantom colors, Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes in Samsung.com exclusive colors Phantom Titanium, Phantom Navy and Phantom Brown.
Yes, all three models are IP68 rated for dust and liquid resistance, which means they can withstand dust, dirt and sand, and are resistant to submersion up to a maximum depth of 1.5m underwater for up to thirty minutes.
Your data and personal info is on lockdown with our most advanced security team yet: Samsung Knox to secure your phone from the chip up, Knox Vault to encrypt biometric data and a larger Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor that unlocks even faster. 7
See how Samsung Knox can protect your business
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G comes in three size: 128GB, 256GB and 512GB.
Motion Mirror lets you project your phone on your TV so you can follow a workout routine. As you keep in step, you'll see your moves right alongside your instructor.20
Yes, and with Big Screen Chat you can catch up with large groups of friends all on one screen.