Samsung Galaxy S21 5G
The Samsung Galaxy S21 price in Kenya is around 100,000 – 105000 Ksh. This Phone features 6.2-inches. The device runs the Android 11, One UI 3.1, with a triple rear camera of (64MP+12MP+12MP) and a single 10 MP selfie camera. The phone packs 128GB/256GB ROM, 8GB RAM. Buy Samsung Galaxy S21 5G online today in Kenya at Barakaphones.
Samsung Galaxy S21 was announced officially unveiled on 14th January 2021. The phone was launched a month earlier than the expected release date. Samsung Galaxy S21 was released on the 29th of January among the Samsung Galaxy S21 series smartphones. The phone comes in different colors offering you a variety to choose from. These include Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, and Phantom Pink. It is of the glass front, aluminum frame while the back is plastic.
On the contrary, Samsung Galaxy S20 is purely glass on the back making it much fragile, plastic has a better grip yet remains classy. The smartphone has an Android 11 Operating System and Exynos 2100 chipset. It has a large internal storage of 128 GB or 256GB and a RAM of 8GB. Samsung Galaxy S21 is of triple cameras on the rear with an LED flash. For selfies is a front camera with dual pixel PDFA. The phone has a battery of 4000mAh charging at 25W.
Samsung Galaxy S21 5G specs and price in kenya
|Price in Kenya||Ksh 79000|
|Weight||169 g (Sub6), 171 g (mmWave) (5.96 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), plastic back, aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM, dual stand-by), IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)|
|Type||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits (peak)|
|Size||6.2 inches, 94.1 cm2 (~87.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~421 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, Always-on display|
|OS||Android 11, One UI 3.1|
|Chipset||Exynos 2100 (5 nm) – InternationalQualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm) – USA/China|
|CPU||Octa-core (1×2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3×2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) – InternationalOcta-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680) – USA/China|
|GPU||Mali-G78 MP14 – InternationalAdreno 660 – USA/China|
|Internal||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, UFS 3.1|
|Single||10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.24″, 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Features||Dual video call, Auto-HDR|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|3.5mm jack||No, 32-bit/384kHz audio Tuned by AKG|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||FM radio (Snapdragon model only; market/operator dependent)|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support) ANT+ Bixby natural language commands and dictation Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)|
|Type||Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 25W USB Power Delivery 3.0 Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W Reverse wireless charging 4.5W|
|Colors||Phantom Gray, Phantom White, Phantom Violet, Phantom Pink|
|Models||SM-G991B, SM-G991B/DS, SM-G991U, SM-G991U1, SM-G991W, SM-G991N, SM-G9910|
|SAR||0.74 W/kg (head) 1.08 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.46 W/kg (head) 1.51 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 584055 (v8) GeekBench: 3238 (v5.1) GFXBench: 60fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||-26.4 LUFS (Good)|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 93h|
Design and display
The front of the phone is a corning Gorilla Victus glass that offers phone display protection always. The screen is a 6.2-inch full HD Quad and works at a 120Hz refresh rate. Has a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels thus offering you a really bright display in all areas with varying light intensity. The phone has a large fingerprint sensor on the screen hence making it easier for you to unlock the phone faster as we expect to recognize it faster.
The mobile has 151.7 x 71.2 x 7.9 mm dimensions weighing only 160g. It is therefore comfortable to carry your phone around with the lightweight. Samsung Galaxy S21 dimensions fit well in your palms as they are not that huge. The volume adjustment buttons are located on the right-hand side of the phone adjacent to the power button. Next to the buttons come the triple cameras on the backside.
Is Samsung Galaxy S21 camera good? yes, as explained in its features. It comes with triple rear cameras of 64 MP main camera. The second camera of ultra-wide 12 MP and then there is a 12MP camera that has telephoto capabilities of up to 3X optical zoom. These cameras have Auto HDR, LED flash, and panorama features to boost their results. Improvement has been seen when it comes to recording videos as the Samsung Galaxy 21 can record videos on both cameras same time which is not the case with the Samsung Galaxy S20.
The rear cameras also record excellent videos at the rate of 8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS. With the LED flash you can take great images at night times. You can take selfies or record videos using the 10 MP with Dual Pixel PDFA camera located on the front side of your phone. The cameras have Dual video calls in addition to the Auto- HDR features. Videos are taking at 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps using the front camera.
The phone works through Android 11 and One UI 3.1 launcher which is the most exquisite software interface currently. It has an Exynos 2100 (5 nm) chipset in Asia and Europe which is the latest generation of chipsets and a very powerful Octa-core processor that works at the rate of 1×2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3×2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A55). While everywhere else the phone runs through Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888. It enables the multi-performance of the phone compared to the previous. This boosts the overall performance up to 10%Exynos 990 found in Samsung Galaxy S20 FE. The CPU also regulates power consumption by lowering it up to 20 %thus boosting the battery.
For graphic options, the phone has Mali-G78 MP14 GPU brings a 40% better performance compared to other GPU even though the phone lacks a microSD slot there is abundant space for smooth running. Is Samsung Galaxy S21 a good phone for gaming? Yes, because this phone is 5G enabled, a speed good enough to support online games among others.
The phone also has a Game Pass App that comes with it that will enable you to play games in the cloud with such ease. The phone’s large Ram ensures the phone stays cool despite the game one is playing. This smartphone has a fingerprint sensor under the display, ultrasonic large enough to scan your thumb as fast as possible. Further, the face recognition feature that you can also use to secure your mobile data. There is a proper loudspeaker with stereo speakers producing and audio at 32-bit/384kHz.
Samsung Galaxy S21 is enabled with 2G,3G,4G, and 5G network bands. This makes your phone functional in what environment you are in. It will also be so swift when surfing. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, connects with so much ease in this phone. Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot should not be of worry to you as the connect exemplary as well. Hot-spot also allows you to transfer data from and to your phone. If you want to connect to other devices via Bluetooth it’s much easy on this phone.
The phone has Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE. Any device compatible with this Bluetooth will connect and transfer the needed files with ease. you can also stream music from your mobile via this connectivity. The phone connects well to FM radio giving you a chance to enjoy live broadcasts from your favorite radio shows.
The USB Type C 3.2, USB On-The-Go connects your phone to other gadgets conveniently enabling you to transfer files, documents, and photos anywhere. This is also a means to charge the phone. The mobile is enabled GPS and NFC connectivity to create awareness of your current location as well as connect to devices within a short range. Other sensory features include an accelerometer, proximity, and compass.
Battery and storage
This Samsung Galaxy S21 smartphone has a non-removable Li-Po 4000mAh resembling that found in Samsung Galaxy S20. It is so fast charging at 25W, the power delivered through USB. It also has a fast wireless charging of 15W and reverse wireless charging of 4.5W
The phone has great storage of 128GB or 256 GB depending on your preference and the RAM is a whopping 8GB enough to ensure your phone apps run smoothly without lag.
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