Samsung accidentally announced Galaxy S21 Ultra with S Pen before presentation: features, price, gifts for pre-order
Samsung Electronics had an enchanting leak – the official German website published a press release ahead of time on the new flagship Galaxy S21 Ultra.
Soon the page disappeared from public access, but the Internet has a long memory, for some time it could be found in the Google cache. This time was enough for all the details to spread over the network. As a result, the characteristics, price, gifts for pre-order for European regions were confirmed.
So, the Galaxy S21 Ultra will indeed be the first Galaxy S to feature S Pen support. The stylus is sold separately. Support for the function of remote control of a smartphone, as in the Note series, is not provided. It is also one of the first smartphones with Wi-Fi 6E support.
The 6.8-inch WQHD + AMOLED screen supports up to 120Hz refresh rates. The front and back panels are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
The quad rear camera combines a 108MP wide-angle module, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle module, two telephoto modules (3x and 10x optical zoom).
The capacity of the battery was not named, but according to rumors, 5000 mAh is expected. A 50% charge is possible in 30 minutes. There is no charger included.
The hardware base is the new Exynos 2100 platform (Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 in the USA and China). Available versions:
- Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G 128GB Flash, 12GB RAM – Silver, Black, € 1249
- Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G 256GB Flash, 12GB RAM – Silver, Black, € 1299
- Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G 512GB Flash, 16GB RAM – Silver, Black € 1429
Acceptance of pre-orders will begin on January 14, the day of the presentation. For pre-ordering, the customer will receive a gift of new Galaxy Buds Pro wireless headphones and a Galaxy SmartTag tracker.