Continuing its spree of launching new devices, Samsung has today launched a new smartphone in India. Called the Galaxy A21s, the phone is the most affordable offering from Samsung in the A-series lineup. And it packs in 48MP quad-rear cameras, an Infinity-O TFT display with HD+ resolution, a 5000mAh battery, with an Exynos 850 running under the hood. Let’s dive in to learn more about the device.
Samsung Galaxy A21s: Design and Display
In terms of design, the Galaxy A21s comes with a 3D glastic design on the rear and comes in three colorways: Black, White, and Blue. Towards the front, it features a 6.5-inch Infinity-O TFT display with a cutout on the top left to house the front-facing camera. The panel offers an HD+ resolution and comes in with a 20:9 aspect ratio. It’s little baffling to find an HD+ TFT display at this price range in 2020.
Samsung Galaxy A21s: Performance
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy A21s is powered by the Exynos 850, which is the latest offering from Samsung for entry-level devices. The chipset is built on the 8nm process and packs in eight Cortex-A55, with graphics handled by the ARM Mali-G52 GPU. Assisting the processor is 4GB and 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage, expandable up to 512GB with a microSD card. To power the internals, the device includes a 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support.
As for other specifications, the A21s runs on Samsung’s OneUI based on Android 10 out of the box. It includes a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, along with Face Recognition, for authentication.
Samsung Galaxy A21s: Camera
In the camera department, the Galaxy A21s sports a quad-camera array with an LED flash. The setup includes a 48MP primary sensor accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro lens. On the front, the device comes with a 13MP camera.
Samsung Galaxy A21s: Pricing and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A21s comes in two configurations: 4GB/64GB and 6GB/64GB, priced at Rs 16,499 and Rs 18,499, respectively. It will be available starting today (June 17) across Samsung Opera House, Samsung.com, and other online retailers.