Samsung Galaxy A21s with punch-hole display and 5,000mAh battery announced

On: May 15, 2020

The Samsung Galaxy A21s has been a hot topic on the Internet for a while now. The Galaxy A20s‘ successor was previously spotted on Geekbench revealing a few details of the spec sheet. Thereafter, a few reports revealed almost every specification and even official renders of the smartphone, leaving nothing to the imagination.

Now, the South Korean smartphone maker has officially announced the Galaxy A21s through an infographic on the official press blog. The affordable A-series smartphone comes with a punch-hole display, 48MP quad-camera setup, a 5,000mAh battery, Android 10-based OneUI 2.0 and more as its highlights.

Samsung Galaxy A21s specifications and features

The Samsung Galaxy A21s is being offered in Black, White, Blue and Red colours

The Samsung Galaxy A21s is being offered in Black, White, Blue and Red colours

The Samsung Galaxy A21s features a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a punch-hole cutout in the top-left corner. Powering the performance of the handset is an unnamed octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz. Rumours suggested that the Galaxy A21s will be powered by Exynos 850, however, Samsung has not revealed the processor make yet. The phone will be offered in three configurations – 3GB + 32GB, 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB. The storage onboard can be further expanded using a microSD card.

In the optics department, the phone features a quad-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. For selfies and video calling, there’s 13MP camera inside the punch-hole display. The front camera also facilitates face unlock for security. Speaking of security, The Galaxy A21s ships with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.

The Galaxy A21s boots Android 10 with One UI 2.0 custom skin on top and is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 15W charging support. Other features of the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS and USB Type-C.

Samsung Galaxy A21s price and availability

The Samsung Galaxy A21s is being offered in Black, White, Blue and Red colours. However, the brand has not yet announced the pricing and the availability details of the smartphone.

Abhiman Biswas

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