- The official images of the Galaxy S21 series have leaked
- The images reveal a refreshed rear design
- The series is expected to debut on January 14th
Earlier this month, the rumour mill leaked the entire specifications and official teaser videos of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S21 series. Popular tipster Evan Blass and Winfuture.de have now leaked the official images of the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones.
The official images show the Galaxy S21 in four colours like gray, white, pink, and purple. The Plus edition can be seen in three colours such as silver, black, and purple. The Ultra edition will come in two colours like black and silver.
Samsung Galaxy S21, S21+, S21 Ultra official images
The Galaxy S20 series that debuted in February this year came with curved edge displays. The official images revealed that the Galaxy S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra are all fitted with flat displays. As far as the rear construction is concerned, the S21 is expected to feature a plastic rear with a glass-like appearance and the S21+ and S21 Ultra are rumoured to be equipped with a glass rear.
The rear camera housing of the Galaxy S21 series blends with the metal frame. The S21 and S21+ have triple cameras at the back, whereas the Ultra variant has quad cameras.
Samsung Galaxy S21 series specifications and features (expected)
The Galaxy S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra are equipped with 6.2-inch, 6.7-inch, and 6.8-inch AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. These devices will come preloaded with One UI 3.0 based on Android 11. India and Europe will receive the Exynos 2100 chipset editions of the S21 trio. Markets like South Korea, China, and the US may receive the Snapdragon 888 SoC versions of the S21 models.
The triple camera system of the Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21+ will have a 12-megapixel main camera, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 64-megapixel telephoto sensor. On the other hand, the quad-camera system of the S21 Ultra will have a 2nd generation 108-megapixel Samsung lens as the primary shooter, a 10-megapixel periscope telephoto lens, a 10-megapixel telephoto shooter, and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens.
The Galaxy S21 and S21+ may feature 10-megapixel front-facing cameras, whereas the S21 Ultra may come with a 40-megapixel selfie camera. The trio may feature 4,500mAh, 4,800mAh, and 5,000mAh batteries, respectively. The Galaxy S21 Ultra will be the first Galaxy S-series smartphone to arrive with S Pen stylus support.
As far as pricing is concerned, the Galaxy S21 trio may cost the same as their predecessors. Additionally, buyers of S21 series in some markets are unlikely to receive a charger in the retail box. The pre-orders of the Galaxy S21 series have reportedly started in India and Samsung is likely to hold a launch event for the phones on January 14th.