Samsung Galaxy A51 vs Samsung Galaxy A21s

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Display

Size

6.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution

2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
405 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
270 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body

87.37 %
82.94 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 9611
Samsung Exynos 850

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Arm Cortex-A55, 64-bit

GPU

Mali-G72 MP3
Mali-G76

RAM

4GB LPDDR4
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

128GB
32GB (eMMC 5.1)

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (10), Samsung One UI
Android (10), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results

 

Charging

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Quad camera

Main camera

48 MP (PDAF)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

12 MP (Ultra-wide)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

5 MP (Macro)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 40 mm
Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera

5 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Hyperlapse, EIS
 

Front

32 MP (HDR)
13 MP

Design

Dimensions

6.24 x 2.90 x 0.31 inches (158.5 x 73.6 x 7.9 mm)
6.44 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches (163.7 x 75.3 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

6.07 oz (172 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)
6.77 oz (192 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
 

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Prism Crush black, Prism Crush white, Prism Crush pink, Prism Crush blue
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 41(2600+)
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data Speed

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Dolby Atmos
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Yes

Features

Charging, OTG
 

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer

Other

NFC, ANT+
 

Shopping information

MSRP

$ 400
 
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