A recent update has come out regarding the upcoming Galaxy S21 series from Samsung as the Galaxy S21 smartphone has been listed on the Geekbench certification website. On Geekbench, the Galaxy S21 carries a model number SM-G991u and its chipset codename is “lahaina”. From the Geekbecnch listing, we have come to know that the upcoming Galaxy S21 will run on the latest Android 11 OS and will be powered by the newest octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. Also, the SoC of this phone is paired with 8GB of RAM.
In terms of the score on Geekbench 5.2.5, the Galaxy S21 has managed to score 1075 (single-core score) points and 2916 (multi-core score) points. As per the availability, the S21 series is expected to get launched in the mid of 2021.
Apart from the vanilla model, recently, we’ve got some 3D render images of the Galaxy S21+ smartphone which tells us what it might look like. Samsung Galaxy S21+ features a flat display (expected to feature a 6.7-inch display) with razor-thin side bezels. Unfortunately, Samsung will not provide an under-display selfie camera in this S21 series. So, this phone features a super small hole-punch cutout for its front-facing camera. That’s all about the front side.
Coming to the rear panel, this phone features a rectangular triple rear camera module at the top-left side of the panel with the support of an LED flash. Regarding the dimension, this phone measures 161.55mm x 75.6mm x 7.86mm.
In terms of the S21 Ultra model, it is expected to be the one that will completely replace the Galaxy Note series. The Galaxy S21 Ultra will run One UI 3.1, based on the Android 11 OS, and it will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 chipset or the Exynos 2100 chipset (not confirmed yet). Both the chipsets support 5G connectivity. Regarding the display, this phone will offer a 6.8-inch WQHD+ LTPO display with an adaptive refresh rate of 120Hz.