Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra hands-on: noteworthy updates

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Samsung just unveiled their top of the line, all specs included, brand new Galaxy S21 Ultra at Unpacked 2021. The S21 Ultra features the Snapdragon 888 octa-core processor, up to 16GB of RAM, and a 6.8-inch 3200x1440 display with adaptive 120Hz refresh rate. On the back, Samsung’s quad-camera system features significant upgrades from last year's Galaxy S20 Ultra in a much improved design. Preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra will begin today, January 14th with a starting price of $1,199.
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The Verge
The Verge 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
What do you think about Samsung adding S Pen support to the S21 Ultra?
Mark Li
Mark Li महिन्यापूर्वी
That is a great thing, this has more capabilities in a smartphone, the Galaxy S21 Ultra adds an S Pen which we can write on the phone without worrying about buying another phone, Samsung is doing the AWESOME THING HERE!!!
Mariany Leon
Mariany Leon 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I have the Note 10+ and not having the spen was the only thing holding me back from going to the s21 ultra.
Corey Wong
Corey Wong 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
How do I charge the S pen in S21 Ultra?
Starr Versace
Starr Versace 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
@aakabli86 enjoy! 🥳🥳🥳🍾💥💥
aakabli86 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
@Starr Versace All in all, I think the phone is greate. I prefer the S over the note because of the larger battery, and all other features are greate, the only thing that can screw all this up, if the exynos performs below Snapdragon
Cristian_DP 26 दिवसांपूर्वी
Does the phone at least come with the USB C cable in the box? I can only buy the charging brick from Samsung, so if in the box the USB C cable isn't included then I will have to buy from some 3rd party seller...
FirestoneX महिन्यापूर्वी
I just ordered this to upgrade from s9 plus and now I'm pissed.. I need a headphone jack to play in my car. Wtf am I suppose to do now?
Gold Formation
Gold Formation 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Tomasz Cybulski
Tomasz Cybulski 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
i got it and i love it!!
Tiana roberge roberge
Tiana roberge roberge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Future gagiets , travel dvd player cool
Tiana roberge roberge
Tiana roberge roberge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I want to make animation movie 🍿🎥 of my owen disney walt disney animated mission picture 🖼️
Tiana roberge roberge
Tiana roberge roberge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I want a stilis pen for my ios blue modern apple phone
Alex Lane
Alex Lane 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The Note 9 is $1400 on Samsungs shop. Thats almost double the price it was at release. They know how bad their new phones are.
DJI Drone Travel
DJI Drone Travel 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
You guys lucky as you guys getting snapdragon version 😟
Chrimar85 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I'm wondering how the battery life is doing for you guys that have had the phone for a couple of weeks? I've read that the battery is quite bad for some but it gets better by time.
Cousin Chris
Cousin Chris 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
This guy pretending to have an actual Galaxy S21 ultra to review
Corey Wong
Corey Wong 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
How do I charge the S pen in S21 Ultra?
Someone Else
Someone Else 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Can someone tell me if the S21 Ultra is capable of recording HDR video in 4K 60 fps? With the previous S20 series you had to choose between HDR or 60 fps when recording 4K video. Hopefully the S21 Ultra can do both at the same time.
Eileen the Crow
Eileen the Crow 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
That gently curved display you know and love.... no, please kill it already, makes it impossible to protect properly
yungdadi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I wonder how steady the S pen sits in the case storage compartment
Dani BL
Dani BL 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
If only it was equipped with A14 😞I would have bought it without a thought
nieooj gotoy
nieooj gotoy 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Theres no SD card holder anymore on the S models so that right there is a deal breaker for me😕
RJWaring 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Already preorderd, so far every review I've watched, read has given it nothing but praise. The model I've ordered is the s21 ultra 512gb with 16GB RAM. looking forward to it
nieooj gotoy
nieooj gotoy 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I'm just gonna stick with note 10
eioshen boboi
eioshen boboi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
"Noteworthy updates". I see what you did there...
Ciara Riego
Ciara Riego 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
ti name
anowarhossainpatwary anowarhossainpatwary
anowarhossainpatwary anowarhossainpatwary 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Samsung s21 ultra 4kHDR 12bit vedeo faillg
Touma Koushik
Touma Koushik 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Purilarp Daoaroonkiet
Purilarp Daoaroonkiet 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I don't see the common downsides as downsides because I have unlimited cloud storage from my organization, wireless chargers, and wireless earbuds already. Not bragging, but the point is you gotta be quite privileged to deal with all the limitations of these new S lines. But then again, these S lines are probably made for the privileged and not for everybody.
DeAngelo Gray
DeAngelo Gray 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
This is the ugliest Galaxy I've ever seen
themasudi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Dieter should review all phones, laptops & tablets. Becca should review all sound, photo & video products.
ippothedestroyer1 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I'll be waiting for a summer sale. Unlike apple which really never goes on sale.
95-96 Bulls on 2K
95-96 Bulls on 2K 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Rafael Alves
Rafael Alves 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The trap beat is dope.
Lascome kassi
Lascome kassi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The soundtrack is dope 🔥🔥👌
Meghana Kankara
Meghana Kankara 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
This is a new turn for Samsung for sure 🧐
Aiden W
Aiden W 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Battery life is why I always end going with the ultra.
Ahren Scholz
Ahren Scholz 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It's also $200 less than the S20 ultra at launch
Andrew 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I really like this guy's positivity. He gives off really chill and up-beat vibes
Joseph Stalin
Joseph Stalin 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I'm just gonna stick with note 10
Joseph Stalin
Joseph Stalin 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Love this guy's style. Looking sharp
DaBrother JOHNSON 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The removal of Samsung Pay MST is a deal-breaker for me. With this phone, I will have to start carrying a Credit Card with me something I haven't done in years. Maybe ill upgrade to S20 Ultra. I'm not ready to lose my MST function. Damn
dolita windo
dolita windo 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
aaronstone360 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
dude blinks so much it scares me
J Meng
J Meng 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
My galaxy s10 plus still working. I'll wait till S22 that have no curve edge and 4k screen.
Gang Gang
Gang Gang 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
But when you send video messages will it still cut down the quality and be blurry 😩that’s the real question
Izzy Osman
Izzy Osman 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Digging the new look Chaim
Xperto 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Jesse023 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
My S10+ came with CHARGER & CABLE, BIXBY button(map apps), akg headphones, headphone jack, sd slot, and software updates. Get a high-quality camera. This is a waste of money during a pandemic.
DeV 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
no compromises on the s21 ultra....except there's no expandable memory slot....but other than that, no compromises....oh, and no headphone jack....but other than that, no compromises...oh, and you have to also buy a charger even though you just dropped all that money on the phone because the device doesn't come with the product to charge it...
Saurabh Savyasachi Chaturvedi
Saurabh Savyasachi Chaturvedi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Another year same product to fool innocent people and to steal their hard earned money.
Rex Luminus
Rex Luminus 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Great & valuable review.Thanks.
Stakeouttoo 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
NO Micro SD CARD.. a DEAL-BREAKER.. I'll keep my Note 9..
Simon czesak
Simon czesak 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Some horror movies sounds in the background audio... cut that out.
Deadly Alliance
Deadly Alliance 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Actually 4 others on the back beside the 108/12 mp main sensor. You forgot the ultra wide does good macro. Same sensor as the note 10 on the ultra wide.
Prithu 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
They made such a beautiful design update with the Note 10. Why did they go back to this boring design....
Ibrahim Irfan
Ibrahim Irfan 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
To all the people complaining about no expandable storage or headphone jack, I was disappointed when they did it with the S6 but that was when we hardly had 32GB of storage.. now they have changed the game with 256 and even 512GB of storage.. and the no headphone jack is not an issue for me either considering I moved away from wired headphones a long time ago and now am using Bluetooth headphones.. overall the S21 Ultra is a great set and has a lot to offer so I am all for it. It is still a better buy than any Iphone for me.. and if the no headphone jack issue still bothers you go ahead and pre order any of these and you'll get the $200 galaxy earbuds for free. All together the latest Samsung flagships are still better purchases than any of the overpriced Iphones because they have a lot more to offer.
Md Belal Abbasi
Md Belal Abbasi 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Alexey Ivashentsev
Alexey Ivashentsev 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The review should have been done by Dieter. I thought this was obvious
Paras Prajapati
Paras Prajapati 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I m using 11 pro max so shud i switch to s 21 ultra or stick to 11 pro max plss suggest m confused
Matthew DiFrancesco
Matthew DiFrancesco 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I was going to but it.... I held it at best buy and felt too small compared to my note 20 ultra:c
Paraa85 H
Paraa85 H 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I like him better than Deeter!!
Manu Mohan
Manu Mohan 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The iPhone-ification of Samsung. It was good while it lasted.
InvisiMan 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
How does the spen charge when using it with the s21? On the note series, the spen charges inside the phone.
yuitr loing
yuitr loing 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Theres no SD card holder anymore on the S models so that right there is a deal breaker for me😕
Angrut 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Umm the 512gb model is still only 12g or ram
yuitr loing
yuitr loing 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why are we paying more for less, first is was the headphone jack and now no SD card expansion? What else are they going to take out?
bloggr 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Same story every year
LonkFromATL 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Smaller screen than S20 and no MicroSD.... no thanks.
scothu 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Forgot to mention that their SD card slot deletion = not much room for "8k" videos. Big sigh
Mohammad Yasin
Mohammad Yasin 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I would hold on to my note 9 until note 21 (30) whatever Samsung going to call it. The stylus it will work better on the real Note phone.
0xyg3n 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Wrong. Samsung IS the best in screens. iPhone is a joke in comparison.
Sci-Fi Admirer
Sci-Fi Admirer 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The problem is after three years , the crucial security updates stop coming and your phone is pretty useless then and becomes wide open for hackers. A phone costing $1000 or thereabouts should have SIX years of guaranteed updates.
laskin riubn
laskin riubn 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The last samsung phone that really excited me was the S10.
Phoenix 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Before Samsung was trolling Apple for chargerless iphone, and now this
laskin riubn
laskin riubn 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
ultra that's it.
aakabli86 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Exynos Vs Snapdragon video please
ER MMF 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I'm sorry but you are a terrible reviwer. You made multiple mistakes in both Galaxy S21 videos. Please never do this again. Bring back Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn!
Altie Mua
Altie Mua 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Will not buy it because of it not having samsung pay
Aman Bhatti
Aman Bhatti 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Spensive 😈👍
Retro Ducks
Retro Ducks 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why does a phone need 6 cameras?
Brandon Rivera
Brandon Rivera 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It would have a titanium frame.
J A 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Average consumer likes a complete phone not a copy of another brand...they did this for the s6 they took out feature an average consumer likes. now they might copy this other brand by selling chargers now... create a problem then sell the solution greedy practice
Gideon751 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why are we paying more for less, first is was the headphone jack and now no SD card expansion? What else are they going to take out?
Saumitra Nanaware
Saumitra Nanaware 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Spensive 😁😁😁🤣
Stelios Kapet
Stelios Kapet 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
6:16 so it STARTS at $1299 or $1199 that it says on the video?
Justin Fuller
Justin Fuller 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
cqvio doli
cqvio doli 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
"S"pensive. 😂
Angus Davidson
Angus Davidson 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Before I watched this I got an advert for the Samsung S21 Ultra.
Godwin Tan
Godwin Tan 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
No under display camera or solid state battery?
wow Yman
wow Yman 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Samsung needs to offer the best of best phone because they compete with Apple iphone and thier market share is no 1.. Samsung phones was not successful all the times but they wants to develope new technologies.. I like that..
Tony in The Kitchen and The Grill
Tony in The Kitchen and The Grill 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I just want to say I'm not interested in Samsung products The Galaxy s21 it's better than last year's model but I'm not going to spend the money for that at all. I'd rather keep my Samsung Galaxy S10 which works well and is a great model because the 20 sucked. But if I was going to get a new phone I would get the ultra 21 No doubt or get the note 20 ultra that's it.
Taylor Cook Jr
Taylor Cook Jr 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
If they don't drop a new Note I will be sticking with my Note 20 plus.
Yazen 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
No compromises? Headphone jack??
Jon Serra
Jon Serra 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The S21 ultra i ordered one you get it between 27&29 that's what Samsung shop told me cuz it on my bill
corujariousa 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The s-pen in the Note Ultra has more functionalities and has more technology on it as well.
Videogame Vegas
Videogame Vegas 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
No compromises? Hello... Where's the Micro SD slot? Sure this isn't a compromise to some, but there are a bunch of us out there that fully utilize this feature and this is a compromise, especially us photogs and videographers who want to take full advantage of 4K, and of course, 8K video. Samsung, you stink. And I'm not going to pay extra to house my data on the cloud, especially when I'm paying a premium for a flagship phone. Hopefully Samsung will bring the Micro SD card slot back on the S22 Ultra. If not, there are too many competitors out there who have the feature, and most at a cheaper phone price. vgv
B.Cah 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Can someone tell me what that weird white model is at the beginning of the video?
Alvar Lagerlöf
Alvar Lagerlöf 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
That camera bump is worse
Wake No.
Wake No. 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Nah is beautiful, but not practical.
Umibuzo san
Umibuzo san 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
When you're reporting on a Samsung phone filled with LG ads.
RJmacpot720 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
thumbs down for the pen pun
E Parker
E Parker 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
still a curvy screen? Nah, I'll pass
Wake No.
Wake No. 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Only the ultra
Toxic the Man
Toxic the Man 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
You were good, background music was better :/
zuygj bnsv
zuygj bnsv 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
.“Look within and be depressed. Look without and be distressed . Look at Jesus and be at rest.”
Steve Goose
Steve Goose 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Anyone else sick of phone reviews that spend more than half the video on the cameras?
zuygj bnsv
zuygj bnsv 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Blu Bills
Blu Bills 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why Samsung?
Brett S
Brett S 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
These videos come out way too early
mctaboo 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I've been a Samsung user since S6 edge but this year Samsung decided to become Apple minus design minus SD card minus charger minus headphones minus price = I'm out. I'll wait for LG Rollable if it's not up to the hype I'll go back to iPhones even though I hate IOS.
BOGDAN SERBAN 3 महिन्यांपूर्वी
There's no compromises? WTH are you talking about? No jack, no sd card, no charger... Is this really the best phone anyone has to offer?
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