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Basic Information
Android 12, 11Android 11
6.30 x 2.96 x 0.33 inches5.97 x 2.80 x 0.31 inches
6.67 ounces6.03 ounces
--Gray, Phantom pink, Violet and White
Plastic and Plastic Aluminum and Plastic
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
--$ 722.00
Display / Screen
6.5 inches6.2 inches
2400 x 1080 pixels 2400 x 1080 pixels
405 pixels per inch424 pixels per inch
--1300 cd/m2 brightness
No touch screenNo touch screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SM7225 (8 nm) chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset
Kryo 570, 64-bit, 8 nm (Octa-Core 2200 MHz) processorKryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor
Adreno 619 GPUAdreno 660 GPU
128 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
microSDXC (up to 1 TB) external memory slotNo SD card slot
64.00 MP + 32.00 MP12.00 MP + 10.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.80 aperture
26.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.59 inches (1/1.7") sensor0.57 inches (1/1.76") sensor
3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution
1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA
Nano SIMNano SIM
Battery Life
4500mAh Battery4000mAh Li - Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparison review

The Galaxy S21 is just a bit better than the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G, with a 91.8 score against 91.3. The Galaxy S21 is a a little thinner and just a bit lighter cellphone than Samsung Galaxy A52 5G, even when they were only released with a couple months difference. Both of these phones come with Android OS (Operating System), but Galaxy S21 has older 11 version and Samsung Galaxy A52 5G has Android 12 version.

The Galaxy S21 has a more vivid display than Galaxy A52 5G, because although it has a bit smaller display, and they both have the same exact resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, the Galaxy S21 also counts with a just a bit higher pixel density. The Galaxy A52 5G features a much greater storage to store more apps and games than Galaxy S21, and although they both have exactly the same internal memory capacity, the Galaxy A52 5G also has an external memory card slot that allows a maximum of 1 TB.

The Galaxy S21 has a bit superior CPU than Samsung Galaxy A52 5G, and although they both have 8 CPU cores, the Galaxy S21 also has 2 GB more RAM. The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G counts with a much better camera than Galaxy S21, and although they both have the same 3840x2160 (4K) video resolution and the same camera aperture, the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G also has a larger camera sensor capturing better quality videos and photos, a back camera with a way better resolution and higher video frame rates.

Galaxy A52 5G features a bit superior battery performance than Samsung Galaxy S21, because it has 4500mAh of battery capacity instead of 4000mAh.

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