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Global Score
11.6710.28
Basic Information
SamsungApple
Android 11iOS 14.x
2021-01-292020-11-13
6.50 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches5.18 x 2.53 x 0.29 inches
8.04 ounces4.76 ounces
Phantom black and SilverBlack, Blue, Green, Purple, Red and White
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus)Aluminum and Glass
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 966.00$ 699.00
Display / Screen
6.8 inches5.4 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 2340 x 1080 pixels
Dynamic AMOLED OLED
516 pixels per inch477 pixels per inch
1500 cd/m2 brightness1200 cd/m2 brightness
No touch screenNo touch screen
9.89.4
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipsetApple A14 Bionic chipset
Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processor64-bit, 5 nm (Hexa-Core 3100 MHz) processor
12 GB RAM4 GB RAM
Adreno 660 GPUYes GPU
9.729.81
Storage
128 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
10.17.7
Camera
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP12.00 MP + 12.00 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/1.60 aperture
24.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.75 inches (1/1.33") sensor--
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (60 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video1920 x 1080 (240 fps) (Full HD) slow motion video
13.7510.01
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
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, Dual SIM
10.710.7
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery2227mAh Li - Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
4.963.2
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.1 Bluetooth 5.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
Fingerprint ID Scanner--
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
FM Radio--

Comparison review

The Galaxy S21 Ultra is better than iPhone 12 mini, getting a 11.67 score against 10.28. Galaxy S21 Ultra works with Android 11 operating system, while iPhone 12 mini comes with iOS 14.x operating system. Although it's the best we compare here, it must be told that it is also a incredibly heavier and thicker phone.

The Apple iPhone 12 mini counts with a little better performance than Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra, although it has 8 GB lesser RAM and an inferior number of cores (although they are faster). Galaxy S21 Ultra features a bit sharper screen than Apple iPhone 12 mini, because it has a higher 1440 x 3200 resolution, a larger display, a just a little better display pixel density and a bit brighter display.

The Galaxy S21 Ultra takes much clearer videos and photos than iPhone 12 mini, because although it has a smaller diafragm aperture, it also counts with a way higher 7680x4320 video quality and a lot higher 108 megapixels resolution camera. The Galaxy S21 Ultra counts with a way bigger memory capacity for applications and games than Apple iPhone 12 mini, because it has 64 GB more internal storage capacity.

Galaxy S21 Ultra features a much better battery performance than iPhone 12 mini, because it has a 125% bigger battery capacity.

Galaxy S21 Ultra is more expensive than the Apple iPhone 12 mini, but it's still a good choice, as you can get a better phone for that extra money.