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Global Score
11.679.34
Basic Information
SamsungSamsung
Android 11Android 4.4.2
2021-01-292014-06-23
6.50 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches
8.04 ounces5.11 ounces
Phantom black and SilverBlack, Blue, Gold and White
Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus)--
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 966.00$ 249.00
Display / Screen
6.8 inches5.1 inches
3200 x 1440 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
Dynamic AMOLED Super AMOLED
516 pixels per inch432 pixels per inch
1500 cd/m2 brightness--
No touch screenCapacitive, Multi-touch
9.89.1
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 chipset
Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm (Octa-Core 2840 MHz) processorKrait 450 (Quad-Core 2500 MHz) processor
12 GB RAM2 GB (800 MHz) RAM
Adreno 660 GPUAdreno 420 (500 MHz) GPU
9.729.36
Storage
128 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
10.16.72
Camera
108.00 MP + 40.00 MP16.00 MP + 2.10 MP
f/1.80 aperturef/2.20 aperture
24.00mm focal length--
0.75 inches (1/1.33") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") sensor
7680 x 4320 (24 fps) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (960 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
13.759.79
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
5G, 5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMMicro SIM
10.77.2
Battery Life
5000mAh Li - Polymer Battery2800mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
Wireless Charging--
--390 hours standby time
21 hours talk time
4.964.32
Other Features
Bluetooth 5.1 Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
--Infra-red port
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint 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 has a score of 11.67, which is a lot better than the Galaxy S5 Plus's 9.34 overall score. Both phones in our current comparison work with Android OS (operating system), but the Galaxy S21 Ultra has the previous 11 version while Galaxy S5 Plus has Android 4.4.2 version. Even though Galaxy S21 Ultra is noticeably newer than Galaxy S5 Plus, it's noticeably heavier and just a bit thicker.

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra counts with a little sharper display than Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus, because it has a much bigger screen, a little bit greater pixels density and a much higher resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixels. Galaxy S21 Ultra features a much bigger storage capacity for applications, games, photos and videos than Galaxy S5 Plus, because although it has no SD memory slot, it also counts with 128 GB internal storage.

Galaxy S21 Ultra counts with a bit better performance than Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus, because although it has doesn't have an additional graphics co-processor, it also counts with 4 more cpu cores and a greater amount of RAM memory. The Galaxy S21 Ultra has a lot better camera than Galaxy S5 Plus, because it has a way bigger sensor shooting much better quality videos and pictures, a lot higher video definition, a lot better 108 MP resolution back facing camera and a bigger aperture to capture better low-light photos and videos.

Galaxy S21 Ultra has improved battery life than Galaxy S5 Plus, because it has a 5000mAh battery capacity.

Although Galaxy S21 Ultra is a better device, it costs a lot more than Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus, and it doesn't have such a good quality/price relation as the Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus. If you want to save some money, you can buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus, and give up a couple features and specs, but you will get the most out of your savings.