Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G SM-G988B 128GB vs. Samsung Galaxy A21s SM-A217F/DS 32GB

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G SM-G988B 128GB

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G SM-G988B 128GB

2.7

£749.99

£789.99 Incl. delivery
Samsung Galaxy A21s SM-A217F/DS 32GB

Samsung Galaxy A21s SM-A217F/DS 32GB

4.1

£147.99

Free delivery
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
40 megapixels
13 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS), Electronic image stabilization (EIS), Optical zoom
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp
Effective pixels
108 megapixels
48 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
1.8
2
Number of rear cameras
4 ​
4 ​
Sensor format
1/1,33"
1/2"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
960 fps
30 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280x720 (HD 720) pixels
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
7680x4320 (8K Ultra HD) pixels
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
2G (GSM)
Yes
Yes
3G (UMTS)
Yes
Yes
HSPA+
Yes
Yes
4G (LTE)
Yes
Yes
4G: Speed (down/up)
Cat.20/13: 2000/150 Mbit/s
5G (NR)
Yes
No
Frequency range (5G)
FR1 (Sub-6 GHz)
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
aptX, SBC
SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS
NFC
Yes
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Streaming standards
Data connector
USB
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
Yes
USB version
3 (Gen 1)
2.0
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
No
Yes
Type of connection
3.5 mm
Colour
Black, White, Grey
Black, Silver, Blue, White
Developed especially for seniors
No
No
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
8.8 mm
8.9 mm
Height
166.9 mm
163.7 mm
Width
76 mm
75.3 mm
Product weight
222 g
192 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Built-in wireless charging
Yes
No
Wireless standard
QI, PMA
Dual SIM card support
Yes
Yes
Hybrid Dual Sim
Yes
No
Features
ANT+, Built-in stereo speakers, eSIM
FM radio
Security
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
Yes
Yes
Type of quick charge
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charge
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charge
Water resistant
Yes
No
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP68
Series
Galaxy S20
Galaxy A21
Aspect ratio
20:9
20:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display, HDR, 120Hz refresh rate
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
LCD
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
511 PPI
270 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
1440x3200 pixels
720x1600 pixels
Screen size
6.9 inches
6.5 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Glass, Aluminium
RAM size
12GB
3GB
Release year
2020
2020
Battery capacity
5000 mAh
5000 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
ARM Mali-G77 MP11
ARM Mali-G52 MP6
Processor core type
8 (Octa) Core
8 (Octa) Core
Processor speed
2.73 GHz
2 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Samsung Exynos 990
Samsung Exynos 850
Operating system (latest version)
Android 10 (Android Q)
Android 10 (Android Q)
Support for alternative firmware
Android One
Internal storage space (size)
128 GB
32 GB
Memory card reader
Yes
Yes
Compatible memory cards
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Maximum memory card size
1TB
512GB