Maybe it’s because A certain fruit-named competitor has a new smartphone. Or perhaps the reason is that one of our favorite Android phone brands is about to release a promising successor soon. Whatever the reason, Samsung has for the first time lowered the price of its flagship Galaxy S21 Ultra to 900 900 on Amazon.
This Android smartphone was launched for $ 1,200 earlier this year, but it has changed between that and $ 1,000 for a few months. This week, the price dropped another 100 100. It’s still expensive for a smartphone – we have tons, many more affordable picks in our best Android phone guide – but it’s arguably the most Extra Android phone now. It has everything around it, including the best camera system.
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The Galaxy S21 Ultra has the best camera
Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Ultra (8/10, wired recommendation) was our favorite high-end camera phone for the better part of a year, mainly because its camera system is unmatched in the United States. This phone has two telephoto zoom cameras, a 3X and a 10X optical zoom. This means that you can zoom objects really far and still get spectacular results, something that is not yet possible on most smartphones. These two cameras are connected by an ultraviolet and a 108-megapixel main sensor, both of which capture very pleasing images. It remains the ultimate camera phone, though we’ll have to wait and see if Google’s upcoming Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro can reclaim the crown.
That’s just the camera. It’s almost the. One of the largest smartphones around with an inch-by-inch LED screen, which also has a 120-Hz refresh rate, and the whole thing is powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 chip. It will run all day on a single charge; Just remember to buy a separate charging adapter, as Samsung does not include one in the box.
There are some downsides. There’s no microSD card slot, so if you plan to take a lot of 8K video (stuck in HD or 4K), 128GB of storage will be filled. It’s a big phone and still quite expensive, even at a discount.
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