Camera benchmarking site, DxOMark reveals the performance results of Samsung’s flagship photography Galaxy S21 Ultra. As a result, Samsung’s flagship smartphone won a score of 121 points.
Galaxy S21 Ultra has a photo score of 128 points, 76 points Zoom, and 98 points video. Unfortunately, the results of the Samsung score Galaxy S21 Ultra still lower than Samsung’s previous flagship, the Galaxy S20 Ultra, which scored 126 points.
Weak point Galaxy S21 Ultra is the performance of the two telephoto lenses that are less than optimal because the image quality is less sharp and has poor color detail.
Both telephoto cameras use a 10 megapixel resolution sensor. But the lenses used are different, namely a lens with a focal length of 70 mm (full frame equivalent) f / 2.4 for 3x telephoto, and a periscope lens with a focal length of 240 mm (full frame equivalent) f / 4.9 for 10x telephoto.
With a 10x optical zoom range (compared to the main camera), the Galaxy S21 telephoto camera can perform digital zoom better than the previous Galaxy S20 telephoto camera, even though the resolution is less (10 MP versus 48 MP).
Usually, the medium optical zoom technique (3x) is used for portrait mode shooting, while the long distance optical zoom (10x) is used to see the details of distant objects.
Apart from these shortcomings, the results are great Galaxy S21 Ultra overall is considered quite good, as quoted by GSMArena.
However, there are notes about autofocus that are considered less stable. Noise is also slightly visible, both indoors and outdoors. For main (108 MP, f / 1.8) and ultrawide (12 MP, f / 2.2) camera performance, DxOMARK note that the displayed image has an accurate exposure
For video, Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra earned a score of 98 points. Video recording at 4K resolution (60 fps), performance Galaxy S21 Ultra rated on par with other smartphones such as the Huawei P40 and Google Pixel 4a.
The video stabilizer feature is also considered effective when the user is recording an object in a standing position. Galaxy S21 Ultra supports video recording with Full HD resolution up to 120 fps, 4K to 60 fps, and 8k with a frame rate of 24 fps.