Poco M3 Vs Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Poco M3 vs Samsung Galaxy M21 2021

Should you buy POCO M3 or Samsung Galaxy M21 2021? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage, battery capacity, opera...ting system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsPOCO M3Samsung Galaxy M21 2021
Price8990.011399.0
Operating SystemAndroid v10 (Q)Android v11
Battery6000 mAh6000 mAh
Display6.53 inches (16.59 cm)6.4 inches (16.26 cm)
Camera48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP And 8 MP48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP And 20 MP
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery

6000 mAh 6000 mAh

Display

Display

6.53 inches (16.59 cm) 6.4 inches (16.26 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera

8 MP 20 MP

Processor

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

RAM

RAM

6 GB 4 GB

Rear Camera

Rear Camera

48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

6000 mAh 6000 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Fast, 18W Yes, Fast, 15W

Removable

Removable

No No

Standby time

Standby Time

Up to 672 Hours(4G) -

TalkTime

TalkTime

- Up to 49 Hours(4G)

Type

Type

Li-Polymer Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

Design

Build Material

Build Material

Back: Plastic Back: Plastic

Colours

Colours

Power Black, Cool Blue, Poco Yellow Arctic Blue, Charcoal Black

Height

Height

162.3 mm 159 mm

Thickness

Thickness

9.6 mm 8.9 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

Yes, Splash proof -

Weight

Weight

197 grams Below 192 grams

Width

Width

77.3 mm 75.1 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9 19.5:9

Bezel-less display

Bezel-less display

Yes with waterdrop notch Yes with notch

Brightness

Brightness

400 nits 420 nits

Display Type

Display Type

IPS LCD Super AMOLED

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

395 ppi 403 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate

60 Hz 60 Hz

Resolution

Resolution

1080x2340 px (FHD+) 1080x2340 px (FHD+)

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3 Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Screen Size

Screen Size

6.53 inches (16.59 cm) 6.4 inches (16.26 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.25 % 84.02 %

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

90.34 % -

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Front Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

- No

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Single Single

Flash

Flash

No No

Resolution

Resolution

8 MP f/2.05, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size) 20 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length)

Video Recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
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General

Brand

Brand

POCO Samsung

Custom UI

Custom UI

MIUI Samsung One UI

Launch Date

Launch Date

February 3, 2021 (Official) July 26, 2021 (Official)

Operating System

Operating System

Android v10 (Q) Android v11

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes Yes

Camera Features

Camera Features

Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus 10 x Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Triple Triple

Flash

Flash

Yes, LED Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

8000 x 6000 Pixels 8000 x 6000 Pixels

OIS

OIS

- No

Resolution

Resolution

48 MP f/1.79, Wide Angle (79° field-of-view), Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(1.75µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(1.75µm pixel size) 48 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera

Sensor

Sensor

S5KGM1, ISOCELL Plus S5KGM2, ISOCELL Plus

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1280x720 @ 30 fps 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

3.5 mm 3.5 mm

FM Radio

FM Radio

Yes -

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes Yes

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.0

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC

No No

Network Support

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SAR Value

SAR Value

Head: 0.868 W/kg, Body: 0.865 W/kg Head: 0.47 W/kg

SIM 1

SIM 1

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz Yes, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

CPU

CPU

Octa core (2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260) Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Chipset

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Fabrication

Fabrication

11 nm 10 nm

Graphics

Graphics

Adreno 610 Mali-G72 MP3

RAM type

RAM Type

LPDDR4X LPDDR4X

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side Rear

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Yes, Up to 512 GB Yes, Up to 512 GB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

64 GB 64 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type

UFS 2.1 UFS 2.1

USB OTG

USB OTG

Yes Yes

User Available Storage

User Available Storage

Up to 47.4 GB Up to 48.6 GB
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