Update March 22 at 3:47 p.m. ET: Samsung offers the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (opens in new tab) for $999.99 with no trade-in required
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G is one of the best smartphones to buy — and one of the most expensive. Luckily, Samsung is running a massive sitewide sale (opens in new tab) that knocks hundreds off its latest flagship phone.
As part of the sale , you can get an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (opens in new tab)for $999.99 direct from Samsung. That's $200 off its normal price of $1,200 and the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's lowest price ever. To sweeten this deal, Samsung is tossing in $250 in credit to spend on accessories like the excellent Galaxy Buds Pro.
Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G deal
Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G Smartphone: was $1,200 now $1,000 @ Samsung (opens in new tab)
At $200 off, the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G is at its lowest price yet. It packs everything we love about the Galaxy S21 into a bigger body. It bumps you up to a 6.8-inch, 12GB of RAM, and a high capacity 5,000mAh battery.
As an alternative, if you have a phone to trade-in, you can get the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G for as low a $299.99.
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G in this deal packs a 6.8-inch, (3200 x 1440) 120Hz AMOLED 2X display, Snapdragon 888 octa-core CPU, 12GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and a 5,000mAh battery.
Perfect for content creators the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G's 108MP rear wide camera lens and 40MP selfie lens lets you capture pro-grade quality images. Its 100X dual-lens zoom and up to 8K video @ 24fps, lets you shoot your next feature film right on your Galaxy phone.
Although we didn't test this Galaxy phone model, in our Galaxy S20 FE review, we were impressed by its bright,120Hz display, versatile camera, and excellent performance. While the Galaxy S20 FE is the best Samsung phone for most people, the Galaxy S21 Utra's Snapdragon 888 CPU speed destroys the Galaxy S20 FE's older Snapdragon 865's chip.
As sister site, Tom's Guide reports in their Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G review (opens in new tab), it scored 3,440 in Geekbench 5 overall performance tests, surpassing the Galaxy S20 FE's 2,928 multi-core score. You can expect the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G to deliver seamless day-to-day multitasking and gaming. It's also expected to receive Google's forthcoming Android 12 software update later this year.