FLAGSHIP SMARTPHONE RELEASE IN INDONESIA – Although the economy is still disrupted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, smartphone vendors are still confident in filling the Indonesian market with various flagship phones that are expensive. In fact, throughout 2021 there have been more than 10 series of flagship phones from various brands available in the country. Some of them are the iPhone 13 Series from Apple, the Galaxy S21 Series from Samsung, to the Vivo X70 Series from Vivo.
So, what flagship phones have been released in the Indonesian market throughout 2021? Let’s look at the information in the following list:
Apple launched four new iPhone models in 2021, consisting of the iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 Pro Max. Each of these phones has a 5.4-inch, 6.1-inch, 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch screen. All iPhone 13 models themselves are equipped with the A15 Bionic chipset and are equipped with two rear cameras consisting of a 12 MP main camera and a 12 MP ultrawide camera. Especially for the “Pro” and “Pro Max” models, there is a 12 MP telephoto camera equipped with a LiDAR sensor to scan three-dimensional objects targeted by the device. In addition, both models have a display with a 120 Hz refresh rate dubbed the ProMotion Display. The iPhone 13 lineup itself was launched globally on September 14, 2021, but can only be ordered in Indonesia from November 12, 2021. In Indonesia, the iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 Pro Max are each sold at the lowest prices. Rp 13 million, Rp 15 million, Rp 18.5 million, and Rp 20 million.
Samsung introduced three new Galaxy S Series phone models for 2021, namely the Galaxy S21, S21 Plus, and S21 Ultra. These three phones have screens measuring 6.2 inches, 6.7 inches, and 6.8 inches, respectively. All three phones are powered by the Exynos 2100 or Snapdragon 888 chipset, depending on the respective market. Indonesia itself gets the Galaxy S21 Series version of the Exynos 2100. The Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus are both equipped with four cameras, each with a resolution of 12 MP, 12 MP (ultrawide), and 64 MP (telephoto). While the Galaxy S21 Ultra has four cameras, consisting of a 108 MP main camera, a 10 MP “periscope” camera, a 10 MP telephoto camera, and a 12 MP ultrawide camera. Samsung itself launched the Galaxy S21 Series on January 14, 2021 and can already be ordered on the same day (specifically for the Galaxy S21 Plus and S21 Ultra). While the “regular” Galaxy S21 orders open on February 5, 2021. In the country, the Galaxy S21, S21 Plus, and S21 Ultra are sold at the lowest prices of Rp. 13 million, Rp. 16 million, and Rp. 19 million.