The Galaxy S23 Ultra leads the charge when it comes to Samsung’s 2023 flagships and earns its Ultra moniker with a slew of hardware upgrades and software features that makes it an absolute beast. It’s admittedly an iterative upgrade over its predecessor, with a new primary camera and a faster processor being the noteworthy changes. However, with people holding on to their smartphones — flagships in particular — for longer, it’s not the most recent Ultra we look at. Instead, we compare Samsung’s latest with the S21 Ultra and see if it’s time to upgrade from the two-year-old phone. Here’s our take on the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra vs Galaxy S21 Ultra battle!

Galaxy S23 Ultra vs Galaxy S21 Ultra: At a glance