New leak hints S21 Ultra could pack an S Pen in an unusual spot Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra

Recent rumors have suggested the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra will support the S Pen stylus, but without the slot found in Samsung’s Note series of phones where it’s typically housed. Thanks to a new leak, we know where it could be stored: in an external folio case fitted around the S21 Ultra.

Housing the S Pen in a case isn’t the most elegant solution, but it keeps the stylus handy without needing to drastically redesign the S21 Ultra – after which it would, well, look like a Note phone. The cases, shown in photos acquired by tech site WinFuture and tweeted by Roland Quandt, look like standard phone folio cases, though it looks like the S Pen will clip in on the left side of the S21 Ultra, with the folio wrapping around it: