Update 4, December 17 (12:10 ET) ― Galaxy S21 FE specs details
Galaxy S21 FE Specs
Samsung is holding the CES 2022 pre-show keynote on January 4. It is expected that the company will unveil the Galaxy S21 FE at the event.
Now WinFuture published a new report with full specs sheet of the Galaxy S21 FE. As per the report, Samsung’s Galaxy S21 FE 5G to come with the following specs:
- Flat 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2x display with FHD+ resolution
- Gorilla Glass Victus protection
- 120Hz refresh rate
- Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 5nm chipset
- 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage
- A triple-lens rear camera system
- Dual-phase detection autofocus
- Optical image stabilization
- 4,500mAh battery with Wireless PowerShare
- IP68 rating for dust and water resistance
- 32MP front camera
- Wi-Fi 6 support
- Under-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
Update 3, December 09 (01:26 ET) ― Galaxy S21 FE One UI 4.0 Software
May come pre-installed Android 12-based One UI 4.0
The Galaxy S21 FE could be the first Samsung phone to run Android 12-based One UI 4.0/4.1 OS out-of-the-box.
According to a report from SamMobile, there a software for the Galaxy S21 FE (SM-G990E) which is already running Samsung One UI 4 based on Android 12.
Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy S21 FE in January next year, with the Galaxy S22 series likely coming in February.
Update 2, December 02 (21:30 ET) ― Galaxy S21 FE price
Samsung Galaxy S21 price
Thanks to Roland Quandt of WinFuture, who recently shared renders of the Galaxy S21 FE. In addition, Quandt shares some specifications and prices for the device.
The US variant of the Galaxy S21 FE has a 6.5-inch FHD OLED display, a Snapdragon 888 processor, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and a 4,500 mAh battery. For the camera, the camera would be a 12MP primary camera, secondary 12MP, and 8MP lens, you will also get a 32MP front camera. It will pack with Android 11 out of the box.
For the price, the unlocked Galaxy S21 FE will cost you $699 in the US.
Update 1, December 01 (11:50 ET) ― Galaxy S21 FE high-res renders
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE high-res renders
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has a triple rear camera setup alongside an LED flash, while, the camera module features a Wide, an Ultrawide, and a Telephoto sensor. On the front, it comes with an sAMOLED punch-hole cutout display, while Samsung calls it an Infinity-O screen.
You can check out the latest Galaxy S21 FE leaked renders below, thanks to winfuture.de.
UPDATE: Real-life images – November 18
We now have real-life images of the Galaxy S21 FE before the official launch. Thanks to a Twitter user, who shared the information about the upcoming Galaxy phone.
According to a tweet, the phone has a plastic back, is light in weight, there’s no headphone jack, 120hz display, and awesome camera. Check the embedded tweets below.
SAMSUNG S21 FE 5G
It has plastics back
But it's light weight
no headphone jack
Awesome camera #Samsung #SamsungGalaxyS21FE @AmreliaRuhez pic.twitter.com/wtZk7lCFEt
— Abhishek Soni (@Abhisheksoni130) November 12, 2021
Bottom and top look of S21 FE 5G
It has metal frame with plastic back.
No SD card slot#Samsung #SamsungS21FE5G#SamsungGalaxyS21FE pic.twitter.com/HCnnSFCin7
— Abhishek Soni (@Abhisheksoni130) November 13, 2021
NOVEMBER 17: Galaxy S21 FE Release Date
Samsung is planning up to launch the much-awaited Galaxy S21 FE smartphone early next year. Recently, famous tipster John Prosser revealed that Samsung will release the Galaxy S21 FE (fan version) on January 4, 2022, at the first Unpacked event in 2022.
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Apart from the release date, sources said that the South Korean tech giant will not let users pre-order the Galaxy S21 FE, which will be available on January 11, 2022. It is worth noting that the Galaxy S22 series can be released on February 18, 2022.
Previously reports claimed that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has produced only 10,000 units, which is quite low. Hence, it is expected that the device may be available in limited countries/regions, or the company may have other plans, which will be announced tentatively.
Earlier, it is suggested that the Galaxy S21 FE will be equipped with Snapdragon 888 / Exynos 2100 SoC, pre-installed with Android 11-based One UI 3.1, Infinity-O sAMOLED display, 45W fast charging support, triple rear cameras, and more.