After a long wait, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has finally been launched. The flagship device has been a rumour mill favourite for months on end. In fact, the device was previously rumoured to have been cancelled as well. The smartphone has gone official as a successor to the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE. We know of its price, specs and availability so let us take a quick look at it!
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE price starts at $699.99 for the 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant. This converts to roughly around Rs. 52,200. Further, there is another 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage variant which comes with a price tag of $769.99. Now, this converts to approximately Rs. 57,400 in the Indian currency. The smartphone comes in the Graphite, White, Olive and Lavender colour options.
When it comes to the availability of the device, it will go on sale in the US and European regions from January 11, 2022. From the looks of it, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE launch date in India is seemingly and hopefully going to be announced soon.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Specifications
Starting off with the display, the flagship Samsung device comes with a 6.4-inch full-HD+ Infinity-O Dynamic AMOLED display. In addition, the display boasts a fast 120Hz refresh rate as well. We also get a touch sampling rate of 240Hz on a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. There is Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on top as well.
Processor and Software
On the processor front, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. This flagship 5G chipset pairs up with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. Depending on the region, there is another variant that packs the Exynos 2100 5G chipset. In terms of software, the flagship smartphone runs on Android 12 OS with the OneUI 4.0 custom skin on top.
The Galaxy S21 FE offers a triple rear camera setup. The setup includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor with an aperture of f/1.8, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor with 123-degree FoV and an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor with 3x optical zoom. At the front, there is a 32-megapixel selfie shooter.
Battery Capacity, Dimensions and Other Features
The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE specs include a 4,500mAh battery. This rated battery capacity pairs up with 25W fast charging support. Additionally, the device also offers support for 15W wireless fast charging alongside Wireless Power Share.
Talking about connectivity options, it includes 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS and NFC. There is also a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. The device comes with an IP68 water resistance rating as well. Additional features include Dolby Atmos support and an in-display fingerprint sensor. Lastly, when it comes to dimensions, the device measures 155.7 x 74.5 x 7.9mm and weighs 177 grams.