Samsung Galaxy S21 FE was scheduled to launch this year, however, it was said to get delayed due to several issues. While Samsung hasn’t shared any official detail yet, fresh leaks on the line suggest the phone launch as early as January next year. Also Read - Explained: Why phones with removable batteries are never coming back
Prominent leakster Evan Blass in a recent Twitter post revealed the upcoming Galaxy S21 FE to debut on January 11, most likely at CES 2022. The tipster even shared ‘frontal renders’ of the phone with different wallpapers showing January, and the front panel having minimum side-bezels and centered punch-hole cutout. Meanwhile, tipster Ishan Agarwal in collaboration with 91Mobiles shared price details of the Galaxy S21 FE. Also Read - Global chip shortage to continue through 2022: Report
As per the tipster, the phone could cost GBP 699 (around Rs 70,000) for the 6GB/128GB storage model, while the 8GB/256GB model is said to cost GBP 749 (around Rs 75,000). Also Read - Samsung reveals Unpacked 2022 event date to launch Galaxy S22 series
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE specs (expected)
Past leaks have suggested the upcoming Galaxy S-series phone to sport a 6.4-inch “Flat Dynamic AMOLED 2x” Infinity-O display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The display could have Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on top.
In terms of hardware, Samsung might either offer Snapdragon 888 or Exynos 2100 SoC depending on the region. The mobile platform will likely be paired with up to 8GB RAM, and 256GB of native storage.
For photography, the phone is rumoured to offer a triple rear camera setup comprising of a 12-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel telephoto lens, and a 12-megapixel ultrawide lens. For selfies, the centered punch-hole cutout might accommodate a 32-megapixel shooter. Samsung Galaxy S21 FE could be backed by a 4,500mAh battery, and have fast charging and wireless PowerShare support as well.