Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G is official: these are its features and price

Within the framework of the CES 2022 technology fair Samsung announced the official launch of the expected Galaxy S21 FE 5G a more affordable version of its flagship from last year that packs “select premium features” related to performance, cameras and connectivity.

The name ‘FE’ refers to the term Fan edition since it is a model dedicated to the followers of the brand. “We are focused on delivering a smartphone that meets your most important needs,” said TM Roh, president and director of the Mobile Experience business at Samsung Electronics.

The phone integrates a 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen with Full HD + resolution, 120 Hz refresh rate and 240 Hz touch sampling rate. It is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.

The back is made of composite plastic material with a matte finish available in four different colors. Like the other models in the series, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G It features the Contour-Cut frame that integrates the housing with the camera module.

Also, the phone has IP68 certification for resistance to water and dust (it can withstand submersion of up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes), a USB Type-C port, an optical fingerprint reader and NFC support.

At the performance level, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G It comes equipped with the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor that comes with 5G capabilities. This configuration is accompanied by 6 GB / 8 GB of RAM memory and 128 GB / 256 GB of internal storage.

Has a 4,500 mAh battery which supports super fast 25W cable charging and promises to fill more than 50% in just 30 minutes. In addition, it supports 15W wireless charging 2.0. As an operating system, it runs One UI 4 based on the latest version of Android 12.

On a photographic level, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G a 32 MP front camera and a system of triple rear camera composed of a 12 MP main lens, a 12 MP ultra wide angle and an 8 MP telephoto (30x spatial zoom).

The new Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G will go on sale from January 11 for a price from $ 699 through the company website, telephone operators and selected stores. It will be available in four color options: olive, lavender, white, and graphite.