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Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon)

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon)
$699
Brand: Samsung
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen
  • Camera 12MP Triple Main / 32 MP front
  • Memory 6/8GB RAM with 128/256 GB ROM
  • Platform Snapdragon 888 / Android 12

Our Rating

The review rating is based on accessment of the device by experts, and opinions of trusted YouTube reviewers.

8.3
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon) Highlights and Overview

Samsung Galaxy S21 Fan Edition FE (Snapdragon model) is the direct successor to the Galaxy S20 FE of last year, and come in a 6.4-inches display with Full-HD+ resolution. The screen panel is Dynamic AMOLED 2X with upto 120Hz refresh rate, slammed with Corning Gorilla Victus protection. Interestingly, the phone boot Android 12 with One UI 4.0 out of the box.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon) Full Specification and Price | DroidAfrica

The device takes processing power from Qualcomm’s top of the range Snapdragon 888 octa-core CPU with a peak clock speed of 2.84GHz, along with Adreno 660 GPU. Storage options on the Galaxy S21 FE includes 6GB RAM with 128GB ROM and 8GB RAM with either 128/256GB built-in storage. No space for external SD-card.

As for the camera department, there are three snappers on the phone’s rear; a 12-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8, Dual Pixel PDAF and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS); 12-megapixel ultrawide cam and a third 8-megapixel telephoto shooter PDAF and up to 3x optical zoom.

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Color options on the device includes White, Olive Graphite and Lavender. The model is powered by a 4500mAh battery that support 25W wired and 15W wireless fast charging, and come with under-screen fingerprint scanner. It also support both single and dual SIM slots, depending your region, and has reverse wireless charging as well. The full specs of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is detailed in the table below.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon) Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 andamp;amp;amp; SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only)
- CDMA 800 / 1900 / TD-SCDMA
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network Bands LTE band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66, 71
5G Network Bands 5G band 2, 5, 25, 41, 66, 71, 260, 261 SA/NSA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (CA), 5G

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 155.7 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm
Weight 177 grams
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass Vectus)
- Plastic back
- Aluminum frame
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type Dynamic AMOLED 2X touchscreen / 16M colors / 120H refresh / HDR10+
Size 6.4 inches, (85.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (411 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 12, One UI 4
Chipset Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4x1.80 GHz Kryo 680
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 660

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 6GB + 128GB / 8GB + 128GB / 8GB + 256GB
Card Slot No

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 12 MP, f/1.8, 1/1.76" sensor size, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
Telephoto: 8MP, f/2.4, 28mm, PDAF, OIS, 4x optical zoom
Ultrawide: 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 123˚
Camera Features Autofocus, Face detection, LED Flash, Panorama, HDR, gyro-EIS
Video Resolution 4K/1080@30/60fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 32-megapixel punch hole camera
Video Resolution 4K/1080@30/60fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
Speaker Location Placed at the basement and top
Audio Jack Type No

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
FM Radio No

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 4500mAh battery
Wireless Charging Yes, Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Snapdragon) User Reviews and Opinions

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