In February, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20 Ultra. Today, the South Korean company held a launch event to announce the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition smartphone. The Galaxy S20 FE has arrived as the successor to the Galaxy S10 Lite that went official at the beginning of this year.
The Galaxy S20 Fan Edition that is positioned below than the Galaxy S20 offers an Infinity-O punch-hole display. The smartphone is driven by a flagship chipset and it features a 12megapixel triple camera system. Depending on the market, smartphone comes with 5G or LTE connectivity support.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE specifications and features
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is an IP68 certified water-resistant device that a polycarbonate rear panel. The device is fitted with a 6.5-inch S-AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels, 120Hz refresh rate, a 20:9 aspect ratio and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The screen of the S20 FE is integrated with an optical fingerprint reader. Its bezels are slightly thicker than the Galaxy S20.
Like the other S20 series smartphones, the Galaxy S20 FE is fueled by the Snapdragon 865 mobile platform and up to 8GB of LPPDR5 RAM. The phone is being offered in 128GB and 256GB storage variants. There’s a 4G variant as well, which will be powered by the Exynos 990 SoC. The device is backed a 4,500mAh battery that is coupled with 25W charging, wireless charging, and reverse charging. The retail package of the device includes a 15W charger.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition sports a 32-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. The rectangular camera module on the phone’s back has a 12-megapixel main camera with f/1.8 aperture and OIS, a 123-degree 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor with OIS and 3x optical zoom support. The smartphone is capable of capturing 4K UHD videos.
Apart from the onboard UFS 3.1 storage up to 256GB, the device offers users a dedicated microSD card slot. The phone runs Android 10 with OneUI 2.5. The smartphone offers other features like dual-SIM support, 5G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C, and AKG tuned stereo speakers.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE pricing and availability
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE arrives with a starting price of $699 (~Rs 51,400) and will go on sale starting October 2nd. Cloud Red, Cloud Orange, Cloud Lavender, Cloud Mint, Cloud Navy, and Cloud White are the six colour variants of the smartphone.