The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has appeared in live images on Twitter, showcasing the familiar design and plastic construction of the company’s smartphone, which is expected to launch early next year. The images surfaced almost a week after specs and marketing images of the Galaxy S21 FE were leaked online. The device, which many were expecting to receive this year, is rumored to appear at CES 2022 in January; According to reports, it could be powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 2100 SoC or Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888.
According to the images posted by the user on Twitter GSMArena noted that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has a plastic construction. The device is similar to the Samsung Galaxy S21 series, including the rear camera protrusion. An image posted online shows the device in black with a triple camera setup. According to previous leaks, the Galaxy S21 FE is expected to feature a 64MP main touchpad as well as an ultra-wide sensor and a depth sensor.
We previously reported that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE was supposed to be spotted on Geekbench with the Exynos 2100 SoC, while Samsung is expected to sell the upcoming device in white, lavender, cream and black. Meanwhile, images shared by a Twitter user suggest the Galaxy S21 FE may have a screen similar to the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE with a punch-hole camera. A screen can also be seen showing a setting to allow reverse wireless charging, which suggests the device may have retained its predecessor’s ability to wirelessly charge accessories using the built-in 4,500mAh battery.
The user also shared more information about the specifications of the Galaxy S21 FE, most of which have appeared in previous leaks on the Internet.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE specs (expected)
Based on previous leaks about the device, the Galaxy S21 FE is expected to launch with either the Exynos 2100 SoC or Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, depending on the market. The device can be equipped with up to 12 GB of RAM and up to 256 GB of storage. The device features a 6.4-inch Full-HD + AMOLED display (1080×2,340 pixels) with a 120Hz refresh rate and can come with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The front of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE can house a 64MP triple camera including an ultra-wide angle sensor as well as a depth sensor.
The front of the device is expected to feature a 32MP camera sensor located in the center of the hole. Previous reports have suggested that Samsung may add an in-screen fingerprint sensor to the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE. The device is expected to support 5G connectivity, Bluetooth 5.1 and Wi-Fi 6. The device was previously expected to be released during the company’s Galaxy Unpacked Part 2 event on October 20, but is now expected to arrive by CES 2022 in January.