A person guide for Samsung’s Galaxy S21 FE (aka “Fan Version”) has been revealed on-line by SamMobile, giving us one other take a look at the unannounced midrange counterpart to the corporate’s Galaxy S21 flagship. As you’d anticipate from a guide, the doc spends extra time outlining use the telephone than it does describing its specs, but it surely’s a information for what’s to return.
For starters, photos included within the guide seem to verify that previously leaked renders are correct. Which means we’re taking a look at an identical design to the Galaxy S21, albeit seemingly with a much less premium end. Three cameras are proven on the S21 FE’s rear whereas on the entrance there’s an in-display fingerprint scanner and a hole-punch notch for a selfie digicam.
Different particulars talked about within the guide embrace an IP68 score for mud and water resistance, an ultra-wide digicam, and assist for Samsung’s Wi-fi DeX software program to permit the telephone to reflect its show to supported TVs and use its display as a touchpad. There’s no signal of a headphone jack, microSD card slot (which appeared on final 12 months’s S20 FE), or an included charging brick within the field.
By way of specs, SamMobile notes that earlier rumors declare the telephone will probably be powered by a Snapdragon 888 or Exynos 2100 processor relying available on the market, which might put it roughly consistent with the Galaxy S21 flagship from earlier this 12 months. Its battery is predicted to have a capability of 4,500mAh, with assist for 25W quick charging and reverse wi-fi charging additionally talked about.
The query now could be when, if ever, we would see the telephone formally introduced. Earlier this 12 months Samsung was compelled to disclaim experiences that it had cancelled manufacturing of the unannounced telephone as a consequence of manufacturing difficulties brought on by the worldwide chip scarcity. The emergence of a person guide suggests the telephone will see an official launch, although it doesn’t outright affirm it. For reference, final 12 months’s Galaxy S20 FE was introduced on September twenty third, forward of its launch on October 2nd, suggesting we would not have lengthy to attend to search out out.