The way forward for Samsung’s rumored Galaxy S21 FE, which stands for Fan Version, is up within the air. Initially stated to be delayed and even canceled resulting from a chip scarcity that has plagued the electronics business for the previous couple of months, Samsung advised Bloomberg: “Whereas we can’t focus on particulars of the unreleased product, nothing has been decided relating to the alleged manufacturing suspension.”
Even with that haze of uncertainty, it seems that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE continues to be being labored on with an eye fixed towards a doable launch. A report from Korea shared the S21 FE will launch with both an Exynos or Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, relying available on the market, with a launch date someday throughout the second half of the yr. It is usually stated to be exploring methods reminiscent of a restricted launch in high-performing markets just like the U.S. and Europe.
We do know a good bit about what the S21 FE could also be like, regardless of it being unofficial. Renders from prolific leaker Evan Blass shared in June showcased a design that’s similar to the regular Samsung Galaxy S21, whereas renders shared in July by Android Headlines present the colour choices to anticipate. There’s a digicam bump on the again that blends in with the chassis, a show with a hole-punch selfie digicam, and a number of colours from the basic black and white to olive and purple.
Further rumored specs for this gadget embody a 6.41-inch full HD AMOLED show with a 120Hz refresh charge, whereas the entrance digicam could also be a high-quality 32-megapixel digicam. All of that is anticipated to be powered by a Snapdragon 888 processor, no less than 6GB of RAM, and a 4370mAh battery in accordance with a reported TENAA certification. China’s 3C certification board not too long ago accepted the Samsung EP-TA800, the corporate’s 25-watt quick charger, to be used with the S21 FE. Because the older Samsung Galaxy S20 FE did provide as much as 25W wired quick charging, it was probably that Samsung would do the identical for its sequel.
This isn’t the corporate’s first rumored cancellation this yr on account of the chip scarcity. Samsung’s Galaxy Note 21 was additionally stated to be canceled this yr, as the corporate was discovering it troublesome to steadiness launching a number of flagships beneath provide constraints.