Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) and this is the 4th smartphone of Samsung’s 2020 S series. This smartphone is a strong competitor for OnePlus 8 series and iPhone SE 2020.
This smartphone has almost all the features of a flagship Samsung smartphone like wireless charging, wireless reverse charging, IP68 water resistant, 120 Hz display and lots of more. Samsung launch the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE in both 4G and 5G variants.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Price in India
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE price will start at $699 (around ₹ 51,100) for the 5G model and the price of the 4G model is $599 (around 40,000). The S20 FE will be offered 6 GB RAM + 128 GB, 8 GB + 128 GB, and 8 GB + 256 GB storage models.
There are 6 colour options – Cloud Red, Cloud Orange, Cloud Lavender, Cloud Mint, Cloud Navy and Cloud White. Moreover, it will go on sale starting 2nd October in select markets, whereas the pre-orders open later today for both 4G and 5G models of the phone.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Specifications
|SPECS||SAMSUNG GALAXY S20 FE|
|Display||6.5 inch FHD+ (1080×2340), Super AMOLED, 120Hz|
|Build||Plastic Back, Aluminum Frame|
|Software and UI||Android 10, OneUI 2.5|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 865|
Samsung Exynos 990
|RAM||6 GB, 8 GB|
|Front camera||32 MP, f/2.0|
|Rear camera||12 MP, f/1.8 (wide)|
8 MP, f/2.0 (telephoto)
12 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide)
|Battery||4,500 mAh, Non-removable|
|Charging||15W fast changing|
15W wireless charging
4.5W reverse wireless charging
|Fingerprint sensor||Optical (Under the display)|
|Connectivity||4G / 5G|
- Display and Design
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE features a 6.5 inch FHD+ (1080×2340) Super AMOLED display which has 120Hz refresh rate and centered punch hole cutout. This display is HDR10+certified and has great, vibrant colors and dark, inky blacks.
The back of the phone is plastic and has a rectangular camera bump on the top left of the phone just like the Samsung Galaxy S20. Samsung is using plastic to bring the price of this phone down to $599.
The frame of the phone is made of Aluminium and on the front Samsung is using gorilla grass 3. Samsung has given the AKG powered stereo speaker one the S20 FE. Unlike the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, S20 FE features a optical fingerprint sensor.
- Hardware and Software
Talking about software, Samsung S20 FE comes with Samsung’s custom UI OneUI 2.5 based on Android 10. As you already know, OneUI is a great user interface skin which is fully customizable so no conplains here.
On the Hardware side, Samsung is using the latest and greatest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 / Exynos 990 CPU and Android 650 GPU. This is a Octa-core core flagship SoC which will not disappoint you. You can see this same chip on the Oneplus 8 Pro which comes in the same price segment.
- Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Cameras
For photos and videos, the Galaxy S20 FE offers the triple rear camera setup that consists of a 12 MP primary sensor with an f/1.8 wide-angle lens as well as supports optical image stabilisation (OIS) and dual phase detection autofocus. You will also get a 12 MP ultra-wide-angle shooter with an f/2.2 aperture and 123° field of view as well as an 8 MP telephoto shooter with an f/2.0 aperture.
For selfies and video chats, the Galaxy S20 FE comes with a 32 MP selfie camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.0 lens on top. The front facing camera also has supports autofocus.
- Battery and Charging
Galaxy S20 FE has a 4,500 power cell which is gonna give you more than 1 day of battery backup if you are a normal user. The battery life can vary because if you use it with 60Hz, the battery life will be better. If you use it with 120Hz, your smartphone will lose battery quickly.
Like the flagship Galaxy S20, this comes with 15W fast charging, 15W wireless charging and 4.5W reverse wireless charging. These features make this smartphone better than Oneplus 8 Pro.