Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G Review and Specifications
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G was officially announced on 03-Jan-2022 and released on 07-Jan-2022. It is the successor of the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE. Basically, it comes with two versions Snapdragon™ 888 5G and Samsung internal Exynos 2100 (5 nm) targeted European and Australian markets. In this version, Samsung focuses on a 6.4″ flat FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X, Infinity-O Display, and 120Hz refresh rate. It has One UI 4 operating system which is based on Android 12. Galaxy S21 FE has four colors Olive, White, Graphite, and Lavender. It has an IP68 rating Water Resistant on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Its batteries capacity is 4500 mAh Li-Po which is Non-Removable and supports 25W fast charging. The battery is tested under IEC 61960 standard and found minimum capacity 4370mAh. Galaxy S21 FE 5G Geekbench score for single-core CPU 780 & single core score 2963 and AnTuTu V9 Score (778226) for 8/128GB variant.
Main Specification of Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G:
Network: 5G/ LTE / HSPA / GSM
Wireless networks: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4G+5GHz, 1024-QAM, HE80, MIMO, Download (Up to 1.2Gbps), upload (Up to 1.2Gbps).
Display Type: 6.4″ flat FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X, Infinity-O Display (2400×1080), 401 ppi, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ certified, Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus display Protection.
Body: Glass front Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus, Aluminum frame, Plastic back
Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G (5 nm)/ Exynos 2100 (5 nm)
CPU: Octa core 2.84 GHz, Qualcomm® Kryo™ 680/ Octa core 2.9 GHz, Cortex-A78
GPU: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 660 GPU/ Mali-G78 MP14
Rom & Ram: 128GB/6GB, 128GB/8GB, 256/8GB (LPDDR5)
Card slot: No Dedicated Micro SD
Selfie Camera: 32MP front camera, Aperture (F2.2), Pixel size (0.8μm), FOV (81˚)
Rear Camera: 12MP+12MP+8MP
12MP Wide-angle Camera, Aperture (F1.8), Pixel size (1.8μm), FOV (79˚), image sensor size (1/1.76″)
12MP Ultra-Wide Camera, Aperture (F2.2), Pixel size (1.12μm), FOV (123˚)
8MP Telephoto Camera, Aperture (F2.4), Pixel size (1.0μm), FOV (32˚), 3x Space Zoom
Rear Camera Video: 4K: 3480×2160 at 60fps, 1080p:1920×1080 at 60fps, 720p: 1280×720 at 30fps
Selfie Camera Video: 4K: 3480×2160 at 60fps, 1080p:1920×1080 at 60fps
Shooting speed: Super Steady (1080p video support at 30 fps), Super Slow-motion (720p video support at 960 fps), Slow motion (1080p video support at 240 fps), Hyperlapse (4K video support at 30 fps).
Dimensions and Weight: 155.7 x 74.5 x 7.9mm, 177 g
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
Sim: Single Nano SIM
Batteries: Li-Po 4500 mAh, Non-Removable, 25W fast charging
Fingerprint: Under display fingerprint sensor
Sensors: Gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor. Hall sensor, Proximity sensor, accelerometer.
Water Resistant: IP68 rating based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.
Camera performance: It has intelligent features like Scene Optimizer, Shot suggestions, Scan QR codes. It has Portrait Video, Pro Video, Super Slow-motion, Slow motion, Hyperlapse, Dual Recording. Scene Optimizer supports 30 modes like Night view, Face, Baby, Scenery, Person, Dog, People, Cat, Food, Beaches, Sky, Mountain, Sunset, Backlit, Sunrise, City, Waterfall, Snow, Watersides, Stage, Vehicles, Drinks, Flowers, Trees, Animal, Greenery, Text, Shoes, Indoor, and Clothes. Blur detection works best at 1.5 meters or closer to the camera when there are three or fewer people in the frame. I support 30X Space Zoom includes 3x Optical Zoom and 30x digital zoom with Artificial Intelligence Super Resolution technology.
Security: Galaxy S21 FE has a Knox security platform with Multi-layered hardware and software security features built into the device, Real-time Kernel Protection, DEFEX (Defeat Exploit), Samsung Knox Vault is a combination of secure processor, secure memory, and a secure protocol to protect user’s sensitive data. It has authentication Lock types like patterns, PIN, password, Biometric Fingerprint Locks, and Face recognition technology.
Precaution: Not advised for beach or pool use. Please do not charge your device if it is wet.