The Galaxy S21 FE is likely to make its official debut later next month, while a tipster revealed that Samsung has produced a very pitiful number of units so far. According to the information, industry insider Max Jambor claimed that the company has made just 10,000 Galaxy S21 FE units so far.
Usually, smartphone makers begin the mass production of a product nearly 5-6 weeks ahead of its official launch. However, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Flip 3 are gaining good response from consumers globally, Galaxy S22 series is just around the corner.
Therefore, it’s expected that the Korean tech giant is focussing on marketing its newly released foldable phones instead of the Galaxy S21 FE, Still, the device is most anticipated by Samsung fans as it will bring Galaxy S21 flagship-like features and capabilities at a comparatively reduced price.
As per the previous reports, the Galaxy S21 FE will feature both Snapdragon 888 and Exynos 2100 SoC for different markets. At the same time, it will have a triple rear camera setup consisting of a wide-angle camera, an ultra-wide shooter, and a telephoto lens, plus, a 31MP selfie camera.
On the front, it is likely to come with a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-O display with Full HD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. The device will feature four eye-catching colors including Gray, Light Green, Light Violet and White.
Google confirms Galaxy S23 FE coming in two SoC variants
Google Play Console database confirmed that Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE will be available in two SoC variants. The company is about to introduce a handful of new Fan Edition products including a smartphone, two tablets, and a pair of wireless earbuds.
In a recent development, Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE surfaced on the Google Play Console database, which not only confirmed that two SoC variants are coming but an image of the phone also got shared. The device will have Exynos 2200 and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chips, based on market/region.
In addition, the S23 Fan Edition will bring 8GB of RAM, well, at least one of its variants will. It’s easily possible this will be the only RAM variant, though. Android 13 is also confirmed, while One UI 5.1 will be included on top of it as well as eligibility of 4 OS plus 5 years of security updates.
Here’s when Samsung Galaxy Z Fold rival by OnePlus going official!
OnePlus will launch its first foldable smartphone – the OnePlus Open on October 19. A reliable source revealed the launch date, following OnePlus’ announcement about the “soon” arrival of its first foldable handset.
The upcoming OnePlus Open reportedly features a form factor of OPPO Find N2. After Google’s Pixel Fold, the OnePlus Open will compete with Samsung, which has dominated the international foldable market.
Notably, the Chinese phone maker kicked out China’s BOE in favor of Samsung Display. This decision led the vendor delay the unveiling of the foldable phone as major change in its OLED panel supply chain.
OnePlus today announced that #OnePlusOpen is launching “soon”
Now let me tell you what soon means: The very first foldable smartphone from @OnePlus is launching October 19th! 🗓️
I’m truly excited about this device!
— Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) September 20, 2023
Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 on Samsung Galaxy S24 Plus gains sequential improvement
Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S24 Plus featuring the unreleased Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for Galaxy processor visited Geekbench. Following its first appearance on the benchmark platform in late July, the Galaxy S24 Plus scored slightly better points in the fresh test.
According to the input, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for Galaxy, powering the Galaxy S24 Plus, scored 2240 points and 6743 points in Geekbench 6’s single-core and multi-core tests. For reference, the device reached up to 2242/6730 and 2233/6661 as of July 2023.
The South Korean tech giant will also introduce the Exynos 2400-powered Galaxy S24 and Galaxy S24 Plus. These variants will be available in certain markets including Europe, with the Galaxy S24 Ultra only equipped with the Snapdragon chipset.