- Samsung Galaxy S20 FE has been launched in India at Rs 49,999.
- The phone gets a big 4500mAh battery pack.
- The Galaxy S20 FE also features a 12MP triple camera set-up.
Days after launching the Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) globally, Samsung has gone ahead and launched the Galaxy S20 FE in India as well. The phone has been announced with flagship-level specifications and a similar design.
The smartphone is the spiritual successor to the Galaxy S10 Lite and as such offers a slightly trimmed down experience in terms of the specs and features on offer when compared to the Galaxy S20. The phone also comes with an Infinity-O display capable of running at 120Hz refresh rate. Underneath the hood, the S20 FE is powered by an Exynos 990 chipset and triple rear camera setup.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: Price and availability
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is available in five different colours -- Cloud Red, Cloud Lavender, Cloud Mint, Cloud Navy and Cloud White. The phone does not offer glass on the back and instead uses glastic with a textured haze effect for minimizing fingerprints and smudges.
Galaxy S20 FE is priced at Rs 49,999. Samsung has announced that the device will be up for pre-booking starting October 9, 2020 from Samsung.com and across leading retail stores. On pre-booking, customers can avail special benefits worth Rs 8,000, including Samsung e-store benefits worth Rs 4,000 and Upgrade Bonus of Rs 3,000 or cashback up to Rs 4,000 through HDFC Bank cards.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: Specifications
The device comes with a 6.5-inch FHD+ Infinity-O display with support for 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch report rate. Under the hood, the phone is powered by an Exynos 990 SoC and comes with a 4500mAh battery. It features wireless power share and wireless fast charging and supports 25W Super-Fast charging.
The phone is IP68 certified which makes it dust and water-resistant. It has 8GB RAM and 128GB storage with up to 1TB microSD card support. For cameras, it features a triple rear camera with a 30X Space Zoom.
As for the camera hardware, the Galaxy S20 FE comes with a triple rear camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary sensor, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and an 8-megapixel telephoto lens. For selfies, it comes with a 32 MP front camera. Samsung claims that the Galaxy S20 FE's primary image sensor is 1.7 times better than the Galaxy S10 series'.