A few days after launching the Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) globally, Samsung went ahead and launched the Galaxy S20 FE in India as well. The phone was announced with flagship specs and a similar design.
The smartphone is the spiritual successor to the Galaxy S10 Lite and as such offers a slightly reduced experience in terms of specs and features offered compared to the Galaxy S20. The phone is also equipped with an Infinity-O display capable of running at a refresh rate of 120Hz. Under the hood, the S20 FE is powered by an Exynos 990 chipset and triple rear camera setup.
“At Samsung, we are constantly talking to our consumers and looking for ways to offer them the best. With the Galaxy S20 FE, we have given our fans the opportunity to design their next flagship device. Galaxy S20 FE is the flagship smartphone designed by fans, for fans. Galaxy S20 FE includes all the innovations our consumers love the most and is made available at an affordable price. It is the epitome of our ongoing commitment to deliver the best to our millennial consumers by enabling them to do what they love, ”said Aditya Babbar, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: price and availability
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is available in five different colors: Cloud Red, Cloud Lavender, Cloud Mint, Cloud Navy and Cloud White. The phone doesn’t offer glass on the back and instead uses glastic with a textured haze effect to minimize fingerprints and smudges.
Galaxy S20 FE is priced at Rs 49,999. Samsung has announced that the device will be available for pre-booking starting October 9, 2020 on Samsung.com and in major retail stores. When booking early, customers can take advantage of special benefits worth Rs 8,000 including Samsung e-store benefits worth Rs 4,000 and upgrade bonus of Rs 3,000 or a refund of up to Rs 4,000 via the HDFC Bank cards.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: specifications
The device features 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 sharing and wireless fast charging and supports 25W super fast charging.
The phone is IP68 certified which makes it resistant to dust and water. It has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage with microSD card support up to 1TB. For cameras, it features a triple rear camera with a powerful 30X spatial zoom that allows you to get close to the subject to capture the shot. There is support for the Single Shot feature which allows you to capture up to 14 different photo and video formats with just one click.
As for the camera hardware, the Galaxy S20 FE features a triple rear camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary sensor, 12-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens, and 8-megapixel telephoto lens. For selfies, it comes with a 32MP front camera. Samsung claims that the Galaxy S20 FE’s main image sensor is 1.7 times better than the Galaxy S10 series.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is available in five different colors. The phone is priced at Rs 49,999.
- Samsung Galaxy S20 FE launched in India at Rs 49,999.
- The phone receives a large 4500mAh battery.
- The Galaxy S20 FE also features a triple 12MP camera.