Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G was launched in India on Monday. The new Samsung phone is the successor to Galaxy S20 FE 5G that was launched last year and is a tweaked variant of the regular Galaxy S21. The smartphone comes with triple rear cameras and a 120Hz AMOLED display. The Indian variant of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G comes with the Exynos 2100 SoC and features four distinct colour options to choose from. The Galaxy S21 FE 5G will compete against the likes of the OnePlus 9 and Asus ROG Phone 5 in India.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G price in India has been set at Rs. 54,999 for the 128GB storage variant and Rs. 58,999 for the 256GB option. The phone comes in Graphite, Lavender, Olive, and White colours and will be available from Tuesday (January 11) through Amazon, Samsung.com, and leading online portals as well as select retail outlets.
Launch offers on the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G include a Rs. 5,000 cashback on HDFC Bank card transactions that effectively drops the price to as low as Rs. 49,999. The cashback is applicable until January 17, the company said in a statement.
The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G was launched in Europe with a starting price of GBP 699 (roughly Rs. 70,400) for the 128GB model. It also came with a 256GB option at GBP 749 (roughly Rs. 75,500).
The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G smartphone runs on Android 12 with One UI 4 on top and features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display with a 120Hz refresh rate and up to a 240Hz touch sampling rate. The display is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. Samsung has provided the 5nm Exynos 2100 SoC, along with 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM as standard. For photos and videos, Galaxy S21 FE 5G comes with the triple rear camera setup that houses a 12-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 wide-angle lens, along with a 12-megapixel ultra-wide shooter, and an 8-megapixel telephoto shooter.
In terms of capturing selfies and enabling video chats, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G carries a 32-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front with an f/2.2 lens.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G comes in 128GB and 256GB storage options. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. There is also Wireless Dex support for connecting the phone to a larger screen.
Samsung has offered an IP68-certified build with the Galaxy S21 FE 5G that is dust- and water-resistant. The phone packs a 4,500mAh battery with 25W Super-Fast wired fast charging, 15W wireless fast charging, and reverse charging support. Besides, Galaxy S21 FE 5G comes with 7.9mm of thickness.