If Samsung decides to go ahead and launch the phone, it is reported that a triple camera system will appear on the back of the device (with a 32MP main camera, a 12MP ultra-wide camera, and an 8MP telephoto camera) while a 4370 mAh battery keeps the lights on and supports 45W fast charging. 8GB of memory and 128GB of storage are expected to be included. If the phone is scratched, obviously none of those specs apply.
A few days ago we told you that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE had entered mass production. The device has already suffered some delays and the global chip shortage reportedly caused the device to miss a launch date in August. On Sunday, a report in korean quoted a Samsung official as saying, “We canceled the online unpacking of the Galaxy S21FE, which was scheduled for mid-October,” and said: “We are reviewing the launch of the smartphone.”
According to the report, there are two reasons why Samsung you are thinking of canceling the device. One reason is the global chip shortage that makes phone makers scramble for chips for non-flagship models; the Galaxy S21 FE was supposed to be powered by the Snapdragon 888 chipset built by Samsung Foundry using its 5nm process node. To keep the price down and still have the phone powered by a flagship chip, Samsung was said to be changing the design and display of the phone.
The second reason for the possible cancellation of the Galaxy S21 FE This is said to be due to the strong sales performance of the Galaxy Z Flip 3; The phone is reportedly selling far beyond Samsung’s expectations. the Galaxy Z Flip 3 It also uses the Snapdragon 888 chip and Samsung wants to use whatever chip inventory it has in the best-selling foldable instead of the Galaxy S21 FE.
It seems that Samsung doesn’t want to spread too much and would rather focus its marketing dollars on the foldable unit. And the recent launch of the iPhone 13 The series and the upcoming Pixel 6 lineup could have Samsung concerned about whether the Galaxy S21 FE could stand out among the higher-end models from Apple and Google.
If Samsung decides not to cancel the device, it could launch it in limited markets, allowing the manufacturer to continue to stock enough Snapdragon 888 chipsets to use in the market. Galaxy Z Flip 3. If that’s the case, we should show you the rumored specs for the Galaxy S21 FE, which includes a 6.4-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and 1080 x 2340 resolution.