New Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Listed on Google Play Supported Devices List is a 5G Device, Not 4G

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE was announced back in January.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE

Samsung, earlier this year, launched the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE handset. Samsung’s Fan Edition series handsets are affordable flagship segment products and with these, the company usually takes on the likes of OnePlus, Iqoo, Realme, and other flagship killers. The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE comes in two variants – one powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 and the other one powered by Exynos 2100.

There are various rumours doing rounds on the web claiming that Samsung is working on a new mid-range 4G version of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE with model number SM-G990B2 and it might be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. However, it turns out the rumours are inaccurate as we have now spotted the SM-G990B2 on the Google Play Supported device list.

Possibly Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 4G is Not in the Works Yet!

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE

The database listing reveals the moniker of the SM-G990B2 which is the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G, as can be seen in the screen above. The moniker clears the air around the speculations and it seems like Samsung will not be releasing a 4G variant of the S21 FE.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G: Specifications and Features

The Galaxy S21 FE offers a 6.4-inch Full HD+ Dynamic AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection, and Infinity-O notch. Under the hood, the handset sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor. In some regions, the handset comes with Samsung’s in-house Exynos 2100 SoC.

Talking about the optics, the Galaxy S21 FE relies on a triple-rear camera setup that includes a 12MP primary sensor with OIS support. Accompanying it is another 12MP ultra-wide angle lens with a 123˚ field of view. There is also an 8MP telephoto lens with OIS and 3x optical zoom on the rear. The handset also offers a 32MP front shooter for selfies and video calls.

The Galaxy S21 FE comes equipped 4500mAh battery unit and 25W fast charging support. It supports 15W wireless charging and wireless power share. The handset features an IP68 rating making it water-resistant. It has a Type-C charging port, an in-display fingerprint scanner, and a stereo speaker setup with Dolby Atmos audio.

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Arpit grew his liking for gadgets almost a decade back in 2011 while researching for his first smartphone. He started reporting on consumer tech in 2018 and has also worked with FoneArena in the past.