While sales for the Samsung Galaxy S21 series hasn’t fared as well as its predecessors, the smartphone giant hopes to excite customers with its latest offering - the Galaxy S21 FE 5G, which promises premium features in a well-rounded package.
Equipped with the most-loved features of the Galaxy S21, which include an eye-catching design, powerful performance, a pro-grade camera and seamless ecosystem connectivity, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G is marketed as being perfect for fans and people looking for an affordable flagship-quality phone.
Starting with its design, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G makes use of the Galaxy S21’s signature look, characterised by the Contour-Cut frame that’s integrated with the phone’s housing for a more unified look. It is also available in four colours – Olive, Lavender, White and Graphite, which all have a stylish haze finish. The phone is sleek and slim with a 7.9mm-thick body, meaning it can easily be slipped into pockets.
Aside from its stylish look, another highlight of the Galaxy S21 phones are its industry-leading cameras. The Galaxy S21 FE 5G is no exception as it makes use of the same pro-grade set-up to capture photos in vivid detail. Ideal for both photography pros and amateurs, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G enables users to edit, post and share photos with ease. It also has an improved Night Mode setting to help enhance photos shot in low light as well as capture super-clear photos even in the darkest conditions.
People who like to take group selfies will have an easier time getting everyone in the shot thanks to the Galaxy S21 FE 5G’s advanced 32MP front camera and AI Face Restoration capabilities to ensure that everyone in the photo looks their best. Through Dual Recording, users will be able to create videos featuring what’s in front and behind the camera at the same time. Those who make daily vlogs will definitely find this useful.
To ensure that users will be able to enjoy all these premium features with ease, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G is equipped with Galaxy’s latest, super-fast application processor. Even gamers and streamers will appreciate the phone’s ultra-crisp, high-quality graphics. Its new 240Hz touch response rate will take gaming to new heights thanks to its lightning-fast reaction capabilities and 120Hz refresh rate.
The Galaxy S21 FE 5G also comes with 25W charging, enabling users to have their phone charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
Last but not least, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G also provides 5G standalone support for blazing-fast internet speeds when you're out and on the go. Connectivity across the Galaxy ecosystem is also a breeze as it can be easily paired with the Galaxy Buds2, Watch4 and Tab 8.
"The Galaxy S21 FE 5G is designed to fuel a new era of creativity, further deepen passions and make fantasies epic. We have taken what our users have come to love with our Galaxy S series smartphones and create an epic smartphone at a friendlier price point," said Sarah Chua, Vice President of IT and Mobile, Samsung Electronics Singapore.
“It boasts flagship features such as an advanced processor, amazing screen and 240HZ touch response rate so that consumers can stream and game without lag – ideal for those who want to be in-in-know. The device is also perfect for capturing every epic moment with its pro-grade camera setup and improved Night Mode feature which makes for amazing selfies, even in low light conditions. For users who are into detailing every moment of their life, they can rely on Dual Recording to create perfect vlogs and or short videos.” she added.
Soon to be available in Singapore on 11 January 2022, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G can be purchased at telecommunications operators, Samsung Online Store, Samsung Experience Stores, Samsung Official Store in Lazada and Shopee and in major consumer electronics and IT stores. The suggested retail prices for the two available models are S$978 for the 128GB model and S$1,048 for the 256GB model.
To celebrate the launch of the latest model of their flagship phone, Samsung will be offering complimentary Galaxy Buds2 (worth S$248) with every purchase of the Galaxy S21 FE 5G from 11 January 11 to 31 January 2022, while stocks last.