Samsung Galaxy S21 FE smartphone has arrived on Geekbench benchmarking website with some key specifications. Ahead of going official, the smartphone’s specifications have been revealed via a recently spotted Geekbench listing. The Galaxy S21 FE (Fan Edition) has been floating around the rumor mill for quite some time now. Moreover, the upcoming handset has been subject to several leaks lately.
Earlier this month, more details about the Galaxy S21 FE popped up on the internet courtesy of some leaked images. These official-looking renders showed the phone’s back panel in its full glory. Moreover, the images gave us our first look at the upcoming smartphone’s triple rear-mounted camera setup. Now, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Geekbench listing has shed more light on what the smartphone will offer in terms of specifications.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Spotted On Geekbench
The Galaxy S21 FE will pack Samsung’s Exynos 2100 SoC, according to the Geekbench listing. Furthermore, the listing suggests that the phone will ship with 8GB of RAM and run the latest Android 12 OS. Furthermore, some reports claim that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC in some regions. To recall, the device has already passed through multiple certification websites such as the FCC (US Federal Communications Commission) and China’s 3C certification.
S21 FE “E” model with Exynos 2100 spotted! (SM-G990E)
4 Cores @ 2.21 GHz
3 Cores @ 2.81 GHz
1 Core @ 2.91 GHz pic.twitter.com/u2kz1fCdco
— Tron ❂ (@FrontTron) November 10, 2021
Hawk-eyed tipster FrontTron was the first to spot the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE smartphone on Geekbench. The leaker tweeted a screenshot of the Geekbench listing along with some key details about the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone. The phone carries model number SM-G990E on Geekbench. This coincides with earlier leaks. Moreover, the smartphone’s single-core score was 1,096 points and its multi-core score was 3,387 points.
Launch Date & Other Details
If a report from SamMobile attributes the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone’s unimpressive scores to the phone running on Samsung’s pre-production software. The report claims that the phone could achieve higher scores when its full potential is achieved. Earlier reports suggest that the smartphone will go official on January 4, 2022. However, details about the pre-order timeline are still scarce. Nevertheless, earlier leaks suggest that the phone will sport a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz.
Moreover, some reports claim that the phone is likely to go on sale from January 11, 2022. Earlier reports indicated that the Galaxy S21 FE will launch in September. Regrettably, the launch date was pushed back citing global chip shortages and supply limitations. Furthermore, the Galaxy S21 FE could adopt the same design as the Galaxy S21 series. The smartphone will pack a Samsung Exynos 2100 SoC and Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC in different markets. Aside from that, the phone is said to use a 4,500mAh battery that supports 25W fast charging, and houses three rear-mounted cameras.