The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE has been the topic of a number of rumors and leaks prior to now few weeks, starting from obvious renders to product positioning in Samsung’s portfolio.
Now, the Korea Herald (h/t: Sleepy Kuma) has reported that the Galaxy S21 FE might really be cheaper than final 12 months’s Galaxy S20 FE. Extra particularly, the outlet means that the S21 FE might retail for 700,000 to 800,000 gained (~$630 to ~$720) in its residence market.
That will be a big value drop from the Galaxy S20 FE’s 899,800 gained (~$809) launch value in Korea. After all, there’s no assure that different markets might see an identical value drop, however it actually suggests Samsung is doubling down on the value-driven method it launched final 12 months. A value drop would additionally put the Galaxy S21 FE in direct competition with low cost flagships from the likes of Realme, Xiaomi, and others.
A big value minimize normally ends in compromises with a view to attain this value level, so we do marvel what sort of cutbacks we might see (if any) to achieve a decrease launch value. Renders present a telephone that appears just like the Galaxy S21, full with a center-mounted cutout and an identical triple rear digicam bump. However Samsung might theoretically save prices through the use of cheaper digicam sensors, sustaining the identical RAM/storage variants, utilizing cheaper construct supplies, and/or ditching options like wi-fi charging and an IP68 ranking.
What cutbacks are you prepared to just accept for a less expensive (~$50 to $100 cheaper) Galaxy S21 FE? Tell us by way of the ballot beneath.