The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE’s Sndaprgon 8 Gen 1 variant will be launched in India before the end of the year. On Flipkart, there is a banner featuring the Galaxy S23 FE’s tagline, “The New Epic.” A product page is also available for the SD Gen 1 variant of the Galaxy S23 FE. The Galaxy S23 FE Exynos variant is already available in India via Amazon and Samsung.com for Rs 59,999.
Samsung hasn’t officially announced the Snapdragon edition of the Galaxy S23 FE, but Flipkart’s page listing seems to confirm its launch. The Purple Color variant with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM is listed on the e-retailer in India.
All other specifications, other than the Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 in the Galaxy S22 with Adreno 730 GPU, will be familiar to Exynos users.
The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE will feature a 6.4-inch Full HD+ Dynamic AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on top. This is the same as the Galaxy S21 FE that was recently refreshed with Qualcomm processors in India.
Depending on the market, the phone will have an Exynos 2200 or Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor. It is coupled with 8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB storage.
A triple camera setup includes a 50MP camera with optical image stabilization (OIS), an 8MP telephoto sensor, with 3x optical zoom, OIS, and a 12MP Ultra-wide sensor. The device will feature the same 10MP selfie shooter.
The Galaxy S23 FE is expected to feature a 4,500mAh battery and 25W fast charging. This is another feature carried over from the Galaxy S21 FE. Besides wireless charging, the smartphone comes with an IP68 rating making it dust and water-resistant.
The connectivity options include Dual SIM with 4G LTE, VoLTE, 5G, Wifi-6, A-GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C port, NFC, Bluetooth 5.3 & under-display fingerprint scanner.
According to the leak, the Galaxy S23 FE will boot Android 13 out of the box with One UI 5.1.1. The smartphone will receive four major Android OS updates and five years of security updates.