A while in the past, Samsung launched the Galaxy S20 FE 5G in India, full with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset. Nonetheless, the 4G variant of the smartphone nonetheless ran the controversial Exynos 990 chipset. Samsung remedied that scenario by eliminating that SKU altogether. Now, each Samsung Galaxy S20 FE variants (4G and 5G) will ship with a Snapdragon 865. This comes shortly after rumours about Samsung discontinuing the Exynos 990 Galaxy S20 FE variant emerged. A list on Samsung’s German web site lists the Galaxy S20 FE 4G that has mannequin quantity SM-G780G, successfully confirming that it’s the Qualcomm variant of the smartphone.
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Our Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G overview revealed that the smartphone was considerably higher than its Exynos 990 counterpart throughout the board. Many Samsung Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Extremely customers echoed the identical sentiment, stating that they acquired a uncooked cope with the Exynos 990 chipset, whereas nonetheless paying full value. Whereas the Snapdragon 865 may appear a bit outdated in 2021, it’s nonetheless a really highly effective chipset that can be capable to maintain its personal for a 12 months or two.
Nonetheless, the Snapdragon 865 powered Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 4G continues to be solely accessible in a handful of areas. For instance, it’s but to make its approach to the Indian market. It will make little sense for Samsung to launch it right here although, seeing that its 5G variant is already accessible for buy. There isn’t any purpose to get a 4G model of the telephone except Samsung is keen to knock a couple of dollars off its asking value.