Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos)
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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon)

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Device Information

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) was released in Q1/2022 at a price of 699 $ and is available in the colors Graphite (Black), Olive (Green), Lavendel (Purple), White. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon), on the other hand, was released in Q4/2020 at a price of 649 $ and is available in the colors Cloud Lavendel, Navy, Mint, Red, White, Orange.
Graphite (Black), Olive (Green), Lavendel (Purple), White Colours Cloud Lavendel, Navy, Mint, Red, White, Orange
699 $ Price from 649 $
Q1/2022 Release date Q4/2020

Processor

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) uses the Samsung Exynos 2100 processor, while the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) uses the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865. The Samsung Exynos 2100 of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) has 8 CPU cores and maximum frequency of 2.90% GHz. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 installed in the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) has 8 CPU cores and maximum frequency goes up to 2.84 GHz.
Samsung Exynos 2100 Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
8 Core count 8
1x Cortex-X1 @ 2.90 GHz Core A: 1x Kryo 585 Prime @ 2.84 GHz
3x Cortex-A78 @ 2.80 GHz Core B: 3x Kryo 585 Gold @ 2.42 GHz
4x Cortex-A55 @ 2.20 GHz Core C: 4x Kryo 585 Silver @ 1.80 GHz
5 nm Structure 7 nm
Q1/2021 Release date Q4/2019

Graphic card

The ARM Mali-G78 MP14 is used as the graphics unit in the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos). This iGPU is manufactured in a structure size of 5 nm and clocks with 0.76 GHz. The ARM Mali-G78 MP14 is integrated in the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon). This graphics unit is manufactured in a structure size of 7 nm and the maximum clock is 0.67 GHz.
ARM Mali-G78 MP14 Name Qualcomm Adreno 650
0.76 GHz Frequency 0.25 (0.67) GHz
5 nm Structure 7 nm
Q4/2020 Release date Q4/2019

Memory

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) is equipped with 6 - 8 GB of LPDDR5 memory and the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) comes with 6 - 8 GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
6 - 8 GB Memory Size 6 - 8 GB
LPDDR5 Memory Type LPDDR5
21 - 51 GB/s Memory Bandwith 21 - 51 GB/s

Storage

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) can be purchased with a internal storage of 128 - 256 GB and the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) comes with a storage size of 128 - 256 GB.
128 - 256 GB Size 128 - 256 GB
UFS 3.1 Interface UFS 3.1
2,900 MB/s Max. speed 2,900 MB/s
-- Card reader microSD (max. 1024 GB)

Display

The main screen of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) is 6.4 inch and the resolution of the screen is 2340x1080 pixels. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) has a 6.5 inch large screen with a resolution of 2400x1080 pixels.
6.4 inch Size 6.5 inch
AMOLED Technology AMOLED
2340x1080 Resolution 2400x1080
120 Hz Refresh rate 120 Hz
403 ppi Pixel density 405 ppi
19.5:9 Ratio 20:9
No Ratio No
Max. Brightness
-- Manufacturer --
760 nits test 750 nits
-- Manufacturer HDR --

Battery

A battery with a capacity of 4,500 mAh (22.50 Wh) is installed in the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos), which can be charged with up to 25 W. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) is equipped with a battery that has a capacity of 4,500 mAh and can be charged with up to 25 W.
Lithium-Polymer Type Lithium-Polymer
4,500 mAh (22.50 Wh) Capacity 4,500 mAh
13 - 30 h Battery life (Real life) 12 - 29 h
No Exchangeable No
Charging
25 W Cable 25 W
15 W Wireless 15 W
-- Reverse-Wireless --

Camera

The main camera of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) has a resolution of 12.0 MP and the front camera (selfie camera) has a resolution of 32.0 MP. The main camera of the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) has a resolution of 12.0 MP and the front camera (selfie camera) has a resolution of 32.0 MP.
12.0 MP, 2160p @ 60 fps Back camera 12.0 MP, 2160p @ 60 fps
32.0 MP, 2160p @ 60 fps Front camera 32.0 MP, 2160p @ 30 fps
12 MP (Ultra-Wide)
8 MP (Tele)
Additional cameras 12 MP (Ultra-Wide)
8 MP (Tele)

Ports

As the main connection for charging and transferring data, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) has a USB-C (3.2) port and the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) is equipped with a USB-C (3.2) port.
USB-C (3.2) Main connector USB-C (3.2)
-- Other --

Network

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) supports the 5G cellular standard and is also equipped with 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) and Bluetooth 5.0. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) is equipped with the cellular standard 5G, as well as 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) and Bluetooth 5.0.
5G Cellular 5G
802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) Wireless LAN 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
Yes NFC Yes
Yes Dual SIM Yes
No eSIM No

Dimensions

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) is 156 mm high, 75 mm wide and 8 mm thick, whereas the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) is 160 mm high, 75 mm wide and 8 mm thick. The weight of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) is 177 g and the weight of the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) 190 g.
156 mm Height 160 mm
75 mm Width 75 mm
8 mm Depth 8 mm
177 g Weight 190 g

Additional data

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G (Exynos) will be delivered with Android 12 and has the following security features: Face-ID, In-Display Fingerprintsensor. The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (Snapdragon) comes with Android 10 and has the following security features: Fingerprintsensor (Display).
Android 12 Operating system Android 10
Face-ID, In-Display Fingerprintsensor Security features Fingerprintsensor (Display)
IP68 IP Protection IP68
-- Military Standard --
SM-G990E Part-no --

Benchmark results

AnTuTu 9 - Benchmark

The AnTuTu 9 benchmark is very well suited to measuring the performance of a smartphone. AnTuTu 9 is quite heavy on 3D graphics and can now also use the "Metal" graphics interface. In AnTuTu, memory and UX (user experience) are also tested by simulating browser and app usage. AnTuTu version 9 can compare any ARM CPU running on Android or iOS. Devices may not be directly comparable when benchmarked on different operating systems.




Geekbench 5 - Single Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 5 - Multi Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 6 - Single Core

Geekbench 6 is the latest version of the multi-system benchmark. Geekbench 6 is optimized for modern processors and particularly supports processors with a hybrid core structure, which is currently the standard in smart devices.




Geekbench 6 - Multi Core

Geekbench 6 is the latest version of the multi-system benchmark. Geekbench 6 is optimized for modern processors and particularly supports processors with a hybrid core structure, which is currently the standard in smart devices.




AnTuTu 8 - Benchmark






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PCMark Benchmark - PCMark Work 3.0






PCMark Benchmark - PCMark Work 2.0






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