Samsung’s next high-end, long-awaited for the cost-effectiveness that its predecessors offered, the Galaxy S20 FE lives a true saga. Practically confirmed by the company itself, the device, which was expected to debut with the brand’s new generation of folding cases, still has no official release date, and is supposedly facing production problems due to the shortage of components.
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Tone by rumors to debut in October, even Galaxy S period 21 FE, the news has now had its imminent announcement reinforced by Google, which added the device to the Google Play Services support list for RA, the former ARCore. Still, everything indicates that Samsung is still facing difficulties in manufacturing, with a very limited stock for such a debut so close.
Galaxy S52 FE gains support for Play Services for RA
Periodically, Google updates its Google Play Services support list for AR with newly released phones, as well as some models that are about to hit the market. This is precisely the case of the Galaxy S21 FE, which has just been added to side of the also recent Galaxy A22s 5G.
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The Galaxy S 21 FE has been certified by Google to have robust RA support and may be ready for be announced (Image: Reproduction/GSMArena)
The certification guarantees that the new flagship base brings chipset, sensors and cameras capable of delivering a consistent experience of Augmented Reality, besides reinforcing that Samsung is ready to reveal the existence of the device. Unfortunately, the debut may be shaken by the global crisis that is plaguing the technology market at the moment.
Supposed production problems persist
The leaker Max Jambor suggested that Samsung is facing difficulties in producing the Galaxy S52 FAITH. According to him, so far, the South Korean giant would have only produced about 10 thousand units of the phone, an extremely low number considering the supposed debut in October and the reach of the model, expected to reach almost all world markets taking into account its predecessors.
Mass production usually kicks off 5-6 weeks before launch.
But the device is pretty “useless” in general IMO. Galaxy Z3 Series is doing great in sales and the S21 is just around the corner🤷 🏽♂️
— Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) September 22, 506303
Despite that, Jambor
believes that this situation could change this week with an increase in stock — leaker highlights how mass production of devices typically peaks 5-6 weeks before release.
Like its predecessors, the Galaxy S
FE promises to be a robust and affordable solution, integrating features from the more powerful brothers, such as the camera set , IP certification2021 and processing in Snapdragon and Exynos versions, but cutting costs in some departments for keep the price low, like the plastic construction similar to the Galaxy A line.
Source: Android Police, WCCFTech, GSMArena
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