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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE

"The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G delivers all the phone performance most people need at a price more people can afford."
As posted by pcmag.com

Pros

  • Long battery life
  • Powerful processor
  • Awesome display with 120Hz refresh rate
  • Great camera

Cons

  • Fingerprint sensor a tick too slow
  • Plastic design
  • Lower resolution screen
  • You have to pay more for the faster charger

Product Details

Date First Available:
September 23, 2020

Overall Rating

85.6%
The overall rating was calculated based on 28969 customer and expert reviews from 36 review sites and 10 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Mobile Phones:
  • 87.7%
    Design
  • 90.1%
    Performance
  • 89.5%
    Camera
  • 86.5%
    Battery
  • 91.6%
    Charging
  • 89.3%
    Display
  • 91.3%
    Durability / Build Quality

Expert Reviews Rating

Excellent
14
Good
22
Fair
0
Poor
0
Bad
0

Customer reviews by store

Price Comparison

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    815 reviews
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    815 reviews
    $699.99
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    70 reviews
    ₹55,999
  • AT&T Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G (128GB) - Cloud Navy

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    Price Varies
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Expert Reviews

Samsung looks to entice budget-minded fans with high-end specs at a mid-range price. Find out more in this Samsung Galaxy S20 FE review.

Read more on androidauthority.com

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G delivers all the phone performance most people need at a price more people can afford.

Read more on pcmag.com

Pros

  • Fast processor
  • Excellent cameras
  • Long battery life

Cons

  • No Space Zoom
  • Not the absolute best low-light camera performance

Pros

  • Reasonable price
  • 120Hz screen
  • Good cameras

Cons

  • Samsung’s photo tuning is unnecessarily aggressive
  • Fingerprint sensor a tick too slow
  • Samsung’s software regressing to a messy norm

The Galaxy S20 Fan Edition is the ‘lite’ version of the flagship you’ve been waiting for, with a similar feel and specs but lower price.

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Can take great pictures
  • Powerful processor
  • Vibrant color options

Cons

  • Not very ‘lite’ in price
  • Cheap-feeling design
  • Battery life feels lacking

The Galaxy S20 FE delivers a fantastic 120Hz display, excellent cameras and solid performance for a very reasonable price.

Read more on tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Big 120Hz display
  • Available in six colors
  • Powerful triple-camera system
  • Solid performance
  • Affordable price

Cons

  • Fast charger costs extra
  • Optical fingerprint can be finicky
  • Battery life bit shorter than expected

Samsung is back with another addition to the Galaxy S20 series. This time around, the company is taking on the premium midrange with the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE.

Read more on digitaltrends.com

Pros

  • Colorful design
  • Awesome display with 120Hz refresh rate
  • Great camera
  • 5G connectivity (in the U.S.)
  • Low price for the specs

Cons

  • Mediocre battery
  • Plastic back

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE undercuts the S20 on price but with similar specifications, where are the cutbacks?

Read more on expertreviews.co.uk

Pros

  • Better price than S20
  • Better battery life than S20
  • Better performance than S20 (on 5G version)

Cons

  • Plastic design
  • Lower resolution screen
  • Not quite the best value

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: If you want a phone that feels very much like a flagship without spending over £699 then this is the best that’s currently on offer.

Read more on trustedreviews.com

Pros

  • Snapdragon 865 even in the UK model
  • Better battery life than other S20 models
  • Nice range of colours
  • Flat 120Hz display

Cons

  • You have to pay more for the faster charger
  • Secondary cameras aren’t the most detailed

The Galaxy S20 Fan Edition is the ‘lite’ version of the flagship you’ve been waiting for, with a similar feel and specs but lower price.

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Can take great pictures
  • Powerful processor
  • Vibrant color options

Cons

  • Not very ‘lite’ in price
  • Cheap-feeling design
  • Battery life feels lacking

Samsung’s Galaxy S20 FE packs most of the best features of the Galaxy S20 line and for less than $700.

Read more on laptopmag.com

Pros

  • Affordably priced
  • Bright 120Hz display
  • Versatile triple-camera
  • Excellent performance

Cons

  • Fingerprint reader is inconsistent
  • RAM is a bit low

With great specs, 5G and a tempting price, the Galaxy S20 FE is the best Samsung buy in 2020.

Read more on cnet.com

Pros

  • Great performance
  • 5G-enabled
  • Realistic price

Cons

  • Camera white balance can be hit and miss

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