Samsung is gearing up to launch a new Fan Edition smartphone in India soon. The South Korean electronics brand has now shared a teaser to give hints about the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy S23 FE 5G in the country without confirming the exact moniker. It is confirmed to go on sale in India via Amazon. The Galaxy S23 FE 5G is expected to be an upgraded variant of the regular Galaxy S23. The upcoming handset is expected to run on the Exynos 2200 SoC. A Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC could power the US variant of the Galaxy S23 FE 5G.
The company officially teased the new Samsung Galaxy S23 FE 5G via an X post (formerly Twitter). The teaser comes with the tagline “The new epic is coming soon” and the teaser image shows the rear part of the device with three camera sensors. The sensors are placed in circular modules arranged vertically. Samsung, however, has not confirmed the exact one. nickname, launch date and key specifications of the upcoming handset.
Additionally, Amazon has created a dedicated landing page on its website to announce the India launch of the Samsung Galaxy S23 FE 5G, indicating that the phone will be available for purchase via the e-commerce store.
If past rumors are anything to go by, the Galaxy S23 FE 5G could break coverage later this month. The device’s support page is already live on Samsung’s India website. The Fan Edition phone is expected to take design inspiration from the premium Galaxy S23 series. According to past leaks, the Galaxy S23 FE 5G will run Android 13 and is expected to receive four years of OS updates and five years of security patches. It is expected to get a 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate.
The Galaxy S23 FE 5G Indian variant could run on the Exynos 2200 SoC. In some regions, the handset may have a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC under the hood. It is expected to feature a triple rear camera setup comprising a 50-megapixel primary camera with OIS (optical image stabilization), an 8-megapixel secondary camera, and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens. For selfies, there could be a 10-megapixel front camera. It is claimed to carry a 4,500mAh battery and support 25W wired charging and wireless charging.
The Galaxy S23 FE is expected to cost Rs. 9,999. 54,999 for the 128GB storage variant in India. The 256GB storage model is expected to cost Rs. 9,999. 59,999. For comparison, the Galaxy S23 was launched in India in February this year with a starting price of Rs. 9,999. 74,999.