Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
The best Android phone overall
Bottom line: Samsung’s Galaxy S20 FE, affordable 5G offers most of what makes the Galaxy S20+ so good in a cheaper and more colorful package.
Display 6.5-inch OLED, 2400×1080, 120Hz refresh rate
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Cameras 12MP primary, 8MP telephoto, 12MP ultrawide, 32MP selfie
Charging 15W wired, Qi wireless charging
Battery 4,500 mAh
Water Resistance IP68
Flat 120Hz display is terrific
All-day battery life
Promised three years of software updates
Impressive cameras with 3x optical zoom
Sturdy design with fun color options
Not every color option is available everywhere
The camera can be slow to load
Samsung clearly understands that 2020 is a hard year for people the Galaxy S20 FE is a value flagship that really doesn’t skimp. It’s based on the successful foundation of the $1,200 Galaxy S20+, featuring a spacious 6.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display with a luxurious 120Hz refresh rate, a Snapdragon 865, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and an all-day 4,500mAh battery.
It has a tag price of $700, Samsung made some compromises such as a backglass for colorful plastic — the FE is available in six different colors
Still, the phone has everything we can expect on a high-end phone and performs just as well. Powered by Samsung’s One UI 2.5 the company’s promising three years of platform and security updates, ensuring Android features well into the next years.
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