Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 3D model Evan Blass

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  • A new rumor suggests that Samsung could launch the Galaxy S21 FE on September 8.
  • This would be earlier than the Galaxy S20 FE’s debut but later than the initially rumored launch date.

Samsung‘s hotly-anticipated Galaxy S21 FE could land as soon as next week according to info garnered by YouTuber and tipster Mauri QHD.

Per the rumor, the tipped launch date of the Galaxy S21 FE is now Wednesday, September 8. The date reportedly stems from a Samsung employee, but we’d nonetheless caution against circling your calendar in permanent ink just yet.

samsung galaxy s21 fe rumored launch date

There is, however, plenty of evidence to suggest a launch is imminent. The Galaxy S21 FE was recently spotted on the Google Play Console and the Bluetooth SIG websites. The phone was also spied passing through the FCC in late June. It’s also worth noting that Samsung launched the Galaxy S20 FE in mid-September last year, adding some support to a launch date next month.

When the phone eventually lands, there’s no telling if you’ll be able to get your hands on one. We’ve seen reports suggesting limited rollouts across the US and Europe only, a symptom of the ongoing global chip shortage. Regions that do receive the Galaxy S21 FE could be in for a sizeable price cut over its predecessor, too. Again, we’ll have to wait for the official availability and pricing details.

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