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- Samsung’s inexpensive Galaxy S20 cellphone may launch in October.
- It’s believed to be a watered-down model of the prevailing Galaxy S20.
- It may are available in blue, white, and violet colorways.
Earlier this month, rumors emerged about an upcoming inexpensive cellphone in Samsung’s Galaxy S20 line. The machine is seemingly referred to as the Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition internally and is believed to be the Galaxy S10 Lite of 2020. Now, South Korean media outlet ETNews stories that Samsung will launch this “economical model” of the Galaxy S20 in October.
The publication claims that the cheaper Galaxy S20 is a part of Samsung’s efforts to revive its smartphone gross sales within the second half of the 12 months. The firm appears to have taken a giant hit due to the continued coronavirus pandemic, and to offset this, it reportedly plans on launching three new smartphones between August and October.
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As per the report, the Galaxy Note 20 will launch first in August, adopted by the Galaxy Fold 2 in September, and the “Galaxy S20 Pen Edition” in October. We’re unsure if it’s only a case of being misplaced in translation or if Samsung will really name the cellphone the Galaxy S20 Pen Edition. The identify strongly hints at S-Pen assist, however that doesn’t make a lot sense and would additional blur the traces between the Galaxy S and Note sequence.
Nonetheless, the actual fact that one won’t need to shell out $1,000 on a Samsung flagship is thrilling sufficient to carry our consideration. According to SamMobile, the so-called Galaxy S20 Fan Edition/Pen Edition may launch in blue, violet, and white colorways. The outlet has additionally discovered from a supply that the cellphone ought to carry 128GB storage onboard. There’s nonetheless no phrase about its processor, value, or some other key specs.
Hopefully Samsung is utilizing the Galaxy S10e as a template of kinds for the brand new machine, as this mannequin delivered a extra inexpensive price ticket whereas nonetheless providing an incredible flagship-level expertise.
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