- The Samsung Galaxy S21 has been detailed in a brand new FCC itemizing.
- The itemizing additionally confirms the cellphone’s chipset, wi-fi expertise help, and battery.
To date we’ve seen renders, leaked advertising movies, and prolonged specs leaks of the Samsung Galaxy S21 this month. Now, it’s the FCC’s flip to spill the beans.
One member of the flagship trio, bearing the mannequin quantity SM-G991U, just lately handed by way of the US certification company confirming a lot of key specs. Judging by the mannequin quantity, the cellphone is more likely to be the bottom Galaxy S21 mannequin.
For starters, the itemizing mentions that the Galaxy S21 will arrive with the Snapdragon 888 chipset (half quantity SM8350). It’s nearly a provided that Samsung launches its new flagships with the range-topping Qualcomm silicon, however the FCC now confirms it. For these in conventional Exynos areas hoping they’ll obtain the Snapdragon variant, it’s nonetheless doubtless the Exynos 2100 will pilot the brand new units in your space.
Past silicon, the FCC additionally confirms the wi-fi applied sciences the Galaxy S21 will help. The sequence will convey mmWave 5G smarts, whereas we will additionally count on Wi-Fi 6 and NFC help, too.
The itemizing additionally sheds gentle on the Galaxy S21’s battery. An influence cell with the quantity EB-BG991ABY was first noticed on China’s 3C again in September, and it now makes an look right here. Though no battery capability is supplied by the FCC, the 3C itemizing suggests it weighs in at 4,000mAh — unchanged from the Galaxy S20. As per earlier leaks, solely the Galaxy S21 Plus is about to achieve within the battery division in comparison with the Galaxy S20 Plus.
Lastly, there’s additionally point out of a journey charger — particularly mannequin quantity EP-TA800. The 25W USB-C charger is at the moment bought by Samsung, nevertheless it’s unclear if will probably be included within the field alongside the Galaxy S21 sequence. Rumors have swirled since July about Samsung’s potential ditching of the bundled charger.
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The FCC’s reveal is the newest morsel of information to emerge this week and comes after a purported promotional reel of the Galaxy S21 Plus shed extra gentle on the cellphone sequence’ design.
It stays unclear when the Galaxy S21 sequence will launch, however judging by the growing variety of leaks, an early January look is beginning to look increasingly more doubtless.