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Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition leak reveals a 120Hz display, Snapdragon 865

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite review
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite review (Image credit: Apoorva Bhardwaj / Android Central)

What you need to know

  • The Galaxy S20 "Fan Edition" will apparently be powered by a Snapdragon 865 chipset.
  • It is also rumored to feature a 120Hz display with a 3.3mm hole-punch cutout.
  • Samsung is expected to launch the phone in the fourth quarter of the year.

Last month, a report had claimed that Samsung is working on a successor to the Galaxy S10 Lite, called the Galaxy S20 "Fan Edition." More details on the upcoming phone have now surfaced, courtesy of tipster Ice Universe.

The tipster claims the Samsung Galaxy S20 Fan Edition will be powered by the same Snapdragon 865 chipset as the other Galaxy S20 series phones. This isn't surprising, however, as the Galaxy S10 Lite runs on the same Snapdragon 855 chipset as the flagship Galaxy S10 models. More interestingly, the phone is tipped to feature a 120Hz display. Just like the standard Galaxy S20, the Fan Edition will come with an Infinity-O display.

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Another feature that the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition is rumored to have in common with the flagship Galaxy S20 models is IP68 water resistance. In his latest tweet, the tipster has also suggested that the phone will be priced competitively. Thanks to 5G connectivity and other hardware upgrades, however, we don't expect the S20 Fan Edition to be as affordable as the Galaxy S10 Lite. It is expected to be launched worldwide in October.

Galaxy S10 Lite

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite

The Galaxy S10 Lite is Samsung's "value flagship" phone, offering a Snapdragon 855 chipset and excellent battery life. You also get a triple-camera setup at the rear with a 48MP primary sensor and a 32MP selfie camera.

Babu Mohan
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7 Comments
  • The Android world doesn't need more phones, it needs longer term software support from all manufacturers. Good gracious Samsung.... Samsung Galaxy Z Flip [2020] Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 [2020] Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite [January] Samsung Galaxy Note 20/Note 20 Plus/Note 20 Ultra 5G [August] Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite [January 2020] Samsung Galaxy S20 [February 2020] Samsung Galaxy S20+ [February 2020] Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra [February 2020] Samsung Galaxy A51 [December 2019][12] Samsung Galaxy A71 [December 2019][12] Samsung Galaxy A01 [December 2019][13] Samsung Galaxy A11 [March 2020][14] Samsung Galaxy A41 [March 2020][15] Samsung Galaxy A31 [March 2020][16] Samsung Galaxy A21 [April 2020][17] Samsung Galaxy A51 5G [April 2020][18] Samsung Galaxy A71 5G [April 2020][18] Samsung Galaxy A Quantum [May 2020][19] Samsung Galaxy A21s [May 2020][20] Samsung Galaxy A71 5G UW [July 2020][21] Samsung Galaxy M31[26] [February 2020] Samsung Galaxy M21[27] [March 2020] Samsung Galaxy M11[28] [March 2020] Samsung Galaxy M01[29] [June 2020]
  • I'm more weirded out that you took the time to post all of this...
  • If you were replying me, it was a simple copy/paste from Wikipedia.
  • This will be exciting, hopefully it'll come in more colors
  • FFS stick to a name: S10e
    S10 Lite
    S20 Fan Edition
  • So what's actually different?
  • Who needs updates when you can buy a new phone!!!!!! Yay! /end sarcasm Bye Samsung, Pixel will be my last ditch effort at the Android platform