December 3, 2020 5:13 AM

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
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Brand: Samsung
Category: Phones
  • Display: 6.6 Inches
  • Processor: Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Camera: 48MP+8MP+5MP+5MP
  • Battery: 5000 mAh

DealNTech Rating

The overall phone rating shown here is based on review by our editors.

8.5
  • Design 8 / 10
  • Display 8 / 10
  • Perfomance 8 / 10
  • Software 9 / 10
  • Camera 8 / 10
  • Features 9 / 10
  • Battery Life 9 / 10
  • Connectivity 9 / 10

In the first place, the specification of Samsung Galaxy A42 5G includes a 6.6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with the resolution of 1080 × 2400 pixels. The aspect ratio of the display is 20:9 and the pixel density is 399 PPI. Above all, it runs on Snapdragon 750 5G processor paired with 4GB/6GB/8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Also, Samsung Galaxy A42 5G supports microSD card up to 1TB for additional storage.

The phone runs on the Android 10 operating system with One UI 2.5 on top of it. It has a 5000 mAh non-removable battery with 15W fast charging.

In the camera department, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G sports quad rear camera setup: a 48MP wide lens, an 8MP ultrawide lens, a 5MP macro lens and a 5MP lens for depth sensing. In contrast, the front camera gets a 20MP shooter.

The phone measures 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm and weighs 190 grams. It is available in Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White and Prism Dot Gray colours.

The pricing of the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G might start at Rs. 31,999 in India.

The Samsung Galaxy A42 5G was announced on October 9, 2020.

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Samsung Galaxy A42 5G - Full Specifications

General

Phone Name Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Launch Date October 9, 2020
Price in India Rs. 31,999 (Expected)
Status The stage of a phone within its life cycle. Announced

Body

Dimensions 164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight 190 g
Colours Prism Dot Black, Prism Dot White, Prism Dot Gray
IP Rating No

Display

Type Super AMOLED capacitive
Touch Screen
Screen Size 6.6 inches
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Refresh Rate 60 Hz
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Pixel Density 399 PPI
Colour Depth 16 Million
Protection No

Processor

Chipset Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750 5G (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core
Clock Speed 2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 + 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570
GPU Adreno 619

Memory

RAM 4GB/6GB/8GB
Internal Storage 128GB
Card Slot
SD Card Capacity Up to 1TB

Software

Operating System Android 10
User Interface One UI 2.5

Camera

Rear Camera Quad: 48MP with f/1.8 aperture + 8MP with f/2.2 aperture + 5MP with f/2.4 aperture + 5MP with f/2.4 aperture
Primary Features HDR, Panorama
Rear Flash
Front Camera Single: 20MP with f/2.2 aperture
Selfie Features HDR
Front Flash

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po
Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery
Charging 15W Fast charging

Connectivity

NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 and 5 GHz), WiFi Direct
Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.0, A2DP, LE
USB USB Type-C 2.0
Headphone Jack Yes, 3.5mm

Network

Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Dual Hybrid Nano SIM
Network Support 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G

Special Features

Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Fingerprint (under display)