Samsung Galaxy A42 5G

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
Brand: Samsung
Category: Mobiles
  • Launch Coming Soon
  • Chipset Octa Core 2.2 GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G
  • RAM (GB) 6 GB
  • Display 2400 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP, Quad camera setup: 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens, 5-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens and a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens
  • Operating System Android 10, One UI 2.1
  • Battery 5000 mAh, 15W charging technology
  • Expandable 1 TB, Micro SD card

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

6

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G features a 6.6-inches Super AMOLED dewdrop-notch display. It boasts an FHD+ screen resolution and carries support for an in-display fingerprint scanner. The phone is powered by an octa-core SoC that has a maximum clock speed of 2.2GHz. The chipset is believed to be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G.

Samsung Galaxy A42 comes in three variants – 4GB/6GB/8GB of RAM with 128GB onboard storage. The storage is expandable up to 1TB via micro SD card.

 

On the camera front, the phone has quad cameras at the back with a combination of a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens, 5-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens and a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens. There is a 20 megapixels selfie camera at the front with f/2.2 aperture.

Samsung Galaxy A42 5G  is fuelled by a 5000mAh non-removable battery with 15W maximum charging technology. It runs Android 10 with One UI 2.1. Connectivity features are 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm audio jack. The phone measures 164.4×75.9×8.6mm and weighs 190 grams.

Specs

Display

Type Full HD+, Super AMOLED dewdrop-notch display
Resolution 2400 x 1080 pixels
Screen Size 6.6 inches

Operating System And Processor

Processor Octa Core 2.2 GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G
Operating System Android 10, One UI 2.1

Memory

RAM 6 GB
Internal Memory 128 GB
Expandable 1 TB, Micro SD card

Camera

Rear Camera 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP, Quad camera setup: 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens, 5-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens and a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens
Front Camera 20 MP, with f/2.2 aperture
Image Stablizer No
Flash Yes, LED flash
Video Recording Yes, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps

Dimension

Design Bar

Battery

Capacity 5000 mAh, 15W charging technology
Type Non Removable

Multimedia

Radio Yes
Media Player Yes, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC
Video Player Yes, MP4/WMV/H.264

Connectivity

Network 2G
GSM/CDMA GSM
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
WiFi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Internet EDGE
GPS Yes
USB Type-C, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
HDMI No
Headphone Connector 3.5 mm
SIM Dual
NFC Yes

Additional Feature

Sensors
Built in Applications Yes
Warrenty 1 Year
Dustproof No
Shockproof No
Water Resistant No
Keypad Touchscreen, Capacitive Multipoint-Touch
Water Proof No